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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 145 131 133
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 23 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.68% 0.96% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.19% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 13
Average salary £41,500 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.79% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
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
2838 2511 2356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.87% 80.45% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1798 1584 1600
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
(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
Glasgow +3 12 £38,000 +1.33% 1
Edinburgh -2 11 £41,500 -12.63% 2
System Testing
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System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) QA
3 12 (24.00%) C#
4 11 (22.00%) SQL
4 11 (22.00%) Oracle
4 11 (22.00%) .NET
4 11 (22.00%) Banking
5 10 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (20.00%) RESTful
6 9 (18.00%) Selenium
7 8 (16.00%) Investment Banking
7 8 (16.00%) HTML
7 8 (16.00%) Java
7 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
8 7 (14.00%) People Management
8 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
8 7 (14.00%) FogBugz
8 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
8 7 (14.00%) Compatibility Testing
8 7 (14.00%) Fiddler
8 7 (14.00%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (14.00%) Web Services
8 7 (14.00%) ITIL
8 7 (14.00%) ERP
8 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
8 7 (14.00%) Change Management
8 7 (14.00%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (14.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (14.00%) Bugzilla

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (12.00%) ArcGIS
2 2 (4.00%) SAS
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle HRMS
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (2.00%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.00%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Selenium
2 7 (14.00%) FogBugz
2 7 (14.00%) Fiddler
2 7 (14.00%) Bugzilla
2 7 (14.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.00%) Banking
2 8 (16.00%) Investment Banking
3 6 (12.00%) Finance
4 4 (8.00%) Marketing
5 2 (4.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Consultant
2 13 (26.00%) Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Test Manager
5 7 (14.00%) Support Consultant
5 7 (14.00%) Web Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 7 (14.00%) Oracle HR Consultant
5 7 (14.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 7 (14.00%) Payroll Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Business Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Tester
7 5 (10.00%) GIS Consultant
7 5 (10.00%) GIS Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Software Test Manager
9 3 (6.00%) Quality Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Software Manager
9 3 (6.00%) QA Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
2 10 (20.00%) RESTful
3 8 (16.00%) HTML
4 7 (14.00%) Web Services
5 6 (12.00%) Middleware
5 6 (12.00%) XML
5 6 (12.00%) SOAP
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.00%) CSS3
7 1 (2.00%) HTML5
7 1 (2.00%) CSS
7 1 (2.00%) J2EE
7 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.00%) iBATIS
7 1 (2.00%) Ajax
7 1 (2.00%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.00%) WCF
7 1 (2.00%) WPF
7 1 (2.00%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.00%) GIS
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) Derivative
4 1 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.00%) Physics
4 1 (2.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.00%) Equities
4 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) UNIX
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (14.00%) People Management
3 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (14.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 7 (14.00%) ITIL
3 7 (14.00%) ERP
3 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (14.00%) Change Management
3 7 (14.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (14.00%) Web Development
4 6 (12.00%) Information Management
4 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (6.00%) Test Planning
7 3 (6.00%) Product Management
7 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (24.00%) C#
3 11 (22.00%) SQL
4 8 (16.00%) Java
5 6 (12.00%) Perl
6 5 (10.00%) Python
6 5 (10.00%) Ruby
7 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.00%) VB
7 2 (4.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (6.00%) ISEB
1 3 (6.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Citrix
3 2 (4.00%) TSYS
4 1 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.00%) OpenLink
4 1 (2.00%) Mantas
4 1 (2.00%) Actimize
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