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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 197 209 214
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 62 55 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.89% 0.76% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.92% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 45 21 32
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,577 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.05% +2.56%
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
5941 5986 5664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.16% 83.24% 82.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4807 4789 4562
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -2 24 £42,500 - 1
Essex +7 18 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Bedfordshire +13 17 £55,000 +86.44% 1
Suffolk - 2 £32,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £22,500 -23.72% 2
System Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 46 (48.42%) SQL
2 35 (36.84%) Finance
3 28 (29.47%) Oracle
3 28 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (28.42%) QA
5 24 (25.26%) .NET
6 23 (24.21%) Microsoft
7 17 (17.89%) MS Excel
8 16 (16.84%) Regression Testing
8 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (15.79%) Software Testing
10 14 (14.74%) PL/SQL
11 13 (13.68%) C#
11 13 (13.68%) Project Management
11 13 (13.68%) Test Scripting
12 12 (12.63%) Oracle BI EE
12 12 (12.63%) Oracle EBS R12
12 12 (12.63%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 12 (12.63%) Requirements Analysis
12 12 (12.63%) Oracle EBS
12 12 (12.63%) Oracle HRMS
12 12 (12.63%) Oracle Payroll
13 11 (11.58%) Workflow
13 11 (11.58%) T-SQL
13 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
13 11 (11.58%) Degree
13 11 (11.58%) Test Automation
14 10 (10.53%) Entity Framework
14 10 (10.53%) Web Development
14 10 (10.53%) .NET Framework

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (6.32%) IIS
2 3 (3.16%) JBoss
2 3 (3.16%) Liferay
3 2 (2.11%) Apache
3 2 (2.11%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.05%) JCAPS
4 1 (1.05%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 17 (17.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (12.63%) Oracle EBS R12
1 12 (12.63%) Oracle HRMS
1 12 (12.63%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 12 (12.63%) Oracle Payroll
2 3 (3.16%) AWD
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.05%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) SaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) 3GPP
1 1 (1.05%) DNS
1 1 (1.05%) Firewall
1 1 (1.05%) GPRS
1 1 (1.05%) HTTP
1 1 (1.05%) LAN
1 1 (1.05%) SMTP
1 1 (1.05%) VLAN
1 1 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.63%) Oracle BI EE
2 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.42%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.16%) MySQL
4 3 (3.16%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.11%) MS Access
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.11%) QlikView
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) DB2
6 1 (1.05%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (1.05%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.37%) MSTest
2 7 (7.37%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (6.32%) JIRA
3 6 (6.32%) Selenium
4 5 (5.26%) LabVIEW
5 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.16%) HP UFT
5 3 (3.16%) PHPUnit
5 3 (3.16%) Subversion
5 3 (3.16%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.11%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.11%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.05%) Appium
7 1 (1.05%) NUnit
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.05%) Rational Rose
7 1 (1.05%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (36.84%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Legal
3 5 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.21%) Retail
5 3 (3.16%) Banking
5 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.11%) Marketing
7 1 (1.05%) German Language
7 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.05%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (54.74%) Analyst
2 17 (17.89%) Test Analyst
3 15 (15.79%) Tester
4 14 (14.74%) Project Manager
4 14 (14.74%) Technical Analyst
5 12 (12.63%) Oracle Analyst
5 12 (12.63%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 12 (12.63%) Support Analyst
6 10 (10.53%) Business Analyst
7 9 (9.47%) Automation Analyst
7 9 (9.47%) Automation Test Analyst
7 9 (9.47%) Systems Analyst
8 8 (8.42%) Business Manager
8 8 (8.42%) Business Project Manager
8 8 (8.42%) Financial Services Project Manager
9 7 (7.37%) Test Engineer
10 6 (6.32%) Automation Tester
10 6 (6.32%) IT Manager
10 6 (6.32%) IT Project Manager
10 6 (6.32%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.26%) .NET
2 10 (10.53%) .NET Framework
2 10 (10.53%) Entity Framework
3 9 (9.47%) HTML
3 9 (9.47%) Web Services
4 8 (8.42%) XML
5 7 (7.37%) AngularJS
5 7 (7.37%) CSS
5 7 (7.37%) jQuery
5 7 (7.37%) Silverlight
5 7 (7.37%) Unity DI Container
5 7 (7.37%) WCF
5 7 (7.37%) WPF
6 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.26%) J2EE
7 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (3.16%) Laravel
8 3 (3.16%) RESTful
8 3 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.47%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (9.47%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.26%) Physics
4 3 (3.16%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.05%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Unix
2 8 (8.42%) Windows
3 7 (7.37%) Linux
4 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.84%) Regression Testing
3 15 (15.79%) Software Testing
4 13 (13.68%) Project Management
4 13 (13.68%) Test Scripting
5 12 (12.63%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (11.58%) Test Automation
6 11 (11.58%) Workflow
7 10 (10.53%) OOP
7 10 (10.53%) Web Development
8 9 (9.47%) Automated Testing
8 9 (9.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (8.42%) Process Management
9 8 (8.42%) Risk Management
9 8 (8.42%) Straight-Through Processing
9 8 (8.42%) TDD
9 8 (8.42%) Unit Testing
9 8 (8.42%) Wealth Management
10 7 (7.37%) Business Analysis
10 7 (7.37%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (48.42%) SQL
2 14 (14.74%) PL/SQL
3 13 (13.68%) C#
4 11 (11.58%) T-SQL
5 10 (10.53%) Java
6 8 (8.42%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.37%) XAML
8 6 (6.32%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.16%) PHP
9 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.11%) Python
10 2 (2.11%) VBA
11 1 (1.05%) Perl
11 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Degree
2 2 (2.11%) ISEB
3 1 (1.05%) CBAP
3 1 (1.05%) HNC
3 1 (1.05%) HND
3 1 (1.05%) IIBA
3 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (28.42%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) NFS
1 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (29.47%) Oracle
2 23 (24.21%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.16%) HP
3 3 (3.16%) MKS
4 2 (2.11%) IBM
4 2 (2.11%) IFS
5 1 (1.05%) Citrix
5 1 (1.05%) Informatica
5 1 (1.05%) SAP
5 1 (1.05%) Sun
5 1 (1.05%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.05%) VMware
5 1 (1.05%) webMethods
Essex
Maxegan
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The SmartList
Salary: Circa £34,120 DEO & benefits
Posted: 21 days ago