The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 92 97
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 3 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.45% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.49% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Median salary £38,500 £41,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.09% -18.00%  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1046 1226 1206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.23% 91.02% 89.27%
Number of salaries quoted 680 828 709
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

System Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Edinburgh

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) CODA
2 1 (33.33%) ACCA
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Essbase
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) HFM
2 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Smart View
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) HFM
1 1 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Essbase
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Smart View
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Accountant
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Accountant
1 1 (33.33%) Test Coordinator
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) CODA
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica