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

System Testing
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 - 75
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.64% - 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 421 398 617
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 89.96% 80.73% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1307 2438
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £26,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Sheffield

System Testing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Management
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Test Planning
3 4 (66.67%) Process Management
4 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (33.33%) iPad
5 2 (33.33%) Line Management
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
6 1 (16.67%) People Management

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Test Leader
2 2 (33.33%) UAT Lead
2 2 (33.33%) UAT Test Lead
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Pensions Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Management
1 5 (83.33%) Test Planning
1 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Process Management
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) People Management
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft