Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for System Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited System Testing over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 141 146
Rank change year-on-year +44 +5 +18
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 56 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.24% 1.11% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 1.23% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 55 31 29
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -10.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,000 £45,000 £38,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +5.26%

System Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,235 2,519 2,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 89.33% 90.38% 88.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,852 2,018 2,268
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £27,425
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing System Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Buckinghamshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Buckinghamshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Buckinghamshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gerrards Cross +14 47 £32,500 -7.14%
Milton Keynes +19 6 £36,404 +30.01% 3
High Wycombe - 1 £55,000 -
System Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 51 (91.07%) SQL
2 49 (87.50%) C#
2 49 (87.50%) .NET
2 49 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 41 (73.21%) T-SQL
4 39 (69.64%) XML
5 24 (42.86%) Visual Studio
6 18 (32.14%) MVC
7 17 (30.36%) .NET Core
8 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (26.79%) JSON
9 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
9 10 (17.86%) Windows
10 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
11 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (14.29%) Replication
11 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
11 8 (14.29%) High Availability
11 8 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
12 5 (8.93%) SDLC
12 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
12 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (5.36%) Requirements Analysis
14 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (3.57%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.57%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) Gradle
2 2 (3.57%) Maven
2 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
1 2 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (75.00%) Developer
2 41 (73.21%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.29%) DBA
3 8 (14.29%) Junior
3 8 (14.29%) Junior DBA
4 3 (5.36%) Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (3.57%) C# Developer
5 2 (3.57%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Principal Software Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (3.57%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (87.50%) .NET
2 39 (69.64%) XML
3 17 (30.36%) .NET Core
4 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (26.79%) JSON
5 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (3.57%) CSS
6 2 (3.57%) CSS3
6 2 (3.57%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.57%) HTML
6 2 (3.57%) HTML5
6 2 (3.57%) jQuery
6 2 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (3.57%) Spring
6 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.57%) WCF
7 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Replication
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) MVC
2 8 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
2 8 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (14.29%) High Availability
2 8 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.93%) SDLC
4 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.36%) OO
5 3 (5.36%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (3.57%) BDD
6 2 (3.57%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.57%) Dependency Management
6 2 (3.57%) OOD
6 2 (3.57%) Scrum
6 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.57%) TDD
6 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (91.07%) SQL
2 49 (87.50%) C#
3 41 (73.21%) T-SQL
4 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.57%) Java
5 2 (3.57%) Java 8
5 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.79%) C++
6 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) EMC
2 2 (3.57%) Telerik