The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 115 115 105
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 24 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.10% 1.39% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.68% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 20
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £48,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +2.56%
System Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1795 1662 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 82.57% 82.36% 78.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1292 1183
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
Watford -1 9 £37,500 -5.66%
Stevenage - 5 £35,000 -
St Albans - 2 £60,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £62,500 -
System Testing
East of England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 15 (39.47%) SQL
3 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (34.21%) Oracle
4 13 (34.21%) QA
5 11 (28.95%) Unix
5 11 (28.95%) Software Testing
6 10 (26.32%) Java
7 9 (23.68%) HTML
7 9 (23.68%) Degree
8 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
8 8 (21.05%) XML
9 7 (18.42%) CSS
9 7 (18.42%) Business Development
9 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
10 6 (15.79%) Manual Testing
10 6 (15.79%) Project Governance
10 6 (15.79%) MVC
10 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (15.79%) Legal
10 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
10 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
10 6 (15.79%) ETL
11 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
11 5 (13.16%) J2EE
11 5 (13.16%) Windows
11 5 (13.16%) JIRA
11 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (7.89%) IIS
1 3 (7.89%) Liferay
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.63%) JCAPS
3 1 (2.63%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.63%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.89%) MySQL
3 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) DB2
5 1 (2.63%) DbVisualizer
5 1 (2.63%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
1 5 (13.16%) LabVIEW
2 4 (10.53%) HP UFT
2 4 (10.53%) Selenium
3 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) PHPUnit
3 3 (7.89%) Vagrant
4 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.26%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.63%) Rational Rose
5 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Legal
3 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
4 4 (10.53%) Retail
5 3 (7.89%) Banking
5 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
6 2 (5.26%) Marketing
7 1 (2.63%) German Language
7 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Test Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Test Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) IT Manager
4 6 (15.79%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 6 (15.79%) Tester
5 5 (13.16%) Development Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Optical Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Test Development Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Manual Tester
6 4 (10.53%) Software Tester
7 3 (7.89%) Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) HTML
2 8 (21.05%) XML
3 7 (18.42%) CSS
4 5 (13.16%) J2EE
4 5 (13.16%) jQuery
5 4 (10.53%) .NET
6 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.89%) ADO.NET
6 3 (7.89%) Ajax
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (7.89%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
6 3 (7.89%) JSON
6 3 (7.89%) LAMP
6 3 (7.89%) Laravel
6 3 (7.89%) LINQ
6 3 (7.89%) RESTful
6 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Physics
3 3 (7.89%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Unix
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Software Testing
3 7 (18.42%) Business Development
3 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
4 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 6 (15.79%) ETL
4 6 (15.79%) Manual Testing
4 6 (15.79%) MVC
4 6 (15.79%) Project Governance
4 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (13.16%) Data Validation
5 5 (13.16%) Quality Management
5 5 (13.16%) Validation
6 4 (10.53%) Functional Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Presales
6 4 (10.53%) Project Management
6 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (10.53%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) Java
3 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.53%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.89%) PHP
5 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (34.21%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) HP
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Informatica
4 1 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) Sun
4 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.63%) webMethods
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago