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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 101 110 115
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 6 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.51% 0.44% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.55% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
Average salary £55,000 £51,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +15.94%
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
1030 1092 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.51% 80.53% 75.98%
Number of salaries quoted 911 970 934
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,750 £28,667
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 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
Haywards Heath - 1 £60,000 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (30.00%) MS Project
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Project
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Graduate
3 3 (30.00%) Junior Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Data Security
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix