The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 60 70 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.83% 0.18% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.22% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £42,500 £45,245 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +88.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
System Testing
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
522 457 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 86.71% 80.46% 81.37%
Number of salaries quoted 396 386 397
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

System Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Swindon

System Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) T-SQL