The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank - - 57
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich - - 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +2.59%
System Testing
Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
187 262 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 76.02% 83.44% 72.39%
Number of salaries quoted 153 245 283
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 Ipswich

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

System Testing
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Ipswich

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
3 6 (46.15%) Spring
3 6 (46.15%) JSF
3 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) JPA
3 6 (46.15%) JSP
3 6 (46.15%) Servlets
3 6 (46.15%) SOAP
3 6 (46.15%) Struts
3 6 (46.15%) J2EE
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) EJB
3 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
3 6 (46.15%) UML
3 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
3 6 (46.15%) JMS
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 4 (30.77%) ETL
5 4 (30.77%) WSH
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Android
5 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
1 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
1 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Graduate
3 4 (30.77%) MI Developer
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 6 (46.15%) Spring
2 6 (46.15%) JSF
2 6 (46.15%) JPA
2 6 (46.15%) JSP
2 6 (46.15%) Servlets
2 6 (46.15%) SOAP
2 6 (46.15%) Struts
2 6 (46.15%) J2EE
2 6 (46.15%) EJB
2 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
2 6 (46.15%) JMS
3 4 (30.77%) WSH
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Android
1 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
1 6 (46.15%) UML
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 4 (30.77%) ETL
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (15.38%) Android Development
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HND
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) SAP