The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 48 56 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 6 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.22% 2.63% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 3.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.75%
System Testing
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
407 405 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 82.89% 81.82% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 336 284 403
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,066 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

System Testing
Salary Trend in Watford

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Watford

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 11 (68.75%) SQL
1 11 (68.75%) Unix
2 10 (62.50%) Retail
3 9 (56.25%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) QA
5 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
5 7 (43.75%) J2EE
5 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
6 6 (37.50%) Quality Management
6 6 (37.50%) IBM
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle
6 6 (37.50%) Validation
6 6 (37.50%) Data Validation
6 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
7 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
7 5 (31.25%) HP
7 5 (31.25%) HP UFT
7 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (18.75%) Toshiba
9 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
9 3 (18.75%) DbVisualizer
9 3 (18.75%) iSeries
9 3 (18.75%) AS400
9 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
9 3 (18.75%) Flash

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) MQSeries
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (18.75%) DB2
2 3 (18.75%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) HP UFT
2 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
3 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 10 (62.50%) Retail
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Unix Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Software Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Database Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) EPoS Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) J2EE
2 3 (18.75%) Flash
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) AS400
1 3 (18.75%) iSeries
2 2 (12.50%) EPoS
3 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Data Validation
3 6 (37.50%) Quality Management
3 6 (37.50%) Validation
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (18.75%) Presales
7 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 2 (12.50%) Test Management
8 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
8 1 (6.25%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) IBM
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Toshiba
4 1 (6.25%) Northgate
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