The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 61 58 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 14 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.88% 0.21% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 0.25% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 1
Average salary £36,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -2.50%
System Testing
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
587 394 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 78.90% 82.95% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 474 335 414
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Python
2 17 (73.91%) C++
2 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 17 (73.91%) Degree
2 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
2 17 (73.91%) Software Architecture
3 13 (56.52%) Embedded C++
4 12 (52.17%) C
5 8 (34.78%) Embedded C
6 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
7 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.35%) TestNG
8 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
8 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
8 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
8 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
8 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.35%) Coaching
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.35%) Confluence
8 1 (4.35%) ISEB
8 1 (4.35%) Java
8 1 (4.35%) JUnit
8 1 (4.35%) MS Office
8 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
8 1 (4.35%) Linux
8 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Legal

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) TestNG
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
1 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Tester
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Test Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Functional Test Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Manual Tester
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Tester
2 5 (21.74%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
1 17 (73.91%) Software Architecture
2 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
3 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Coaching
4 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Release Management
4 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Python
1 17 (73.91%) C++
2 13 (56.52%) Embedded C++
3 12 (52.17%) C
4 8 (34.78%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Atlassian