The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 70 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.13% 0.60% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.73% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,800 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -0.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
562 413 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 75.54% 82.93% 74.56%
Number of salaries quoted 475 346 418
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
System Testing
South Yorkshire

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

System Testing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Sheffield region.

System Testing Salary Trend in Sheffield

System Testing
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) CICS
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (50.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Development Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL