The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 171 137 149
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +12
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 11 43 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.29% 1.17% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 1.41% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 39 11
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £50,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
System Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3318 3050 2498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.04% 82.68% 78.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2733 2510 2053
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 the East Midlands

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

System Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

System Testing Salary Trend in the East Midlands

System Testing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

System Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the East Midlands 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
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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
Northamptonshire +7 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Derbyshire -20 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Leicestershire +8 2 £33,500 -20.89%
Nottinghamshire -38 1 - -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 16 (59.26%) Test Strategy
1 16 (59.26%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (55.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 15 (55.56%) Finance
3 14 (51.85%) Project Management
3 14 (51.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (51.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (48.15%) System Integration Testing
5 12 (44.44%) Demand Management
6 11 (40.74%) Test Management
6 11 (40.74%) Banking
6 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
7 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.81%) QA
8 4 (14.81%) SQL
9 3 (11.11%) Java
9 3 (11.11%) EAI
9 3 (11.11%) webMethods
9 3 (11.11%) Process Management
9 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (11.11%) Business Development
9 3 (11.11%) Big Data
9 3 (11.11%) Business Analytics
9 3 (11.11%) Analytics
10 2 (7.41%) jQuery
10 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
10 2 (7.41%) Line Management
10 2 (7.41%) Degree
10 2 (7.41%) Windows Vista

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) ADSL
1 1 (3.70%) PSTN
1 1 (3.70%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
1 2 (7.41%) TestPartner
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Test Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Process Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Support Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
4 1 (3.70%) Process Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Testing Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) jQuery
2 1 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) XHTML
2 1 (3.70%) Ajax
2 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.70%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.70%) Blog
1 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Vista
1 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) User Acceptance Testing
1 16 (59.26%) Test Strategy
2 15 (55.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 14 (51.85%) Project Management
3 14 (51.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (51.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (48.15%) System Integration Testing
5 12 (44.44%) Demand Management
6 11 (40.74%) Test Management
6 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
7 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) EAI
8 3 (11.11%) Process Management
8 3 (11.11%) Business Development
8 3 (11.11%) Business Analytics
8 3 (11.11%) Analytics
9 2 (7.41%) Line Management
9 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) webMethods
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe
3 1 (3.70%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) BT
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Zend