The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 89 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.34% 1.44% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.79% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 29
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
System Testing
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
913 892 1310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 78.64% 80.29% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 790 804 1150
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

System Testing
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

System Testing Salary Trend in West Sussex

System Testing
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in West Sussex

System Testing
Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
Gatwick - 4 £32,500 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Change Control
2 4 (57.14%) Business Process Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Test Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Line Management
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Windows NT
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) EFT
4 1 (14.29%) Extranet
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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%) Extranet
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) EFT
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Change Control
2 4 (57.14%) Business Process Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Test Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Line Management
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Business Objects