The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 339 357 320
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -37
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 859 695 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.67% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.85% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 754 559 783
Average salary £42,500 £40,625 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,800 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -0.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90910 82248 90837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 79.03% 76.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73759 68320 77731
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
System Testing
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System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

System Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

System Testing Salary Trend in England

System Testing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in England

System Testing
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -33 351 £47,500 -13.63% 33
South East +42 160 £40,000 +3.89% 15
North West +5 63 £30,000 +5.26% 8
East of England -53 62 £35,000 +2.94% 8
West Midlands +25 58 £42,500 -22.72% 4
Yorkshire +4 55 £33,500 +1.51% 6
East Midlands +6 45 £45,000 +13.92% 7
South West -15 29 £52,500 +42.66% 3
North East - 6 £45,000 -
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System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 620 (41.72%) SQL
2 420 (28.26%) .NET
3 416 (27.99%) Finance
4 388 (26.11%) C#
5 369 (24.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 328 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
7 317 (21.33%) QA
8 304 (20.46%) Degree
9 299 (20.12%) Oracle
10 292 (19.65%) SQL Server
11 274 (18.44%) XML
12 250 (16.82%) ASP.NET
13 246 (16.55%) Windows
14 244 (16.42%) Microsoft
15 231 (15.55%) Unit Testing
16 229 (15.41%) Test Scripting
17 226 (15.21%) Java
18 217 (14.60%) ISEB
19 212 (14.27%) HTML
20 208 (14.00%) Web Services
21 205 (13.80%) JavaScript
22 157 (10.57%) Integration Testing
23 149 (10.03%) Software Testing
24 147 (9.89%) OO
24 147 (9.89%) TDD
24 147 (9.89%) Regression Testing
25 144 (9.69%) Banking
26 142 (9.56%) Scrum
27 123 (8.28%) .NET Framework
28 119 (8.01%) Linux

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 97 (6.53%) SharePoint
2 52 (3.50%) WebLogic
3 34 (2.29%) CMS
4 32 (2.15%) MediaWiki
5 31 (2.09%) SharePoint Server
6 21 (1.41%) WebSphere
7 18 (1.21%) Node.js
8 13 (0.87%) Confluence
9 11 (0.74%) IIS
10 10 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.61%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (0.54%) Drupal
12 8 (0.54%) WordPress
12 8 (0.54%) PowerExchange
13 7 (0.47%) NetWeaver
14 6 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
15 5 (0.34%) SAS
15 5 (0.34%) Apache
Applications
1 117 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 77 (5.18%) MS Office
3 20 (1.35%) MS Project
4 18 (1.21%) InfoPath
5 15 (1.01%) Mingle
6 10 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.40%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (1.68%) SAP HR
2 20 (1.35%) SAP Business One
3 18 (1.21%) SAP FI
4 16 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
5 15 (1.01%) SAP CO
5 15 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
5 15 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (0.87%) SAP R/3
6 13 (0.87%) Magento
6 13 (0.87%) Visualfiles
7 12 (0.81%) Line 50
7 12 (0.81%) Oracle HRMS
8 11 (0.74%) SAP Payroll
8 11 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
9 10 (0.67%) SAP HCM
10 9 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
11 8 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
12 7 (0.47%) SAP CRM
12 7 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
12 7 (0.47%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.21%) Taleo
1 18 (1.21%) SaaS
2 12 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
3 5 (0.34%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.13%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.55%) Internet
2 18 (1.21%) GSM
3 17 (1.14%) GPRS
3 17 (1.14%) WCDMA
3 17 (1.14%) LTE
3 17 (1.14%) 4G
4 13 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 12 (0.81%) HTTP
6 10 (0.67%) NAS
7 8 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.40%) X.509
8 6 (0.40%) Ethernet
8 6 (0.40%) SSL
9 3 (0.20%) Wireless
9 3 (0.20%) SMS
9 3 (0.20%) DNS
10 2 (0.13%) Intranet
10 2 (0.13%) SAN
10 2 (0.13%) ATM
11 1 (0.067%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (19.65%) SQL Server
2 82 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 82 (5.52%) Oracle Database
3 72 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
5 49 (3.30%) MySQL
6 47 (3.16%) Relational Database
7 43 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (1.88%) RDBMS
8 28 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
10 21 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
11 17 (1.14%) SQLPlus
12 16 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (1.08%) MS Access
13 15 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
13 15 (1.01%) Neo4j
14 12 (0.81%) DataStage
14 12 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
15 11 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 99 (6.66%) Selenium
2 89 (5.99%) Visual Studio
3 67 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 58 (3.90%) JIRA
5 54 (3.63%) SoapUI
6 51 (3.43%) Git (software)
7 49 (3.30%) Jenkins
8 48 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
9 41 (2.76%) NUnit
10 40 (2.69%) JUnit
11 34 (2.29%) Subversion
11 34 (2.29%) Maven
12 30 (2.02%) MSTest
13 27 (1.82%) Toad
14 26 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
15 23 (1.55%) TeamCity
16 20 (1.35%) FitNesse
16 20 (1.35%) Cucumber
16 20 (1.35%) Hudson
17 18 (1.21%) Ant
General
1 416 (27.99%) Finance
2 144 (9.69%) Banking
3 60 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 59 (3.97%) Investment Banking
4 59 (3.97%) Retail
5 46 (3.10%) Legal
6 28 (1.88%) Marketing
7 22 (1.48%) Games
8 21 (1.41%) Front Office
9 17 (1.14%) Back Office
9 17 (1.14%) Law
10 12 (0.81%) Local Government
10 12 (0.81%) Advertising
11 10 (0.67%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.61%) Electronics
13 8 (0.54%) General Ledger
13 8 (0.54%) Billing
13 8 (0.54%) Publishing
14 7 (0.47%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 471 (31.70%) Analyst
2 458 (30.82%) Developer
3 199 (13.39%) Test Analyst
4 145 (9.76%) Business Analyst
5 142 (9.56%) Tester
6 138 (9.29%) .NET Developer
7 119 (8.01%) C# Developer
8 118 (7.94%) Consultant
9 104 (7.00%) Test Engineer
10 101 (6.80%) Senior Developer
11 93 (6.26%) C# .NET Developer
12 86 (5.79%) Systems Analyst
13 71 (4.78%) Java Developer
14 70 (4.71%) Programmer
15 68 (4.58%) Senior Analyst
16 62 (4.17%) Software Tester
16 62 (4.17%) SAP Consultant
17 60 (4.04%) Team Leader
18 55 (3.70%) Senior Test Engineer
19 53 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (28.26%) .NET
2 274 (18.44%) XML
3 250 (16.82%) ASP.NET
4 212 (14.27%) HTML
5 208 (14.00%) Web Services
6 123 (8.28%) .NET Framework
7 116 (7.81%) SOAP
8 111 (7.47%) CSS
9 100 (6.73%) WCF
10 85 (5.72%) Spring
11 76 (5.11%) XSLT
12 73 (4.91%) J2EE
13 68 (4.58%) Ajax
14 67 (4.51%) WF
15 65 (4.37%) Hibernate
16 57 (3.84%) Silverlight
17 54 (3.63%) ASP.NET MVC
18 52 (3.50%) jQuery
19 47 (3.16%) REST
20 43 (2.89%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (5.18%) Computer Science
2 49 (3.30%) Mathematics
3 45 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 42 (2.83%) Open Source
5 34 (2.29%) Client/Server
6 23 (1.55%) Digital Media
6 23 (1.55%) Statistics
7 22 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 22 (1.48%) Equities
8 20 (1.35%) Data Integration
8 20 (1.35%) Derivative
9 16 (1.08%) N-Tier
10 14 (0.94%) AS400
11 11 (0.74%) W3C
11 11 (0.74%) Market Risk
12 10 (0.67%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.61%) Hedge funds
14 8 (0.54%) Credit Risk
15 7 (0.47%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 246 (16.55%) Windows
2 119 (8.01%) Linux
3 114 (7.67%) UNIX
4 45 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 35 (2.36%) Android
6 32 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (1.62%) Windows 8
8 20 (1.35%) Windows Phone
9 17 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (1.01%) CentOS
11 10 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.67%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.54%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.47%) Windows Vista
14 5 (0.34%) Solaris
15 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.13%) Windows CE
18 1 (0.067%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.067%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (24.83%) User Acceptance Testing
2 328 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (15.55%) Unit Testing
4 229 (15.41%) Test Scripting
5 157 (10.57%) Integration Testing
6 149 (10.03%) Software Testing
7 147 (9.89%) OO
7 147 (9.89%) TDD
7 147 (9.89%) Regression Testing
8 142 (9.56%) Scrum
9 117 (7.87%) Business Analysis
10 116 (7.81%) MVC
10 116 (7.81%) Automated Testing
11 112 (7.54%) Test Automation
12 97 (6.53%) Project Management
12 97 (6.53%) UML
13 83 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
14 76 (5.11%) E-Commerce
14 76 (5.11%) Manual Testing
15 73 (4.91%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 620 (41.72%) SQL
2 388 (26.11%) C#
3 226 (15.21%) Java
4 205 (13.80%) JavaScript
5 110 (7.40%) VB.NET
6 85 (5.72%) C++
7 81 (5.45%) Python
8 72 (4.85%) T-SQL
9 55 (3.70%) C
10 53 (3.57%) PHP
11 46 (3.10%) Ruby
12 45 (3.03%) VB
13 43 (2.89%) PL/SQL
14 36 (2.42%) Shell Script
15 30 (2.02%) XPath
16 22 (1.48%) Bash Shell
16 22 (1.48%) VBA
17 21 (1.41%) PowerShell
18 20 (1.35%) VBScript
19 18 (1.21%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 304 (20.46%) Degree
2 217 (14.60%) ISEB
3 80 (5.38%) ISTQB
4 61 (4.10%) Security Cleared
5 40 (2.69%) SC Cleared
6 33 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (1.35%) CTC Cleared
8 15 (1.01%) MCSE
9 10 (0.67%) MCTS
9 10 (0.67%) MCSD
10 9 (0.61%) OCPJWCD
10 9 (0.61%) OCPJP
10 9 (0.61%) Sun Certification
10 9 (0.61%) MBCS
10 9 (0.61%) CITP
11 7 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
13 5 (0.34%) HNC
13 5 (0.34%) HND
13 5 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (21.33%) QA
2 22 (1.48%) ISO 9001
3 19 (1.28%) SLA
4 10 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.34%) COREP
5 5 (0.34%) FATCA
6 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.13%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.13%) EMIR
7 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.067%) TickIT
8 1 (0.067%) GAMP
8 1 (0.067%) GMP
8 1 (0.067%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.067%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.67%) NFS
3 5 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.067%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 104 (7.00%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 9 (0.61%) Control-M
4 8 (0.54%) Legato
5 1 (0.067%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 299 (20.12%) Oracle
2 244 (16.42%) Microsoft
3 109 (7.34%) SAP
4 57 (3.84%) HP
5 28 (1.88%) Business Objects
6 26 (1.75%) JBoss
7 23 (1.55%) Informatica
8 22 (1.48%) Sun
9 21 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
10 18 (1.21%) Peoplefluent
11 16 (1.08%) IBM
12 15 (1.01%) Sybase
13 14 (0.94%) Sage
13 14 (0.94%) PeopleSoft
13 14 (0.94%) VMware
14 13 (0.87%) Perforce
15 12 (0.81%) CODA
16 10 (0.67%) JD Edwards
16 10 (0.67%) Apple
16 10 (0.67%) Pegasus
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aston Carter
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £83500 - £88500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £18000 to £26000 per annum - Bonus, Shares, Health/Dental
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago