Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
South West > Dorset
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 95 102
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 +25
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 3 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.27% 0.65% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.76% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Dorset median annual salary - £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -20.00%
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,625
% change year-on-year - -1.54% +9.80%

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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 957 922 1268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 86.37% 85.85% 86.91%
Number of salaries quoted 834 809 962
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £38,250 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +4.79% -4.40%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,950 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Dorset

System Testing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Dorset

System Testing
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth - 2 - -
Bournemouth +12 1 - -
System Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Dorset region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Netezza
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) DataStage
2 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Semantic Layer
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) DataStage
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) Semantic Layer
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Business Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 2 (66.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Netezza
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau