The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 104 96 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -22
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 2 8 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.15% 0.64% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.87% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 31
Average salary £55,000 £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.72% -19.44%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1101 918 1129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 83.54% 73.26% 81.16%
Number of salaries quoted 976 766 923
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
System Testing
South East

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
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 31 July 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
Crawley +11 2 £55,000 +51.72%
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (33.33%) VB
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Extranet
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) QADirector
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (22.22%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) QADirector
3 1 (11.11%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Development Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technology Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Testing Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Engagement Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) EFT
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) VB
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VC++
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle