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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 190 172 205
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +33
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 28 50 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 0.89% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.16% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 27 50 18
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £36,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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
4125 4305 4010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.60% 76.97% 74.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3036 2980 3150
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -19 20 £40,000 - 2
Slough - 8 £60,000 -
Maidenhead -4 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Windsor - 1 £45,000 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 49 (52.13%) C#
2 47 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (44.68%) .NET
4 40 (42.55%) Software Engineering
5 33 (35.11%) SQL
6 28 (29.79%) Mobile App
7 27 (28.72%) MySQL
8 26 (27.66%) Microsoft
9 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
10 23 (24.47%) PHP
10 23 (24.47%) SQL Server
10 23 (24.47%) OO
11 22 (23.40%) HTML
12 21 (22.34%) Web Services
12 21 (22.34%) Telerik
12 21 (22.34%) WPF
13 20 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (21.28%) ASP.NET
14 18 (19.15%) Unit Testing
14 18 (19.15%) Selenium
15 17 (18.09%) WCF
15 17 (18.09%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (18.09%) T-SQL
16 15 (15.96%) XML
16 15 (15.96%) Degree
16 15 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (14.89%) SDLC
17 14 (14.89%) Ajax
17 14 (14.89%) DevExpress
18 13 (13.83%) VB

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (13.83%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.26%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.26%) Liferay
2 4 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (4.26%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.26%) JBoss
2 4 (4.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (13.83%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.77%) InfoPath
3 5 (5.32%) MS Office
4 3 (3.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) SAP FI
1 6 (6.38%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (6.38%) SAP CO
1 6 (6.38%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.83%) Google App Engine
1 13 (13.83%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (13.83%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (5.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Broadband
1 1 (1.06%) VoIP
1 1 (1.06%) 802.11
1 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.06%) Wireless
1 1 (1.06%) WiMAX
1 1 (1.06%) Wireshark
1 1 (1.06%) LTE
1 1 (1.06%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.72%) MySQL
2 23 (24.47%) SQL Server
3 12 (12.77%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.06%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (19.15%) Selenium
2 11 (11.70%) HP UFT
2 11 (11.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (11.70%) Cucumber
2 11 (11.70%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 4 (4.26%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.26%) Log4j
4 4 (4.26%) Subversion
4 4 (4.26%) Maven
4 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.26%) Ant
5 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.19%) JIRA
General
1 12 (12.77%) Finance
1 12 (12.77%) Aerospace
2 6 (6.38%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.38%) Banking
2 6 (6.38%) Retail
3 2 (2.13%) Marketing
3 2 (2.13%) Advertising
4 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (45.74%) Developer
2 32 (34.04%) Software Engineer
3 19 (20.21%) Software Developer
4 16 (17.02%) .NET Developer
5 14 (14.89%) Test Manager
6 13 (13.83%) Senior Developer
6 13 (13.83%) C# Developer
7 11 (11.70%) Programmer
8 10 (10.64%) C# Programmer
9 8 (8.51%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (8.51%) C# Software Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) Software Tester
10 7 (7.45%) Tester
10 7 (7.45%) Junior
10 7 (7.45%) Junior Tester
10 7 (7.45%) Junior Software Tester
11 6 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (6.38%) Consultant
11 6 (6.38%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 6 (6.38%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (44.68%) .NET
2 22 (23.40%) HTML
3 21 (22.34%) Web Services
3 21 (22.34%) WPF
4 20 (21.28%) ASP.NET
5 17 (18.09%) WCF
6 15 (15.96%) XML
7 14 (14.89%) Ajax
8 13 (13.83%) REST
9 12 (12.77%) jQuery
10 11 (11.70%) CSS
11 10 (10.64%) XSL
11 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (9.57%) LINQ
13 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (7.45%) RESTful
15 6 (6.38%) HTML5
15 6 (6.38%) DHTML
16 5 (5.32%) AngularJS
16 5 (5.32%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.79%) Mobile App
2 15 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (12.77%) Computer Science
4 11 (11.70%) Client/Server
5 7 (7.45%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (4.26%) Data Structures
6 4 (4.26%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.19%) Social Media
7 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.06%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.77%) Windows
2 8 (8.51%) UNIX
3 7 (7.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (42.55%) Software Engineering
3 23 (24.47%) OO
4 20 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (19.15%) Unit Testing
6 17 (18.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (14.89%) SDLC
8 13 (13.83%) OOP
8 13 (13.83%) OOA/OOD
9 10 (10.64%) MVC
10 9 (9.57%) API Development
10 9 (9.57%) Web Application Development
11 8 (8.51%) Automation Testing
11 8 (8.51%) Migration
11 8 (8.51%) Scrum
11 8 (8.51%) Usability Testing
12 7 (7.45%) Test Management
12 7 (7.45%) RAD
12 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (7.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 49 (52.13%) C#
2 33 (35.11%) SQL
3 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 23 (24.47%) PHP
5 17 (18.09%) T-SQL
6 13 (13.83%) VB
7 5 (5.32%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.32%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.32%) Java
8 4 (4.26%) XQuery
8 4 (4.26%) XPath
9 3 (3.19%) C++
10 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.06%) PHP5
11 1 (1.06%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (15.96%) Degree
2 12 (12.77%) ISEB
2 12 (12.77%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) APMP
3 3 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.77%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.06%) TickIT
2 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.06%) Iperf
Vendors
1 26 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.34%) Telerik
3 14 (14.89%) DevExpress
4 13 (13.83%) Google
5 6 (6.38%) SAP
6 5 (5.32%) Oracle
7 4 (4.26%) VMware
7 4 (4.26%) HP
8 3 (3.19%) IBM
8 3 (3.19%) Capita
9 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.06%) Zend
9 1 (1.06%) Twitter
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