The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 204 201 200
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 43 69 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 0.93% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.09% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 43 45
Median salary £42,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £57,700 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5476 6305 6494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.47% 85.02% 83.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 5280 5272
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 the East of England

System Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

System Testing Salary Trend in the East of England

System Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in the East of England

System Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +1 21 £65,000 +80.55% 3
Hertfordshire +8 9 £29,500 -32.18% 1
Suffolk -1 6 £34,500 +2.22% 1
Bedfordshire +21 5 £41,750 +11.33% 2
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £43,000 -6.01%
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 39 (46.99%) SQL
2 23 (27.71%) Finance
3 21 (25.30%) Oracle
4 19 (22.89%) Regression Testing
5 18 (21.69%) .NET
6 17 (20.48%) QA
7 16 (19.28%) PL/SQL
7 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (16.87%) C#
8 14 (16.87%) Web Services
9 13 (15.66%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 13 (15.66%) Oracle EBS
9 13 (15.66%) Oracle HRMS
9 13 (15.66%) Oracle Payroll
9 13 (15.66%) Oracle BI EE
9 13 (15.66%) Oracle EBS R12
10 12 (14.46%) MSTest
10 12 (14.46%) Rhino Mocks
10 12 (14.46%) Entity Framework
10 12 (14.46%) WCF
10 12 (14.46%) WPF
10 12 (14.46%) Silverlight
10 12 (14.46%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (14.46%) Unit Testing
10 12 (14.46%) .NET Framework
10 12 (14.46%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (14.46%) Technical Analysis
10 12 (14.46%) TDD
10 12 (14.46%) ISEB
10 12 (14.46%) OOP

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.61%) JBoss
1 3 (3.61%) MQSeries
1 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.20%) CMS
3 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.20%) InCopy
2 1 (1.20%) InDesign
2 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (15.66%) Oracle EBS R12
1 13 (15.66%) Oracle HRMS
1 13 (15.66%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 13 (15.66%) Oracle Payroll
2 3 (3.61%) AWD
3 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) Oracle BI EE
2 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.02%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (6.02%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.61%) DB2
4 3 (3.61%) DbVisualizer
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (14.46%) MSTest
1 12 (14.46%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (4.82%) LabVIEW
2 4 (4.82%) Selenium
3 3 (3.61%) HP UFT
3 3 (3.61%) LoadRunner
3 3 (3.61%) Subversion
3 3 (3.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (27.71%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Retail
3 6 (7.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Legal
4 2 (2.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (50.60%) Analyst
2 14 (16.87%) Support Analyst
3 13 (15.66%) Functional Analyst
3 13 (15.66%) Oracle Analyst
3 13 (15.66%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 13 (15.66%) Test Analyst
4 12 (14.46%) Software Analyst
4 12 (14.46%) Tester
5 10 (12.05%) Developer
6 9 (10.84%) Software Tester
7 7 (8.43%) Applications Manager
7 7 (8.43%) C# Developer
7 7 (8.43%) QA Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) QA Tester
7 7 (8.43%) Software QA Tester
8 6 (7.23%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.23%) SQL Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Data Manager
9 5 (6.02%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.69%) .NET
2 14 (16.87%) Web Services
3 12 (14.46%) .NET Framework
3 12 (14.46%) Entity Framework
3 12 (14.46%) Silverlight
3 12 (14.46%) WCF
3 12 (14.46%) WPF
4 11 (13.25%) Unity DI Container
5 6 (7.23%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.82%) HTML
6 4 (4.82%) J2EE
7 3 (3.61%) Flash
7 3 (3.61%) Middleware
7 3 (3.61%) XML
8 1 (1.20%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.82%) Fintech
3 4 (4.82%) Physics
4 3 (3.61%) AS400
4 3 (3.61%) iSeries
5 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.41%) EPoS
5 2 (2.41%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.20%) Blog
6 1 (1.20%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.20%) User Experience
6 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.23%) Unix
2 3 (3.61%) Linux
2 3 (3.61%) Windows
3 1 (1.20%) Android
3 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.89%) Regression Testing
2 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.46%) OOP
3 12 (14.46%) TDD
3 12 (14.46%) Technical Analysis
3 12 (14.46%) Unit Testing
3 12 (14.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (13.25%) Dependency Injection
4 11 (13.25%) Software Testing
5 8 (9.64%) Automated Testing
6 7 (8.43%) Manual Testing
6 7 (8.43%) Scrum
7 6 (7.23%) E-Commerce
7 6 (7.23%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (7.23%) SDLC
7 6 (7.23%) Web Development
8 5 (6.02%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.82%) Software Architecture
9 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 39 (46.99%) SQL
2 16 (19.28%) PL/SQL
3 14 (16.87%) C#
4 12 (14.46%) T-SQL
5 11 (13.25%) XAML
6 6 (7.23%) Java
7 4 (4.82%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.41%) C
10 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) ISEB
2 2 (2.41%) CBAP
2 2 (2.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.48%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (25.30%) Oracle
2 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.23%) IBM
4 3 (3.61%) HP
4 3 (3.61%) MKS
4 3 (3.61%) Toshiba
5 1 (1.20%) Adobe
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