The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 145 120 106
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -14
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 28 32 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.75% 0.97% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.22% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 45
Average salary £48,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,500 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3017 2630 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.78% 79.91% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2025 1724 1651
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
System Testing
UK

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 July 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 July 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
Edinburgh -3 18 £41,500 +72.91% 2
Glasgow -19 8 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Aberdeen +11 2 - -
System Testing
UK

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 44 (47.31%) Oracle
2 36 (38.71%) Oracle EBS
3 35 (37.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 33 (35.48%) Change Management
4 33 (35.48%) ITIL
5 32 (34.41%) Service Delivery
5 32 (34.41%) Oracle Database
6 25 (26.88%) ERP
6 25 (26.88%) Oracle Applications
7 20 (21.51%) .NET
7 20 (21.51%) C#
8 19 (20.43%) SQL
8 19 (20.43%) Oracle Payroll
8 19 (20.43%) Oracle HRMS
9 18 (19.35%) Finance
9 18 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (18.28%) JavaScript
11 16 (17.20%) SLA
12 14 (15.05%) Java
12 14 (15.05%) Test Scripting
13 13 (13.98%) PL/SQL
13 13 (13.98%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (10.75%) OO
14 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
15 9 (9.68%) HTML
15 9 (9.68%) Automated Testing
15 9 (9.68%) RESTful
16 8 (8.60%) REST
16 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (8.60%) QA

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (5.38%) ArcGIS
2 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.15%) IIS
3 1 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (38.71%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (37.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 25 (26.88%) Oracle Applications
4 19 (20.43%) Oracle Payroll
4 19 (20.43%) Oracle HRMS
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 1 (1.08%) Endur
6 1 (1.08%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (34.41%) Oracle Database
2 13 (13.98%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (7.53%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (7.53%) Selenium
2 6 (6.45%) Fiddler
2 6 (6.45%) FogBugz
2 6 (6.45%) Bugzilla
2 6 (6.45%) JIRA
3 5 (5.38%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (19.35%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Local Government
3 5 (5.38%) Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Military
5 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (38.71%) Developer
2 28 (30.11%) Consultant
3 23 (24.73%) Support Consultant
4 22 (23.66%) Oracle Consultant
5 20 (21.51%) Payroll Consultant
6 19 (20.43%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
6 19 (20.43%) Oracle HR Consultant
7 15 (16.13%) Analyst
8 10 (10.75%) Test Manager
8 10 (10.75%) Programmer
9 8 (8.60%) Java Programmer
9 8 (8.60%) Java Developer
9 8 (8.60%) .NET Developer
9 8 (8.60%) C# Developer
9 8 (8.60%) Web Developer
10 7 (7.53%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (7.53%) OBIEE Developer
11 6 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (6.45%) Functional Analyst
11 6 (6.45%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.51%) .NET
2 9 (9.68%) HTML
2 9 (9.68%) RESTful
3 8 (8.60%) REST
3 8 (8.60%) Spring
3 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET
4 6 (6.45%) XML
5 5 (5.38%) Middleware
5 5 (5.38%) SOAP
5 5 (5.38%) Web Services
6 2 (2.15%) HTML5
6 2 (2.15%) CSS3
6 2 (2.15%) jQuery
6 2 (2.15%) Ajax
6 2 (2.15%) XSLT
6 2 (2.15%) CSS
7 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.30%) GIS
3 3 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.08%) iSeries
5 1 (1.08%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.38%) UNIX
1 5 (5.38%) Linux
2 4 (4.30%) Windows
3 1 (1.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) Change Management
1 33 (35.48%) ITIL
2 32 (34.41%) Service Delivery
3 25 (26.88%) ERP
4 18 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (15.05%) Test Scripting
6 10 (10.75%) OO
7 9 (9.68%) Automated Testing
8 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.60%) Test Strategy
8 8 (8.60%) Software Engineering
8 8 (8.60%) TDD
8 8 (8.60%) Scrum
8 8 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.53%) SOA
9 7 (7.53%) CRM
9 7 (7.53%) Regression Testing
9 7 (7.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (7.53%) Test Management
9 7 (7.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.51%) C#
2 19 (20.43%) SQL
3 17 (18.28%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.05%) Java
5 13 (13.98%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.53%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.45%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.30%) Python
8 4 (4.30%) Perl
9 3 (3.23%) Ruby
10 2 (2.15%) VB
10 2 (2.15%) C++
11 1 (1.08%) C
11 1 (1.08%) RPG
11 1 (1.08%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) ISEB
2 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.23%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.20%) SLA
2 8 (8.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (47.31%) Oracle
2 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.15%) Citrix
4 1 (1.08%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.08%) TSYS
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