Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 60 85
Rank change year-on-year +2 +25 +12
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 10 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.54% 1.93% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 2.34% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 5
Swindon median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% +14.06% -24.71%
10th Percentile £20,500 £31,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,250 £43,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year -6.67% +14.50% -22.94%

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 555 641 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 85.65% 82.28% 91.61%
Number of salaries quoted 463 534 799
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £29,150 £26,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Swindon

System Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Swindon

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Swindon over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) WinForms
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) .NET

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MSI
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (20.00%) WCF
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) WinForms
1 2 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
1 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) B2B
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification