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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 86 79 59
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.12% 0.13% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.16% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
645 635 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 76.97% 85.12% 76.91%
Number of salaries quoted 497 521 305
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell