Period
to 18 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 25 25
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 -
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 12 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 10.08% 2.80% 9.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 3.13% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 11
Taunton median annual salary £42,265 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.84% -2.35% -
10th Percentile £40,758 £35,450 £32,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,145 £45,500
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.51% -2.38% +33.33%

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 Taunton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Taunton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 114 96 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 95.80% 89.72% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 86 66 117
Taunton median annual salary £42,557 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.48% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £30,125 £28,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,875 £58,750 £50,000
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Taunton

System Testing
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, 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 Taunton region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (75.00%) MVC
3 9 (75.00%) .NET
3 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (75.00%) Hadoop
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (75.00%) WPF
3 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (66.67%) C#
5 7 (58.33%) Scrum
5 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (58.33%) Technical Leadership
6 6 (50.00%) Thought Leadership
7 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
8 3 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (25.00%) Data Science
8 3 (25.00%) Java
9 2 (16.67%) Service Management
9 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (16.67%) Xamarin
9 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Lead Software Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Developer
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Lead Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
1 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (75.00%) WPF
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (75.00%) MVC
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 7 (58.33%) Technical Leadership
5 6 (50.00%) Thought Leadership
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (25.00%) Data Science
8 2 (16.67%) Service Management
9 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Xamarin