The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 80 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.45% 0.47% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.65% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 14
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -14.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
723 465 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 80.78% 73.00% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 661 406 458
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
System Testing
East Midlands

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -24 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Daventry - 1 £36,000 -
System Testing
East Midlands

System Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Business Development
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
5 1 (11.11%) ISEB

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Systems Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Business Systems Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Business Development
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
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