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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 123 121 118
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 10 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.49% 0.74% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.88% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 4
Median salary £29,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.58% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £35,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%

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
1769 1705 1733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 87.44% 84.20% 83.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1452 1442 1357
Median salary £50,000 £53,100 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.83% +6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Borehamwood - 3 £29,500 - 1
Hertford - 3 £25,000 -
Watford -4 2 £65,000 +80.55%
System Testing
East of England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 6 (26.09%) MATLAB
3 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
3 6 (26.09%) LabVIEW
3 6 (26.09%) Retail
3 6 (26.09%) Physics
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (21.74%) Change Control
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
4 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
4 5 (21.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (21.74%) SOAP
4 5 (21.74%) Web Services
4 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (21.74%) OLTP
4 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
5 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
5 4 (17.39%) JIRA
5 4 (17.39%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) PhD
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) VMware

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) OLTP
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) LabVIEW
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (21.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (17.39%) JIRA
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
1 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Optical Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Software Tester
2 6 (26.09%) Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Applications Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL Developer
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Hybris Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Manual Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) SOAP
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) Physics
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) CentOS
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Change Control
2 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
2 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (17.39%) BDD
3 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Coaching
4 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
4 2 (8.70%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) MATLAB
2 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) PhD
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) hybris
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £34,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago