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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 180 203 195
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 74 53 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.94% 0.73% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.94% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 45 31 58
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
6222 5621 6663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.74% 76.96% 74.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5014 4726 5650
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Essex +15 25 £32,500 -19.25%
Bedfordshire +16 24 £23,000 -26.98% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 15 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Hertfordshire -26 7 £43,000 +1.17% 1
Suffolk +9 4 £37,500 -
System Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 56 (40.58%) Microsoft
2 34 (24.64%) Oracle
2 34 (24.64%) Degree
3 31 (22.46%) SQL
4 29 (21.01%) MS Excel
5 23 (16.67%) .NET
6 21 (15.22%) QA
7 20 (14.49%) Finance
8 19 (13.77%) Regression Testing
9 18 (13.04%) ASP.NET
10 16 (11.59%) MS PowerPoint
10 16 (11.59%) C#
11 14 (10.14%) Java
11 14 (10.14%) JavaScript
11 14 (10.14%) Web Services
11 14 (10.14%) Windows
11 14 (10.14%) ISEB
11 14 (10.14%) ISTQB
12 13 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (9.42%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (9.42%) Linux
13 12 (8.70%) Project Management
13 12 (8.70%) Internet
13 12 (8.70%) CMS
13 12 (8.70%) Test Scripting
13 12 (8.70%) Android
14 11 (7.97%) Business Analysis
14 11 (7.97%) Automated Testing
14 11 (7.97%) Wealth Management
14 11 (7.97%) Risk Management

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 12 (8.70%) CMS
2 7 (5.07%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.17%) ArcGIS
3 3 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.72%) Node.js
Applications
1 29 (21.01%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.45%) MS Office
4 1 (0.72%) MS Project
4 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) AWD
2 1 (0.72%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.72%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.72%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.70%) Internet
2 8 (5.80%) WAN
2 8 (5.80%) OSPF
2 8 (5.80%) BGP
2 8 (5.80%) Multicast
3 7 (5.07%) Junos
4 6 (4.35%) SDH
4 6 (4.35%) DWDM
4 6 (4.35%) MPLS
5 5 (3.62%) Firewall
5 5 (3.62%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.62%) Network Security
6 2 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.45%) Wireless
7 1 (0.72%) GPRS
7 1 (0.72%) GSM
7 1 (0.72%) UMTS
7 1 (0.72%) DNS
7 1 (0.72%) WCDMA
7 1 (0.72%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Selenium
1 6 (4.35%) LoadRunner
2 4 (2.90%) JIRA
3 3 (2.17%) Subversion
4 2 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.72%) Grunt
5 1 (0.72%) JUnit
5 1 (0.72%) QUnit
5 1 (0.72%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (14.49%) Finance
2 4 (2.90%) Marketing
2 4 (2.90%) Publishing
3 2 (1.45%) Front Office
3 2 (1.45%) Legal
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.72%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 37 (26.81%) Developer
1 37 (26.81%) Analyst
2 29 (21.01%) Tester
3 25 (18.12%) Junior
4 21 (15.22%) Systems Tester
5 18 (13.04%) Junior Tester
6 16 (11.59%) Test Analyst
7 15 (10.87%) Web Developer
7 15 (10.87%) Business Analyst
8 12 (8.70%) .NET Developer
8 12 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
9 11 (7.97%) Java Developer
10 9 (6.52%) Systems Analyst
11 8 (5.80%) Test Manager
11 8 (5.80%) Network Engineer
12 6 (4.35%) Test Engineer
12 6 (4.35%) Programme Manager
12 6 (4.35%) Service Manager
13 5 (3.62%) MI Developer
13 5 (3.62%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.67%) .NET
2 18 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 14 (10.14%) Web Services
4 10 (7.25%) SOAP
5 9 (6.52%) Hibernate
5 9 (6.52%) Spring
6 8 (5.80%) HTML
7 7 (5.07%) J2EE
7 7 (5.07%) Struts
7 7 (5.07%) JSP
7 7 (5.07%) Servlets
7 7 (5.07%) EJB
7 7 (5.07%) JMS
7 7 (5.07%) JPA
7 7 (5.07%) JSF
8 5 (3.62%) CSS
8 5 (3.62%) jQuery
9 4 (2.90%) WSH
9 4 (2.90%) Middleware
10 3 (2.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.97%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.07%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.62%) Equities
5 3 (2.17%) GIS
6 1 (0.72%) EPoS
6 1 (0.72%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.14%) Windows
2 13 (9.42%) Linux
3 12 (8.70%) Android
4 8 (5.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.77%) Regression Testing
2 13 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (9.42%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (8.70%) Project Management
3 12 (8.70%) Test Scripting
4 11 (7.97%) Business Analysis
4 11 (7.97%) Automated Testing
4 11 (7.97%) Wealth Management
4 11 (7.97%) Risk Management
4 11 (7.97%) UML
5 9 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (6.52%) Data Modelling
5 9 (6.52%) Network Architecture
6 8 (5.80%) Software Engineering
7 6 (4.35%) Software Testing
7 6 (4.35%) Waterfall
7 6 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (4.35%) Scrum
7 6 (4.35%) Programme Management
7 6 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.46%) SQL
2 16 (11.59%) C#
3 14 (10.14%) Java
3 14 (10.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.62%) Perl
4 5 (3.62%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.62%) Python
5 3 (2.17%) C
6 2 (1.45%) C++
6 2 (1.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.45%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.72%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.72%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 34 (24.64%) Degree
2 14 (10.14%) ISEB
2 14 (10.14%) ISTQB
3 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.52%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.62%) CCIE
6 5 (3.62%) JNCIE
7 3 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (40.58%) Microsoft
2 34 (24.64%) Oracle
3 10 (7.25%) SAP
4 7 (5.07%) Juniper
5 5 (3.62%) HP
5 5 (3.62%) Cisco
6 3 (2.17%) Google
7 2 (1.45%) Atmel
7 2 (1.45%) JBoss
7 2 (1.45%) MKS
8 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.72%) Kofax
8 1 (0.72%) Sencha
8 1 (0.72%) EPiServer
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