The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 16 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 52 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.35% - 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% - 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
239 186 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 83.57% 76.86% 70.70%
Number of salaries quoted 138 118 82
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
System Testing
West Midlands

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

System Testing
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Solihull

System Testing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Trayport
2 1 (50.00%) Delphi
2 1 (50.00%) RPG
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Delphi
1 1 (50.00%) RPG
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Trayport
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft