The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 71 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.28% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
System Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
588 677 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 83.88% 80.12% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 446 533 533
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

System Testing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Dorset

System Testing
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 7 £40,000 - 1
Bournemouth - 2 £43,125 - 2
System Testing
South West

System Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) Unit Testing
3 11 (78.57%) .NET Framework
4 10 (71.43%) Windows
4 10 (71.43%) OO
4 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
4 10 (71.43%) OOD
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) Windows CE
4 10 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (71.43%) .NET Compact Framework
4 10 (71.43%) SDLC
5 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) iPhone
7 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
8 1 (7.14%) Change Control
8 1 (7.14%) LAMP
8 1 (7.14%) Python
8 1 (7.14%) Ruby
8 1 (7.14%) Test Management

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
1 10 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 8 (57.14%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) .NET Framework
3 10 (71.43%) .NET Compact Framework
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Unit Testing
2 10 (71.43%) OO
2 10 (71.43%) OOD
2 10 (71.43%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Test Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
Poole, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £47 - £50 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vitality
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago