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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 105 96
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.090% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.10% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Median salary - £65,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +195.45%  
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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 902 996 959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 88.00% 89.49% 86.79%
Number of salaries quoted 827 899 825
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,869
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +10.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

System Testing
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for System Testing in West Sussex

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

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

1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) Informatica
3 13 (81.25%) PRINCE2
3 13 (81.25%) Unix
3 13 (81.25%) ETL
3 13 (81.25%) Oracle
3 13 (81.25%) PL/SQL
3 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) T-SQL
3 13 (81.25%) MVC
3 13 (81.25%) DataStage
3 13 (81.25%) Shell Script
3 13 (81.25%) Scrum
3 13 (81.25%) Teradata
3 13 (81.25%) Data Analysis
3 13 (81.25%) WCF
3 13 (81.25%) .NET Framework
3 13 (81.25%) Entity Framework
3 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) DataStage
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Project Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Change Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) .NET Framework
2 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 13 (81.25%) Entity Framework
2 13 (81.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Data Analysis
2 13 (81.25%) ETL
2 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 13 (81.25%) PRINCE2
2 13 (81.25%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Process Management
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Use Case
4 1 (6.25%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) PL/SQL
2 13 (81.25%) Shell Script
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Informatica
2 13 (81.25%) Oracle
2 13 (81.25%) Teradata
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft