The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 128 133 122
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 2 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.27% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.32% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 21
Median salary £60,000 £46,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.72% +11.44%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
System Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1475 1868 2089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 88.27% 83.96% 83.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1105 1470 1421
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

System Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Reading

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 5 (55.56%) QA
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) CGI
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 3 (33.33%) Android
3 3 (33.33%) V-Model
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 2 (22.22%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Quality Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Principal Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) CGI
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) V-Model
3 2 (22.22%) Black-Box Testing
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Presales
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) VMware