The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 139 142 130
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 16 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.73% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.91% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 21
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
System Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2615 2649 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.01% 80.98% 79.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1734 1674 1695
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

System Testing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Scotland

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Scotland

System Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Glasgow +20 9 £32,500 - 1
Edinburgh 0 7 £32,500 -31.57% 1
System Testing
UK

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (38.89%) QA
2 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (30.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (27.78%) Banking
6 9 (25.00%) Investment Banking
7 8 (22.22%) C#
7 8 (22.22%) Java
8 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 7 (19.44%) .NET
8 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
8 7 (19.44%) SOAP
8 7 (19.44%) Finance
9 6 (16.67%) Web Services
9 6 (16.67%) UNIX
9 6 (16.67%) Selenium
10 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
10 5 (13.89%) Middleware
10 5 (13.89%) GIS
10 5 (13.89%) ArcGIS
10 5 (13.89%) Information Management
10 5 (13.89%) Web Development
10 5 (13.89%) RESTful
11 4 (11.11%) Perl
11 4 (11.11%) Oracle
11 4 (11.11%) OO
11 4 (11.11%) Bugzilla
11 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
11 4 (11.11%) Marketing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (5.56%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.78%) MS Access
2 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Selenium
2 4 (11.11%) Fiddler
2 4 (11.11%) Bugzilla
2 4 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (11.11%) FogBugz
3 2 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (27.78%) Banking
2 9 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 7 (19.44%) Finance
4 4 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Legal
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Test Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) Tester
5 5 (13.89%) GIS Developer
5 5 (13.89%) GIS Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Software Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Software Test Manager
6 3 (8.33%) QA Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) QA Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
1 7 (19.44%) SOAP
2 6 (16.67%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) Middleware
3 5 (13.89%) RESTful
4 2 (5.56%) Spring
4 2 (5.56%) iBATIS
5 1 (2.78%) WCF
5 1 (2.78%) WPF
5 1 (2.78%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) NHibernate
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) WinForms
5 1 (2.78%) XML
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) GIS
2 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Market Risk
3 2 (5.56%) Derivative
3 2 (5.56%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Physics
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.78%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (30.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (13.89%) Web Development
2 5 (13.89%) Information Management
2 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
3 4 (11.11%) OO
3 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 4 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
3 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 4 (11.11%) People Management
4 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (8.33%) Test Planning
4 3 (8.33%) Line Management
4 3 (8.33%) Test Management
4 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (8.33%) Product Management
4 3 (8.33%) Workflow
5 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) Perl
5 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) Ruby
6 2 (5.56%) C++
6 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) RPG
7 1 (2.78%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
1 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.78%) OpenLink
3 1 (2.78%) Mantas
3 1 (2.78%) Actimize
3 1 (2.78%) TSYS
3 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago