The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 82 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.12% 1.73% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 2.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
System Testing
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
725 734 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 86.93% 74.52% 83.63%
Number of salaries quoted 647 584 522
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

System Testing
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -17 1 - -
System Testing
Yorkshire

System Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Junior
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree