The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.52% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
System Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
163 157 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 81.91% 77.34% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 152 128 198
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Worcestershire

System Testing
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Worcester - 4 £22,500 -
Pershore - 1 £32,000 -
System Testing
West Midlands

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) GlassFish
4 3 (27.27%) MapBasic
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) DAO
4 3 (27.27%) ActiveX
4 3 (27.27%) DTS
4 3 (27.27%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) VB
4 3 (27.27%) ADO
4 3 (27.27%) COM
4 3 (27.27%) ODBC
4 3 (27.27%) Ingres
4 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
4 3 (27.27%) OLE
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (27.27%) GlassFish
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (27.27%) DTS
2 3 (27.27%) Ingres
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Field Service Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Trainee Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Trainee Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Trainee
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) ADO
1 3 (27.27%) COM
1 3 (27.27%) ODBC
1 3 (27.27%) ActiveX
1 3 (27.27%) OLE
1 3 (27.27%) DAO
1 3 (27.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Security Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Logistics
2 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) VB
2 3 (27.27%) MapBasic
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos