The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 212 156 201
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +45
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 22 71 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.43% 1.28% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.52% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 70 13
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +2.56%
System Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4357 4684 4465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 84.54% 84.35% 82.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3540 3405 3227
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,200 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Berkshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Berkshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -33 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Slough 0 4 £35,000 -36.36%
Windsor - 3 £55,000 -
Bracknell +3 2 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Maidenhead -15 2 £35,000 -41.66%
Wokingham - 1 £35,000 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing.

1 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 13 (34.21%) .NET
2 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
3 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (28.95%) Logistics
4 11 (28.95%) Integration Testing
5 9 (23.68%) SDLC
5 9 (23.68%) T-SQL
5 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.68%) C#
5 9 (23.68%) XML
6 8 (21.05%) Windows
6 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
6 8 (21.05%) Oracle
6 8 (21.05%) Degree
6 8 (21.05%) QA
7 7 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
7 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (18.42%) Presales
7 7 (18.42%) HTML
7 7 (18.42%) Unix
7 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
7 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.79%) EDI
8 6 (15.79%) Linux
8 6 (15.79%) C++
8 6 (15.79%) VB
8 6 (15.79%) Retail
8 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Internet
1 4 (10.53%) Intranet
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
2 2 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (7.89%) Big Data
5 3 (7.89%) QlikView
6 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.63%) HBase
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.63%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) HP UFT
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Moq
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (15.79%) Retail
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
3 4 (10.53%) Electronics
4 3 (7.89%) Marketing
4 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Business Integration Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C++ Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C++/C# Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Integration Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) QA Leader
6 3 (7.89%) QA Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Software Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Software QA Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Software Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) .NET
2 9 (23.68%) XML
3 7 (18.42%) HTML
4 6 (15.79%) EDI
4 6 (15.79%) WCF
5 5 (13.16%) Ajax
5 5 (13.16%) CSS
6 3 (7.89%) Web Services
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.26%) jQuery
7 2 (5.26%) LINQ
7 2 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (5.26%) SOAP
8 1 (2.63%) JSON
8 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.63%) RESTful
8 1 (2.63%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Unix
3 6 (15.79%) Linux
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 10
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Integration Testing
2 11 (28.95%) Logistics
3 9 (23.68%) SDLC
4 7 (18.42%) Presales
4 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
4 7 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (15.79%) Process Management
6 5 (13.16%) CRM
7 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Content Management
7 4 (10.53%) Document Management
7 4 (10.53%) Project Management
7 4 (10.53%) Workflow
8 3 (7.89%) Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.89%) Line Management
8 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.26%) ERP
9 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) C#
2 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
2 9 (23.68%) T-SQL
3 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
5 6 (15.79%) C++
5 6 (15.79%) VB
6 3 (7.89%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.26%) ISEB
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) VMware
4 4 (10.53%) Kofax
4 4 (10.53%) SAP
5 2 (5.26%) webMethods
6 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.63%) BT
6 1 (2.63%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.63%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) IBM
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