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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 129 134 145
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 5 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.24% 1.07% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 1.31% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
Median salary £40,000 £51,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +46.42%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1736 1992 2172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.85% 82.35% 81.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1438 1609 1779
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire 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 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 24 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Watford +8 3 £40,000 -
Hitchin - 1 £28,500 -
System Testing
East of England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Retail
4 9 (37.50%) Unix
5 8 (33.33%) J2EE
5 8 (33.33%) Legal
6 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
6 7 (29.17%) Business Development
6 7 (29.17%) Project Governance
6 7 (29.17%) Java
7 6 (25.00%) IBM
7 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Validation
8 5 (20.83%) XML
8 5 (20.83%) Presales
8 5 (20.83%) QA
8 5 (20.83%) Data Validation
8 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
8 5 (20.83%) Quality Management
8 5 (20.83%) HTML
8 5 (20.83%) Oracle
8 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
9 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 4 (16.67%) WebSphere

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.50%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) JCAPS
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) DB2
2 3 (12.50%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 3 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Rational Rose
3 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Retail
3 8 (33.33%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Test Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) IT Manager
2 7 (29.17%) IT Project Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Project Manager
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Unix Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Software Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Database Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) J2EE
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) Flash
4 2 (8.33%) .NET
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.17%) ADO
5 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.17%) JMS
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) LINQ
5 1 (4.17%) MSMQ
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (4.17%) SOAP
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (4.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.50%) AS400
1 3 (12.50%) iSeries
2 2 (8.33%) EPoS
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
1 7 (29.17%) Business Development
1 7 (29.17%) Project Governance
1 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Data Validation
3 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.83%) Presales
3 5 (20.83%) Quality Management
3 5 (20.83%) Validation
4 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.33%) ETL
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) B2B
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.17%) EAI
6 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) IBM
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) Toshiba
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Northgate
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Sun
4 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.17%) webMethods