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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 69 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 18 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.79% - 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 1
Average salary £35,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
729 609 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 72.47% 82.08% 78.25%
Number of salaries quoted 576 516 540
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £25,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014. 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 £36,000 -
System Testing
Yorkshire

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Python
2 17 (68.00%) C++
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (68.00%) Degree
2 17 (68.00%) Software Architecture
3 13 (52.00%) Embedded C++
4 12 (48.00%) C
5 8 (32.00%) Embedded C
6 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.00%) TestNG
7 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
7 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (8.00%) JIRA
7 2 (8.00%) QA
7 2 (8.00%) Selenium
7 2 (8.00%) Release Management
7 2 (8.00%) Atlassian
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Confluence
7 2 (8.00%) ISEB
7 2 (8.00%) Java
7 2 (8.00%) JUnit
7 2 (8.00%) MS Office

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JUnit
1 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) TestNG
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Test Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Manual Tester
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Tester
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Test Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Tester
3 5 (20.00%) Functional Test Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
1 17 (68.00%) Software Architecture
2 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Scrum
3 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) Release Management
3 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C++
1 17 (68.00%) Python
2 13 (52.00%) Embedded C++
3 12 (48.00%) C
4 8 (32.00%) Embedded C
5 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Atlassian