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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 66 66 96
Rank change year-on-year
0 +30
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 9 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.26% 1.27% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.60% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 4
Average salary £45,000 £26,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.07% -9.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £27,700 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +2.56%
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
624 564 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.15% 79.55% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 531 442 621
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £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 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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +1 6 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Lutterworth - 1 £51,000 - 1
System Testing
East Midlands

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (71.43%) QA
2 9 (64.29%) Test Scripting
3 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 4 (28.57%) Line Management
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 2 (14.29%) IBM
7 2 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (14.29%) EDI
7 2 (14.29%) ERP
7 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
7 2 (14.29%) OS/400
7 2 (14.29%) FTP
7 2 (14.29%) MS Office
7 2 (14.29%) RPG
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) AS400
7 2 (14.29%) Life Science

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) QA Leader
1 6 (42.86%) Test Leader
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Application Development Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Application Development Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Development Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) AS400 Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Development Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) AS400
1 2 (14.29%) Life Science
2 1 (7.14%) EPoS
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Test Scripting
2 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Line Management
4 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) UML
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
7 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
7 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) RPG
2 2 (14.29%) RPG/400
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago