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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 57 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.06% 0.27% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.32% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.75%
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
415 308 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 87.92% 83.24% 87.82%
Number of salaries quoted 286 269 261
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,963 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £54,000 £52,500
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 Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (81.82%) Cucumber
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (81.82%) V-Model
2 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 9 (81.82%) Performance Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Integration Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (81.82%) Automation Testing
2 9 (81.82%) DevOps
2 9 (81.82%) System Integration Testing
2 9 (81.82%) SDLC
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Validation
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) Perl
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) Python
3 7 (63.64%) SAN
3 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
3 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 7 (63.64%) Root Cause Analysis

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Cucumber
1 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) ClearQuest
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Integration Engineer
1 9 (81.82%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 9 (81.82%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (81.82%) Automation Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (81.82%) DevOps
2 9 (81.82%) Integration Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Performance Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) SDLC
2 9 (81.82%) System Integration Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Validation
2 9 (81.82%) V-Model
3 7 (63.64%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (63.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Perl
1 9 (81.82%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Remedy
2 2 (18.18%) Sybase
2 2 (18.18%) VMware