The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 64 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.02% 0.46% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.55% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £28,750 £35,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +10.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £35,000 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £33,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
System Testing
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
489 364 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 83.02% 84.45% 78.62%
Number of salaries quoted 413 305 338
Average salary £39,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

System Testing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

System Testing
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 5 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Sunderland - 1 £19,500 -
System Testing
North East

System Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (83.33%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Image Processing
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) QA Tester
2 4 (66.67%) QA Test Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) QA Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Test Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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