The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 12 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.33% 1.72% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 1.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £36,750 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +2.56%
System Testing
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 54 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 85.00% 93.10% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 29
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% -10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £50,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

System Testing
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

System Testing Salary Trend in West Lothian

System Testing
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Livingston +1 1 £36,000 -10.00%
System Testing
Scotland

System Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Cash Management
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Business Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Business Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) Cash Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft