The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 100 88 83
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.094% 0.57% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.67% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +2.56%
System Testing
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
937 892 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 88.31% 84.31% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 810 678 688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft