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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 144 123 122
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 23 29 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.62% 0.94% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.15% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 28
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £24,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £42,750 £41,300
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -6.25%
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
3002 2512 2378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.37% 81.19% 75.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1636 1595
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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 +5 17 £41,500 +72.91% 2
Glasgow -23 6 £46,500 +16.25% 1
System Testing
UK

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 30 (41.67%) Oracle
2 27 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 25 (34.72%) Oracle Database
3 25 (34.72%) Service Delivery
3 25 (34.72%) Change Management
3 25 (34.72%) ITIL
4 20 (27.78%) ERP
4 20 (27.78%) Oracle Applications
5 19 (26.39%) JavaScript
6 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (20.83%) Oracle Payroll
6 15 (20.83%) Finance
6 15 (20.83%) Oracle HRMS
7 12 (16.67%) SLA
7 12 (16.67%) C#
7 12 (16.67%) QA
8 11 (15.28%) .NET
9 10 (13.89%) HTML
9 10 (13.89%) Java
9 10 (13.89%) SQL
9 10 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (13.89%) RESTful
10 9 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 9 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 9 (12.50%) Banking
11 8 (11.11%) Web Development
12 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
12 7 (9.72%) Bugzilla

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (8.33%) ArcGIS
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.78%) IIS
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 27 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
1 27 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 20 (27.78%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (20.83%) Oracle Payroll
3 15 (20.83%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (1.39%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (1.39%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) Oracle Database
2 10 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (6.94%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Bugzilla
1 7 (9.72%) JIRA
1 7 (9.72%) Selenium
1 7 (9.72%) Fiddler
1 7 (9.72%) FogBugz
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (20.83%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Investment Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Local Government
4 4 (5.56%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Retail
5 2 (2.78%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Consultant
2 20 (27.78%) Developer
3 17 (23.61%) Analyst
3 17 (23.61%) Support Consultant
3 17 (23.61%) Oracle Consultant
4 15 (20.83%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
4 15 (20.83%) Oracle HR Consultant
4 15 (20.83%) Payroll Consultant
5 8 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Test Manager
6 5 (6.94%) Programmer
6 5 (6.94%) GIS Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (6.94%) GIS Consultant
6 5 (6.94%) Oracle Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Functional Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) OBIEE Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.28%) .NET
2 10 (13.89%) HTML
2 10 (13.89%) RESTful
3 6 (8.33%) Middleware
3 6 (8.33%) SOAP
3 6 (8.33%) Web Services
3 6 (8.33%) XML
4 3 (4.17%) Spring
4 3 (4.17%) REST
5 2 (2.78%) CSS3
5 2 (2.78%) Ajax
5 2 (2.78%) HTML5
5 2 (2.78%) jQuery
5 2 (2.78%) XSLT
5 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.78%) CSS
6 1 (1.39%) J2EE
6 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.94%) GIS
3 3 (4.17%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.39%) Equities
5 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) ITIL
1 25 (34.72%) Service Delivery
1 25 (34.72%) Change Management
2 20 (27.78%) ERP
3 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 9 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 8 (11.11%) Web Development
6 7 (9.72%) Compatibility Testing
6 7 (9.72%) Waterfall
7 6 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 6 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (8.33%) Information Management
7 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.94%) SOA
8 5 (6.94%) OO
8 5 (6.94%) CRM
8 5 (6.94%) Regression Testing
8 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.39%) JavaScript
2 12 (16.67%) C#
3 10 (13.89%) Java
3 10 (13.89%) SQL
4 5 (6.94%) Perl
4 5 (6.94%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.94%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.56%) Ruby
5 4 (5.56%) Python
6 2 (2.78%) VB
6 2 (2.78%) C++
7 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) ISEB
2 4 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.67%) SLA
1 12 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (41.67%) Oracle
2 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) Citrix
3 2 (2.78%) TSYS
4 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.39%) OpenLink
4 1 (1.39%) Mantas
4 1 (1.39%) Actimize
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