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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 185 191 232
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +41
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 65 60 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.15% 1.01% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.15% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 10
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £26,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
4954 5197 5227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.77% 87.39% 84.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4163 4378 4296
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 £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,200 £62,500
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 - 17 £42,500 -
Wiltshire +10 13 £43,000 +34.37% 1
Gloucestershire -24 6 £38,750 -13.88%
Devon - 4 £26,000 -
Dorset +11 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bristol -11 1 - -
Cornwall -16 1 - -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 76 (58.02%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (42.75%) Software Engineering
3 50 (38.17%) Java
4 41 (31.30%) SQL
5 40 (30.53%) Hadoop
6 36 (27.48%) Security Cleared
7 34 (25.95%) Automated Testing
8 31 (23.66%) Python
9 28 (21.37%) SC Cleared
10 26 (19.85%) Scrum
11 23 (17.56%) Linux
12 22 (16.79%) RPG
12 22 (16.79%) iSeries
12 22 (16.79%) Test Automation
13 21 (16.03%) Degree
14 19 (14.50%) Perl
15 18 (13.74%) Oracle
15 18 (13.74%) Automation Testing
16 17 (12.98%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (12.98%) Cybersecurity
16 17 (12.98%) Integration Testing
16 17 (12.98%) SQL Server
16 17 (12.98%) Windows
17 16 (12.21%) ERP
17 16 (12.21%) SDLC
18 15 (11.45%) IFS
18 15 (11.45%) Manual Testing
18 15 (11.45%) RPG IV
18 15 (11.45%) RPG III
18 15 (11.45%) Infor

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 (0.76%) Apache Pig
1 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (3.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.53%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.53%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) GitHub
1 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.45%) FTP
2 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (30.53%) Hadoop
2 17 (12.98%) SQL Server
3 15 (11.45%) DB2
4 6 (4.58%) Big Data
5 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.53%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.76%) HBase
7 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (9.92%) Cucumber
1 13 (9.92%) Selenium
2 12 (9.16%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.34%) SoapUI
4 6 (4.58%) Eclipse
4 6 (4.58%) Subversion
4 6 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (2.29%) JIRA
6 3 (2.29%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.76%) Ant
7 1 (0.76%) CMake
7 1 (0.76%) Hudson
7 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.76%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (9.16%) Finance
2 4 (3.05%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.05%) Marketing
3 2 (1.53%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.53%) Automotive
3 2 (1.53%) French Language
4 1 (0.76%) Avionics
4 1 (0.76%) Electronics
4 1 (0.76%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (38.17%) Developer
2 24 (18.32%) Test Engineer
3 23 (17.56%) Java Developer
3 23 (17.56%) Software Engineer
4 22 (16.79%) Analyst
5 19 (14.50%) Integration Engineer
5 19 (14.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 18 (13.74%) Senior Developer
7 15 (11.45%) AS400 Developer
7 15 (11.45%) Programmer
8 14 (10.69%) Senior Java Developer
9 13 (9.92%) Lead Software Engineer
10 12 (9.16%) Java Engineer
10 12 (9.16%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (7.63%) Lead Developer
12 9 (6.87%) Lead Java Developer
13 8 (6.11%) AS400 Programmer
13 8 (6.11%) Test Analyst
14 7 (5.34%) RPG Developer
14 7 (5.34%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.45%) .NET
1 15 (11.45%) XML
2 10 (7.63%) Web Services
3 9 (6.87%) ASP.NET
4 8 (6.11%) HTML
5 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (5.34%) CSS
5 7 (5.34%) WPF
6 6 (4.58%) J2EE
7 2 (1.53%) Classic ASP
7 2 (1.53%) Django
7 2 (1.53%) SOAP
8 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.76%) Ajax
8 1 (0.76%) CSS3
8 1 (0.76%) HTML5
8 1 (0.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.79%) iSeries
2 15 (11.45%) AS400
3 7 (5.34%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.05%) Replication
5 3 (2.29%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.53%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.76%) iPad
7 1 (0.76%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.56%) Linux
2 17 (12.98%) Windows
3 7 (5.34%) Android
4 6 (4.58%) Unix
5 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (58.02%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (42.75%) Software Engineering
3 34 (25.95%) Automated Testing
4 26 (19.85%) Scrum
5 22 (16.79%) Test Automation
6 18 (13.74%) Automation Testing
7 17 (12.98%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (12.98%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (12.98%) Integration Testing
8 16 (12.21%) ERP
8 16 (12.21%) SDLC
9 15 (11.45%) Manual Testing
10 14 (10.69%) Defect Tracking
10 14 (10.69%) Regression Testing
10 14 (10.69%) Risk Analysis
10 14 (10.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (10.69%) System Integration Testing
10 14 (10.69%) Validation
11 13 (9.92%) DevOps
11 13 (9.92%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (38.17%) Java
2 41 (31.30%) SQL
3 31 (23.66%) Python
4 22 (16.79%) RPG
5 19 (14.50%) Perl
6 15 (11.45%) RPG III
6 15 (11.45%) RPG IV
7 13 (9.92%) C
8 12 (9.16%) C#
9 9 (6.87%) C++
10 7 (5.34%) JavaScript
11 6 (4.58%) VB
12 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.53%) PHP
14 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.76%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.76%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (27.48%) Security Cleared
2 28 (21.37%) SC Cleared
3 21 (16.03%) Degree
4 9 (6.87%) ISEB
5 5 (3.82%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.82%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) QA
2 4 (3.05%) ISO 14001
2 4 (3.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Ansible
1 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 18 (13.74%) Oracle
2 15 (11.45%) IFS
2 15 (11.45%) Infor
3 5 (3.82%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.05%) Xamarin
5 3 (2.29%) HP
5 3 (2.29%) Informatica
6 2 (1.53%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.53%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.53%) Cisco
6 2 (1.53%) FireEye
6 2 (1.53%) Forcepoint
6 2 (1.53%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.53%) Juniper
6 2 (1.53%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.53%) SAP
7 1 (0.76%) Blue Prism
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