The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 97 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 7 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.63% 0.88% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.16% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 10
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,150
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £23,950 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
System Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
918 687 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.00% 75.33% 75.11%
Number of salaries quoted 725 597 614
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

System Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheltenham +1 1 £50,000 +25.00%
System Testing
South West

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) Test Management
3 3 (27.27%) Change Control
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Web Design
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) CMS
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) Cognos
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) JBoss Seam

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss Seam
3 1 (9.09%) JPA
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Test Management
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
2 3 (27.27%) Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos