The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 82 75 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 14 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.44% 0.81% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.05% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 6
Average salary £28,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
831 572 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 85.41% 76.78% 74.41%
Number of salaries quoted 694 492 448
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
System Testing
East Midlands

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leicester -7 10 £28,250 -29.37% 1
Lutterworth - 1 £27,500 -
System Testing
East Midlands

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (41.18%) TestPartner
4 6 (35.29%) .NET
4 6 (35.29%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) ISEB
6 4 (23.53%) Firmware
6 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 4 (23.53%) QA
6 4 (23.53%) Load Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
7 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
8 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
8 2 (11.76%) Web Services
8 2 (11.76%) C++

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (41.18%) TestPartner
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Test Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Informatica Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Implementation Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) WPF
5 1 (5.88%) WinForms
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) XSD
5 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Firmware
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
2 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Load Testing
1 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Scrum
2 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.76%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) C
5 1 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) AccuRev
Leicester
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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