The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 43 26 48
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 0.36% 6.99% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 8.07% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 1
Average salary £29,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,800
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.97%
System Testing
Warwickshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
231 161 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 83.70% 86.56% 80.86%
Number of salaries quoted 203 137 192
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

System Testing
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Warwick

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Billing
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Internet

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Warwick 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Billing Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft