The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 93 95 101
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.31% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.42% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £32,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £46,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +2.56%
System Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1151 1204 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.35% 86.93% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 775 752 803
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) UML
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) VBScript
4 3 (42.86%) VB
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) VBA
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) XSL
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Marketing
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
4 3 (42.86%) VB6
4 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Checkstyle
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) FindBugs
2 1 (14.29%) ReSharper
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Applications Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) CMS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
2 3 (42.86%) XSL
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
3 1 (14.29%) JAX-WS
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) LESS
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) VB6
2 3 (42.86%) VBA
2 3 (42.86%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Fortify
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (14.29%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
Edinburgh
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + 30% Benefits (£47k package)
Posted: 14 days ago