The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 100 58 109
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +51
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 9 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.64% 2.47% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 3.35% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 6
Average salary £105,000 £35,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+200.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,800 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -0.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1058 717 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 74.82% 73.69% 73.70%
Number of salaries quoted 850 614 878
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
System Testing
East of England

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

System Testing
Salary Trend in Essex

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Essex

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Essex

System Testing
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 2 - -
Chelmsford -12 1 £62,500 +4.16% 1
System Testing
East of England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Wealth Management
1 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) ISEB
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) MKS
4 2 (14.29%) Legal
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (14.29%) Logistics
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (14.29%) QA
4 2 (14.29%) AWD
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Management
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Bug Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Web 2.0

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Programme Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Release Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Validation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Wealth Management
1 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Logistics
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Test Management
3 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Bug Management
4 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) JBoss
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) MKS
2 1 (7.14%) Kofax
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago