The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 49 51 81
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +30
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.32% 1.51% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.91% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -3.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,577 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.05% +2.56%
System Testing
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
329 314 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 86.81% 79.09% 88.01%
Number of salaries quoted 287 255 387
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,776 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

System Testing
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Leicester

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (90.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) QA
2 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (40.00%) Line Management
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (20.00%) AS400
6 2 (20.00%) IBM
6 2 (20.00%) EDI
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (20.00%) OS/400
6 2 (20.00%) FTP
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Life Science
6 2 (20.00%) RPG/400
6 2 (20.00%) RPG
7 1 (10.00%) Coaching
7 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) QA Leader
1 6 (60.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) AS400 Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) AS400
1 2 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Line Management
4 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) Coaching
7 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (10.00%) ERP
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) RPG
2 2 (20.00%) RPG/400
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago