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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 59 66 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.60% 0.96% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 1.18% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £36,500 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
422 510 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 83.90% 81.47% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 386 426 531
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -4.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 2 £36,500 -
Clevedon - 1 £30,000 -
System Testing
South West

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Hudson
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) IPTV
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Facebook
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter
2 1 (25.00%) Yii
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) Social Network
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (25.00%) PHP5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) HTML

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (75.00%) Hudson
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Yii
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Flash
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) IPTV
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PHP5
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Facebook
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter