The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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
North West / Lancashire
Rank 54 49 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.01% 0.29% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.33% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Median salary £41,000 £28,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.42% -28.20%
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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
437 299 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 88.10% 85.43% 88.52%
Number of salaries quoted 395 247 374
Median salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Lancashire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Lancashire

System Testing
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Lancashire 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
Burnley - 2 £36,000 -
Preston -11 1 £45,000 +60.71%
System Testing
North West

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) iSeries
2 2 (33.33%) RPG
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) DB2
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) DSDM
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Support
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Business Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) DSDM
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) RPG
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) TOWER Software