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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 176 199 173
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -26
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 38 28 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.85% 0.55% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.65% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 51
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,250 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
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
3925 4317 4509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.49% 85.16% 80.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3094 3147 3142
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,450 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Wokingham - 10 £42,500 -
Maidenhead +4 7 £45,000 -18.18%
Slough +1 5 £62,500 +4.16%
Reading -7 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Bracknell - 4 £50,000 -
Newbury - 2 £22,500 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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%) QA
1 31 (44.93%) SDLC
2 30 (43.48%) Windows
3 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (31.88%) SQL
5 19 (27.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (26.09%) Software Testing
7 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
8 16 (23.19%) .NET
8 16 (23.19%) Automated Testing
9 15 (21.74%) C#
9 15 (21.74%) Integration Testing
10 13 (18.84%) Oracle
10 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
11 12 (17.39%) Logistics
12 11 (15.94%) Windows Server
12 11 (15.94%) Shell Script
12 11 (15.94%) Linux
12 11 (15.94%) Unix
12 11 (15.94%) C++
12 11 (15.94%) PL/SQL
12 11 (15.94%) VB
13 10 (14.49%) ISEB
13 10 (14.49%) Finance
13 10 (14.49%) VMware
13 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
13 10 (14.49%) Test Scripting
13 10 (14.49%) Driving Licence
14 9 (13.04%) ISTQB
14 9 (13.04%) Project Management

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 6 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Office
2 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) Data Mining
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) JIRA
2 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.90%) Moq
3 2 (2.90%) Selenium
3 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.90%) TestNG
3 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (14.49%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Marketing
3 6 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.25%) Retail
4 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.80%) German Language
6 2 (2.90%) Electronics
7 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Developer
2 17 (24.64%) Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) QA Manager
4 12 (17.39%) QA Leader
4 12 (17.39%) QA Team Leader
4 12 (17.39%) Software Manager
4 12 (17.39%) Software QA Manager
4 12 (17.39%) Software Team Leader
4 12 (17.39%) Team Leader
5 11 (15.94%) Software Developer
6 10 (14.49%) .NET Developer
7 9 (13.04%) C# Developer
7 9 (13.04%) C++ Developer
7 9 (13.04%) C++ Software Developer
7 9 (13.04%) Implementation Specialist
7 9 (13.04%) Support Specialist
8 8 (11.59%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (11.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (11.59%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (11.59%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) .NET
2 9 (13.04%) XML
3 8 (11.59%) HTML
4 4 (5.80%) CGI
4 4 (5.80%) CSS
4 4 (5.80%) EDI
5 3 (4.35%) Ajax
5 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.35%) WCF
5 3 (4.35%) Web Services
6 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 2 (2.90%) Entity Framework
6 2 (2.90%) jQuery
6 2 (2.90%) Lambda Expressions
6 2 (2.90%) LINQ
6 2 (2.90%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (2.90%) SOAP
7 1 (1.45%) J2EE
7 1 (1.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Driving Licence
2 8 (11.59%) Life Science
3 7 (10.14%) User Experience
4 5 (7.25%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.90%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 30 (43.48%) Windows
2 11 (15.94%) Linux
2 11 (15.94%) Unix
2 11 (15.94%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.25%) Android
3 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) SDLC
2 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (27.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (26.09%) Software Testing
5 16 (23.19%) Automated Testing
6 15 (21.74%) Integration Testing
7 12 (17.39%) Logistics
8 10 (14.49%) Test Scripting
9 9 (13.04%) Project Management
10 8 (11.59%) Scrum
10 8 (11.59%) V-Model
10 8 (11.59%) Waterfall
11 7 (10.14%) Black-Box Testing
11 7 (10.14%) Wireframes
12 4 (5.80%) Regression Testing
12 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (5.80%) Test Automation
12 4 (5.80%) Validation
13 3 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) SQL
2 15 (21.74%) C#
3 11 (15.94%) C++
3 11 (15.94%) PL/SQL
3 11 (15.94%) Shell Script
3 11 (15.94%) VB
4 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.25%) Java
7 2 (2.90%) VBScript
8 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) ISEB
2 9 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 7 (10.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.90%) Degree
6 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (44.93%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) GAMP
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
1 13 (18.84%) Oracle
2 10 (14.49%) VMware
3 1 (1.45%) HP
3 1 (1.45%) webMethods