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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 184 206 229
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +23
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 52 47 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.00% 0.82% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.92% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35 33 21
Median salary £38,750 £33,299 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -16.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
4551 5109 5562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.93% 88.65% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3764 4302 4562
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 7 December 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 7 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
Wiltshire +26 17 £40,000 +26.98%
Gloucestershire -13 8 £40,000 -11.11%
Bristol +6 7 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Somerset - 7 £40,000 - 1
Devon - 3 £26,000 -
Cornwall - 1 - -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 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 West region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 85 (62.04%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (43.80%) Java
3 49 (35.77%) Automated Testing
3 49 (35.77%) Hadoop
4 47 (34.31%) Software Engineering
5 43 (31.39%) Security Cleared
6 39 (28.47%) SQL
7 38 (27.74%) SC Cleared
8 23 (16.79%) Finance
9 22 (16.06%) RPG
9 22 (16.06%) iSeries
10 20 (14.60%) Degree
11 19 (13.87%) Software Testing
11 19 (13.87%) .NET
12 18 (13.14%) Python
13 17 (12.41%) Scrum
14 16 (11.68%) AS400
14 16 (11.68%) DB2
14 16 (11.68%) FTP
14 16 (11.68%) Test Automation
14 16 (11.68%) RPG IV
14 16 (11.68%) RPG III
14 16 (11.68%) IFS
15 15 (10.95%) ISEB
15 15 (10.95%) Regression Testing
16 13 (9.49%) C#
16 13 (9.49%) XML
17 12 (8.76%) Unit Testing
17 12 (8.76%) Open Source
18 11 (8.03%) ISTQB

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 2 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.73%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.73%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.46%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.46%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) GitHub
1 4 (2.92%) Lucidchart
1 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.68%) FTP
2 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (35.77%) Hadoop
2 16 (11.68%) DB2
3 11 (8.03%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.92%) Big Data
5 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.19%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (2.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.19%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (2.19%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.73%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.73%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.73%) HBase
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.11%) Cucumber
2 7 (5.11%) JIRA
2 7 (5.11%) Selenium
2 7 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.65%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.92%) Bugzilla
4 4 (2.92%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (2.92%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.19%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.19%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.19%) Subversion
6 2 (1.46%) MSI
6 2 (1.46%) MSTest
6 2 (1.46%) NUnit
7 1 (0.73%) Ant
7 1 (0.73%) CMake
7 1 (0.73%) Hudson
7 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.73%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (16.79%) Finance
2 6 (4.38%) Retail
3 5 (3.65%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.65%) Marketing
3 5 (3.65%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.92%) Banking
5 2 (1.46%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.46%) Automotive
5 2 (1.46%) French Language
6 1 (0.73%) Avionics
6 1 (0.73%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 63 (45.99%) Developer
2 32 (23.36%) Java Developer
3 30 (21.90%) Senior Developer
4 26 (18.98%) Analyst
5 23 (16.79%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (16.06%) Software Engineer
7 16 (11.68%) AS400 Developer
7 16 (11.68%) RPG Developer
8 15 (10.95%) Lead Software Engineer
9 14 (10.22%) Java Engineer
9 14 (10.22%) Java Software Engineer
9 14 (10.22%) Test Engineer
10 11 (8.03%) Lead Developer
11 10 (7.30%) Test Analyst
11 10 (7.30%) Tester
12 9 (6.57%) .NET Developer
12 9 (6.57%) Integration Engineer
12 9 (6.57%) Lead Java Developer
12 9 (6.57%) Test and Integration Engineer
13 8 (5.84%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.87%) .NET
2 13 (9.49%) XML
3 11 (8.03%) WPF
4 9 (6.57%) ASP.NET
4 9 (6.57%) HTML
4 9 (6.57%) Web Services
5 7 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (5.11%) CSS
6 6 (4.38%) J2EE
7 4 (2.92%) SOAP
7 4 (2.92%) WCF
8 3 (2.19%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.46%) Classic ASP
9 2 (1.46%) Django
9 2 (1.46%) Entity Framework
9 2 (1.46%) jQuery
9 2 (1.46%) LINQ
9 2 (1.46%) RESTful
9 2 (1.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.46%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.06%) iSeries
2 16 (11.68%) AS400
3 8 (5.84%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.92%) Replication
5 1 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.73%) iPad
5 1 (0.73%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.84%) Linux
2 7 (5.11%) Windows
3 6 (4.38%) Unix
4 4 (2.92%) Android
5 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.73%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (62.04%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (35.77%) Automated Testing
3 47 (34.31%) Software Engineering
4 19 (13.87%) Software Testing
5 17 (12.41%) Scrum
6 16 (11.68%) Test Automation
7 15 (10.95%) Regression Testing
8 12 (8.76%) Open Source
8 12 (8.76%) Unit Testing
9 10 (7.30%) Mentoring
9 10 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (6.57%) MVC
10 9 (6.57%) OO
10 9 (6.57%) Project Management
10 9 (6.57%) SDLC
11 8 (5.84%) ERP
11 8 (5.84%) Process Improvement
11 8 (5.84%) Validation
12 7 (5.11%) Automation Testing
12 7 (5.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (43.80%) Java
2 39 (28.47%) SQL
3 22 (16.06%) RPG
4 18 (13.14%) Python
5 16 (11.68%) RPG III
5 16 (11.68%) RPG IV
6 13 (9.49%) C#
7 11 (8.03%) C++
8 10 (7.30%) C
9 9 (6.57%) Perl
10 7 (5.11%) JavaScript
11 6 (4.38%) VB
12 5 (3.65%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.19%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.46%) PHP
15 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.73%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.73%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 43 (31.39%) Security Cleared
2 38 (27.74%) SC Cleared
3 20 (14.60%) Degree
4 15 (10.95%) ISEB
5 11 (8.03%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.19%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.46%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.73%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) QA
2 4 (2.92%) ISO 14001
2 4 (2.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Ansible
1 1 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.73%) Oozie
Vendors
1 16 (11.68%) IFS
2 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.38%) Infor
3 6 (4.38%) Oracle
4 4 (2.92%) Xamarin
5 3 (2.19%) Informatica
6 2 (1.46%) SAP
7 1 (0.73%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.73%) HP
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