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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 57 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 3 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.70% 0.57% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.67% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £47,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £47,500 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
System Testing
North West

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
381 447 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 88.60% 85.31% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 312 371 283
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
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 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
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 29 May 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
Chorley -10 2 £38,750 -18.42%
Burnley - 1 £35,000 -
System Testing
North West

System Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 2 (50.00%) RPG
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VBA
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) RPG IV
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) iSeries
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) XML Schema

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 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (50.00%) RPG Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) RPG
1 2 (50.00%) RPG IV
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VBA