The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 70 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.92% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +2.56%
System Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
671 578 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 87.71% 86.92% 82.62%
Number of salaries quoted 562 469 334
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

System Testing
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Coventry

System Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (50.00%) V-Model
2 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Electronics
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
4 1 (12.50%) HP UFT

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Validation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Subject Matter Expert
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (50.00%) V-Model
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware