The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 65 75 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 3 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.58% 1.22% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.51% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
403 464 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 78.40% 81.12% 66.93%
Number of salaries quoted 238 218 215
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
System Testing
Berkshire

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

System Testing
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Bracknell region.

System Testing Salary Trend in Bracknell

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 12 (92.31%) UNIX
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) QA
2 11 (84.62%) TCP/IP
3 10 (76.92%) Degree
3 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
3 10 (76.92%) NFS
3 10 (76.92%) NAS
4 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
4 8 (61.54%) Product Management
4 8 (61.54%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (61.54%) HP
4 8 (61.54%) Hitachi
4 8 (61.54%) Veritas
4 8 (61.54%) Legato
5 6 (46.15%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (30.77%) Data Management
7 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (7.69%) TDD
8 1 (7.69%) NUnit
8 1 (7.69%) VB6
8 1 (7.69%) MVC
8 1 (7.69%) Finance
8 1 (7.69%) Informatica
8 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
8 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
8 1 (7.69%) ETL

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) TCP/IP
2 10 (76.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) NUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) NCover
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Blend
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Test Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Team Leader
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Test Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Test Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Senior QA Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) QA Leader
3 2 (15.38%) QA Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) WCF
1 1 (7.69%) WPF
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
1 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) UNIX
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
3 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 8 (61.54%) Product Management
4 4 (30.77%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) VB6
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) QA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (61.54%) Legato
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) HP
1 8 (61.54%) Hitachi
1 8 (61.54%) Veritas
2 1 (7.69%) Informatica
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft