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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 68 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.16% - 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% - 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
549 451 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 85.38% 81.26% 81.54%
Number of salaries quoted 463 350 410
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Telematics
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA