The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 76 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.49% 0.79% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.03% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Average salary £30,000 £60,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
492 484 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.66% 76.58% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 366 446 455
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 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
System Testing
East of England

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

System Testing
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Suffolk

System Testing
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -9 3 £30,000 -50.00%
System Testing
East of England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) EJB
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) UML
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) JPA
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) JSF
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (50.00%) J2ME
2 3 (50.00%) JMS
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Struts
2 3 (50.00%) JSP
2 3 (50.00%) Servlets

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Games Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Games Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) EJB
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) JPA
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) JSF
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) J2ME
2 3 (50.00%) JMS
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Struts
2 3 (50.00%) JSP
2 3 (50.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle