Period
to 22 July 2019

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 6 months to 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 249 271 271
Rank change year-on-year +22 0 +30
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 17 87 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.23% 0.73% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.80% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 86 82
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.64% +3.75%
10th Percentile £30,600 £29,125 £27,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,602 10,841 11,284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.92% 90.72% 90.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5,004 8,105 9,019
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing System Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 22 July 2019.

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 6 months to 22 July 2019. 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
Suffolk +30 6 £52,500 -30.00% 1
Hertfordshire +17 6 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Cambridgeshire +43 2 £48,750 +8.33% 3
Bedfordshire +9 2 £42,500 +25.00%
Essex +15 1 £45,000 -14.29% 1
System Testing
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) SDLC
4 5 (29.41%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) CAD
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) C
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 3 (17.65%) Wireframes
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 3 (17.65%) JSP 440
6 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 3 (17.65%) Military
6 3 (17.65%) Information Security
6 3 (17.65%) GIS
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 3 (17.65%) QA
6 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting

System Testing
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) GIS
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Military
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Audio Visual Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Commissioning Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SaaS Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SaaS Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IFS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (11.76%) WCF
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
2 6 (35.29%) SDLC
3 4 (23.53%) CAD
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security
4 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
4 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Wireframes
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) C
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) JSP 440
1 3 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) PA-DSS
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) IFS
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Sage
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.88%) Workday