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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 78 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 18 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.69% 0.55% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 0.67% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 3
Median salary £35,000 £34,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% +31.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £26,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £26,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
940 898 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 88.01% 82.84% 81.87%
Number of salaries quoted 829 784 763
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +9 13 £35,000 -
Newport - 3 £25,000 -
System Testing
Wales

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (36.00%) Java
4 8 (32.00%) C#
4 8 (32.00%) SOAP
5 7 (28.00%) C++
6 6 (24.00%) TDD
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
7 5 (20.00%) Spring
7 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (20.00%) REST
7 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) J2EE
7 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 4 (16.00%) ISEB
8 4 (16.00%) NetBeans
8 4 (16.00%) JUnit
8 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
8 4 (16.00%) OO
8 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
8 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (16.00%) iSeries
8 4 (16.00%) SaaS
8 4 (16.00%) JSON

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 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.00%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) FTP
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) DB2
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (16.00%) JUnit
2 4 (16.00%) NetBeans
2 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.00%) MSTest
4 1 (4.00%) QUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Toad
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) AS400 Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Automation Developer
5 3 (12.00%) RPG Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Agile Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) SOAP
3 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (20.00%) J2EE
3 5 (20.00%) REST
3 5 (20.00%) Spring
4 4 (16.00%) JSON
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 2 (8.00%) jQuery
6 2 (8.00%) Web Services
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.00%) Ajax
7 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
7 1 (4.00%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (4.00%) WCF
7 1 (4.00%) WPF
7 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) iSeries
2 3 (12.00%) AS400
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Scrum
2 6 (24.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (16.00%) OO
4 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Robotic Process Automation
6 2 (8.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.00%) Coaching
7 1 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (4.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (4.00%) SDLC
7 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) Java
3 8 (32.00%) C#
4 7 (28.00%) C++
5 3 (12.00%) RPG
5 3 (12.00%) RPG III
5 3 (12.00%) RPG IV
6 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.00%) XAML
7 1 (4.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.00%) ISEB
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Blue Prism
2 3 (12.00%) IFS
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) Remedy
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.00%) Teradata