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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 91 96 99
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 11 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.90% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.72% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 5
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,800
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.97%
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
1018 971 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.31% 77.00% 85.92%
Number of salaries quoted 769 786 873
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Visual Studio
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 10 (66.67%) .NET
3 10 (66.67%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (60.00%) XML
4 9 (60.00%) WCF
4 9 (60.00%) jQuery
4 9 (60.00%) HTML5
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Test Management
6 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) N-Tier
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) QA
8 1 (6.67%) Retail
8 1 (6.67%) Selenium
8 1 (6.67%) ISTQB

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (6.67%) Commerce Server
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) DNN
1 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Web Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Web Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) DotNetNuke Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) XML
2 9 (60.00%) WCF
2 9 (60.00%) jQuery
2 9 (60.00%) HTML5
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Test Management
2 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Usability Testing
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) EPiServer
1 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
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