Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 157 161
Rank change year-on-year -20 +4 +16
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 17 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.47% 0.50% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.54% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 27
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +16.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £36,975 £32,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £49,875 £57,375 £51,250
South West median annual salary £39,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -1.88% +11.11% -10.00%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,309 2,947 3,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.31% 91.69% 90.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,720 2,414 2,861
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,681 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Bristol

System Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Bristol

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 13 (76.47%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) UML
4 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
5 7 (41.18%) Degree
5 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
6 6 (35.29%) TDD
7 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
7 5 (29.41%) Law
7 5 (29.41%) Spring
7 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
7 5 (29.41%) QA
7 5 (29.41%) JBoss
7 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
7 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
7 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
7 5 (29.41%) Jetty
7 5 (29.41%) Multithreading
7 5 (29.41%) JPA
7 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
7 5 (29.41%) HTML5
7 5 (29.41%) BDD
7 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
7 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
7 5 (29.41%) Redis
7 5 (29.41%) Riak

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) JBoss
1 5 (29.41%) Jetty
1 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
1 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
1 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Couchbase
1 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
1 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
1 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
1 5 (29.41%) Redis
1 5 (29.41%) Riak
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
1 3 (17.65%) GCC
1 3 (17.65%) Gerrit
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (17.65%) Maven
1 3 (17.65%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) JMeter
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (29.41%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Java Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
3 5 (29.41%) HTML5
3 5 (29.41%) JPA
3 5 (29.41%) Spring
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.88%) Node.js
6 1 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
1 8 (47.06%) UML
2 6 (35.29%) TDD
2 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
3 5 (29.41%) BDD
3 5 (29.41%) Concurrent Programming
3 5 (29.41%) Multithreading
4 4 (23.53%) Content Management
4 4 (23.53%) Document Management
4 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Content Management
4 4 (23.53%) IT Strategy
4 4 (23.53%) Workflow
4 4 (23.53%) Workflow Development
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Line Management
5 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) Physics
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) C
3 3 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
2 4 (23.53%) PMO
2 4 (23.53%) SLA
3 3 (17.65%) ECSS
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Nintex
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Capita
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy