Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 78 82
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 +6
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.69% 0.30% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.34% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 11
Suffolk median annual salary - £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +3.70%
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +4.65% +3.61%

System Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 529 597 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 91.05% 90.05% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 399 560 830
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Suffolk

System Testing
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Suffolk

System Testing
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +16 2 - - 1
System Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Critical Thinking
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Access
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) BPR
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Critical Thinking
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle