The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 56 59 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -27
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.25% 0.58% 4.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.69% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,150
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.67%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
System Testing
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
330 288 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 81.08% 83.24% 71.31%
Number of salaries quoted 272 245 166
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

System Testing
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Cheltenham

System Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss Seam
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss Seam
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL