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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 122 120
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.077% 0.40% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.44% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 20
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -15.15%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1092 1596 1955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 84.13% 90.37% 84.93%
Number of salaries quoted 879 1242 1420
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (70.00%) IIS
1 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (50.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (50.00%) ETL
3 5 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) ISEB
3 5 (50.00%) RAD
3 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (50.00%) Use Case
3 5 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
3 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (50.00%) SDLC

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Selenium
1 6 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 5 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) LINQ
3 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
3 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) WF
3 1 (10.00%) WSE
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSD
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 5 (50.00%) ETL
3 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) RAD
3 5 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 5 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Use Case
3 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago