The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 147 142
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 7 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.26% 0.53% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.58% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 18
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% +7.69%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2463 2589 2832
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.46% 91.42% 89.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1579 1455 1775
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £60,000 £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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

System Testing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Scotland

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Scotland over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Scotland

System Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +4 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
System Testing
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 Scotland region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) SQLPlus
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (23.08%) QA
4 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.69%) HFM
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
6 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (7.69%) HFM
2 1 (7.69%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQLPlus
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Essbase
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Smart View
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Support Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Accountant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Accountant
3 1 (7.69%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
1 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
1 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (15.38%) SDLC
2 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
2 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) CA
3 1 (7.69%) CODA
3 1 (7.69%) Hyperion
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica
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