The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 25 39
Rank change year-on-year -11 +14  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 0.51% 2.67% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 3.33% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Median salary £45,000 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.00% +11.11%  
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 Solihull with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 188 180 242
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 94.95% 80.00% 90.64%
Number of salaries quoted 177 159 208
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +38.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

System Testing
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 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 Solihull region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Blog

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Tester
2 1 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter