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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 56 69 73
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.22% 0.87% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.99% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.22%
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
383 505 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 84.36% 87.83% 88.76%
Number of salaries quoted 327 405 330
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 August 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 6 (85.71%) IBM
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Presales
3 3 (42.86%) iSeries
3 3 (42.86%) DbVisualizer
3 3 (42.86%) Flash
3 3 (42.86%) MQSeries
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) HP UFT
3 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (42.86%) DB2
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) Toshiba
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) AS400
4 2 (28.57%) EPoS
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Legal

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 (42.86%) MQSeries
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
1 3 (42.86%) DbVisualizer
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) HP UFT
1 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Unix Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Database Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) EPoS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) Flash
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) AS400
1 3 (42.86%) iSeries
2 2 (28.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) Presales
1 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Toshiba
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle