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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 444 423 403
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -20
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 545 671 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.65% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.75% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 391 550 648
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,175
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,850 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
System Testing
UK

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
78344 89548 91059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.40% 85.35%
Number of salaries quoted 65821 74795 73477
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 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 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
London -16 148 £55,000 +10.00% 13
South East +17 134 £45,000 +5.88% 16
South West +19 74 £42,500 -
East of England +1 47 £65,000 +73.33%
North West +8 44 £37,500 +25.00% 4
West Midlands -21 39 £29,000 -7.20% 3
East Midlands +28 28 £39,500 -21.00% 4
Yorkshire -5 25 £33,000 -5.71% 3
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System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 England region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 513 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 435 (34.72%) Finance
3 420 (33.52%) SQL
4 319 (25.46%) User Acceptance Testing
5 251 (20.03%) .NET
6 246 (19.63%) QA
7 238 (18.99%) Oracle
7 238 (18.99%) Microsoft
8 237 (18.91%) Java
8 237 (18.91%) SDLC
9 234 (18.68%) Regression Testing
10 231 (18.44%) Degree
11 229 (18.28%) C#
12 194 (15.48%) ISEB
13 193 (15.40%) Scrum
14 187 (14.92%) Windows
15 185 (14.76%) SQL Server
16 181 (14.45%) Automated Testing
17 174 (13.89%) Integration Testing
18 172 (13.73%) ISTQB
19 171 (13.65%) Software Testing
20 166 (13.25%) Project Management
21 150 (11.97%) XML
22 145 (11.57%) Selenium
23 134 (10.69%) Unit Testing
23 134 (10.69%) Linux
24 130 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
25 124 (9.90%) MS Excel
25 124 (9.90%) Test Scripting
25 124 (9.90%) 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 23 (1.84%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.68%) WebSphere
3 13 (1.04%) Apache
3 13 (1.04%) IIS
4 11 (0.88%) CMS
4 11 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (0.72%) nginx
6 8 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.56%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.32%) Confluence
8 4 (0.32%) JBoss
8 4 (0.32%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.24%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.24%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.24%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.24%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.080%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.080%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.080%) TPMS
Applications
1 124 (9.90%) MS Excel
2 68 (5.43%) MS Office
3 37 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 36 (2.87%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.080%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.080%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.080%) InCopy
7 1 (0.080%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 53 (4.23%) Oracle EBS
2 49 (3.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 43 (3.43%) SAP CO
3 43 (3.43%) SAP FI
3 43 (3.43%) SAP FI/CO
4 41 (3.27%) Oracle Financials
5 20 (1.60%) Oracle Payroll
6 19 (1.52%) Oracle 11i
6 19 (1.52%) Oracle HRMS
7 17 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
8 14 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
9 12 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
9 12 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
9 12 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
10 11 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
11 9 (0.72%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 7 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
12 7 (0.56%) Markit EDM
13 4 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 3 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.47%) SaaS
2 28 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
3 27 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.04%) Taleo
6 11 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (0.88%) PaaS
7 7 (0.56%) Force.com
8 3 (0.24%) GitHub
8 3 (0.24%) Heroku
9 1 (0.080%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.080%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.080%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.15%) SSL
2 23 (1.84%) Internet
2 23 (1.84%) TCP/IP
3 21 (1.68%) HTTP
4 16 (1.28%) VoIP
5 15 (1.20%) 3G
5 15 (1.20%) Bluetooth
5 15 (1.20%) Ethernet
5 15 (1.20%) GPRS
5 15 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (1.12%) FTP
7 12 (0.96%) Wireless
8 11 (0.88%) DNS
9 4 (0.32%) Firewall
9 4 (0.32%) Intranet
9 4 (0.32%) VLAN
10 3 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.24%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (14.76%) SQL Server
2 48 (3.83%) Hadoop
3 47 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
3 47 (3.75%) Relational Database
4 44 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (2.55%) Oracle Reports
6 31 (2.47%) Oracle Database
7 29 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (2.15%) Big Data
9 25 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (1.84%) MySQL
11 23 (1.84%) Oracle BI EE
11 23 (1.84%) Oracle Discoverer
12 22 (1.76%) GIS
13 21 (1.68%) DB2
14 20 (1.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 20 (1.60%) PowerCenter
15 17 (1.36%) NoSQL
16 16 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 145 (11.57%) Selenium
2 105 (8.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 86 (6.86%) Cucumber
4 83 (6.62%) JIRA
5 66 (5.27%) SoapUI
6 44 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
7 39 (3.11%) WebDriver
8 36 (2.87%) Visual Studio
9 30 (2.39%) MSTest
10 28 (2.23%) Git (software)
11 27 (2.15%) Jenkins
12 25 (2.00%) JUnit
13 23 (1.84%) HP UFT
14 19 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
15 18 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
16 16 (1.28%) Appium
16 16 (1.28%) FitNesse
16 16 (1.28%) Hudson
17 15 (1.20%) JBehave
17 15 (1.20%) LoadRunner
General
1 435 (34.72%) Finance
2 76 (6.07%) Retail
3 58 (4.63%) Manufacturing
4 54 (4.31%) Publishing
5 47 (3.75%) Banking
6 46 (3.67%) Marketing
7 40 (3.19%) General Ledger
8 35 (2.79%) Telecoms
9 22 (1.76%) Military
10 21 (1.68%) Back Office
11 20 (1.60%) Games
11 20 (1.60%) Legal
12 19 (1.52%) Electronics
13 17 (1.36%) Aerospace
14 16 (1.28%) Automotive
14 16 (1.28%) Investment Banking
15 15 (1.20%) Front Office
16 10 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.72%) Advertising
18 7 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 421 (33.60%) Analyst
2 267 (21.31%) Developer
3 193 (15.40%) Test Analyst
4 157 (12.53%) Consultant
5 123 (9.82%) Business Analyst
6 110 (8.78%) Tester
7 78 (6.23%) Systems Analyst
8 76 (6.07%) Senior Developer
9 74 (5.91%) Test Engineer
10 68 (5.43%) C# Developer
11 65 (5.19%) Oracle Analyst
12 58 (4.63%) .NET Developer
13 52 (4.15%) Java Developer
14 50 (3.99%) Software Engineer
15 49 (3.91%) Senior Analyst
16 48 (3.83%) Software Tester
17 41 (3.27%) SAP Consultant
18 40 (3.19%) C# .NET Developer
19 39 (3.11%) QA Engineer
20 38 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (20.03%) .NET
2 150 (11.97%) XML
3 122 (9.74%) Web Services
4 119 (9.50%) HTML
5 83 (6.62%) ASP.NET
6 70 (5.59%) SOAP
7 63 (5.03%) CSS
8 62 (4.95%) .NET Framework
9 39 (3.11%) WPF
10 38 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 38 (3.03%) WCF
11 34 (2.71%) AngularJS
11 34 (2.71%) Entity Framework
12 25 (2.00%) J2EE
13 23 (1.84%) Gherkin
14 22 (1.76%) Ajax
15 21 (1.68%) LAMP
15 21 (1.68%) REST
15 21 (1.68%) Spring
16 20 (1.60%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 130 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (5.67%) Computer Science
3 55 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
3 55 (4.39%) Mobile App
4 42 (3.35%) Management Information System
5 40 (3.19%) Client/Server
6 31 (2.47%) Data Structures
7 27 (2.15%) iSeries
8 25 (2.00%) Mathematics
9 23 (1.84%) User Experience
10 21 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 17 (1.36%) AS400
12 16 (1.28%) Equities
12 16 (1.28%) Fixed Income
13 13 (1.04%) Blockchain
14 11 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
14 11 (0.88%) Derivative
14 11 (0.88%) Security Operations Centre
15 10 (0.80%) Driving Licence
15 10 (0.80%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 187 (14.92%) Windows
2 134 (10.69%) Linux
3 110 (8.78%) Unix
4 61 (4.87%) Android
5 44 (3.51%) Windows Server
6 42 (3.35%) Apple iOS
7 24 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (1.60%) Windows 7
9 19 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (1.28%) CentOS
11 15 (1.20%) Windows CE
12 14 (1.12%) Solaris
13 7 (0.56%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.48%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.48%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (0.24%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.080%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 513 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (25.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 237 (18.91%) SDLC
4 234 (18.68%) Regression Testing
5 193 (15.40%) Scrum
6 181 (14.45%) Automated Testing
7 174 (13.89%) Integration Testing
8 171 (13.65%) Software Testing
9 166 (13.25%) Project Management
10 134 (10.69%) Unit Testing
11 124 (9.90%) Test Scripting
11 124 (9.90%) Test Strategy
12 120 (9.58%) Test Automation
13 119 (9.50%) Software Engineering
14 101 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
15 97 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
15 97 (7.74%) Manual Testing
15 97 (7.74%) Waterfall
16 85 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
17 83 (6.62%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 420 (33.52%) SQL
2 237 (18.91%) Java
3 229 (18.28%) C#
4 116 (9.26%) JavaScript
5 104 (8.30%) PL/SQL
6 78 (6.23%) T-SQL
7 70 (5.59%) C
8 68 (5.43%) PHP
9 59 (4.71%) Python
10 49 (3.91%) C++
11 42 (3.35%) VB.NET
12 35 (2.79%) Shell Script
13 34 (2.71%) Perl
13 34 (2.71%) VB
14 27 (2.15%) RPG
15 20 (1.60%) Ruby
16 16 (1.28%) Groovy
16 16 (1.28%) RPG IV
16 16 (1.28%) XAML
17 15 (1.20%) VC++
Qualifications
1 231 (18.44%) Degree
2 194 (15.48%) ISEB
3 172 (13.73%) ISTQB
4 86 (6.86%) Security Cleared
5 74 (5.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 66 (5.27%) SC Cleared
7 29 (2.31%) CEH
7 29 (2.31%) CREST Certified
8 24 (1.92%) DV Cleared
8 24 (1.92%) OSCP
8 24 (1.92%) SANS
9 15 (1.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 11 (0.88%) BC Cleared
11 8 (0.64%) PMI Certification
11 8 (0.64%) PMP
12 6 (0.48%) IIBA
13 5 (0.40%) CISSP
14 4 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
14 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 246 (19.63%) QA
2 48 (3.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (3.35%) PCI DSS
4 22 (1.76%) ISO 9001
5 19 (1.52%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.88%) GCP
6 11 (0.88%) SLA
7 3 (0.24%) GAMP
7 3 (0.24%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.16%) WCAG
9 1 (0.080%) EMIR
9 1 (0.080%) HL7
9 1 (0.080%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.080%) MiFID
9 1 (0.080%) SDET
System Software
1 32 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.40%) Docker
4 5 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.24%) vSphere
6 1 (0.080%) Firmware
6 1 (0.080%) KVM
6 1 (0.080%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.72%) Puppet
3 7 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.48%) CA Service Virtualization
5 3 (0.24%) Nagios
6 2 (0.16%) Control-M
7 1 (0.080%) Ansible
7 1 (0.080%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.080%) cPanel
7 1 (0.080%) Grafana
7 1 (0.080%) Kibana
7 1 (0.080%) logstash
7 1 (0.080%) Oozie
Vendors
1 238 (18.99%) Microsoft
1 238 (18.99%) Oracle
2 69 (5.51%) SAP
3 46 (3.67%) HP
4 34 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
5 27 (2.15%) Informatica
6 23 (1.84%) CA
7 15 (1.20%) Red Hat
7 15 (1.20%) VMware
8 14 (1.12%) Cisco
8 14 (1.12%) IFS
8 14 (1.12%) Infor
8 14 (1.12%) Juniper
9 12 (0.96%) Atlassian
10 11 (0.88%) ArcSight
10 11 (0.88%) Blue Coat
10 11 (0.88%) FireEye
10 11 (0.88%) Forcepoint
10 11 (0.88%) Hortonworks
10 11 (0.88%) ServiceNow
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Shape IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Northumberland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Circa £32,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 7 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £39000 - £43000 per annum + 25 hols+BH, pension, death in service
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 5% flex benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SAI Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £5000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
York
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Group - Provident, Satsuma & glo
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Onsite Gym
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ark Workplace Risk
Salary: EMI Share Options
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £56,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Andover
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago