The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 157 154
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 8 8 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.25% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.29% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 27
Median salary £45,000 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.74% +3.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

System Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2560 2797 2878
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.40% 87.87% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1990 2194 2312
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing System Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in the East Midlands

System Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for System Testing in the East Midlands

System Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Northamptonshire +20 3 £40,000 -11.11%
System Testing
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) ISEB
6 7 (35.00%) Java
6 7 (35.00%) Gherkin
6 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (30.00%) OO
8 5 (25.00%) SOAP
8 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (25.00%) JSON
8 5 (25.00%) REST
8 5 (25.00%) BDD
9 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (20.00%) Coaching
9 4 (20.00%) SDLC
9 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (20.00%) XML
9 4 (20.00%) ERP
9 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (15.00%) Subversion
10 3 (15.00%) Windows Mobile

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) Subversion
2 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (10.00%) JUnit
3 2 (10.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (5.00%) MSTest
4 1 (5.00%) NUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Advertising
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
1 6 (30.00%) Test Leader
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Test Team Leader
4 3 (15.00%) Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) QA Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Gherkin
2 5 (25.00%) JSON
2 5 (25.00%) REST
2 5 (25.00%) SOAP
3 4 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.00%) CakePHP
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (15.00%) Node.js
4 3 (15.00%) PhoneGap
4 3 (15.00%) Sencha Touch
4 3 (15.00%) Symfony
4 3 (15.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) .NET
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE
5 2 (10.00%) JPA
5 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (30.00%) OO
4 5 (25.00%) BDD
4 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Coaching
5 4 (20.00%) ERP
5 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (20.00%) SDLC
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Android Development
6 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (15.00%) MVC
6 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (15.00%) OOP
6 3 (15.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) Haskell
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (35.00%) ISEB
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Sencha
2 3 (15.00%) Zend
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International
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Posted: 2 days ago
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