The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.80% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £36,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,800 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -0.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
199 63 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 79.92% 76.83% 71.21%
Number of salaries quoted 110 59 47
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
System Testing
Kent

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ranorex
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) Ranorex
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP