The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 77 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.50% 0.87% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 1.15% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
641 434 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 80.73% 75.22% 76.78%
Number of salaries quoted 562 382 379
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
System Testing
South West

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 29 July 2014. 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
Bath -19 2 £29,000 -10.76% 1
Street - 2 £30,000 -
System Testing
South West

System Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
Bath
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