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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 241 258 240
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 24 63 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.62% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.72% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20 58 71
Average salary £47,750 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,789 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +3.22%
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
5960 8711 8853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.14% 85.21% 85.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5311 7470 7489
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 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 14 February 2016, 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 33 (64.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (37.25%) Integration Testing
3 19 (37.25%) QA
3 19 (37.25%) SDLC
4 18 (35.29%) Business Analysis
5 16 (31.37%) Finance
6 15 (29.41%) Scrum
6 15 (29.41%) Software Testing
7 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (23.53%) Regression Testing
9 11 (21.57%) XML
9 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
10 10 (19.61%) Java
10 10 (19.61%) Waterfall
11 9 (17.65%) SQL
11 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 9 (17.65%) Asset Management
11 9 (17.65%) Banking
12 8 (15.69%) Investment Management
13 7 (13.73%) Data Analysis
13 7 (13.73%) Migration
13 7 (13.73%) Back Office
14 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (11.76%) VBA
14 6 (11.76%) C
14 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
14 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (11.76%) Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (3.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) Node.js
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
1 1 (1.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Power BI
3 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.96%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.96%) QlikView
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
2 4 (7.84%) JBehave
2 4 (7.84%) JIRA
2 4 (7.84%) Selenium
3 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.92%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.92%) Maven
4 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.92%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.92%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.96%) Ant
5 1 (1.96%) GoogleTest
5 1 (1.96%) JUnit
5 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Back Office
4 6 (11.76%) Marketing
5 5 (9.80%) Financial Institution
5 5 (9.80%) Front Office
6 3 (5.88%) Advertising
6 3 (5.88%) Legal
6 3 (5.88%) Retail
7 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Analyst
2 16 (31.37%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Tester
4 6 (11.76%) Developer
4 6 (11.76%) QA Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Consultant
5 5 (9.80%) Solutions Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Java Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Tester
7 3 (5.88%) Business Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Junior
8 2 (3.92%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Compliance Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Mobile Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Risk Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) XML
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
3 3 (5.88%) Gherkin
3 3 (5.88%) SOAP
4 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.92%) Entity Framework
4 2 (3.92%) HTML
4 2 (3.92%) HTML5
5 1 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.96%) JMX
5 1 (1.96%) JSON
5 1 (1.96%) Middleware
5 1 (1.96%) SAML
5 1 (1.96%) Velocity
5 1 (1.96%) WCF
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) WinForms
5 1 (1.96%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Derivative
3 5 (9.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (9.80%) Market Risk
3 5 (9.80%) Reference Data
4 4 (7.84%) Reinsurance
5 3 (5.88%) Fixed Income
6 2 (3.92%) Equities
7 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.96%) Clustering
7 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Android
2 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.92%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (37.25%) Integration Testing
3 19 (37.25%) SDLC
4 18 (35.29%) Business Analysis
5 15 (29.41%) Scrum
5 15 (29.41%) Software Testing
6 12 (23.53%) Regression Testing
7 10 (19.61%) Waterfall
8 9 (17.65%) Asset Management
9 8 (15.69%) Investment Management
10 7 (13.73%) Data Analysis
10 7 (13.73%) Migration
11 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (11.76%) Change Control
11 6 (11.76%) Fund Management
11 6 (11.76%) Software Delivery
11 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (11.76%) User Stories
12 5 (9.80%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) Java
2 9 (17.65%) SQL
3 6 (11.76%) C
3 6 (11.76%) VBA
4 5 (9.80%) C#
5 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.92%) C++
6 2 (3.92%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.96%) R
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) ISTQB
1 4 (7.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (37.25%) QA
2 5 (9.80%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Bloomberg
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) Splunk
4 1 (1.96%) Telerik
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
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