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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 38 33 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 17 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 4.75% 7.05% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.05% 8.90% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 4
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
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
241 292 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 67.32% 79.13% 78.35%
Number of salaries quoted 216 267 273
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 53 (80.30%) SQL
2 51 (77.27%) SQL Server
3 47 (71.21%) Security Cleared
4 45 (68.18%) Web Services
4 45 (68.18%) XML
5 43 (65.15%) ASP.NET
5 43 (65.15%) C#
5 43 (65.15%) HTML
5 43 (65.15%) VB.NET
5 43 (65.15%) .NET
5 43 (65.15%) SharePoint
5 43 (65.15%) Microsoft
5 43 (65.15%) Open Source
5 43 (65.15%) .NET Framework
5 43 (65.15%) WCF
5 43 (65.15%) WF
6 41 (62.12%) SOAP
7 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (40.91%) Document Management
8 27 (40.91%) Spring
8 27 (40.91%) Hibernate
8 27 (40.91%) Oracle
9 25 (37.88%) MediaWiki
9 25 (37.88%) SC Cleared
9 25 (37.88%) CTC Cleared
10 20 (30.30%) MS Excel
11 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (19.70%) Scrum
12 13 (19.70%) Degree
13 12 (18.18%) TDD

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 43 (65.15%) SharePoint
2 25 (37.88%) MediaWiki
3 4 (6.06%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.61%) RDBMS
3 6 (9.09%) Star Schema
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.09%) DTS
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (62.12%) Developer
2 31 (46.97%) C# Developer
3 29 (43.94%) C# .NET Developer
4 27 (40.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (36.36%) .NET Developer
6 21 (31.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (21.21%) Programmer
8 13 (19.70%) Applications Developer
9 11 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
10 10 (15.15%) Tester
10 10 (15.15%) Analyst
10 10 (15.15%) Analyst Programmer
11 9 (13.64%) Web Tester
12 8 (12.12%) Agile C# Developer
13 7 (10.61%) Team Leader
13 7 (10.61%) .NET Team Leader
14 6 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
14 6 (9.09%) C# Programmer
15 5 (7.58%) Web Developer
16 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (68.18%) Web Services
1 45 (68.18%) XML
2 43 (65.15%) HTML
2 43 (65.15%) .NET
2 43 (65.15%) ASP.NET
2 43 (65.15%) .NET Framework
2 43 (65.15%) WCF
2 43 (65.15%) WF
3 41 (62.12%) SOAP
4 27 (40.91%) Hibernate
4 27 (40.91%) Spring
5 11 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (65.15%) Open Source
2 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.09%) Replication
4 2 (3.03%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.91%) Document Management
3 13 (19.70%) Scrum
4 12 (18.18%) TDD
5 10 (15.15%) Automated Testing
5 10 (15.15%) Software Testing
5 10 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (15.15%) Test Scripting
5 10 (15.15%) Manual Testing
5 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
5 10 (15.15%) BDD
5 10 (15.15%) ATDD
6 9 (13.64%) User Stories
6 9 (13.64%) Performance Testing
7 6 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.58%) Line Management
9 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.06%) Web Application Development
9 4 (6.06%) Data Management
10 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 53 (80.30%) SQL
2 43 (65.15%) C#
2 43 (65.15%) VB.NET
3 11 (16.67%) Java
4 6 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (71.21%) Security Cleared
2 25 (37.88%) SC Cleared
2 25 (37.88%) CTC Cleared
3 13 (19.70%) Degree
4 10 (15.15%) ISEB
4 10 (15.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 43 (65.15%) Microsoft
2 27 (40.91%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) JBoss
4 3 (4.55%) Logi Analytics
5 1 (1.52%) SAP