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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 140 141 118
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 17 14 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.59% 0.45% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.51% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 25
Median salary £41,000 £43,250 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.20% -6.98%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
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
2568 2757 3402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.63% 87.89% 84.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1575 1731 2246
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £60,000
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 Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 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
Edinburgh -2 8 £41,000 -18.00% 1
Aberdeen - 6 £36,500 -
Glasgow -12 3 - - 2
System Testing
UK

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 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 Scotland region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 18 (50.00%) C++
2 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (47.22%) Python
4 16 (44.44%) C#
4 16 (44.44%) Finance
5 15 (41.67%) Java
5 15 (41.67%) Banking
5 15 (41.67%) Unit Testing
6 14 (38.89%) Ruby
6 14 (38.89%) OO
6 14 (38.89%) NoSQL
7 13 (36.11%) Analytics
7 13 (36.11%) BDD
7 13 (36.11%) XML
7 13 (36.11%) Risk Management
8 12 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (33.33%) Fixed Income
8 12 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (33.33%) Middleware
8 12 (33.33%) XML Schema
8 12 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (33.33%) MQSeries
8 12 (33.33%) Derivative
8 12 (33.33%) TDD
8 12 (33.33%) Back Office
8 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
8 12 (33.33%) Complex Event Processing
8 12 (33.33%) XPath

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (11.11%) HFM
2 4 (11.11%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (11.11%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 12 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (33.33%) BigTable
2 12 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.11%) Essbase
4 4 (11.11%) Hyperion Smart View
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (11.11%) Selenium
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.78%) Checkstyle
3 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.78%) FindBugs
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.78%) Robot Framework
3 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 15 (41.67%) Banking
3 12 (33.33%) Back Office
4 9 (25.00%) Marketing
5 7 (19.44%) Electronics
5 7 (19.44%) Manufacturing
5 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Python Developer
3 7 (19.44%) C++ Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Test Leader
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C++ Applications Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Hyperion Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) CMS Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) XML
2 12 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
2 12 (33.33%) Middleware
2 12 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 4 (11.11%) ZeroMQ
4 2 (5.56%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.78%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) JAX-WS
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) JSON
5 1 (2.78%) LESS
5 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Derivative
1 12 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 12 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 12 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 10 (27.78%) Management Information System
3 8 (22.22%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) CAN bus
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Unit Testing
3 14 (38.89%) OO
4 13 (36.11%) Analytics
4 13 (36.11%) BDD
4 13 (36.11%) Risk Management
5 12 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (33.33%) Complex Event Processing
5 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
5 12 (33.33%) Refactoring
5 12 (33.33%) Risk Analytics
5 12 (33.33%) TDD
6 11 (30.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (22.22%) Market Making
7 8 (22.22%) Regression Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Programme Management
8 7 (19.44%) Project Planning
8 7 (19.44%) Software Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 18 (50.00%) C++
3 17 (47.22%) Python
4 16 (44.44%) C#
5 15 (41.67%) Java
6 14 (38.89%) Ruby
7 12 (33.33%) XPath
8 8 (22.22%) Perl
9 6 (16.67%) Smalltalk
10 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.78%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) SAP
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Anaplan
3 4 (11.11%) Cognos
3 4 (11.11%) Hyperion
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) HP
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