The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 213 217 228
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 43 59 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.65% 0.79% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.95% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 52
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £36,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £100,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.75%
System Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5714 6215 6865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.52% 83.22% 81.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4744 5077 5646
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 East of England

System Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

System Testing Salary Trend in the East of England

System Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in the East of England

System Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +18 14 £42,500 +28.78% 2
Cambridgeshire -9 9 £37,500 -27.18%
Hertfordshire +3 7 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Suffolk - 7 £35,000 -
Essex 0 6 £65,000 +67.74% 1
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 56 (52.83%) SQL
2 39 (36.79%) Finance
3 38 (35.85%) Oracle
4 28 (26.42%) QA
5 27 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (23.58%) PL/SQL
7 24 (22.64%) Regression Testing
8 22 (20.75%) Oracle EBS
8 22 (20.75%) Oracle HRMS
8 22 (20.75%) Oracle Payroll
8 22 (20.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 22 (20.75%) Oracle EBS R12
8 22 (20.75%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 21 (19.81%) Software Testing
9 21 (19.81%) .NET
10 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
10 19 (17.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
11 14 (13.21%) SQL Server
11 14 (13.21%) Unix
12 13 (12.26%) ISEB
13 12 (11.32%) Retail
14 11 (10.38%) Project Management
14 11 (10.38%) Java
15 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (9.43%) Scrum
16 9 (8.49%) Legal
16 9 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (8.49%) C#
16 9 (8.49%) Test Scripting

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (5.66%) IIS
2 5 (4.72%) JBoss
3 4 (3.77%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.83%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.89%) Apache
5 2 (1.89%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.94%) JCAPS
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.77%) MS Office
3 2 (1.89%) MS Project
3 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (20.75%) Oracle EBS
1 22 (20.75%) Oracle EBS R12
1 22 (20.75%) Oracle HRMS
1 22 (20.75%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 22 (20.75%) Oracle Payroll
2 5 (4.72%) AWD
3 2 (1.89%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (1.89%) ResourceLink
3 2 (1.89%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.89%) SAP MM
3 2 (1.89%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.75%) Oracle BI EE
2 14 (13.21%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.55%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.83%) DB2
5 3 (2.83%) DbVisualizer
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Selenium
2 6 (5.66%) MSTest
2 6 (5.66%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.72%) HP UFT
3 5 (4.72%) Subversion
3 5 (4.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (2.83%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.94%) Appium
6 1 (0.94%) JIRA
6 1 (0.94%) Rational Rose
General
1 39 (36.79%) Finance
2 12 (11.32%) Retail
3 9 (8.49%) Legal
4 4 (3.77%) Banking
4 4 (3.77%) Marketing
4 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (64.15%) Analyst
2 23 (21.70%) Support Analyst
3 22 (20.75%) Oracle Analyst
3 22 (20.75%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 20 (18.87%) Test Analyst
5 17 (16.04%) Tester
6 14 (13.21%) Functional Analyst
6 14 (13.21%) Project Manager
7 11 (10.38%) Software Analyst
8 10 (9.43%) Software Tester
9 9 (8.49%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (7.55%) IT Manager
10 8 (7.55%) IT Project Manager
10 8 (7.55%) QA Analyst
10 8 (7.55%) QA Tester
10 8 (7.55%) Software QA Tester
11 7 (6.60%) Business Analyst
11 7 (6.60%) Systems Analyst
12 6 (5.66%) Business Manager
12 6 (5.66%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.81%) .NET
2 8 (7.55%) .NET Framework
2 8 (7.55%) Entity Framework
2 8 (7.55%) J2EE
2 8 (7.55%) Web Services
3 6 (5.66%) AngularJS
3 6 (5.66%) HTML
3 6 (5.66%) Silverlight
3 6 (5.66%) Unity DI Container
3 6 (5.66%) WCF
3 6 (5.66%) WPF
3 6 (5.66%) XML
4 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.83%) Flash
4 3 (2.83%) Middleware
5 2 (1.89%) ADO.NET
5 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (1.89%) CSS
5 2 (1.89%) jQuery
5 2 (1.89%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.60%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.77%) Fintech
5 3 (2.83%) AS400
5 3 (2.83%) iSeries
6 2 (1.89%) EPoS
6 2 (1.89%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.89%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.21%) Unix
2 8 (7.55%) Windows
3 7 (6.60%) Linux
4 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.64%) Regression Testing
3 21 (19.81%) Software Testing
4 19 (17.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (10.38%) Project Management
6 10 (9.43%) Scrum
7 9 (8.49%) Automated Testing
7 9 (8.49%) Business Analysis
7 9 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (8.49%) Test Scripting
8 8 (7.55%) Business Development
8 8 (7.55%) Project Governance
8 8 (7.55%) Test Automation
9 7 (6.60%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.66%) OOP
10 6 (5.66%) Process Management
10 6 (5.66%) Quality Management
10 6 (5.66%) Risk Management
10 6 (5.66%) Validation
10 6 (5.66%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 56 (52.83%) SQL
2 25 (23.58%) PL/SQL
3 11 (10.38%) Java
4 9 (8.49%) C#
5 8 (7.55%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.60%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.66%) XAML
8 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.89%) C
9 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) ISEB
2 6 (5.66%) Degree
3 3 (2.83%) CBAP
3 3 (2.83%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.94%) HNC
5 1 (0.94%) HND
5 1 (0.94%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (26.42%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 38 (35.85%) Oracle
2 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.66%) IBM
4 5 (4.72%) HP
4 5 (4.72%) MKS
5 3 (2.83%) SAP
5 3 (2.83%) Toshiba
6 2 (1.89%) OpenText
7 1 (0.94%) Citrix
7 1 (0.94%) Northgate
7 1 (0.94%) Sun
7 1 (0.94%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.94%) webMethods
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Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago