The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 111 146 140
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -6
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 67 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.65% 0.61% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 0.79% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 13
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% +18.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,350 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,800 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -0.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3204 2419 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 79.11% 77.63% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 1377 1902
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
System Testing
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +15 39 £46,500 +75.47% 2
Edinburgh -9 13 £44,250 -1.66% 4
Aberdeen +12 10 £40,000 +10.34%
Stirling - 5 - -
System Testing
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System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 49 (55.06%) Oracle
2 30 (33.71%) Oracle Database
3 29 (32.58%) Oracle EBS
4 28 (31.46%) Oracle EBS R12
5 27 (30.34%) ITIL
6 26 (29.21%) Change Management
7 25 (28.09%) Service Delivery
7 25 (28.09%) SQL
8 23 (25.84%) .NET
9 22 (24.72%) C#
10 20 (22.47%) PL/SQL
10 20 (22.47%) Finance
11 18 (20.22%) Oracle Applications
11 18 (20.22%) ERP
12 17 (19.10%) SLA
12 17 (19.10%) Risk Analysis
13 15 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (15.73%) Test Scripting
15 13 (14.61%) VB.NET
15 13 (14.61%) Java
15 13 (14.61%) ASP.NET
15 13 (14.61%) UNIX
15 13 (14.61%) Oracle Reports
16 12 (13.48%) Oracle Payroll
16 12 (13.48%) Oracle HRMS
17 10 (11.24%) Scrum
17 10 (11.24%) OO
17 10 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (10.11%) MS Excel
18 9 (10.11%) Microsoft

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (5.62%) PowerExchange
2 1 (1.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 29 (32.58%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (31.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 18 (20.22%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (13.48%) Oracle Payroll
4 12 (13.48%) Oracle HRMS
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 2 (2.25%) SAP CO
6 2 (2.25%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (2.25%) SAP FI
7 1 (1.12%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (1.12%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Wireshark
1 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.12%) ADSL
2 1 (1.12%) Broadband
2 1 (1.12%) VPN
2 1 (1.12%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.71%) Oracle Database
2 13 (14.61%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (5.62%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.12%) DB2
7 1 (1.12%) Big Data
7 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (5.62%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (3.37%) Selenium
4 1 (1.12%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.12%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.12%) JIRA
4 1 (1.12%) Fiddler
General
1 20 (22.47%) Finance
2 6 (6.74%) Local Government
3 2 (2.25%) Marketing
3 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.25%) Banking
3 2 (2.25%) Games
3 2 (2.25%) Back Office
4 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (43.82%) Developer
2 20 (22.47%) Analyst
3 18 (20.22%) Support Consultant
3 18 (20.22%) Consultant
4 15 (16.85%) .NET Developer
4 15 (16.85%) Oracle Consultant
5 13 (14.61%) Payroll Consultant
5 13 (14.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (14.61%) C# Developer
6 12 (13.48%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
6 12 (13.48%) Oracle HR Consultant
7 9 (10.11%) Programmer
8 8 (8.99%) Java Programmer
8 8 (8.99%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Oracle Developer
9 7 (7.87%) OBIEE Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Functional Analyst
10 6 (6.74%) Oracle Analyst
10 6 (6.74%) Tester
11 5 (5.62%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.84%) .NET
2 13 (14.61%) ASP.NET
3 9 (10.11%) Spring
4 8 (8.99%) REST
5 3 (3.37%) HTML
6 2 (2.25%) XSLT
6 2 (2.25%) J2EE
7 1 (1.12%) CSS
7 1 (1.12%) Web Services
7 1 (1.12%) XML
7 1 (1.12%) JMS
7 1 (1.12%) CSS3
7 1 (1.12%) Guice
7 1 (1.12%) RESTful
7 1 (1.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
1 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.12%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (1.12%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.12%) iSeries
2 1 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.12%) Derivative
2 1 (1.12%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) UNIX
2 7 (7.87%) Linux
3 6 (6.74%) Windows
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.34%) ITIL
2 26 (29.21%) Change Management
3 25 (28.09%) Service Delivery
4 18 (20.22%) ERP
5 17 (19.10%) Risk Analysis
6 15 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (15.73%) Test Scripting
8 10 (11.24%) Scrum
8 10 (11.24%) OO
9 9 (10.11%) TDD
9 9 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (10.11%) Test Strategy
10 8 (8.99%) CRM
11 7 (7.87%) Project Management
11 7 (7.87%) SOA
11 7 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.87%) Regression Testing
11 7 (7.87%) Test Management
11 7 (7.87%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (7.87%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.09%) SQL
2 22 (24.72%) C#
3 20 (22.47%) PL/SQL
4 13 (14.61%) VB.NET
4 13 (14.61%) Java
5 8 (8.99%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.49%) Python
6 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.37%) C++
8 1 (1.12%) Perl
8 1 (1.12%) VBA
8 1 (1.12%) RPG
8 1 (1.12%) Ruby
8 1 (1.12%) Scala
8 1 (1.12%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) ISEB
2 4 (4.49%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.49%) Degree
3 1 (1.12%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.10%) SLA
2 9 (10.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (55.06%) Oracle
2 9 (10.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.62%) Informatica
3 5 (5.62%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.12%) Google
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Salary: £60000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
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