The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 26 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 4.17% 2.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.02% 2.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
System Testing
Kent

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 138 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 69.17% 72.25% 77.97%
Number of salaries quoted 77 125 31
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

System Testing
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Maidstone

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

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

System Testing Salary Histogram in Maidstone

System Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Automation Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Legal
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Automation Testing
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft