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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 70 50 73
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +23
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.92% 0.68% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.80% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £33,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
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
640 375 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.43% 85.03% 83.41%
Number of salaries quoted 543 322 495
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,825 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (75.00%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Python
2 17 (70.83%) C++
2 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 17 (70.83%) Software Engineering
2 17 (70.83%) Degree
2 17 (70.83%) Software Architecture
3 13 (54.17%) Embedded C++
4 12 (50.00%) C
5 8 (33.33%) Embedded C
6 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.17%) ISEB
8 1 (4.17%) Java
8 1 (4.17%) JUnit
8 1 (4.17%) MS Office
8 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
8 1 (4.17%) Linux
8 1 (4.17%) UML
8 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Legal
8 1 (4.17%) LAMP
8 1 (4.17%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (4.17%) TestNG
8 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.17%) Jenkins

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
1 1 (4.17%) TestNG
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Manual Tester
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Tester
2 5 (20.83%) Test Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Test Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Functional Test Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Tester
3 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Software Engineering
1 17 (70.83%) Software Architecture
2 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Coaching
4 1 (4.17%) UML
4 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Release Management
4 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.17%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) C++
1 17 (70.83%) Python
2 13 (54.17%) Embedded C++
3 12 (50.00%) C
4 8 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago