The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 52 57 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 14 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.34% 2.56% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 3.42% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 4
Average salary £25,000 £34,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.53% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,100 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,800 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -0.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
481 439 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.43% 75.04% 65.36%
Number of salaries quoted 400 398 264
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
System Testing
South Wales

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing.

1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) ISEB
3 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
4 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
4 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
4 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Legal
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.53%) XPath
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) XSLT
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) ClearQuest
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) JSP
7 1 (5.26%) XBRL
7 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (5.26%) UNIX
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) ClearQuest
2 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) XML
1 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.53%) XSLT
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) JSP
3 1 (5.26%) XBRL
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
2 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
2 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
2 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
1 3 (15.79%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) XPath
2 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) ISEB
1 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago