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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 73 91 70
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.55% 0.58% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.71% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 10
Average salary £36,200 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.82% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £29,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,401 £29,700 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
536 703 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 74.03% 81.18% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 437 599 522
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram 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 29 December 2014. 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 - 4 £36,200 -
System Testing
East Midlands

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) NetWeaver
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) ITSM
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Migration

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) NetWeaver
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (14.29%) TestPartner
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) ATG
3 1 (14.29%) hybris