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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 192 202 187
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 70 67 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.92% 0.83% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.03% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 32
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,800 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £94,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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 6476 6142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 81.76% 80.12% 78.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5151 5343 5212
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 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
Hertfordshire +20 28 £44,500 +5.32%
Essex 0 22 £36,000 -10.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 15 £45,000 +2.27%
Bedfordshire -4 3 £56,500 +197.36%
Suffolk -13 2 £33,750 +12.50%
System Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 61 (43.57%) SQL
2 52 (37.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 48 (34.29%) QA
4 46 (32.86%) Regression Testing
5 42 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (29.29%) Finance
7 38 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (26.43%) Automated Testing
9 33 (23.57%) Java
10 32 (22.86%) Retail
11 31 (22.14%) UNIX
11 31 (22.14%) ISEB
12 29 (20.71%) HTML
13 28 (20.00%) XML
13 28 (20.00%) Linux
14 27 (19.29%) HP
15 26 (18.57%) Windows
15 26 (18.57%) Subversion
15 26 (18.57%) Degree
16 25 (17.86%) JavaScript
16 25 (17.86%) .NET
16 25 (17.86%) HP UFT
17 24 (17.14%) Oracle
17 24 (17.14%) SQL Server
17 24 (17.14%) DB2
17 24 (17.14%) Flash
17 24 (17.14%) WebSphere
17 24 (17.14%) Selenium
17 24 (17.14%) Test Management
18 23 (16.43%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 24 (17.14%) WebSphere
2 20 (14.29%) JBoss
3 15 (10.71%) IIS
4 13 (9.29%) MQSeries
5 5 (3.57%) Apache
6 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.43%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.71%) CMS
8 1 (0.71%) Drupal
8 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.71%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (10.71%) AWD
2 4 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.71%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.71%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.86%) Wireless
2 3 (2.14%) HSPA
2 3 (2.14%) LTE
3 2 (1.43%) FTP
4 1 (0.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.71%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.14%) SQL Server
1 24 (17.14%) DB2
2 23 (16.43%) DbVisualizer
3 7 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.29%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.43%) MySQL
7 2 (1.43%) MS Access
7 2 (1.43%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.71%) Essbase
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.71%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (18.57%) Subversion
2 25 (17.86%) HP UFT
3 24 (17.14%) Selenium
4 15 (10.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 13 (9.29%) LoadRunner
5 13 (9.29%) Cucumber
6 11 (7.86%) WebDriver
7 7 (5.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (4.29%) JIRA
9 3 (2.14%) Bugzilla
9 3 (2.14%) NUnit
10 2 (1.43%) TestDirector
10 2 (1.43%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (1.43%) TestLink
11 1 (0.71%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.71%) Zephyr
11 1 (0.71%) TestNG
11 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.71%) JBehave
11 1 (0.71%) JUnit
General
1 41 (29.29%) Finance
2 32 (22.86%) Retail
3 4 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.86%) Banking
4 2 (1.43%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
5 1 (0.71%) Military
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (29.29%) Analyst
2 28 (20.00%) Tester
3 19 (13.57%) Business Analyst
4 17 (12.14%) Test Manager
5 16 (11.43%) Test Analyst
6 14 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (7.86%) Senior Test Analyst
8 10 (7.14%) Automation Tester
8 10 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
9 9 (6.43%) Developer
10 8 (5.71%) Senior Manager
11 7 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
11 7 (5.00%) QA Manager
11 7 (5.00%) QA Analyst
12 6 (4.29%) Senior QA Manager
12 6 (4.29%) Test Engineer
13 5 (3.57%) Administrator
14 4 (2.86%) Programmer
14 4 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
14 4 (2.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.71%) HTML
2 28 (20.00%) XML
3 25 (17.86%) .NET
4 24 (17.14%) Flash
5 23 (16.43%) J2EE
6 15 (10.71%) Middleware
7 10 (7.14%) RESTful
7 10 (7.14%) Gherkin
8 6 (4.29%) WPF
9 5 (3.57%) Servlets
10 3 (2.14%) HTML5
11 2 (1.43%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.71%) CSS
12 1 (0.71%) LINQ
12 1 (0.71%) jQuery
12 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.71%) NHibernate
12 1 (0.71%) ADO.NET
12 1 (0.71%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.43%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.14%) CMDB
5 2 (1.43%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.43%) User Experience
5 2 (1.43%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.43%) Physics
5 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.71%) AS400
6 1 (0.71%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.71%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.14%) UNIX
2 28 (20.00%) Linux
3 26 (18.57%) Windows
4 6 (4.29%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.86%) Android
7 2 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.43%) VMS
8 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 46 (32.86%) Regression Testing
3 38 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (26.43%) Automated Testing
5 24 (17.14%) Test Management
6 23 (16.43%) Test Automation
7 21 (15.00%) Logistics
8 20 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 16 (11.43%) Software Delivery
10 14 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 14 (10.00%) Project Management
10 14 (10.00%) TDD
10 14 (10.00%) Integration Testing
11 13 (9.29%) Test Scripting
12 12 (8.57%) Manual Testing
12 12 (8.57%) Software Testing
13 11 (7.86%) Business Analysis
13 11 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (7.86%) Asset Management
13 11 (7.86%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (43.57%) SQL
2 33 (23.57%) Java
3 25 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.14%) C#
5 6 (4.29%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.57%) Python
7 4 (2.86%) C++
8 3 (2.14%) C
8 3 (2.14%) VBA
9 1 (0.71%) COBOL
9 1 (0.71%) Perl
9 1 (0.71%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 31 (22.14%) ISEB
2 26 (18.57%) Degree
3 21 (15.00%) ISTQB
4 13 (9.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.71%) PMP
6 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (34.29%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) Firmware
2 1 (0.71%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (19.29%) HP
2 24 (17.14%) Oracle
3 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
4 15 (10.71%) MKS
5 14 (10.00%) IBM
6 11 (7.86%) SAP
7 5 (3.57%) Infor
8 4 (2.86%) Siebel
8 4 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.14%) Cognos
10 2 (1.43%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (1.43%) ESRI
11 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.71%) hybris
11 1 (0.71%) Peregrine
11 1 (0.71%) Siemens
11 1 (0.71%) Remedy
11 1 (0.71%) Computacenter
11 1 (0.71%) EPiServer
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 6 days ago