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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 149 207 161
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -46
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 40 14 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.10% 0.27% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.31% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 39 13 67
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%

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
3124 4487 4636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.57% 85.97% 85.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2386 3637 3291
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +42 9 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Slough +36 8 £27,000 -22.85% 1
Maidenhead +7 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Hungerford - 7 £30,000 - 1
Wokingham +7 2 £46,250 +32.14%
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 27 (58.70%) ERP
2 24 (52.17%) Windows
3 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
3 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 22 (47.83%) Windows Server
4 19 (41.30%) Oracle
4 19 (41.30%) SQL
5 18 (39.13%) Oracle Database
6 17 (36.96%) Degree
6 17 (36.96%) Test Scripting
7 15 (32.61%) Hyper-V
7 15 (32.61%) VMware
7 15 (32.61%) Validation
7 15 (32.61%) Document Management
8 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (30.43%) IIS
8 14 (30.43%) Project Management
8 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
8 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (30.43%) German Language
8 14 (30.43%) QA
8 14 (30.43%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (28.26%) Presales
9 13 (28.26%) Life Science
9 13 (28.26%) PLM
10 12 (26.09%) Regression Testing
10 12 (26.09%) Finance
10 12 (26.09%) GAMP
10 12 (26.09%) V-Model

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 14 (30.43%) IIS
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 18 (39.13%) Oracle Database
3 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) JMeter
1 4 (8.70%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 14 (30.43%) German Language
2 12 (26.09%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Consultant
2 13 (28.26%) Implementation Consultant
2 13 (28.26%) Test Analyst
3 11 (23.91%) Applications Support
4 7 (15.22%) QA Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) QA Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) QA Test Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) QA Test Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Test Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Business Test Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Implementation Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Architect
6 4 (8.70%) ERP Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Performance Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Solutions Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Test Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) HTML
2 7 (15.22%) CSS
2 7 (15.22%) Middleware
2 7 (15.22%) XML
3 4 (8.70%) Ajax
3 4 (8.70%) JMX
3 4 (8.70%) REST
3 4 (8.70%) SOAP
3 4 (8.70%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Life Science
2 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.22%) Mobile App
4 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.70%) Derivative
5 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Windows
2 22 (47.83%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.22%) Android
3 7 (15.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) ERP
2 17 (36.96%) Test Scripting
3 15 (32.61%) Document Management
3 15 (32.61%) Validation
4 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Project Management
5 13 (28.26%) PLM
5 13 (28.26%) Presales
6 12 (26.09%) Functional Testing
6 12 (26.09%) Regression Testing
6 12 (26.09%) V-Model
7 9 (19.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (17.39%) Software Testing
8 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
9 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
9 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
9 7 (15.22%) Manual Testing
9 7 (15.22%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
10 6 (13.04%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) Java
3 4 (8.70%) C
3 4 (8.70%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) C++
3 4 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (30.43%) QA
2 12 (26.09%) GAMP
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Hyper-V
2 14 (30.43%) Virtual Machines
2 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (8.70%) HP SiteScope
1 4 (8.70%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 19 (41.30%) Oracle
3 15 (32.61%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) HP
4 4 (8.70%) IBM
4 4 (8.70%) Riverbed
4 4 (8.70%) SAP
4 4 (8.70%) SOASTA, Inc
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension,
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago