The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 169 174 178
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 23 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.58% 0.56% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.73% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 9
Average salary £43,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.68% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3069 3027 3063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.44% 76.89% 77.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2453 2563 2615
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Hampshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Hampshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Southampton +11 8 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Basingstoke -6 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Farnborough - 2 £54,250 -
Portsmouth -13 1 £47,500 +21.79%
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 28 (63.64%) Web Services
2 27 (61.36%) Maven
2 27 (61.36%) Jenkins
3 21 (47.73%) Ant
4 20 (45.45%) JUnit
4 20 (45.45%) Oracle
4 20 (45.45%) Java
4 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 20 (45.45%) XML
4 20 (45.45%) JSP
4 20 (45.45%) E-Commerce
4 20 (45.45%) JMS
4 20 (45.45%) Spring
4 20 (45.45%) JSTL
5 19 (43.18%) Ajax
5 19 (43.18%) JAXB
5 19 (43.18%) Struts
5 19 (43.18%) PL/SQL
6 18 (40.91%) WebLogic
7 16 (36.36%) Regression Testing
8 14 (31.82%) Sun
8 14 (31.82%) Sun Certification
8 14 (31.82%) SQL
8 14 (31.82%) MBCS
8 14 (31.82%) CITP
8 14 (31.82%) OCPJWCD
9 13 (29.55%) Hibernate
10 12 (27.27%) OCPJP
10 12 (27.27%) TDD
11 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 18 (40.91%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.27%) SAS
2 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 4 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (9.09%) SAP CO
2 2 (4.55%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.27%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (61.36%) Maven
1 27 (61.36%) Jenkins
2 21 (47.73%) Ant
3 20 (45.45%) JUnit
4 8 (18.18%) Selenium
4 8 (18.18%) Behat
5 4 (9.09%) TestDirector
6 3 (6.82%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (6.82%) JIRA
6 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.55%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (4.55%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.55%) LoadRunner
8 1 (2.27%) Subversion
8 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) General Ledger
3 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Java Developer
1 20 (45.45%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Senior Test Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Test Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Test Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.27%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (63.64%) Web Services
2 20 (45.45%) XML
2 20 (45.45%) JSP
2 20 (45.45%) JMS
2 20 (45.45%) Spring
2 20 (45.45%) JSTL
3 19 (43.18%) Ajax
3 19 (43.18%) JAXB
3 19 (43.18%) Struts
4 13 (29.55%) Hibernate
5 10 (22.73%) Gherkin
6 6 (13.64%) JDBC
7 1 (2.27%) Flash
7 1 (2.27%) Servlets
7 1 (2.27%) .NET
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) Firmware
2 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.82%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 16 (36.36%) Regression Testing
3 12 (27.27%) TDD
4 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (25.00%) BDD
5 10 (22.73%) User Stories
5 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
6 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
6 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 7 (15.91%) Automation Testing
9 6 (13.64%) Test Management
9 6 (13.64%) Integration Testing
9 6 (13.64%) Migration
10 4 (9.09%) Change Management
10 4 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (9.09%) Performance Testing
10 4 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
10 4 (9.09%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) Java
1 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 19 (43.18%) PL/SQL
3 14 (31.82%) SQL
4 3 (6.82%) Python
5 2 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) VC++
6 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.27%) Ruby
6 1 (2.27%) Groovy
6 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Sun Certification
1 14 (31.82%) OCPJWCD
1 14 (31.82%) CITP
1 14 (31.82%) MBCS
2 12 (27.27%) OCPJP
3 5 (11.36%) ISEB
4 4 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.82%) ACCA
5 3 (6.82%) CIMA
6 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle
2 14 (31.82%) Sun
3 4 (9.09%) Fujitsu
3 4 (9.09%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) CA
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago