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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 136 140 134
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 29 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.92% 0.89% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.06% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 16
Average salary £37,500 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £62,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
2794 3022 2671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.64% 83.62% 82.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1770 1989 1736
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
Stirling - 10 £30,250 -
Edinburgh -15 7 £40,000 -3.61%
West Lothian - 7 £40,000 - 1
Glasgow +8 5 £45,000 -28.00%
System Testing
UK

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 35 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (62.79%) SDLC
3 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
4 17 (39.53%) Finance
4 17 (39.53%) SQL
5 15 (34.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (32.56%) QA
6 14 (32.56%) Selenium
6 14 (32.56%) Java
6 14 (32.56%) UNIX
7 13 (30.23%) Linux
7 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
7 13 (30.23%) Business Analysis
7 13 (30.23%) Computer Science
8 12 (27.91%) Security Testing
8 12 (27.91%) Performance Testing
8 12 (27.91%) Degree
8 12 (27.91%) Automated Testing
8 12 (27.91%) HTML
8 12 (27.91%) IIS
8 12 (27.91%) CSS
8 12 (27.91%) Web Services
9 11 (25.58%) OO
9 11 (25.58%) Apache
9 11 (25.58%) MySQL
9 11 (25.58%) Content Management
9 11 (25.58%) Spring
9 11 (25.58%) Maven
9 11 (25.58%) TDD
9 11 (25.58%) Subversion

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 12 (27.91%) IIS
2 11 (25.58%) Apache
3 10 (23.26%) Mule
4 6 (13.95%) Tomcat
5 5 (11.63%) JBoss
5 5 (11.63%) Mule ESB
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Magento
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) MySQL
1 11 (25.58%) Big Data
1 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Selenium
2 11 (25.58%) Subversion
2 11 (25.58%) Maven
3 10 (23.26%) Ant
3 10 (23.26%) IntelliJ
3 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
4 6 (13.95%) Eclipse
4 6 (13.95%) JIRA
5 5 (11.63%) JUnit
5 5 (11.63%) Mockito
6 2 (4.65%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.33%) Checkstyle
7 1 (2.33%) FindBugs
7 1 (2.33%) FogBugz
7 1 (2.33%) Fiddler
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Analyst
2 16 (37.21%) Test Analyst
3 14 (32.56%) Developer
4 11 (25.58%) Tester
5 10 (23.26%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (23.26%) Java Developer
6 8 (18.60%) QA Analyst
6 8 (18.60%) QA Test Analyst
6 8 (18.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (18.60%) Automation Tester
7 7 (16.28%) Senior QA Analyst
7 7 (16.28%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 7 (16.28%) Senior Test Analyst
8 6 (13.95%) QA Tester
9 5 (11.63%) Senior Tester
9 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
9 5 (11.63%) Senior QA Tester
9 5 (11.63%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (11.63%) Senior Automation Tester
10 4 (9.30%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) HTML
1 12 (27.91%) CSS
1 12 (27.91%) Web Services
2 11 (25.58%) Spring
3 10 (23.26%) J2EE
4 7 (16.28%) XML
5 6 (13.95%) XSLT
6 5 (11.63%) JAXB
6 5 (11.63%) JSP
6 5 (11.63%) JSTL
7 3 (6.98%) jQuery
8 2 (4.65%) JSON
9 1 (2.33%) RESTful
9 1 (2.33%) HTML5
9 1 (2.33%) CSS3
9 1 (2.33%) LESS
9 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.33%) .NET
9 1 (2.33%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) EPoS
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.33%) Statistics
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) UNIX
2 13 (30.23%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (62.79%) SDLC
3 15 (34.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (30.23%) Business Analysis
5 12 (27.91%) Automated Testing
5 12 (27.91%) Performance Testing
5 12 (27.91%) Security Testing
6 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
6 11 (25.58%) Release Management
6 11 (25.58%) TDD
6 11 (25.58%) Content Management
6 11 (25.58%) OO
6 11 (25.58%) OOD
6 11 (25.58%) Software Delivery
7 10 (23.26%) Server Building
7 10 (23.26%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
9 5 (11.63%) Regression Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
10 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) Java
3 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.93%) Python
5 2 (4.65%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
6 1 (2.33%) C
6 1 (2.33%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) ISEB
3 4 (9.30%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (32.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) VMware
3 2 (4.65%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) Informatica
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