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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 187 180 196
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 26 41 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 0.73% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.94% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 20
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £22,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
4045 4342 4190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.87% 77.19% 75.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 2918 3237
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 -17 14 £40,000 - 3
Slough - 6 £60,000 -
Maidenhead +15 5 £55,000 +189.47%
Windsor - 3 £50,000 - 1
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 39 (54.93%) C#
2 35 (49.30%) SQL
3 33 (46.48%) Software Engineering
4 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (43.66%) .NET
6 27 (38.03%) MySQL
7 26 (36.62%) SQL Server
8 25 (35.21%) Microsoft
9 23 (32.39%) PHP
10 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
11 19 (26.76%) Mobile App
12 18 (25.35%) HTML
12 18 (25.35%) T-SQL
12 18 (25.35%) OO
12 18 (25.35%) WCF
13 17 (23.94%) Web Services
13 17 (23.94%) XML
14 16 (22.54%) WPF
14 16 (22.54%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
16 14 (19.72%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (19.72%) Telerik
16 14 (19.72%) Ajax
16 14 (19.72%) SDLC
17 13 (18.31%) Google Cloud Platform
17 13 (18.31%) Google App Engine
17 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (18.31%) REST
17 13 (18.31%) Google

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.45%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.63%) JBoss
3 4 (5.63%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.63%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.63%) Liferay
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) InfoPath
2 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.82%) MS Office
4 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) SAP FI
1 6 (8.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (8.45%) SAP CO
1 6 (8.45%) SAP FI-GL
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.31%) Google App Engine
1 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (18.31%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.03%) MySQL
2 26 (36.62%) SQL Server
3 12 (16.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.63%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.63%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.41%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (16.90%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.27%) Selenium
4 7 (9.86%) Cucumber
5 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
5 5 (7.04%) JIRA
6 4 (5.63%) Ant
6 4 (5.63%) Log4j
6 4 (5.63%) Subversion
6 4 (5.63%) Maven
6 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
6 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 2 (2.82%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (18.31%) Finance
2 12 (16.90%) Aerospace
3 8 (11.27%) Retail
4 6 (8.45%) Banking
4 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.82%) Advertising
5 2 (2.82%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Developer
2 22 (30.99%) Software Engineer
3 16 (22.54%) Senior Developer
4 13 (18.31%) .NET Developer
5 12 (16.90%) Software Developer
6 11 (15.49%) Test Manager
6 11 (15.49%) C# Developer
7 10 (14.08%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (12.68%) Programmer
9 8 (11.27%) C# Programmer
10 6 (8.45%) Consultant
10 6 (8.45%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 6 (8.45%) SAP Consultant
11 5 (7.04%) C# Software Engineer
11 5 (7.04%) Desktop Engineer
11 5 (7.04%) Mid-Level C# Developer
11 5 (7.04%) Test Leader
12 4 (5.63%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 4 (5.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 4 (5.63%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.66%) .NET
2 18 (25.35%) HTML
2 18 (25.35%) WCF
3 17 (23.94%) Web Services
3 17 (23.94%) XML
4 16 (22.54%) WPF
5 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
6 14 (19.72%) Ajax
7 13 (18.31%) REST
8 10 (14.08%) XSL
9 9 (12.68%) LINQ
9 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (11.27%) RESTful
11 7 (9.86%) CSS
12 6 (8.45%) DHTML
12 6 (8.45%) jQuery
13 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
14 4 (5.63%) JSON
14 4 (5.63%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.76%) Mobile App
2 12 (16.90%) Client/Server
3 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (11.27%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (5.63%) Data Structures
5 4 (5.63%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.41%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Windows
1 6 (8.45%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Software Engineering
2 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.35%) OO
4 16 (22.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (19.72%) SDLC
6 13 (18.31%) Unit Testing
6 13 (18.31%) OOP
7 9 (12.68%) Migration
7 9 (12.68%) Scrum
8 8 (11.27%) OOA/OOD
8 8 (11.27%) RAD
9 6 (8.45%) SOA
9 6 (8.45%) Test Management
9 6 (8.45%) Test Scripting
9 6 (8.45%) Test Strategy
10 5 (7.04%) Data Migration
10 5 (7.04%) MVC
11 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.63%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.93%) C#
2 35 (49.30%) SQL
3 23 (32.39%) PHP
4 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
5 18 (25.35%) T-SQL
6 11 (15.49%) VB
7 7 (9.86%) Java
8 5 (7.04%) PL/SQL
8 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.63%) XPath
9 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
9 4 (5.63%) XQuery
10 1 (1.41%) C++
10 1 (1.41%) PHP5
10 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) ISEB
1 7 (9.86%) ISTQB
2 6 (8.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) APMP
3 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) Telerik
3 13 (18.31%) Google
4 7 (9.86%) Oracle
5 6 (8.45%) SAP
5 6 (8.45%) DevExpress
6 4 (5.63%) VMware
7 1 (1.41%) Twitter
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.41%) HP
7 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.41%) Zend
7 1 (1.41%) Capita
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, plus Bonus, Medical, Pension + More!
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 35 - 45K +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Windsor
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago