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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank - 65 59
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - 0.19% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.24% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
325 410 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 74.20% 77.07% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 242 347 327
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,636 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 16 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA