The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 73 40 74
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +34
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 3 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.41% 3.99% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 4.77% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 25 6
Average salary £29,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,800
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.97%
System Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
603 545 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 82.04% 83.72% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 538 462 619
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Warwickshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Warwick -17 1 £29,000 -31.76%
System Testing
West Midlands

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Billing
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Billing Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft