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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 88 91 106
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 22 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.51% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 0.41% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 2
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,125 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +15.94%
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
1227 972 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.39% 80.60% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 951 760 910
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 29 May 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 24 (82.76%) JavaScript
1 24 (82.76%) CSS
2 20 (68.97%) SQL
3 18 (62.07%) .NET
3 18 (62.07%) C#
3 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET
4 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
4 17 (58.62%) Visual Studio
4 17 (58.62%) HTML
4 17 (58.62%) T-SQL
4 17 (58.62%) XML
4 17 (58.62%) jQuery
4 17 (58.62%) WCF
4 17 (58.62%) HTML5
5 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Scrum
7 7 (24.14%) Degree
7 7 (24.14%) SaaS
7 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
7 7 (24.14%) MySQL
7 7 (24.14%) PHP
8 5 (17.24%) User Experience
9 2 (6.90%) Selenium
9 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
10 1 (3.45%) MVC
10 1 (3.45%) CMS
10 1 (3.45%) Java
10 1 (3.45%) UNIX

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Commerce Server
1 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (3.45%) DNN
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) .NET Web Developer
2 16 (55.17%) Web Developer
2 16 (55.17%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) DotNetNuke Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) CSS
2 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET
3 17 (58.62%) HTML
3 17 (58.62%) XML
3 17 (58.62%) jQuery
3 17 (58.62%) WCF
3 17 (58.62%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
2 8 (27.59%) Scrum
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.45%) MVC
5 1 (3.45%) OOP
5 1 (3.45%) OO
5 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Usability Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Test Management
5 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Refactoring
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) JavaScript
2 20 (68.97%) SQL
3 18 (62.07%) C#
4 17 (58.62%) T-SQL
5 7 (24.14%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.45%) Google
1 1 (3.45%) EPiServer
1 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 5 hours ago