The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 62 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 17 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.61% - 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 1
Median salary £42,500 - £29,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
System Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
594 508 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 91.24% 85.09% 87.84%
Number of salaries quoted 523 402 549
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

System Testing
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Somerset

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Somerset

System Testing
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 8 £46,250 -
Street - 6 £32,500 -
System Testing
South West

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
3 17 (43.59%) Java
3 17 (43.59%) Hadoop
4 12 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 12 (30.77%) Scrum
5 11 (28.21%) Open Source
6 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
7 9 (23.08%) .NET
7 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
8 7 (17.95%) WPF
8 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
8 7 (17.95%) MVC
8 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (15.38%) SoapUI
9 6 (15.38%) Case Management
9 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
9 6 (15.38%) Project Management
9 6 (15.38%) SQL
9 6 (15.38%) ISEB
9 6 (15.38%) Degree
9 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
9 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
10 5 (12.82%) C#
10 5 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (10.26%) Big Data
11 4 (10.26%) Xamarin
11 4 (10.26%) MS Office

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) Hadoop
2 4 (10.26%) Big Data
3 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.56%) HBase
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) SoapUI
1 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) Lead Software Engineer
3 12 (30.77%) Java Engineer
3 12 (30.77%) Java Software Engineer
4 9 (23.08%) Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Software Tester
5 6 (15.38%) Systems Tester
5 6 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) Tester
5 6 (15.38%) Trainer
6 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
2 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (17.95%) WPF
3 2 (5.13%) SOAP
3 2 (5.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
3 12 (30.77%) Automated Testing
3 12 (30.77%) Scrum
4 11 (28.21%) Open Source
5 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
6 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 7 (17.95%) MVC
8 6 (15.38%) Case Management
8 6 (15.38%) Project Management
8 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
9 5 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
11 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
11 3 (7.69%) ETL
11 3 (7.69%) SDLC
12 2 (5.13%) Automation Testing
12 2 (5.13%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) Java
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
1 6 (15.38%) ISEB
2 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
1 1 (2.56%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.26%) Xamarin
2 3 (7.69%) Informatica
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle