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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 120 119
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 0 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.35% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.40% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 19
Median salary - £44,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -2.43% -1.20%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1217 1483 1862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 86.68% 87.18% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1166 1401
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing System Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Smoke Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft