The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 66 94 70
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 6 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.86% 0.60% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.72% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 13
Average salary £27,500 £28,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
System Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
529 690 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 75.79% 82.44% 82.52%
Number of salaries quoted 420 577 532
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,000
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 Leicestershire

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Leicestershire

System Testing
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +32 5 £27,500 -3.50%
System Testing
East Midlands

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Firmware
4 4 (36.36%) IIS
4 4 (36.36%) Load Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
6 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 2 (18.18%) ITSM
6 2 (18.18%) NetWeaver
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) SAP
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (9.09%) TestPartner
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Test Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Load Testing
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITSM
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
Leicestershire
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