The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 164 189 217
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +28
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 84 62 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.49% 1.05% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.21% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 18
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +3.89%
System Testing
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4915 5112 5270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.35% 86.48% 84.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4109 4274 4275
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

System Testing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

System Testing Salary Trend in the South West

System Testing
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in the South West

System Testing
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Somerset - 32 £41,000 -
Wiltshire +7 9 £43,000 +7.50%
Dorset +5 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Gloucestershire -19 7 £35,000 -22.22%
Cornwall -16 3 - -
Bristol -11 1 - - 1
Devon - 1 £27,500 -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 West region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 79 (60.77%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (45.38%) Software Engineering
3 48 (36.92%) Java
4 39 (30.00%) SQL
4 39 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 34 (26.15%) Security Cleared
5 34 (26.15%) Python
5 34 (26.15%) Scrum
6 31 (23.85%) Linux
7 29 (22.31%) Automated Testing
8 28 (21.54%) Windows
9 27 (20.77%) Perl
10 26 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
11 25 (19.23%) Test Automation
12 24 (18.46%) Oracle
13 23 (17.69%) SQL Server
13 23 (17.69%) SC Cleared
13 23 (17.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (17.69%) SDLC
14 22 (16.92%) Manual Testing
14 22 (16.92%) Waterfall
15 21 (16.15%) Selenium
15 21 (16.15%) Automation Testing
16 20 (15.38%) RPG
16 20 (15.38%) Validation
16 20 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
16 20 (15.38%) Integration Testing
16 20 (15.38%) Cucumber
16 20 (15.38%) iSeries
17 19 (14.62%) V-Model

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (0.77%) Apache Pig
1 1 (0.77%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.54%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.54%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.77%) GitHub
2 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.00%) FTP
2 3 (2.31%) SAN
3 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 23 (17.69%) SQL Server
3 13 (10.00%) DB2
4 10 (7.69%) Big Data
5 6 (4.62%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.77%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.77%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.77%) HBase
7 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (16.15%) Selenium
2 20 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 8 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.38%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.62%) Eclipse
5 6 (4.62%) Subversion
6 5 (3.85%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (2.31%) JIRA
9 2 (1.54%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.77%) Ant
10 1 (0.77%) CMake
10 1 (0.77%) Hudson
10 1 (0.77%) JMeter
10 1 (0.77%) Maven
10 1 (0.77%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.77%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.77%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.31%) Marketing
4 2 (1.54%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.54%) Automotive
4 2 (1.54%) French Language
5 1 (0.77%) Avionics
5 1 (0.77%) Electronics
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (30.77%) Developer
2 29 (22.31%) Test Engineer
3 24 (18.46%) Integration Engineer
3 24 (18.46%) Software Engineer
3 24 (18.46%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 21 (16.15%) Analyst
5 18 (13.85%) Java Developer
6 17 (13.08%) Programmer
7 14 (10.77%) Senior Developer
8 13 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
9 12 (9.23%) AS400 Developer
9 12 (9.23%) Java Engineer
9 12 (9.23%) Java Software Engineer
10 10 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (6.92%) AS400 Programmer
11 9 (6.92%) Lead Developer
12 8 (6.15%) Analyst Programmer
12 8 (6.15%) Lead Java Developer
13 7 (5.38%) RPG Analyst Programmer
13 7 (5.38%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.31%) XML
2 11 (8.46%) .NET
3 9 (6.92%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (5.38%) J2EE
4 7 (5.38%) WPF
5 6 (4.62%) HTML
5 6 (4.62%) Web Services
6 5 (3.85%) CSS
7 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.77%) CSS3
7 1 (0.77%) HTML5
7 1 (0.77%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.38%) iSeries
2 13 (10.00%) AS400
3 7 (5.38%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.62%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.31%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.77%) iPad
8 1 (0.77%) Replication
8 1 (0.77%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 31 (23.85%) Linux
2 28 (21.54%) Windows
3 9 (6.92%) Android
4 8 (6.15%) Unix
5 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (60.77%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (45.38%) Software Engineering
3 34 (26.15%) Scrum
4 29 (22.31%) Automated Testing
5 26 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 25 (19.23%) Test Automation
7 23 (17.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 23 (17.69%) SDLC
8 22 (16.92%) Manual Testing
8 22 (16.92%) Waterfall
9 21 (16.15%) Automation Testing
10 20 (15.38%) Integration Testing
10 20 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
10 20 (15.38%) Validation
11 19 (14.62%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (14.62%) Defect Tracking
11 19 (14.62%) DevOps
11 19 (14.62%) Performance Testing
11 19 (14.62%) Risk Analysis
11 19 (14.62%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 48 (36.92%) Java
2 39 (30.00%) SQL
3 34 (26.15%) Python
4 27 (20.77%) Perl
5 20 (15.38%) RPG
6 14 (10.77%) C
6 14 (10.77%) C#
7 13 (10.00%) RPG III
7 13 (10.00%) RPG IV
8 11 (8.46%) C++
9 8 (6.15%) VB
10 6 (4.62%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.54%) Ruby
12 1 (0.77%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.77%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (26.15%) Security Cleared
2 23 (17.69%) SC Cleared
3 17 (13.08%) Degree
4 8 (6.15%) DV Cleared
5 7 (5.38%) ISEB
5 7 (5.38%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.31%) PhD
7 2 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) Ansible
1 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.77%) Oozie
Vendors
1 24 (18.46%) Oracle
2 13 (10.00%) IFS
2 13 (10.00%) Infor
3 7 (5.38%) HP
4 6 (4.62%) ArcSight
4 6 (4.62%) Blue Coat
4 6 (4.62%) Cisco
4 6 (4.62%) FireEye
4 6 (4.62%) Forcepoint
4 6 (4.62%) Hortonworks
4 6 (4.62%) Juniper
4 6 (4.62%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.62%) Palo Alto
5 4 (3.08%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.31%) Informatica
7 2 (1.54%) SAP
8 1 (0.77%) Blue Prism
South West
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
BJSS Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension & Healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago