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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 128 111 139
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +28
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 14 31 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.63% 1.29% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.70% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
1802 1819 1648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.28% 75.98% 72.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1232 1277
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 32 (65.31%) C#
2 31 (63.27%) SQL
3 29 (59.18%) Software Engineering
4 23 (46.94%) .NET
4 23 (46.94%) MySQL
5 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (38.78%) PHP
7 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
7 18 (36.73%) OO
8 17 (34.69%) Web Services
9 16 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (30.61%) Mobile App
11 14 (28.57%) Telerik
11 14 (28.57%) WCF
11 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
12 13 (26.53%) OOP
12 13 (26.53%) SharePoint
12 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
12 13 (26.53%) WPF
12 13 (26.53%) Google
12 13 (26.53%) Unit Testing
12 13 (26.53%) Google App Engine
12 13 (26.53%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (26.53%) Google Cloud Platform
13 12 (24.49%) Relational Database
13 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
13 12 (24.49%) InfoPath
13 12 (24.49%) Aerospace
13 12 (24.49%) Client/Server
13 12 (24.49%) JavaScript

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 13 (26.53%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.24%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.16%) JBoss
3 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (8.16%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.16%) Liferay
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) InfoPath
2 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.08%) MS Office
4 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) SAP FI
1 5 (10.20%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (10.20%) SAP CO
1 5 (10.20%) SAP FI-GL
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) Google App Engine
1 13 (26.53%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (26.53%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.94%) MySQL
2 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
3 12 (24.49%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.16%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.16%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
2 9 (18.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.16%) Ant
3 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.16%) Log4j
3 4 (8.16%) Subversion
3 4 (8.16%) Maven
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (24.49%) Aerospace
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
3 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.20%) Banking
4 4 (8.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Senior Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Programmer
4 8 (16.33%) C# Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
4 8 (16.33%) C# Programmer
5 5 (10.20%) Mid-Level C# Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 4 (8.16%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) .NET
2 17 (34.69%) Web Services
3 14 (28.57%) WCF
4 13 (26.53%) WPF
5 11 (22.45%) HTML
5 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
6 10 (20.41%) Ajax
7 9 (18.37%) REST
7 9 (18.37%) XML
8 8 (16.33%) RESTful
8 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (14.29%) XSL
10 6 (12.24%) jQuery
11 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
11 5 (10.20%) LINQ
12 4 (8.16%) JSON
12 4 (8.16%) Spring Integration
12 4 (8.16%) HTML5
12 4 (8.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Mobile App
2 12 (24.49%) Client/Server
3 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (16.33%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (8.16%) Data Structures
4 4 (8.16%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Software Engineering
2 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (36.73%) OO
4 16 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (26.53%) Unit Testing
5 13 (26.53%) OOP
6 9 (18.37%) Scrum
7 8 (16.33%) OOA/OOD
7 8 (16.33%) RAD
8 6 (12.24%) SOA
8 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (12.24%) SDLC
9 5 (10.20%) MVC
10 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
10 4 (8.16%) Migration
10 4 (8.16%) B2B
10 4 (8.16%) B2C
10 4 (8.16%) UML
10 4 (8.16%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (8.16%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) C#
2 31 (63.27%) SQL
3 19 (38.78%) PHP
4 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
6 11 (22.45%) VB
7 7 (14.29%) Java
8 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
8 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
9 4 (8.16%) XPath
9 4 (8.16%) XQuery
10 1 (2.04%) C++
10 1 (2.04%) PHP5
10 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) APMP
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Telerik
2 13 (26.53%) Google
2 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle
4 6 (12.24%) DevExpress
5 5 (10.20%) SAP
6 4 (8.16%) VMware
7 1 (2.04%) Twitter
7 1 (2.04%) IBM
7 1 (2.04%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Zend
7 1 (2.04%) Capita
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 35 - 45K +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago