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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 60 70 77
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.65% 0.16% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.19% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £38,750 £30,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.16% -8.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £30,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £30,000 £34,400
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 Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 434 532 699
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 93.74% 84.44% 92.22%
Number of salaries quoted 344 444 591
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 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

System Testing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Test Management
1 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (83.33%) Test Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) iPad
4 2 (33.33%) People Management
4 2 (33.33%) Process Management
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing

System Testing
Top Related 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:

General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
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%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Business 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 Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) People Management
4 2 (33.33%) Process Management
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle