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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 58 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 17 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.58% 0.70% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 0.97% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 1
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
System Testing
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
553 618 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 83.92% 72.20% 78.84%
Number of salaries quoted 488 512 504
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 Guildford

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

System Testing
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Guildford

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Guildford

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
3 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
4 8 (40.00%) CMDB
4 8 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 8 (40.00%) Firewall
5 6 (30.00%) MySQL
5 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) QA
6 4 (20.00%) Information Security
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (10.00%) SOAP
8 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
8 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
8 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
8 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
9 1 (5.00%) Analytics
9 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
9 1 (5.00%) Predictive Modelling

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (5.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) OLAP
2 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Hardware Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Tester
3 2 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Process Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.00%) SAS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) CMDB
2 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Information Security
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
7 1 (5.00%) Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (5.00%) Use Case
7 1 (5.00%) ERP
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft