The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 24 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 98 103 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 5 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.38% 0.49% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.59% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 6
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £30,750 £34,314
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,100 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+10.80% -1.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
986 1025 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 75.90% 82.86% 74.79%
Number of salaries quoted 786 902 660
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
System Testing
Buckinghamshire

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

System Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (16.67%) HTML
8 2 (16.67%) VBScript
8 2 (16.67%) VB
8 2 (16.67%) IIS
8 2 (16.67%) HND
8 2 (16.67%) Linux
8 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (16.67%) CSS
8 2 (16.67%) Unisys
8 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
4 1 (8.33%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) VBScript
5 2 (16.67%) VB
6 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) HND
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Unisys
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft