The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 228 263 263
Rank change year-on-year
+35 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 29 54 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.52% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.59% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27 51 69
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,100 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
System Testing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5655 9178 10598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.62% 87.62% 86.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5154 7829 8734
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

System Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the City of London region.

System Testing Salary Trend in the City of London

System Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in the City of London

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 57 (73.08%) User Acceptance Testing
2 44 (56.41%) Finance
3 40 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (44.87%) Java
5 28 (35.90%) QA
6 27 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (33.33%) SQL
8 25 (32.05%) Software Testing
8 25 (32.05%) Regression Testing
9 24 (30.77%) Cucumber
10 21 (26.92%) Integration Testing
10 21 (26.92%) Business Analysis
11 20 (25.64%) XML
11 20 (25.64%) SDLC
12 16 (20.51%) Multithreading
12 16 (20.51%) Android
13 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
13 15 (19.23%) Mobile App
13 15 (19.23%) Relational Database
14 14 (17.95%) Test Strategy
15 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
15 13 (16.67%) Marketing
15 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
15 13 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (16.67%) ISEB
16 12 (15.38%) Project Management
16 12 (15.38%) Python
16 12 (15.38%) Use Case
16 12 (15.38%) Defect Management
17 11 (14.10%) Linux

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.28%) Apache
3 1 (1.28%) Confluence
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.97%) MS Office
3 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.28%) Misys Midas
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.85%) PowerPivot
4 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (30.77%) Cucumber
2 7 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.69%) Selenium
4 5 (6.41%) SpecFlow
4 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.13%) JIRA
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 3 (3.85%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.28%) Appium
8 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.28%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.28%) JBehave
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.28%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (1.28%) Zephyr
General
1 44 (56.41%) Finance
2 13 (16.67%) Marketing
3 6 (7.69%) Back Office
4 4 (5.13%) Banking
5 3 (3.85%) Legal
6 2 (2.56%) Front Office
7 1 (1.28%) Electronics
7 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.28%) Publishing
7 1 (1.28%) Retail
7 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (41.03%) Analyst
2 21 (26.92%) Business Analyst
3 20 (25.64%) QA Engineer
4 19 (24.36%) Java Engineer
5 14 (17.95%) Android Engineer
6 13 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 13 (16.67%) Mobile Engineer
7 10 (12.82%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (12.82%) Technical Business Analyst
8 9 (11.54%) Consultant
8 9 (11.54%) Developer
9 8 (10.26%) Business Consultant
10 7 (8.97%) Test Automation Engineer
10 7 (8.97%) Test Engineer
11 6 (7.69%) Tester
12 5 (6.41%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
12 5 (6.41%) Senior Test Engineer
12 5 (6.41%) Test Analyst
13 4 (5.13%) QA Tester
14 3 (3.85%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.64%) XML
2 5 (6.41%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (6.41%) Gherkin
3 4 (5.13%) SOAP
4 3 (3.85%) REST
5 2 (2.56%) Akka
5 2 (2.56%) HTML
5 2 (2.56%) Java EE
5 2 (2.56%) Play Framework
5 2 (2.56%) Sinatra
6 1 (1.28%) .NET
6 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.28%) Django
6 1 (1.28%) HTML5
6 1 (1.28%) JMX
6 1 (1.28%) Spring
6 1 (1.28%) Swing
6 1 (1.28%) Velocity
6 1 (1.28%) WinForms
6 1 (1.28%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.23%) Mobile App
3 8 (10.26%) Reinsurance
4 7 (8.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.28%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.28%) Derivative
7 1 (1.28%) iSeries
7 1 (1.28%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.28%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Android
2 11 (14.10%) Linux
3 6 (7.69%) Unix
4 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (73.08%) User Acceptance Testing
2 40 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (32.05%) Regression Testing
3 25 (32.05%) Software Testing
4 21 (26.92%) Business Analysis
4 21 (26.92%) Integration Testing
5 20 (25.64%) SDLC
6 16 (20.51%) Multithreading
7 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
8 14 (17.95%) Test Strategy
9 13 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 12 (15.38%) Defect Management
10 12 (15.38%) Project Management
10 12 (15.38%) Use Case
11 11 (14.10%) Data Modelling
11 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
12 10 (12.82%) Configuration Management
12 10 (12.82%) PRINCE2
12 10 (12.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) Java
2 26 (33.33%) SQL
3 12 (15.38%) Python
4 6 (7.69%) C#
5 4 (5.13%) Korn
5 4 (5.13%) Perl
6 3 (3.85%) C++
6 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.85%) VBA
7 2 (2.56%) Scala
7 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.28%) ABAP
8 1 (1.28%) C
8 1 (1.28%) Groovy
8 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.28%) R
8 1 (1.28%) RPG
8 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) ISEB
2 10 (12.82%) IIBA
3 7 (8.97%) Degree
4 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (35.90%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) SDET
2 2 (2.56%) WCAG
3 1 (1.28%) EMIR
3 1 (1.28%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.28%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle
3 3 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.28%) Remedy
5 1 (1.28%) Splunk
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