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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
England / East of England
Rank 194 203 214
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 45 54 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 0.78% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.92% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 16
Median salary £31,000 £48,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.41% +34.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £59,100 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%

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
5070 5898 6107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.26% 85.74% 84.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4190 4834 4867
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +21 20 £35,500 -25.26%
Hertfordshire +3 12 £29,500 -32.57%
Bedfordshire +6 9 £31,000 -43.63%
Cambridgeshire +9 3 £28,500 +26.66%
Suffolk +6 1 £35,000 +16.66%
System Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 33 (33.67%) .NET
1 33 (33.67%) QA
2 31 (31.63%) Finance
3 29 (29.59%) Workflow
3 29 (29.59%) Wealth Management
4 28 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 28 (28.57%) Project Management
5 26 (26.53%) Process Management
5 26 (26.53%) Risk Management
5 26 (26.53%) SQL
6 22 (22.45%) Requirements Analysis
7 18 (18.37%) Web Services
8 15 (15.31%) T-SQL
8 15 (15.31%) Technical Analysis
9 14 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (14.29%) WPF
9 14 (14.29%) C#
10 13 (13.27%) OOP
10 13 (13.27%) Configuration Management
10 13 (13.27%) XAML
10 13 (13.27%) .NET Framework
10 13 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (13.27%) TDD
10 13 (13.27%) Silverlight
10 13 (13.27%) WCF
10 13 (13.27%) Unit Testing
10 13 (13.27%) Dependency Injection
10 13 (13.27%) MSTest
10 13 (13.27%) Rhino Mocks
10 13 (13.27%) Entity Framework

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:

Applications
1 8 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.10%) OLTP
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.04%) MS Access
4 2 (2.04%) Power BI
4 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (13.27%) MSTest
1 13 (13.27%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.12%) LabVIEW
4 5 (5.10%) JIRA
4 5 (5.10%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (5.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 31 (31.63%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Retail
2 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (26.53%) Business Manager
1 26 (26.53%) Business Project Manager
1 26 (26.53%) Project Manager
2 20 (20.41%) Analyst
3 18 (18.37%) Developer
4 13 (13.27%) Senior Developer
4 13 (13.27%) Software Project Manager
5 11 (11.22%) .NET Developer
5 11 (11.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (11.22%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (9.18%) SQL Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Applications Manager
7 8 (8.16%) Data Warehouse Manager
7 8 (8.16%) Software Tester
7 8 (8.16%) Tester
8 7 (7.14%) Financial Services Project Manager
9 6 (6.12%) Optical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.67%) .NET
2 18 (18.37%) Web Services
3 14 (14.29%) WPF
4 13 (13.27%) .NET Framework
4 13 (13.27%) Entity Framework
4 13 (13.27%) Silverlight
4 13 (13.27%) Unity DI Container
4 13 (13.27%) WCF
5 9 (9.18%) AngularJS
6 5 (5.10%) SOAP
7 1 (1.02%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.27%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.12%) Physics
5 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.06%) Statistics
7 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.02%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.08%) Windows
2 2 (2.04%) CentOS
2 2 (2.04%) Linux
2 2 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.59%) Wealth Management
1 29 (29.59%) Workflow
2 28 (28.57%) Project Management
2 28 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 26 (26.53%) Process Management
3 26 (26.53%) Risk Management
4 22 (22.45%) Requirements Analysis
5 15 (15.31%) Technical Analysis
6 13 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (13.27%) Configuration Management
6 13 (13.27%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (13.27%) OOP
6 13 (13.27%) TDD
6 13 (13.27%) Unit Testing
7 9 (9.18%) Web Development
8 8 (8.16%) Test Automation
9 7 (7.14%) Change Control
9 7 (7.14%) Manual Testing
9 7 (7.14%) Straight-Through Processing
9 7 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.53%) SQL
2 15 (15.31%) T-SQL
3 14 (14.29%) C#
4 13 (13.27%) XAML
5 7 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.12%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.04%) VB
7 2 (2.04%) VBScript
8 1 (1.02%) ABAP
8 1 (1.02%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Degree
1 4 (4.08%) PhD
2 3 (3.06%) ISEB
3 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (33.67%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.18%) Oracle
3 3 (3.06%) Thunderhead
4 2 (2.04%) Cisco
4 2 (2.04%) hybris
4 2 (2.04%) VMware
5 1 (1.02%) SAP