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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 106 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 8 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.69% 1.73% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.97% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 4
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1038 914 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 89.79% 87.72% 80.02%
Number of salaries quoted 816 748 564
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 4 £28,750 -
Gloucester -9 1 £45,000 -
System Testing
South West

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 17 (80.95%) Linux
1 17 (80.95%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (76.19%) Python
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) Windows
4 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 14 (66.67%) Perl
4 14 (66.67%) Automation Testing
4 14 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
4 14 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
4 14 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
4 14 (66.67%) Integration Testing
4 14 (66.67%) Manual Testing
4 14 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 14 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (61.90%) Waterfall
5 13 (61.90%) Cucumber
5 13 (61.90%) V-Model
5 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (61.90%) Performance Testing
5 13 (61.90%) Selenium
5 13 (61.90%) SDLC
5 13 (61.90%) DevOps
5 13 (61.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (61.90%) Oracle
5 13 (61.90%) Validation
5 13 (61.90%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Cucumber
1 13 (61.90%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Test Engineer
2 14 (66.67%) Integration Engineer
2 14 (66.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) ArcSight Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) ASP Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Classic ASP Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) DBA
4 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) Classic ASP
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) Django
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 14 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
3 14 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 14 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 14 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
3 14 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 14 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
3 14 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 13 (61.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (61.90%) DevOps
4 13 (61.90%) Performance Testing
4 13 (61.90%) Scrum
4 13 (61.90%) SDLC
4 13 (61.90%) Validation
4 13 (61.90%) V-Model
4 13 (61.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Python
2 14 (66.67%) Perl
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
3 2 (9.52%) Blue Coat
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) FireEye
3 2 (9.52%) Forcepoint
3 2 (9.52%) Hortonworks
3 2 (9.52%) Juniper
3 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto