The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 87 97 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 7 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.63% 0.080% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.096% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 15
Median salary £26,500 £29,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.16% -6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £29,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £29,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
System Testing
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
940 1041 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 84.08% 83.75% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 822 880 797
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

System Testing
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

System Testing Salary Trend in South Wales

System Testing
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in South Wales

System Testing
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Cardiff +5 5 £27,500 -6.77% 1
Newport - 2 £24,500 -
System Testing
Wales

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (50.00%) jQuery
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) MySQL
3 6 (37.50%) PHP
4 5 (31.25%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) Intranet
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) Drupal
7 2 (12.50%) HTML5
7 2 (12.50%) Sass
7 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 2 (12.50%) CSS3
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) ISEB
7 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
7 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 1 (6.25%) Advertising
8 1 (6.25%) Change Management

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (18.75%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) BGP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) HSRP
2 1 (6.25%) NX-OS
2 1 (6.25%) OSPF
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Toad
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Junior
3 5 (31.25%) Junior Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior PHP Developer
6 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Software Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) jQuery
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) CSS3
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.25%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco
1 1 (6.25%) Juniper
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Rally
1 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago