The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 64 72 64
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 3 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.47% 0.14% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.17% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Median salary £26,500 £29,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.16% +18.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
System Testing
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
530 594 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 83.33% 84.74% 83.82%
Number of salaries quoted 462 482 475
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £28,614
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

System Testing
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Cardiff region.

System Testing Salary Trend in Cardiff

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
1 9 (64.29%) jQuery
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) Intranet
5 4 (28.57%) Web Development
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
6 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Subversion
7 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (14.29%) Drupal
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
7 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 2 (14.29%) HTML5
7 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) SOAP
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 2 (14.29%) Java

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) ColdFusion
1 2 (14.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) BGP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) HSRP
2 1 (7.14%) NX-OS
2 1 (7.14%) OSPF
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Toad
2 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Junior
2 5 (35.71%) Junior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Junior PHP Developer
4 3 (21.43%) PHP Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) jQuery
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) Sass
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
2 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 2 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Rally
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds