The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 34 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 1.87% 1.99% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.21% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Median salary £28,250 - £35,250
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 Gloucester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 193 181 223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 90.19% 90.05% 91.02%
Number of salaries quoted 176 109 195
Median salary £40,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,635
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £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 Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

System Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Gloucester

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 Gloucester region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) French Language
2 2 (40.00%) Italian Language
2 2 (40.00%) Spanish Language
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
General
1 2 (40.00%) French Language
1 2 (40.00%) Italian Language
1 2 (40.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) UAT Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP