The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 97 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 13 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.78% 0.18% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.23% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £44,250 £45,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,800 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -0.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1379 860 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.17% 78.32% 73.69%
Number of salaries quoted 896 490 750
Average salary £42,500 £44,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
System Testing
Scotland

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

System Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Edinburgh

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (44.44%) ISEB
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) UNIX
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
4 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 4 (22.22%) QA
5 4 (22.22%) Product Management
5 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 4 (22.22%) Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) Selenium
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
7 2 (11.11%) Windows
7 2 (11.11%) Informatica
7 2 (11.11%) PowerExchange
7 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
7 2 (11.11%) XSLT
7 2 (11.11%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) Java
7 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (11.11%) Python

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (11.11%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) FogBugz
2 1 (5.56%) Fiddler
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Tester
3 4 (22.22%) QA Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) QA Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Quality Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Informatica Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) RPG Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) XSLT
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) UNIX
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 4 (22.22%) Product Management
3 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 4 (22.22%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Test Management
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Web Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) RPG IV
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) RPG
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) ISEB
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Informatica
1 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
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