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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 213 213 219
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 34 66 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.52% 0.86% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.02% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 42
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £34,800 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
5661 6473 6769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.81% 84.33% 82.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4789 5352 5592
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +20 10 £42,500 +28.78% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 8 £37,500 -16.66%
Suffolk +12 6 £35,000 +3.70% 3
Essex -2 6 £65,000 +80.55% 2
Hertfordshire +2 4 £34,250 -25.54%
System Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 42 (47.73%) SQL
2 30 (34.09%) Oracle
3 29 (32.95%) Finance
4 22 (25.00%) QA
5 21 (23.86%) Regression Testing
6 20 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (21.59%) PL/SQL
8 18 (20.45%) Oracle HRMS
8 18 (20.45%) Oracle Payroll
8 18 (20.45%) Oracle EBS
8 18 (20.45%) Oracle BI EE
8 18 (20.45%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 18 (20.45%) Oracle EBS R12
9 16 (18.18%) Software Testing
10 15 (17.05%) .NET
10 15 (17.05%) ISEB
11 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
12 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 11 (12.50%) Retail
13 10 (11.36%) Unix
14 9 (10.23%) Java
14 9 (10.23%) MS Excel
15 8 (9.09%) Business Analysis
15 8 (9.09%) Legal
15 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (9.09%) Project Management
15 8 (9.09%) J2EE
16 7 (7.95%) C#
16 7 (7.95%) Windows

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 5 (5.68%) IIS
1 5 (5.68%) JBoss
2 4 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.41%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.27%) Apache
4 2 (2.27%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.14%) CMS
5 1 (1.14%) JCAPS
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Office
3 2 (2.27%) MS Project
3 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.14%) InCopy
4 1 (1.14%) InDesign
4 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (20.45%) Oracle EBS
1 18 (20.45%) Oracle EBS R12
1 18 (20.45%) Oracle HRMS
1 18 (20.45%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 18 (20.45%) Oracle Payroll
2 5 (5.68%) AWD
3 2 (2.27%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (2.27%) ResourceLink
3 2 (2.27%) SAP FI
3 2 (2.27%) SAP MM
3 2 (2.27%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) GPRS
1 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) Oracle BI EE
2 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.68%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (5.68%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.41%) DB2
4 3 (3.41%) DbVisualizer
5 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MSTest
1 5 (5.68%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (5.68%) Selenium
1 5 (5.68%) Subversion
1 5 (5.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (3.41%) HP UFT
2 3 (3.41%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (1.14%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (32.95%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Retail
3 8 (9.09%) Legal
4 2 (2.27%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Marketing
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (61.36%) Analyst
2 19 (21.59%) Support Analyst
3 18 (20.45%) Oracle Analyst
3 18 (20.45%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 16 (18.18%) Functional Analyst
5 15 (17.05%) Test Analyst
6 14 (15.91%) Tester
7 13 (14.77%) Software Analyst
8 10 (11.36%) Project Manager
9 9 (10.23%) QA Analyst
9 9 (10.23%) QA Tester
9 9 (10.23%) Software QA Tester
9 9 (10.23%) Software Tester
10 7 (7.95%) IT Manager
10 7 (7.95%) IT Project Manager
11 6 (6.82%) SQL Analyst
12 5 (5.68%) Business Analyst
12 5 (5.68%) Unix Analyst
13 4 (4.55%) Applications Support
13 4 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.05%) .NET
2 8 (9.09%) J2EE
3 7 (7.95%) Web Services
4 6 (6.82%) .NET Framework
4 6 (6.82%) Entity Framework
4 6 (6.82%) HTML
5 5 (5.68%) Silverlight
5 5 (5.68%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (5.68%) WCF
5 5 (5.68%) WPF
5 5 (5.68%) XML
6 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.41%) Flash
6 3 (3.41%) Middleware
7 2 (2.27%) CSS
8 1 (1.14%) ADO
8 1 (1.14%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.14%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.55%) Fintech
4 3 (3.41%) AS400
4 3 (3.41%) iSeries
4 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.27%) EPoS
5 2 (2.27%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.14%) Blog
6 1 (1.14%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.14%) User Experience
6 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Unix
2 7 (7.95%) Windows
3 6 (6.82%) Linux
4 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.14%) Android
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.86%) Regression Testing
2 20 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 8 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 8 (9.09%) Project Management
5 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.95%) Automated Testing
6 7 (7.95%) Business Development
6 7 (7.95%) Project Governance
7 6 (6.82%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.82%) Scrum
7 6 (6.82%) Test Scripting
8 5 (5.68%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (5.68%) Logistics
8 5 (5.68%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (5.68%) OOP
8 5 (5.68%) TDD
8 5 (5.68%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (5.68%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (47.73%) SQL
2 19 (21.59%) PL/SQL
3 9 (10.23%) Java
4 7 (7.95%) C#
5 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.68%) XAML
7 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.27%) C
9 1 (1.14%) VB
9 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (17.05%) ISEB
2 6 (6.82%) Degree
3 3 (3.41%) CBAP
3 3 (3.41%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.14%) HNC
5 1 (1.14%) HND
5 1 (1.14%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 30 (34.09%) Oracle
2 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.82%) IBM
4 5 (5.68%) MKS
5 3 (3.41%) HP
5 3 (3.41%) SAP
5 3 (3.41%) Toshiba
6 2 (2.27%) OpenText
7 1 (1.14%) Adobe
7 1 (1.14%) Citrix
7 1 (1.14%) Northgate
7 1 (1.14%) Sun
7 1 (1.14%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.14%) webMethods
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum To £35,000 + benefits inc pension &
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to 65K +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago