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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 68 71 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 7 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.97% 0.13% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.16% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 18
Median salary £46,000 £28,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -37.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £28,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
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
601 621 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 83.36% 81.50% 89.06%
Number of salaries quoted 496 511 435
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,250
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 Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry 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 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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Coventry

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 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 Coventry region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Coaching
3 4 (33.33%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) People Management
4 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (25.00%) V-Model
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) COM+
5 2 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) Progress 4GL
5 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Subject Matter Expert
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) COM+
2 1 (8.33%) EDI
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Coaching
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (25.00%) People Management
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) V-Model
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Progress 4GL
3 2 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware