Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for System Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited System Testing over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 56 68
Rank change year-on-year +15 +12 +19
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.77% 0.57% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.62% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +11.33% +30.43%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,575 £32,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,525 £44,375
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% +11.33% +63.04%

System Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 227 322 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 87.64% 91.74% 93.81%
Number of salaries quoted 197 285 462
Bedford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,625
90th Percentile £64,250 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing System Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Bedford

System Testing
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft