Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 197 211
Rank change year-on-year +50 +14 -1
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 63 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.45% 0.47% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.54% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 57 14 22
Hertfordshire median annual salary £43,500 £29,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.46% -15.71% -18.60%
10th Percentile £27,250 £22,500 £28,450
90th Percentile £62,500 £43,000 £58,100
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3677 3918 4717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 84.65% 87.85% 87.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3103 3237 3833
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing System Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Hertfordshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Hertfordshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Hertfordshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Borehamwood -10 8 £29,500 -
Hatfield +6 5 - -
Hertford -1 3 £52,500 +110.00%
Watford -6 2 £55,000 - 2
Broxbourne - 2 £42,000 -
Royston - 1 £37,500 -
System Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 45 (71.43%) SQL
2 42 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 42 (66.67%) Oracle
3 28 (44.44%) SQLPlus
3 28 (44.44%) Six Sigma
3 28 (44.44%) ITIL
3 28 (44.44%) Oracle 11i
3 28 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
3 28 (44.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 25 (39.68%) Retail
5 17 (26.98%) SDLC
6 15 (23.81%) Finance
6 15 (23.81%) Oracle HRMS
6 15 (23.81%) Oracle Payroll
6 15 (23.81%) .NET
7 14 (22.22%) Retek
7 14 (22.22%) Oracle Retail
7 14 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 13 (20.63%) Oracle Financials
9 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (12.70%) LabVIEW
10 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
10 8 (12.70%) PhD
10 8 (12.70%) MATLAB
10 8 (12.70%) Acoustics
10 8 (12.70%) Optoelectronics
10 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (12.70%) Physics
11 6 (9.52%) Validation
11 6 (9.52%) Degree

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (44.44%) Oracle 11i
1 28 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
1 28 (44.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (23.81%) Oracle HRMS
2 15 (23.81%) Oracle Payroll
3 14 (22.22%) Oracle Retail
4 13 (20.63%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (44.44%) SQLPlus
2 14 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.17%) Power BI
5 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) LabVIEW
2 3 (4.76%) Appium
2 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.76%) JMeter
2 3 (4.76%) Selenium
2 3 (4.76%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (39.68%) Retail
2 15 (23.81%) Finance
3 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.94%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Analyst
2 28 (44.44%) Oracle Analyst
2 28 (44.44%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 28 (44.44%) Support Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) Financial Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) Oracle Financials Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) Oracle Financials Support
3 13 (20.63%) Oracle Financials Support Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Optical Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Test Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (11.11%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Design Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Acoustics
1 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (12.70%) Optoelectronics
2 5 (7.94%) ASIC
2 5 (7.94%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (7.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (7.94%) VHDL
3 2 (3.17%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) ITIL
1 28 (44.44%) Six Sigma
2 17 (26.98%) SDLC
3 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.70%) Physics
5 6 (9.52%) Validation
6 5 (7.94%) CAD
6 5 (7.94%) Component Testing
6 5 (7.94%) Performance Testing
6 5 (7.94%) Schematic Capture
6 5 (7.94%) Test Planning
7 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.76%) Defect Management
7 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.76%) Test Automation
7 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.17%) ETL
8 2 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (71.43%) SQL
2 42 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 8 (12.70%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) PhD
2 6 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (66.67%) Oracle
2 14 (22.22%) Retek
3 5 (7.94%) EMC
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft