The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 62 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 5 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.87% 0.33% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.40% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 7
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £32,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £34,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
System Testing
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
492 506 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 85.42% 83.64% 82.65%
Number of salaries quoted 461 443 303
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk 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 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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Suffolk

System Testing
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Ipswich - 4 £35,000 -
Bury St Edmunds -5 1 £45,000 +28.57%
System Testing
East of England

System Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 12 (92.31%) ISEB
1 12 (92.31%) QA
2 9 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Software Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Regression Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Science

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) QA Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) QA Tester
2 9 (69.23%) Software Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Software QA Tester
2 9 (69.23%) Software Tester
2 9 (69.23%) Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Regression Testing
1 9 (69.23%) Software Testing
1 9 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) QA