The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 113 119 129
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 19 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.93% 0.51% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.66% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 6
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £32,950 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,800
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.97%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1650 1678 1508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.76% 78.05% 80.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1306 1353
Average salary £42,977 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Milton Keynes +6 11 £39,000 +11.42% 2
High Wycombe -9 2 £52,500 +32.91%
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) Visual Studio
3 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
4 13 (44.83%) XML
4 13 (44.83%) T-SQL
4 13 (44.83%) HTML
5 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
5 11 (37.93%) C#
5 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
5 11 (37.93%) CSS
5 11 (37.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (34.48%) jQuery
6 10 (34.48%) Test Management
7 9 (31.03%) QA
7 9 (31.03%) WCF
7 9 (31.03%) HTML5
7 9 (31.03%) Finance
8 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
8 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
9 7 (24.14%) Test Strategy
9 7 (24.14%) JIRA
10 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
10 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
11 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
12 2 (6.90%) Project Management

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (3.45%) Commerce Server
1 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) DNN
1 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) DTS
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Visual Studio
2 7 (24.14%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) .NET Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Web Developer
4 8 (27.59%) .NET Web Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Test Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) QA Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) QA Test Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Database Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Test Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) XML
2 13 (44.83%) HTML
3 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) CSS
4 10 (34.48%) jQuery
5 9 (31.03%) HTML5
5 9 (31.03%) WCF
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (34.48%) Test Management
3 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
4 7 (24.14%) Test Strategy
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) MVC
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.45%) OOP
8 1 (3.45%) OO
8 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.45%) BCP
8 1 (3.45%) Usability Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) T-SQL
3 11 (37.93%) C#
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
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