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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 144 141 123
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 15 19 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.53% 0.61% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.69% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 25
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -13.97%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
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
2533 2764 3288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.01% 89.39% 84.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1734 2195
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,484 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 29 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
Glasgow -11 6 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Aberdeen - 5 - -
Edinburgh +6 4 £41,000 -1.20%
System Testing
UK

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 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 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) C++
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
3 19 (51.35%) Python
4 18 (48.65%) OO
5 17 (45.95%) Java
5 17 (45.95%) C#
6 16 (43.24%) Analytics
7 15 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (40.54%) TDD
7 15 (40.54%) Banking
7 15 (40.54%) Degree
7 15 (40.54%) Finance
8 14 (37.84%) Ruby
8 14 (37.84%) Unit Testing
8 14 (37.84%) NoSQL
9 13 (35.14%) BDD
9 13 (35.14%) Market Risk
9 13 (35.14%) Derivative
9 13 (35.14%) FIX Protocol
9 13 (35.14%) Back Office
9 13 (35.14%) Risk Management
9 13 (35.14%) Fixed Income
9 13 (35.14%) XML
9 13 (35.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (35.14%) Risk Analytics
10 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
10 12 (32.43%) Middleware
10 12 (32.43%) XML Schema
10 12 (32.43%) MQSeries

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 (32.43%) MQSeries
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (10.81%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (10.81%) HFM
2 4 (10.81%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (10.81%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) NoSQL
2 12 (32.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (32.43%) BigTable
2 12 (32.43%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.81%) Essbase
3 4 (10.81%) Hyperion Smart View
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.11%) Apache Hive
4 3 (8.11%) Big Data
4 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Robot Framework
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 15 (40.54%) Banking
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Back Office
3 7 (18.92%) Electronics
3 7 (18.92%) Manufacturing
3 7 (18.92%) Marketing
3 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Python Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) C++ Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Test Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Applications Developer
4 4 (10.81%) C++ Applications Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Hyperion Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Hadoop Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Tester
5 3 (8.11%) Tester
6 2 (5.41%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Software QA Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) FIX Protocol
1 13 (35.14%) XML
2 12 (32.43%) Middleware
2 12 (32.43%) XML Schema
3 4 (10.81%) ZeroMQ
4 3 (8.11%) .NET
4 3 (8.11%) OpenMP
5 1 (2.70%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Derivative
1 13 (35.14%) Fixed Income
1 13 (35.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 13 (35.14%) Market Risk
2 9 (24.32%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
3 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
4 3 (8.11%) Statistics
5 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.70%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Android
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) OO
3 16 (43.24%) Analytics
4 15 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (40.54%) TDD
5 14 (37.84%) Unit Testing
6 13 (35.14%) BDD
6 13 (35.14%) Risk Analytics
6 13 (35.14%) Risk Management
7 12 (32.43%) Complex Event Processing
7 12 (32.43%) Electronic Trading
7 12 (32.43%) Refactoring
8 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (27.03%) Regression Testing
10 9 (24.32%) Market Making
10 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
10 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
11 8 (21.62%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (18.92%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (18.92%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) C++
1 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 19 (51.35%) Python
3 17 (45.95%) C#
3 17 (45.95%) Java
4 14 (37.84%) Ruby
5 12 (32.43%) XPath
6 8 (21.62%) Perl
7 6 (16.22%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) SAP
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) Anaplan
3 4 (10.81%) Cognos
3 4 (10.81%) Hyperion
4 3 (8.11%) Informatica
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