The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 37 33 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 12 29 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.93% 7.90% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.61% 9.63% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 7
Average salary £38,750 £31,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
System Testing
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 301 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 70.16% 82.02% 78.04%
Number of salaries quoted 205 273 281
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

System Testing
Salary Trend in Woking

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Woking

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Woking region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Woking

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 39 (81.25%) SQL
2 35 (72.92%) SQL Server
3 31 (64.58%) Web Services
3 31 (64.58%) XML
3 31 (64.58%) Security Cleared
4 29 (60.42%) Open Source
4 29 (60.42%) .NET Framework
4 29 (60.42%) WCF
4 29 (60.42%) WF
4 29 (60.42%) ASP.NET
4 29 (60.42%) VB.NET
4 29 (60.42%) .NET
4 29 (60.42%) C#
4 29 (60.42%) HTML
4 29 (60.42%) SharePoint
4 29 (60.42%) Microsoft
5 27 (56.25%) SOAP
6 26 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (50.00%) Document Management
8 18 (37.50%) Spring
8 18 (37.50%) Hibernate
9 16 (33.33%) Oracle
9 16 (33.33%) MediaWiki
10 15 (31.25%) Degree
11 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
11 14 (29.17%) CTC Cleared
12 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (27.08%) Java
12 13 (27.08%) J2EE
13 10 (20.83%) Scrum

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 29 (60.42%) SharePoint
2 16 (33.33%) MediaWiki
3 4 (8.33%) JBoss
3 4 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (72.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.58%) RDBMS
3 6 (12.50%) Star Schema
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (12.50%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) Programmer
3 15 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 13 (27.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (25.00%) Analyst
5 12 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 11 (22.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (20.83%) .NET Developer
8 9 (18.75%) Applications Developer
9 7 (14.58%) Tester
9 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (14.58%) C# Application Developer
9 7 (14.58%) Web Tester
10 6 (12.50%) C# Programmer
10 6 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
11 5 (10.42%) Web Developer
11 5 (10.42%) Agile C# Developer
12 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Programmer
13 3 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
13 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (64.58%) Web Services
1 31 (64.58%) XML
2 29 (60.42%) HTML
2 29 (60.42%) .NET
2 29 (60.42%) ASP.NET
2 29 (60.42%) .NET Framework
2 29 (60.42%) WCF
2 29 (60.42%) WF
3 27 (56.25%) SOAP
4 18 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 18 (37.50%) Spring
5 13 (27.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (60.42%) Open Source
2 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 6 (12.50%) Replication
4 2 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (50.00%) Document Management
3 10 (20.83%) Scrum
4 9 (18.75%) TDD
5 7 (14.58%) Automated Testing
5 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
5 7 (14.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (14.58%) Performance Testing
5 7 (14.58%) Test Scripting
5 7 (14.58%) Manual Testing
5 7 (14.58%) Test Automation
5 7 (14.58%) BDD
5 7 (14.58%) ATDD
5 7 (14.58%) User Stories
6 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (10.42%) Line Management
8 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.33%) Web Application Development
8 4 (8.33%) Data Management
9 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) SQL
2 29 (60.42%) VB.NET
2 29 (60.42%) C#
3 13 (27.08%) Java
4 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) VB
5 2 (4.17%) C
6 1 (2.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (64.58%) Security Cleared
2 15 (31.25%) Degree
3 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 14 (29.17%) CTC Cleared
4 7 (14.58%) ISEB
4 7 (14.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 29 (60.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Logi Analytics