Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 183 208
Rank change year-on-year +33 +25 -39
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 7 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.29% 0.37% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.43% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 8
Reading median annual salary £62,500 £43,750 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% - -7.89%
10th Percentile £46,250 £33,250 £36,125
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £57,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +17.65%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2029 3057 4005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.97% 87.72% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 2234 3124
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.71% -3.54%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for System Testing 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 in Reading.

Salary trend for System Testing in Reading

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Reading over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Acceptance Criteria
4 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 4 (57.14%) Release Automation
4 4 (57.14%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 4 (57.14%) QA
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
4 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
4 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) NUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) IT Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Team Leader
3 2 (28.57%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) WinForms
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Acceptance Criteria
2 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Release Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Capita