The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex 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 16 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 3.57% 2.17% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 2.56% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
System Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 39 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 83.93% 84.78% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 60
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Sussex

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

System Testing
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Sussex

System Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft