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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 170 182 165
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 47 43 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.06% 0.86% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.02% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 56
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,125 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.30% +2.81%
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
3864 4227 4473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 86.99% 84.49% 80.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3079 3050 3155
Median salary £50,000 £53,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.54% +9.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -15 11 £36,750 -18.33% 1
Wokingham - 10 £42,500 -
Maidenhead +10 9 £45,000 -25.00%
Bracknell - 8 £50,000 -
Slough +2 5 £62,500 +4.16%
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 31 (44.93%) Windows
1 31 (44.93%) SDLC
2 28 (40.58%) QA
3 26 (37.68%) SQL
4 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
6 18 (26.09%) .NET
6 18 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (23.19%) C#
7 16 (23.19%) Software Testing
8 15 (21.74%) Logistics
8 15 (21.74%) Integration Testing
9 14 (20.29%) Oracle
9 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
10 13 (18.84%) Automated Testing
11 12 (17.39%) Linux
11 12 (17.39%) XML
11 12 (17.39%) Unix
11 12 (17.39%) C++
11 12 (17.39%) PL/SQL
11 12 (17.39%) VB
11 12 (17.39%) Shell Script
11 12 (17.39%) Windows Server
12 11 (15.94%) Driving Licence
12 11 (15.94%) VMware
13 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
13 10 (14.49%) HTML
13 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
14 9 (13.04%) Test Scripting
14 9 (13.04%) JavaScript

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.14%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) MS Office
2 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
1 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.80%) Data Mining
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (4.35%) QlikView
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.45%) Big Data
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) JIRA
2 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.90%) Moq
3 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
1 8 (11.59%) Retail
2 7 (10.14%) Marketing
3 6 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.80%) German Language
6 2 (2.90%) Electronics
7 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (30.43%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) Analyst
3 12 (17.39%) QA Leader
3 12 (17.39%) QA Manager
3 12 (17.39%) QA Team Leader
3 12 (17.39%) Software Manager
3 12 (17.39%) Software QA Manager
3 12 (17.39%) Software Team Leader
3 12 (17.39%) Team Leader
4 11 (15.94%) Software Developer
5 10 (14.49%) .NET Developer
6 9 (13.04%) C# Developer
6 9 (13.04%) C++ Developer
6 9 (13.04%) C++ Software Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Implementation Specialist
6 9 (13.04%) Support Specialist
7 8 (11.59%) .NET Software Developer
7 8 (11.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (11.59%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (11.59%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.09%) .NET
2 12 (17.39%) XML
3 10 (14.49%) HTML
4 7 (10.14%) EDI
5 6 (8.70%) CSS
6 4 (5.80%) CGI
6 4 (5.80%) WCF
7 3 (4.35%) Ajax
7 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.35%) Web Services
8 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 2 (2.90%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.90%) jQuery
8 2 (2.90%) Lambda Expressions
8 2 (2.90%) LINQ
8 2 (2.90%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (2.90%) SOAP
9 1 (1.45%) J2EE
9 1 (1.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Driving Licence
2 8 (11.59%) Life Science
3 7 (10.14%) User Experience
4 5 (7.25%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.90%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.93%) Windows
2 12 (17.39%) Linux
2 12 (17.39%) Unix
2 12 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.25%) Android
3 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) SDLC
2 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (23.19%) Software Testing
5 15 (21.74%) Integration Testing
5 15 (21.74%) Logistics
6 13 (18.84%) Automated Testing
7 9 (13.04%) Project Management
7 9 (13.04%) Test Scripting
8 8 (11.59%) Scrum
8 8 (11.59%) V-Model
8 8 (11.59%) Waterfall
9 7 (10.14%) Black-Box Testing
9 7 (10.14%) Wireframes
10 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.80%) CRM
11 4 (5.80%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.80%) Validation
12 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.68%) SQL
2 16 (23.19%) C#
3 12 (17.39%) C++
3 12 (17.39%) PL/SQL
3 12 (17.39%) Shell Script
3 12 (17.39%) VB
4 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
5 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.25%) Java
7 2 (2.90%) VBScript
8 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) ISEB
2 8 (11.59%) ISTQB
3 7 (10.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (40.58%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) GAMP
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
1 14 (20.29%) Oracle
2 11 (15.94%) VMware
3 1 (1.45%) HP
3 1 (1.45%) Kofax
3 1 (1.45%) webMethods
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