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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 209 199 200
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 6 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.13% 0.45% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.53% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 28
Median salary £33,750 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
3946 4327 4783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.59% 85.06% 81.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3068 3274 3210
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 £34,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Newbury - 2 £22,500 -
Reading +2 1 - -
Maidenhead -12 1 £45,000 -21.73%
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 27 (50.94%) QA
2 25 (47.17%) Windows
3 22 (41.51%) SDLC
4 19 (35.85%) Software Testing
4 19 (35.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (22.64%) Regression Testing
6 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
6 12 (22.64%) Automated Testing
7 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
7 11 (20.75%) ISEB
7 11 (20.75%) Windows Server
8 10 (18.87%) Driving Licence
8 10 (18.87%) SQL
8 10 (18.87%) Finance
8 10 (18.87%) VMware
8 10 (18.87%) ISTQB
8 10 (18.87%) Test Scripting
8 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
9 9 (16.98%) V-Model
9 9 (16.98%) Integration Testing
9 9 (16.98%) Scrum
9 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
10 8 (15.09%) User Experience
10 8 (15.09%) Black-Box Testing
10 8 (15.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (15.09%) Wireframes
10 8 (15.09%) Project Management
10 8 (15.09%) MS Office
10 8 (15.09%) Marketing

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 (11.32%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) Data Mining
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) JIRA
2 2 (3.77%) Selenium
2 2 (3.77%) TestNG
2 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Marketing
3 6 (11.32%) Manufacturing
3 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.55%) German Language
5 2 (3.77%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Analyst
2 9 (16.98%) Implementation Specialist
2 9 (16.98%) QA Manager
2 9 (16.98%) Support Specialist
3 8 (15.09%) QA Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) QA Leader
3 8 (15.09%) QA Team Leader
3 8 (15.09%) Software Manager
3 8 (15.09%) Software QA Manager
3 8 (15.09%) Software Team Leader
3 8 (15.09%) Team Leader
4 7 (13.21%) Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Digital Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Quality Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) QA Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) QA Test Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) HTML
3 4 (7.55%) CGI
3 4 (7.55%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) EDI
4 1 (1.89%) J2EE
4 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Driving Licence
2 8 (15.09%) Life Science
2 8 (15.09%) User Experience
3 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Windows
2 11 (20.75%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.43%) Android
3 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.43%) Linux
3 5 (9.43%) Unix
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) SDLC
2 19 (35.85%) Software Testing
2 19 (35.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (22.64%) Automated Testing
4 12 (22.64%) Regression Testing
5 10 (18.87%) Test Scripting
6 9 (16.98%) Integration Testing
6 9 (16.98%) Scrum
6 9 (16.98%) V-Model
6 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
7 8 (15.09%) Black-Box Testing
7 8 (15.09%) Project Management
7 8 (15.09%) Wireframes
8 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.55%) Regulatory Compliance
8 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) C#
3 5 (9.43%) C++
3 5 (9.43%) Java
3 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
3 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
3 5 (9.43%) VB
4 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.77%) VBScript
5 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) ISEB
2 10 (18.87%) ISTQB
3 8 (15.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Degree
5 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (50.94%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) GAMP
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.87%) VMware
3 7 (13.21%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) HP