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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 53 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.07% - 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% - 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 10
Average salary £36,200 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 - £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,401 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
285 456 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 76.41% 81.43% 82.42%
Number of salaries quoted 248 377 254
Average salary £41,132 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Leicester

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TestPartner
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (25.00%) TestPartner
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft