The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
UK / England
Rank 418 463 381
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -82
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 483 548 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.57% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.65% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 381 427 673
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -10.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69071 83813 85497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.36% 87.78% 86.21%
Number of salaries quoted 57210 70383 70741
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 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 19 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
London +26 150 £62,000 +37.77% 14
South East +56 115 £37,500 -11.76% 15
South West +23 62 £42,000 +16.66% 5
East of England +2 42 £31,000 -39.80% 3
North West -3 35 £33,250 +16.66% 6
Yorkshire +34 31 £32,500 - 3
West Midlands +17 26 £42,500 +1.19% 4
North East +10 9 £35,375 -0.56% 3
East Midlands +1 6 £36,000 +5.88% 1
System Testing
UK

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 435 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
2 385 (36.60%) SQL
3 309 (29.37%) Finance
4 269 (25.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 235 (22.34%) Microsoft
6 232 (22.05%) .NET
7 230 (21.86%) SQL Server
8 206 (19.58%) C#
9 198 (18.82%) QA
10 185 (17.59%) Regression Testing
11 179 (17.02%) Automated Testing
12 172 (16.35%) Unit Testing
13 161 (15.30%) Java
14 158 (15.02%) ISTQB
15 154 (14.64%) ISEB
16 153 (14.54%) SDLC
17 141 (13.40%) Project Management
18 138 (13.12%) Windows
19 137 (13.02%) Oracle
20 135 (12.83%) MS Excel
21 121 (11.50%) Team Foundation Server
22 114 (10.84%) Scrum
23 113 (10.74%) MVC
23 113 (10.74%) Degree
24 110 (10.46%) Test Scripting
25 109 (10.36%) Continuous Integration
25 109 (10.36%) HTML
26 106 (10.08%) JavaScript
26 106 (10.08%) Web Services
27 104 (9.89%) Test Strategy

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 30 (2.85%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.19%) IIS
3 22 (2.09%) Tomcat
4 19 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (1.33%) Confluence
5 14 (1.33%) WebSphere
6 13 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.48%) CMS
9 4 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.29%) ColdFusion
10 3 (0.29%) Drupal
11 2 (0.19%) WordPress
12 1 (0.095%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.095%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.095%) nginx
12 1 (0.095%) SAS
12 1 (0.095%) WebLogic
Applications
1 135 (12.83%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.57%) MS Office
3 22 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.095%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (2.09%) SAP CO
2 22 (2.09%) SAP FI
2 22 (2.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 12 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.76%) Oracle HRMS
6 6 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.48%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 4 (0.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 4 (0.38%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.29%) Oracle Payroll
9 3 (0.29%) SAP PM
9 3 (0.29%) SAP Retail
9 3 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.19%) CSG Singleview
10 2 (0.19%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.19%) SAP Payroll
10 2 (0.19%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.14%) SaaS
2 23 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
5 10 (0.95%) CloudFront
6 9 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (0.86%) PaaS
6 9 (0.86%) Taleo
7 8 (0.76%) GitHub
8 7 (0.67%) Lucidchart
9 2 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.095%) Boomi
10 1 (0.095%) Force.com
10 1 (0.095%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.81%) FTP
2 12 (1.14%) Internet
3 11 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.95%) HTTP
5 6 (0.57%) ATM
6 5 (0.48%) Firewall
7 4 (0.38%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.38%) Wireless
8 3 (0.29%) 4G
8 3 (0.29%) SSH
9 2 (0.19%) 3G
9 2 (0.19%) SSL
10 1 (0.095%) DNS
10 1 (0.095%) GPRS
10 1 (0.095%) GSM
10 1 (0.095%) Network Security
10 1 (0.095%) VPN
10 1 (0.095%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (21.86%) SQL Server
2 48 (4.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (4.47%) Relational Database
4 45 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (3.61%) Hadoop
6 35 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (3.04%) NoSQL
8 30 (2.85%) Oracle Database
9 28 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 20 (1.90%) DB2
12 20 (1.90%) MySQL
12 20 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 19 (1.81%) OLTP
14 17 (1.62%) DataStage
15 16 (1.52%) MS Access
15 16 (1.52%) RDBMS
16 15 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
17 13 (1.24%) KDB
Development Applications
1 121 (11.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 95 (9.03%) Selenium
3 89 (8.46%) JIRA
4 56 (5.32%) WebDriver
5 43 (4.09%) Jenkins
6 42 (3.99%) Cucumber
7 40 (3.80%) SoapUI
8 36 (3.42%) JUnit
9 35 (3.33%) Git (software)
9 35 (3.33%) Visual Studio
10 21 (2.00%) MSTest
11 19 (1.81%) Eclipse
11 19 (1.81%) SpecFlow
12 18 (1.71%) NetBeans
13 16 (1.52%) FitNesse
13 16 (1.52%) Hudson
14 15 (1.43%) HP UFT
15 13 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
16 10 (0.95%) JMeter
16 10 (0.95%) TeamCity
General
1 309 (29.37%) Finance
2 58 (5.51%) Retail
3 39 (3.71%) Banking
4 32 (3.04%) Manufacturing
5 27 (2.57%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.00%) Front Office
7 20 (1.90%) Marketing
8 18 (1.71%) Publishing
9 17 (1.62%) German Language
10 14 (1.33%) General Ledger
11 13 (1.24%) Games
12 12 (1.14%) Advertising
13 11 (1.05%) Legal
14 9 (0.86%) Law
15 7 (0.67%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.57%) Automotive
16 6 (0.57%) Back Office
16 6 (0.57%) Investment Banking
17 5 (0.48%) Aerospace
18 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 340 (32.32%) Analyst
2 270 (25.67%) Developer
3 162 (15.40%) Test Analyst
4 100 (9.51%) Business Analyst
5 89 (8.46%) Tester
6 80 (7.60%) Senior Developer
7 78 (7.41%) Consultant
8 73 (6.94%) .NET Developer
9 64 (6.08%) C# Developer
10 63 (5.99%) Java Developer
11 52 (4.94%) Project Manager
12 48 (4.56%) C# .NET Developer
13 44 (4.18%) Senior Analyst
14 41 (3.90%) Test Engineer
15 36 (3.42%) Senior .NET Developer
16 35 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
16 35 (3.33%) Test Leader
17 34 (3.23%) QA Engineer
17 34 (3.23%) Test Manager
18 33 (3.14%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (22.05%) .NET
2 109 (10.36%) HTML
3 106 (10.08%) Web Services
4 96 (9.13%) CSS
5 92 (8.75%) ASP.NET
6 88 (8.37%) XML
7 62 (5.89%) SOAP
8 57 (5.42%) jQuery
9 52 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (4.94%) REST
10 51 (4.85%) .NET Framework
11 44 (4.18%) Entity Framework
11 44 (4.18%) WPF
12 42 (3.99%) Spring
12 42 (3.99%) WCF
13 41 (3.90%) J2EE
14 40 (3.80%) Gherkin
15 36 (3.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 33 (3.14%) AngularJS
17 31 (2.95%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 99 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (4.94%) Computer Science
3 41 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 32 (3.04%) Client/Server
6 26 (2.47%) Mobile App
7 19 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 19 (1.81%) PMI
8 18 (1.71%) AS400
8 18 (1.71%) iSeries
9 14 (1.33%) Fixed Income
10 13 (1.24%) Derivative
10 13 (1.24%) Equities
10 13 (1.24%) Life Science
11 12 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
12 9 (0.86%) Blockchain
12 9 (0.86%) Online Games
13 8 (0.76%) iPad
13 8 (0.76%) User Experience
13 8 (0.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 138 (13.12%) Windows
2 72 (6.84%) Linux
3 63 (5.99%) Unix
4 44 (4.18%) Windows Server
5 40 (3.80%) Apple iOS
6 35 (3.33%) Android
7 14 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.95%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.57%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.48%) Solaris
11 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.48%) Windows Vista
11 5 (0.48%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.29%) VMS
13 2 (0.19%) CentOS
13 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.095%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.095%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (25.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 185 (17.59%) Regression Testing
4 179 (17.02%) Automated Testing
5 172 (16.35%) Unit Testing
6 153 (14.54%) SDLC
7 141 (13.40%) Project Management
8 114 (10.84%) Scrum
9 113 (10.74%) MVC
10 110 (10.46%) Test Scripting
11 109 (10.36%) Continuous Integration
12 104 (9.89%) Test Strategy
13 103 (9.79%) Software Testing
14 99 (9.41%) Software Engineering
15 98 (9.32%) Test Automation
16 96 (9.13%) Integration Testing
17 93 (8.84%) CRM
18 85 (8.08%) ERP
19 80 (7.60%) Functional Testing
19 80 (7.60%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 385 (36.60%) SQL
2 206 (19.58%) C#
3 161 (15.30%) Java
4 106 (10.08%) JavaScript
5 86 (8.17%) T-SQL
6 68 (6.46%) PL/SQL
7 54 (5.13%) PHP
8 52 (4.94%) Python
9 37 (3.52%) C++
10 34 (3.23%) C
11 33 (3.14%) Shell Script
12 30 (2.85%) VB.NET
13 18 (1.71%) Haskell
13 18 (1.71%) Scala
14 17 (1.62%) RPG
14 17 (1.62%) Ruby
15 16 (1.52%) VB
16 15 (1.43%) RPG III
16 15 (1.43%) RPG IV
17 11 (1.05%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 158 (15.02%) ISTQB
2 154 (14.64%) ISEB
3 113 (10.74%) Degree
4 56 (5.32%) Security Cleared
5 45 (4.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 42 (3.99%) SC Cleared
7 19 (1.81%) PMI Certification
7 19 (1.81%) PMP
8 10 (0.95%) CEH
8 10 (0.95%) DV Cleared
9 9 (0.86%) BC Cleared
9 9 (0.86%) CREST Certified
10 8 (0.76%) OSCP
10 8 (0.76%) SANS
11 6 (0.57%) PhD
12 5 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
13 3 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.19%) MBA
15 1 (0.095%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (18.82%) QA
2 14 (1.33%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.14%) GAMP
5 10 (0.95%) SLA
6 9 (0.86%) GCP
7 7 (0.67%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.48%) EMIR
8 5 (0.48%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.48%) MiFID
9 4 (0.38%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.19%) FATCA
System Software
1 21 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (1.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 18 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (1.62%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.33%) Docker
5 12 (1.14%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.29%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 29 (2.76%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.05%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.38%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (0.38%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.095%) Puppet
Vendors
1 235 (22.34%) Microsoft
2 137 (13.02%) Oracle
3 53 (5.04%) SAP
4 29 (2.76%) Atlassian
5 28 (2.66%) HP
6 27 (2.57%) Informatica
7 22 (2.09%) VMware
8 21 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (1.62%) Teradata
10 15 (1.43%) IFS
11 13 (1.24%) Vertica
12 12 (1.14%) Intel
13 8 (0.76%) Infor
14 7 (0.67%) Thunderhead
15 6 (0.57%) hybris
15 6 (0.57%) IBM
16 5 (0.48%) BT
16 5 (0.48%) Siebel
16 5 (0.48%) Tableau
16 5 (0.48%) Telerik
Taunton, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,056 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £58000 per annum + OT + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + CARE, pension scheme & flexi working
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days, healthcare, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Maximise Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus ,shares,Pension,health
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £29250 per annum + pen, 5w hol, DIS, salary increments
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Bonus, BUPA, and much more!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Competitive Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £34,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FICO
Salary: Salary depends on experience.
Posted: 18 days ago