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

System Testing
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 87 87
Rank change year-on-year +12 0  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 5 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.62% 0.86% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.98% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Median salary £32,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.41% +7.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -2.43% -1.20%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 713 916 964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 88.46% 87.24% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 617 822 771
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Wiltshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Wiltshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +17 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Melksham - 1 £29,000 -
System Testing
South West

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

1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
2 12 (70.59%) Selenium
2 12 (70.59%) WebDriver
3 11 (64.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (64.71%) Regression Testing
4 9 (52.94%) ISEB
4 9 (52.94%) Finance
4 9 (52.94%) QA
5 8 (47.06%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
5 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
6 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
6 7 (41.18%) JIRA
6 7 (41.18%) Banking
6 7 (41.18%) Retail
6 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
6 7 (41.18%) Workflow
6 7 (41.18%) MS Visio
6 7 (41.18%) Bugzilla
6 7 (41.18%) Web Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
6 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
6 7 (41.18%) Process Improvement
6 7 (41.18%) Lucidchart
6 7 (41.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (35.29%) Scrum
7 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
8 5 (29.41%) BDD
8 5 (29.41%) Defect Management

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 7 (41.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Lucidchart
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Selenium
1 12 (70.59%) WebDriver
2 7 (41.18%) Bugzilla
2 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
2 7 (41.18%) JIRA
3 4 (23.53%) JMeter
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Banking
2 7 (41.18%) Retail
2 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
2 11 (64.71%) Test Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Business Test Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Software Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Tester
6 2 (11.76%) QA Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Senior QA Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Java Automation Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Manual Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
3 11 (64.71%) Regression Testing
3 11 (64.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
5 7 (41.18%) Process Improvement
5 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
5 7 (41.18%) Web Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Workflow
6 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
6 6 (35.29%) Scrum
7 5 (29.41%) BDD
7 5 (29.41%) Defect Management
7 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
8 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Agile Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Budget Control
9 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) ISEB
2 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
3 7 (41.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (11.76%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £64000 per annum + Superb Package , incl Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago