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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 153 130 133
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 22 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.85% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.04% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 21
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £44,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
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
2973 2507 2484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.17% 81.66% 76.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1908 1625 1647
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 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 22 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 -3 16 £41,500 +72.91% 1
Glasgow -20 6 £41,000 +9.33% 2
System Testing
UK

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 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 21 (33.33%) Oracle
2 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
3 17 (26.98%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (26.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (26.98%) Oracle Database
4 16 (25.40%) Service Delivery
4 16 (25.40%) Change Management
4 16 (25.40%) ITIL
5 14 (22.22%) ERP
5 14 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
6 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (20.63%) C#
6 13 (20.63%) QA
7 12 (19.05%) .NET
7 12 (19.05%) Oracle Payroll
7 12 (19.05%) Finance
7 12 (19.05%) Oracle HRMS
8 11 (17.46%) HTML
9 10 (15.87%) Banking
9 10 (15.87%) RESTful
10 9 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 9 (14.29%) SQL
11 8 (12.70%) Java
11 8 (12.70%) Web Development
11 8 (12.70%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
12 7 (11.11%) Selenium
12 7 (11.11%) Fiddler
12 7 (11.11%) Waterfall
12 7 (11.11%) FogBugz

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (9.52%) ArcGIS
2 2 (3.17%) IIS
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.59%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Oracle EBS
1 17 (26.98%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (19.05%) Oracle Payroll
3 12 (19.05%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (1.59%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (1.59%) Endur
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Selenium
1 7 (11.11%) Fiddler
1 7 (11.11%) FogBugz
1 7 (11.11%) JIRA
1 7 (11.11%) Bugzilla
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.94%) Marketing
5 2 (3.17%) Retail
5 2 (3.17%) Legal
5 2 (3.17%) Local Government
6 1 (1.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Consultant
2 16 (25.40%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) Oracle Consultant
3 13 (20.63%) Support Consultant
4 12 (19.05%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
4 12 (19.05%) Oracle HR Consultant
4 12 (19.05%) Payroll Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Test Manager
5 8 (12.70%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.94%) GIS Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) GIS Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Release Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Test Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) QA Tester
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) .NET
2 11 (17.46%) HTML
3 10 (15.87%) RESTful
4 7 (11.11%) Web Services
4 7 (11.11%) XML
5 6 (9.52%) SOAP
5 6 (9.52%) Middleware
6 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.17%) CSS
7 2 (3.17%) XSLT
7 2 (3.17%) Ajax
7 2 (3.17%) jQuery
7 2 (3.17%) HTML5
7 2 (3.17%) CSS3
8 1 (1.59%) REST
8 1 (1.59%) WCF
8 1 (1.59%) WPF
8 1 (1.59%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.59%) Spring
8 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.94%) GIS
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) Physics
5 1 (1.59%) Equities
5 1 (1.59%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (1.59%) Android
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) Service Delivery
1 16 (25.40%) Change Management
1 16 (25.40%) ITIL
2 14 (22.22%) ERP
3 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 8 (12.70%) Web Development
5 8 (12.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
6 7 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 7 (11.11%) People Management
7 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.52%) Information Management
7 6 (9.52%) Test Planning
7 6 (9.52%) Test Strategy
8 5 (7.94%) Test Scripting
8 5 (7.94%) Regression Testing
9 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.35%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.35%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
2 13 (20.63%) C#
3 9 (14.29%) SQL
4 8 (12.70%) Java
5 5 (7.94%) Perl
6 4 (6.35%) Python
6 4 (6.35%) Ruby
7 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.17%) C++
8 2 (3.17%) VB
8 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) ISEB
2 4 (6.35%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.63%) QA
2 5 (7.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) Citrix
3 2 (3.17%) TSYS
4 1 (1.59%) Mantas
4 1 (1.59%) Actimize
4 1 (1.59%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.59%) OpenLink
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