The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 63 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 -  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.71% 1.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 251 418 367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.69% 83.43% 85.15%
Number of salaries quoted 217 366 289
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

System Testing
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (55.56%) CRM
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Discoverer
2 5 (55.56%) Law
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle HRMS
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (11.11%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle HRMS
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle iRecruitment
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Discoverer
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) RSpec
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (55.56%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) E-Business Specialist
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) CRM
1 5 (55.56%) Data Analysis
1 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Code Coverage
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) SOLID
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago