The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 31 33 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.44% 0.55% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 0.75% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
System Testing
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 134 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 68.35% 74.03% 74.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84 101 228
Average salary £41,650 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

System Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Gloucester

System Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
1 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP