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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 64 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 2 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.32% 1.68% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 2.12% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £27,300 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £32,900 £29,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
487 377 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 78.93% 79.04% 65.24%
Number of salaries quoted 418 330 240
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) ISEB
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) Star Schema
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Informatica
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Teradata
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
5 1 (9.09%) iSeries
5 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (9.09%) Relational Database

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Star Schema
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
2 1 (9.09%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Informatica
1 1 (9.09%) Teradata