The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
South East / Kent
Rank 74 64 100
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +36
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 17 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.04% 3.16% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 3.46% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 12
Median salary £40,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,001 £29,100 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
757 954 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 90.99% 91.47% 87.89%
Number of salaries quoted 615 841 857
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

System Testing
Salary Trend in Kent

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Kent

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Kent

System Testing
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 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
Folkestone -6 4 £28,001 -13.84% 1
Chatham -8 1 £42,500 -5.55%
West Malling - 1 £50,000 - 1
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 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 Kent region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 25 (54.35%) Finance
2 24 (52.17%) C#
3 22 (47.83%) Degree
4 20 (43.48%) SQL
5 16 (34.78%) .NET
5 16 (34.78%) Unit Testing
6 15 (32.61%) PCI DSS
6 15 (32.61%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (32.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (32.61%) SIEM
6 15 (32.61%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (32.61%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 15 (32.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 15 (32.61%) Secure Coding
6 15 (32.61%) Oracle
6 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
6 15 (32.61%) Information Security
7 14 (30.43%) CEH
7 14 (30.43%) Regression Testing
7 14 (30.43%) VB.NET
7 14 (30.43%) CREST Certified
8 13 (28.26%) Systems Analysis
8 13 (28.26%) ISTQB
8 13 (28.26%) CTI
8 13 (28.26%) CRM
8 13 (28.26%) ISEB
9 12 (26.09%) MVC
9 12 (26.09%) WinForms
9 12 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (26.09%) WPF

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) DTS
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (17.39%) SoapUI
3 7 (15.22%) Ranorex
3 7 (15.22%) Robot Framework
4 4 (8.70%) NUnit
5 3 (6.52%) Moq
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.17%) MSBuild
General
1 25 (54.35%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Marketing
3 4 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Consultant
1 14 (30.43%) Developer
1 14 (30.43%) IT Consultant
1 14 (30.43%) IT Security Consultant
1 14 (30.43%) Security Consultant
2 11 (23.91%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 10 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) C# Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (17.39%) Test Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) C# WPF Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Senior Test Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Test Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) WPF Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) .NET
2 12 (26.09%) WinForms
2 12 (26.09%) WPF
3 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (19.57%) XML
5 8 (17.39%) REST
5 8 (17.39%) SOAP
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (6.52%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.52%) LINQ
7 3 (6.52%) WCF
8 2 (4.35%) CSS
8 2 (4.35%) HTML
9 1 (2.17%) Caliburn.Micro
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
1 7 (15.22%) Health Informatics
1 7 (15.22%) Informatics
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) AS400
3 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Unit Testing
2 15 (32.61%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (32.61%) Information Security
2 15 (32.61%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 15 (32.61%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (32.61%) Secure Coding
2 15 (32.61%) SIEM
2 15 (32.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 14 (30.43%) Regression Testing
4 13 (28.26%) CRM
4 13 (28.26%) Systems Analysis
5 12 (26.09%) MVC
5 12 (26.09%) Time Management
6 9 (19.57%) SDLC
7 8 (17.39%) Automation Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Performance Testing
8 7 (15.22%) ETL
8 7 (15.22%) Resource Management
9 6 (13.04%) Process Improvement
10 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) C#
2 20 (43.48%) SQL
3 14 (30.43%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.52%) R
5 2 (4.35%) C
5 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) Degree
2 14 (30.43%) CEH
2 14 (30.43%) CREST Certified
3 13 (28.26%) ISEB
3 13 (28.26%) ISTQB
4 12 (26.09%) OSCP
4 12 (26.09%) SANS
5 7 (15.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (4.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (32.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (32.61%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) HP
3 3 (6.52%) Thunderhead
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £28001 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago