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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 183 196 208
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 25 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.51% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.65% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 13
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
4079 4594 4238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.14% 78.40% 77.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3156 3081 3208
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 September 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 September 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 -10 7 £42,500 +2.40%
Maidenhead +17 6 £57,500 +202.63%
Slough - 3 £46,250 -
Windsor - 3 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £39,500 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 31 (48.44%) SQL
2 30 (46.88%) C#
3 28 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 26 (40.63%) .NET
4 26 (40.63%) SQL Server
4 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
4 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (32.81%) MySQL
6 18 (28.13%) PHP
6 18 (28.13%) WCF
7 16 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (25.00%) XML
7 16 (25.00%) Finance
8 15 (23.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (21.88%) Mobile App
9 14 (21.88%) Web Services
9 14 (21.88%) HTML
9 14 (21.88%) OO
10 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (20.31%) WPF
11 12 (18.75%) SDLC
11 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
12 11 (17.19%) REST
12 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
12 11 (17.19%) Ajax
13 10 (15.63%) Google
13 10 (15.63%) InfoPath
13 10 (15.63%) Telerik

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.81%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.69%) JBoss
3 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.69%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.69%) Liferay
3 3 (4.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.13%) IIS
5 1 (1.56%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) InfoPath
2 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.13%) MS Office
4 1 (1.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) SAP FI
1 4 (6.25%) SAP FI-GL
1 4 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Google App Engine
1 10 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (15.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.13%) Intranet
1 2 (3.13%) Internet
1 2 (3.13%) Firewall
1 2 (3.13%) Wireless
1 2 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 21 (32.81%) MySQL
3 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.56%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.56%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.94%) Cucumber
3 7 (10.94%) Selenium
4 6 (9.38%) JIRA
5 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.69%) Ant
6 3 (4.69%) Log4j
6 3 (4.69%) Subversion
6 3 (4.69%) Maven
6 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.56%) HP UFT
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Aerospace
3 8 (12.50%) Retail
4 6 (9.38%) Manufacturing
5 5 (7.81%) Marketing
6 4 (6.25%) Banking
7 2 (3.13%) Electronics
7 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.13%) Advertising
8 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Developer
2 16 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 14 (21.88%) Senior Developer
4 13 (20.31%) Test Manager
5 12 (18.75%) .NET Developer
6 10 (15.63%) C# Developer
7 9 (14.06%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (12.50%) Programmer
9 7 (10.94%) Software Developer
9 7 (10.94%) C# Programmer
10 6 (9.38%) Test Leader
11 5 (7.81%) Mid-Level C# Developer
11 5 (7.81%) Analyst
11 5 (7.81%) Consultant
11 5 (7.81%) C# Software Engineer
11 5 (7.81%) Desktop Engineer
12 4 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 4 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
12 4 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
13 3 (4.69%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.63%) .NET
2 18 (28.13%) WCF
3 16 (25.00%) XML
4 14 (21.88%) HTML
4 14 (21.88%) Web Services
5 13 (20.31%) WPF
6 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 11 (17.19%) Ajax
7 11 (17.19%) REST
8 9 (14.06%) XSL
9 8 (12.50%) LINQ
9 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (10.94%) RESTful
11 6 (9.38%) DHTML
12 5 (7.81%) CSS
13 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (6.25%) jQuery
13 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
14 3 (4.69%) HTML5
14 3 (4.69%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Mobile App
2 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.63%) Client/Server
3 7 (10.94%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (4.69%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.69%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.13%) DTV
6 1 (1.56%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.56%) FMCG
6 1 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) UNIX
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (21.88%) OO
5 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (18.75%) SDLC
7 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
8 10 (15.63%) OOP
9 9 (14.06%) Migration
10 8 (12.50%) Scrum
11 7 (10.94%) RAD
11 7 (10.94%) Test Scripting
12 6 (9.38%) Test Strategy
12 6 (9.38%) Data Migration
12 6 (9.38%) Test Management
12 6 (9.38%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (7.81%) SOA
14 4 (6.25%) B2B
14 4 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) SQL
2 30 (46.88%) C#
3 18 (28.13%) PHP
4 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (12.50%) VB
6 5 (7.81%) Java
7 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.69%) XQuery
8 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.69%) XPath
9 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) ISEB
1 6 (9.38%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.56%) CCNP
4 1 (1.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.13%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) Telerik
2 10 (15.63%) Google
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle
3 6 (9.38%) SAP
3 6 (9.38%) VMware
4 3 (4.69%) Kofax
4 3 (4.69%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.56%) Twitter
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
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