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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 73 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% 2.73% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 3.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 0
Average salary - £30,920 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
607 461 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.07% 69.95% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 540 391 431
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree