The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 80 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.14% 0.13% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.16% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
System Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
605 611 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 86.55% 82.01% 78.69%
Number of salaries quoted 532 491 525
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

System Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

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

System Testing Salary Trend in the North East

System Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 1 - -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Northgate

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Northgate
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £34000.00 - £37100.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
BMC Recruitment Group
Salary: £33,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago