Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 100 88
Rank change year-on-year -18 -12 +23
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 12 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.70% 1.28% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.44% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 38
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £32,300 £26,100 £31,250
90th Percentile £48,000 £46,750 £44,500
South West median annual salary £42,029 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.08% -1.88% +11.11%

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 1,596 1,321 1,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 92.58% 89.20% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,301 1,112 1,238
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,250 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 -15 12 £42,500 +13.33% 1
System Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) Qt
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) Subversion
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) OO
4 5 (41.67%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
4 5 (41.67%) ClearCase
4 5 (41.67%) OOD
4 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (33.33%) Wyse
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) MCSE
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) CCA
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Thin Client
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

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 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) ClearCase
1 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (41.67%) Subversion
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (25.00%) Automotive
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Qt Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Tester
4 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Qt
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 4 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) OOD
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Application Packaging
4 4 (33.33%) Break/Fix
4 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
7 1 (8.33%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Groovy
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) CCA
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (33.33%) MCSE
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (33.33%) XenApp
1 4 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
1 4 (33.33%) Ivanti
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Wyse