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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 73 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.32% 0.17% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.22% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
534 461 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 84.49% 77.09% 82.46%
Number of salaries quoted 467 371 362
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 £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 2 (22.22%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (11.11%) Telematics
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
Coventry, Warwickshire
TechnoRecruit
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