Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 105 96
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 +28
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 18 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.02% 1.36% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.52% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 34
Wiltshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -9.09% +27.91%
10th Percentile £33,800 £31,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £48,000 £48,750 £44,500
South West median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.07% - -1.54%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,622 1,386 1,465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 91.79% 89.65% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,350 1,152 1,242
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Wiltshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Wiltshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Wiltshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -5 16 £43,250 +15.33% 1
Salisbury - 1 £45,000 -
System Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
3 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
5 5 (27.78%) C++
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) OO
5 5 (27.78%) MCSE
5 5 (27.78%) ClearCase
5 5 (27.78%) OOD
5 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 5 (27.78%) CCA
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (27.78%) Thin Client
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
5 5 (27.78%) Wyse
5 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) SCCM

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) ClearCase
2 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
2 5 (27.78%) Subversion
2 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
3 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
3 4 (22.22%) SpecFlow
4 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium
4 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (22.22%) Automotive
1 4 (22.22%) Legal
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Tester
2 5 (27.78%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Qt Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Manual Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Tester
5 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) Qt
2 4 (22.22%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Fat Client
1 5 (27.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (27.78%) Thin Client
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Application Packaging
3 5 (27.78%) Break/Fix
3 5 (27.78%) Capacity Management
3 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
3 5 (27.78%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) OO
3 5 (27.78%) OOD
3 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) API Testing
4 4 (22.22%) BDD
4 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C++
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Groovy
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CCA
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
1 5 (27.78%) MCSE
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (27.78%) XenApp
1 5 (27.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
1 5 (27.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix
1 5 (27.78%) Ivanti
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) Wyse