The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 125 130 120
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 9 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.39% 0.30% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.38% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 10
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,750 £33,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,100 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+10.80% -1.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1802 1565 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.51% 78.21% 74.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1375 1394 1234
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
System Testing
South East

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +4 5 £35,000 -6.66% 1
High Wycombe - 4 £39,500 -
Marlow - 4 £39,500 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 6 (35.29%) MVC
4 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
5 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (29.41%) Functional Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
5 5 (29.41%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (11.76%) Project Management
8 2 (11.76%) Linux
8 2 (11.76%) HND
8 2 (11.76%) Unisys

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (11.76%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Test Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate
5 2 (11.76%) IT Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (5.88%) XSLT
6 1 (5.88%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
6 1 (5.88%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) MVC
1 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Functional Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) User Stories
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) VBScript
6 2 (11.76%) VB
7 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) HND
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Unisys
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft