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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 70 101 84
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -17
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 31 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.80% 0.70% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 0.82% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 6
Average salary £47,500 £39,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.49% +32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,100 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
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
971 978 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 87.64% 85.86% 84.04%
Number of salaries quoted 646 770 656
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 +4 8 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Gloucester +12 6 - -
Stroud - 2 £37,500 -
System Testing
South West

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (68.42%) Perl
2 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 26 (68.42%) Python
3 25 (65.79%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (63.16%) Linux
4 24 (63.16%) Software Engineering
5 23 (60.53%) Waterfall
6 21 (55.26%) Selenium
7 19 (50.00%) Scrum
7 19 (50.00%) Performance Testing
8 18 (47.37%) Integration Testing
8 18 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (47.37%) V-Model
8 18 (47.37%) Automation Testing
8 18 (47.37%) DevOps
8 18 (47.37%) Cucumber
8 18 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (47.37%) System Integration Testing
8 18 (47.37%) SDLC
8 18 (47.37%) Validation
8 18 (47.37%) Oracle
8 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
9 16 (42.11%) Risk Analysis
9 16 (42.11%) Defect Tracking
9 16 (42.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (42.11%) Manual Testing
9 16 (42.11%) Test Automation
10 14 (36.84%) DV Cleared
10 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) Big Data
2 6 (15.79%) Hadoop
2 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 21 (55.26%) Selenium
2 18 (47.37%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.89%) Selenium IDE
3 3 (7.89%) SoapUI
3 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.26%) ClearQuest
4 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Test Engineer
2 18 (47.37%) Integration Engineer
2 18 (47.37%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Software Test Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) ArcSight Specialist
4 6 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Test Specialist
8 1 (2.63%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) XML
2 8 (21.05%) J2EE
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.79%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 24 (63.16%) Linux
3 10 (26.32%) Unix
4 8 (21.05%) Android
4 8 (21.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (65.79%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (63.16%) Software Engineering
4 23 (60.53%) Waterfall
5 19 (50.00%) Performance Testing
5 19 (50.00%) Scrum
6 18 (47.37%) Automation Testing
6 18 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
6 18 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (47.37%) DevOps
6 18 (47.37%) Integration Testing
6 18 (47.37%) SDLC
6 18 (47.37%) System Integration Testing
6 18 (47.37%) Validation
6 18 (47.37%) V-Model
7 16 (42.11%) Defect Tracking
7 16 (42.11%) Manual Testing
7 16 (42.11%) Risk Analysis
7 16 (42.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 16 (42.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) Perl
1 26 (68.42%) Python
2 8 (21.05%) C
2 8 (21.05%) C++
2 8 (21.05%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) VB
3 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) DV Cleared
1 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 8 (21.05%) PhD
3 3 (7.89%) ISEB
3 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) ArcSight
2 6 (15.79%) Blue Coat
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco
2 6 (15.79%) FireEye
2 6 (15.79%) Forcepoint
2 6 (15.79%) Hortonworks
2 6 (15.79%) HP
2 6 (15.79%) Juniper
2 6 (15.79%) Palo Alto
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix
3 2 (5.26%) Remedy
3 2 (5.26%) Sybase
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
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