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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 82 92 98
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 24 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.60% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 0.30% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 4
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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
1247 989 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.30% 82.07% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 995 734 845
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 30 (81.08%) JavaScript
1 30 (81.08%) CSS
2 25 (67.57%) SQL
3 23 (62.16%) .NET
3 23 (62.16%) C#
3 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
4 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
4 22 (59.46%) Visual Studio
4 22 (59.46%) HTML
4 22 (59.46%) T-SQL
4 22 (59.46%) XML
4 22 (59.46%) WCF
4 22 (59.46%) jQuery
4 22 (59.46%) HTML5
5 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (27.03%) Scrum
7 8 (21.62%) Automated Testing
7 8 (21.62%) SaaS
7 8 (21.62%) MySQL
7 8 (21.62%) PHP
8 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
9 6 (16.22%) Degree
10 5 (13.51%) User Experience
11 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
11 3 (8.11%) SDLC
12 2 (5.41%) System Integration Testing
12 2 (5.41%) Agile Testing
12 2 (5.41%) Line Management
12 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
12 2 (5.41%) Manual Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (2.70%) Commerce Server
1 1 (2.70%) CMS
1 1 (2.70%) DNN
1 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (59.46%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 21 (56.76%) Web Developer
2 21 (56.76%) .NET Developer
2 21 (56.76%) .NET Web Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Tester
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.70%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) DotNetNuke Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.70%) Automated Test Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (81.08%) CSS
2 23 (62.16%) .NET
2 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
3 22 (59.46%) HTML
3 22 (59.46%) XML
3 22 (59.46%) WCF
3 22 (59.46%) jQuery
3 22 (59.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) UNIX
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) Scrum
3 8 (21.62%) Automated Testing
4 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
5 3 (8.11%) SDLC
6 2 (5.41%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Line Management
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Manual Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Refactoring
7 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.70%) Project Management
7 1 (2.70%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.70%) MVC
7 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) JavaScript
2 25 (67.57%) SQL
3 23 (62.16%) C#
4 22 (59.46%) T-SQL
5 8 (21.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Google
2 1 (2.70%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
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