The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 61 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.77% - 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% - 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £28,750 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 - £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
System Testing
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
434 350 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 83.78% 86.21% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 364 320 267
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,730 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

System Testing
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

System Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) QA Tester
2 3 (75.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA