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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 244 226 222
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 62 112 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.95% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.14% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 57 104 97
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £43,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
8861 9822 9383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.26% 82.89% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7700 8365 8464
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing.

1 67 (53.60%) SQL
2 56 (44.80%) Finance
3 50 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 40 (32.00%) .NET
5 32 (25.60%) Banking
6 29 (23.20%) C#
7 28 (22.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (21.60%) Investment Banking
9 26 (20.80%) ETL
10 25 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 25 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 25 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 25 (20.00%) Windows
11 24 (19.20%) Data Management
12 22 (17.60%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (16.80%) SQL Server 2005
14 20 (16.00%) QA
15 19 (15.20%) Degree
15 19 (15.20%) CRM
15 19 (15.20%) Data Modelling
15 19 (15.20%) Oracle
16 18 (14.40%) T-SQL
17 17 (13.60%) JavaScript
17 17 (13.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 16 (12.80%) MS Office
18 16 (12.80%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (12.80%) UNIX
18 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2008
18 16 (12.80%) XML

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.60%) IIS
3 4 (3.20%) CMS
4 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.60%) JBoss
4 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.80%) Node.js
5 1 (0.80%) Drupal
5 1 (0.80%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.80%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 4 (3.20%) SAP ERP
2 4 (3.20%) SAP GRC
3 3 (2.40%) SAP Business One
4 2 (1.60%) Visualfiles
4 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.80%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) SaaS
1 2 (1.60%) Office 365
2 1 (0.80%) IaaS
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) VoIP
2 1 (0.80%) WAN
2 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.80%) VPN
2 1 (0.80%) DNS
2 1 (0.80%) SSL
2 1 (0.80%) SAN
2 1 (0.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.80%) DWDM
2 1 (0.80%) MPLS
2 1 (0.80%) OSPF
2 1 (0.80%) BGP
2 1 (0.80%) Firewall
2 1 (0.80%) Network Security
2 1 (0.80%) NAS
2 1 (0.80%) Junos
2 1 (0.80%) Multicast
2 1 (0.80%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (22.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (16.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (13.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (12.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (11.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (10.40%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (8.80%) OLAP
8 11 (8.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 11 (8.80%) Oracle OLAP
8 11 (8.80%) OLAP Cube
9 9 (7.20%) Relational Database
10 5 (4.00%) RDBMS
11 4 (3.20%) MySQL
11 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (3.20%) DTS
12 3 (2.40%) QlikView
13 2 (1.60%) BusinessObjects XI
13 2 (1.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 2 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.60%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.00%) JUnit
3 5 (4.00%) TeamCity
3 5 (4.00%) Subversion
3 5 (4.00%) JIRA
4 4 (3.20%) Selenium
4 4 (3.20%) SpecFlow
4 4 (3.20%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (1.60%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (1.60%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.80%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.80%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.80%) Rational Robot
6 1 (0.80%) Ant
6 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.80%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.80%) TestPartner
6 1 (0.80%) Maven
General
1 56 (44.80%) Finance
2 32 (25.60%) Banking
3 27 (21.60%) Investment Banking
4 13 (10.40%) Front Office
5 9 (7.20%) Legal
6 5 (4.00%) Back Office
7 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.40%) Marketing
9 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (42.40%) Developer
2 39 (31.20%) Analyst
3 15 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
4 13 (10.40%) ETL Developer
5 11 (8.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 10 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 10 (8.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 10 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 10 (8.00%) Technical Support
6 10 (8.00%) Applications Support
7 8 (6.40%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Trainer
8 7 (5.60%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.60%) .NET Developer
8 7 (5.60%) IT Trainer
9 6 (4.80%) Tester
10 5 (4.00%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.20%) Integration Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) Systems Integration Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (32.00%) .NET
2 16 (12.80%) XML
3 15 (12.00%) jQuery
4 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET
5 11 (8.80%) .NET Framework
6 10 (8.00%) WCF
7 6 (4.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (4.80%) Web Services
7 6 (4.80%) HTML
8 4 (3.20%) NHibernate
9 3 (2.40%) Ajax
9 3 (2.40%) WinForms
9 3 (2.40%) SOAP
9 3 (2.40%) CSS
9 3 (2.40%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (1.60%) GWT
10 2 (1.60%) Ext JS
10 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.60%) JSP
10 2 (1.60%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.60%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.80%) Reference Data
4 9 (7.20%) Equities
5 8 (6.40%) Mathematics
5 8 (6.40%) SWIFT
6 6 (4.80%) Fixed Income
7 5 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.00%) Economics
8 4 (3.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (3.20%) Data Extraction
9 3 (2.40%) FMCG
9 3 (2.40%) iPad
9 3 (2.40%) Hedge funds
9 3 (2.40%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.40%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.60%) User Experience
10 2 (1.60%) Open Source
10 2 (1.60%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.60%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.00%) Windows
2 16 (12.80%) UNIX
2 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (9.60%) Windows 7
4 10 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.20%) Linux
6 5 (4.00%) Solaris
7 1 (0.80%) CentOS
7 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.80%) ETL
3 25 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 24 (19.20%) Data Management
5 22 (17.60%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (15.20%) CRM
6 19 (15.20%) Data Modelling
7 15 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (11.20%) ITIL
8 14 (11.20%) Scrum
8 14 (11.20%) Integration Testing
9 11 (8.80%) Data Architecture
9 11 (8.80%) OpenUP
9 11 (8.80%) Change Management
9 11 (8.80%) Software Architecture
10 10 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (8.00%) Project Management
11 9 (7.20%) Risk Management
11 9 (7.20%) TDD
12 8 (6.40%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 67 (53.60%) SQL
2 29 (23.20%) C#
3 18 (14.40%) T-SQL
4 17 (13.60%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.20%) VB.NET
6 12 (9.60%) C++
7 11 (8.80%) Java
8 7 (5.60%) PHP
9 5 (4.00%) VBA
10 3 (2.40%) Python
11 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.80%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.80%) Perl
12 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.80%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (15.20%) Degree
2 7 (5.60%) ISEB
3 5 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.80%) JNCIE
4 1 (0.80%) PhD
4 1 (0.80%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.00%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.40%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (8.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (8.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.20%) Oracle
3 13 (10.40%) Business Objects
4 10 (8.00%) SAP
4 10 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (6.40%) Sybase
6 4 (3.20%) Charles River
6 4 (3.20%) Cerillion
7 3 (2.40%) HP
8 2 (1.60%) Reuters
8 2 (1.60%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.60%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (1.60%) Sage
8 2 (1.60%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.80%) Algorithmics
9 1 (0.80%) Serena
9 1 (0.80%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.80%) Zend
9 1 (0.80%) Juniper
9 1 (0.80%) Cisco
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + bonus,pension,25 days a/l
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Equity + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension+Health care+career+bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
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Posted: 24 days ago