The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
England / East of England
Rank 204 223 195
Rank change year-on-year +19 -28  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 38 52 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.63% 0.71% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.81% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 41
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5241 6424 6210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.19% 87.83% 84.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4169 5090 4933
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

System Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for System Testing in the East of England

System Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in the East of England

System Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 23 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
Hertfordshire +12 14 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Bedfordshire +12 9 £25,000 -54.54%
Essex +6 8 £40,750 -32.08%
Cambridgeshire +17 4 £60,000 +33.33%
Norfolk - 2 £35,625 -
Suffolk +24 1 £22,500 -35.71%
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 of England region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 21 (22.58%) SQL
1 21 (22.58%) QA
2 20 (21.51%) Wealth Management
2 20 (21.51%) .NET
2 20 (21.51%) Workflow
3 19 (20.43%) Finance
3 19 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.43%) Project Management
4 18 (19.35%) Regression Testing
5 17 (18.28%) Process Management
5 17 (18.28%) Risk Management
6 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
7 14 (15.05%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (12.90%) Data Modelling
8 12 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (11.83%) Test Automation
9 11 (11.83%) C#
9 11 (11.83%) Retail
10 10 (10.75%) Java
10 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
11 9 (9.68%) Unit Testing
12 8 (8.60%) Degree
12 8 (8.60%) Physics
12 8 (8.60%) Selenium
12 8 (8.60%) Technical Analysis
12 8 (8.60%) Configuration Management
12 8 (8.60%) MATLAB
12 8 (8.60%) PhD
12 8 (8.60%) Business Analysis

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Internet
1 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.30%) OLTP
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.23%) FileMaker
5 3 (3.23%) MySQL
5 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.15%) MS Access
6 2 (2.15%) Power BI
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.08%) Informix
7 1 (1.08%) QlikView
7 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) LabVIEW
1 8 (8.60%) Selenium
2 6 (6.45%) JIRA
3 5 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (4.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (4.30%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.15%) MSTest
5 2 (2.15%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Retail
3 8 (8.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (26.88%) Analyst
2 21 (22.58%) Developer
3 17 (18.28%) Business Manager
3 17 (18.28%) Business Project Manager
3 17 (18.28%) Project Manager
4 11 (11.83%) Business Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 9 (9.68%) Tester
6 8 (8.60%) Optical Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Support Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) Test Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Software Project Manager
8 6 (6.45%) Coordinator
8 6 (6.45%) Hybris Developer
8 6 (6.45%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.38%) E-Commerce Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Financial Services Project Manager
9 5 (5.38%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
9 5 (5.38%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.51%) .NET
2 6 (6.45%) Web Services
3 5 (5.38%) HTML
3 5 (5.38%) J2EE
4 4 (4.30%) jQuery
4 4 (4.30%) SOAP
5 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.23%) WPF
6 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.15%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.15%) CSS
6 2 (2.15%) Entity Framework
6 2 (2.15%) Silverlight
6 2 (2.15%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (2.15%) WCF
7 1 (1.08%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (1.08%) CSS3
7 1 (1.08%) HTML5
7 1 (1.08%) Node.js
7 1 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.30%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.08%) iPad
6 1 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.38%) Windows
2 3 (3.23%) Linux
3 2 (2.15%) CentOS
3 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.08%) Android
4 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.08%) Unix
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) Wealth Management
1 20 (21.51%) Workflow
2 19 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.43%) Project Management
3 18 (19.35%) Regression Testing
4 17 (18.28%) Process Management
4 17 (18.28%) Risk Management
5 14 (15.05%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (12.90%) Data Modelling
6 12 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (11.83%) Test Automation
8 9 (9.68%) Unit Testing
9 8 (8.60%) Business Analysis
9 8 (8.60%) Configuration Management
9 8 (8.60%) Physics
9 8 (8.60%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.45%) Coaching
10 6 (6.45%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.58%) SQL
2 11 (11.83%) C#
3 10 (10.75%) Java
4 8 (8.60%) MATLAB
5 7 (7.53%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.23%) PHP
8 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.15%) VB
8 2 (2.15%) VBScript
8 2 (2.15%) XAML
9 1 (1.08%) ABAP
9 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Degree
1 8 (8.60%) PhD
2 4 (4.30%) ISEB
3 2 (2.15%) CBAP
3 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (22.58%) QA
2 4 (4.30%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.53%) Oracle
3 6 (6.45%) hybris
4 3 (3.23%) Thunderhead
5 2 (2.15%) Cisco
5 2 (2.15%) VMware
6 1 (1.08%) IBM
6 1 (1.08%) SAP
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