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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 383 431 373
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -58
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 741 658 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.77% 0.64% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.74% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 557 553 768
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
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
84306 88339 94953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.75% 85.89% 85.35%
Number of salaries quoted 70922 72128 77259
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
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 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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +62 291 £47,500 - 25
South East +37 197 £45,000 +5.88% 21
West Midlands -3 60 £45,000 +28.57% 11
South West +27 55 £43,000 +7.50% 4
East of England 0 48 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Yorkshire -13 41 £31,500 -30.00% 10
North West +13 40 £33,750 -3.57% 8
East Midlands -3 6 £40,000 -15.78%
Midlands -3 2 £40,000 +50.94%
North East +9 1 - -
System Testing
UK

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 507 (39.30%) Agile Software Development
2 486 (37.67%) SQL
3 458 (35.50%) Finance
4 439 (34.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 340 (26.36%) QA
6 327 (25.35%) Oracle
7 287 (22.25%) SDLC
8 260 (20.16%) Degree
9 240 (18.60%) Microsoft
10 233 (18.06%) Java
11 230 (17.83%) ISEB
12 228 (17.67%) .NET
13 221 (17.13%) Software Testing
14 218 (16.90%) Unix
14 218 (16.90%) Regression Testing
15 199 (15.43%) SQL Server
16 198 (15.35%) C#
17 190 (14.73%) ISTQB
18 183 (14.19%) Automated Testing
19 178 (13.80%) Windows
20 174 (13.49%) Scrum
21 173 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
22 172 (13.33%) XML
23 159 (12.33%) Test Scripting
24 158 (12.25%) HTML
25 156 (12.09%) JavaScript
25 156 (12.09%) Integration Testing
26 151 (11.71%) Unit Testing
27 146 (11.32%) Selenium
28 144 (11.16%) Banking

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 40 (3.10%) WebSphere
2 34 (2.64%) IIS
3 31 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 28 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 26 (2.02%) Tomcat
6 18 (1.40%) MQSeries
7 15 (1.16%) Apache
8 11 (0.85%) CMS
8 11 (0.85%) JBoss
9 9 (0.70%) WebLogic
10 8 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (0.54%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.54%) SAS
12 6 (0.47%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.39%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.31%) GemFire
15 3 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.23%) Umbraco
16 2 (0.16%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 139 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 89 (6.90%) MS Office
3 27 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.93%) SPSS
6 6 (0.47%) MS Project
7 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.078%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 62 (4.81%) Oracle EBS
2 60 (4.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 32 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
3 32 (2.48%) Oracle Financials
4 30 (2.33%) Oracle Payroll
5 26 (2.02%) Oracle HRMS
6 23 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
6 23 (1.78%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 15 (1.16%) Temenos T24
8 14 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
8 14 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
8 14 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
8 14 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
8 14 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
9 10 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
10 9 (0.70%) SAP FI
11 6 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 6 (0.47%) SAP CO
11 6 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
11 6 (0.47%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.47%) SaaS
2 8 (0.62%) GitHub
2 8 (0.62%) Office 365
2 8 (0.62%) PaaS
3 3 (0.23%) Taleo
4 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.078%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.10%) TCP/IP
2 33 (2.56%) Internet
3 12 (0.93%) FTP
4 8 (0.62%) ATM
4 8 (0.62%) SAN
5 7 (0.54%) Firewall
6 6 (0.47%) DNS
6 6 (0.47%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.47%) SNMP
7 4 (0.31%) AMQP
7 4 (0.31%) VoIP
7 4 (0.31%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.23%) HTTP
8 3 (0.23%) Intranet
8 3 (0.23%) Wireless
9 2 (0.16%) 2G
9 2 (0.16%) 3G
9 2 (0.16%) SCCP
9 2 (0.16%) SMPP
9 2 (0.16%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (15.43%) SQL Server
2 100 (7.75%) Relational Database
3 62 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (4.11%) Oracle Database
5 52 (4.03%) Oracle Reports
6 45 (3.49%) Oracle BI EE
7 38 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 31 (2.40%) RDBMS
9 30 (2.33%) Big Data
10 28 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (2.02%) Hadoop
12 25 (1.94%) NoSQL
13 24 (1.86%) Essbase
14 20 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (1.55%) DB2
15 19 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
16 18 (1.40%) Oracle Discoverer
16 18 (1.40%) PowerCenter
16 18 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 16 (1.24%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 146 (11.32%) Selenium
2 92 (7.13%) Cucumber
3 79 (6.12%) JIRA
4 76 (5.89%) Jenkins
5 72 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 55 (4.26%) SoapUI
7 54 (4.19%) Oracle Forms
8 50 (3.88%) WebDriver
9 48 (3.72%) Visual Studio
10 46 (3.57%) HP UFT
11 29 (2.25%) JUnit
12 21 (1.63%) Oracle APEX
13 20 (1.55%) FitNesse
13 20 (1.55%) Hudson
14 18 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 17 (1.32%) Subversion
16 15 (1.16%) Git (software)
16 15 (1.16%) Rational Functional Tester
16 15 (1.16%) SilkTest
16 15 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 458 (35.50%) Finance
2 144 (11.16%) Banking
3 79 (6.12%) Retail
4 52 (4.03%) Investment Banking
5 40 (3.10%) Marketing
6 38 (2.95%) Legal
7 35 (2.71%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.40%) Publishing
9 17 (1.32%) Games
10 16 (1.24%) Back Office
11 12 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.85%) Military
13 9 (0.70%) Front Office
14 7 (0.54%) Law
15 6 (0.47%) Billing
16 4 (0.31%) Electronics
16 4 (0.31%) General Ledger
17 3 (0.23%) Advertising
18 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 412 (31.94%) Analyst
2 309 (23.95%) Developer
3 181 (14.03%) Test Analyst
4 160 (12.40%) Tester
5 112 (8.68%) Business Analyst
6 99 (7.67%) Test Engineer
7 92 (7.13%) Consultant
8 85 (6.59%) C# Developer
9 66 (5.12%) Oracle Analyst
10 65 (5.04%) .NET Developer
11 60 (4.65%) Senior Developer
12 55 (4.26%) Test Manager
13 54 (4.19%) Financial Analyst
14 53 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
15 51 (3.95%) SQL Developer
16 49 (3.80%) Oracle Developer
17 48 (3.72%) Software Tester
18 47 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
19 46 (3.57%) Java Developer
19 46 (3.57%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (17.67%) .NET
2 172 (13.33%) XML
3 158 (12.25%) HTML
4 82 (6.36%) ASP.NET
5 78 (6.05%) Web Services
6 75 (5.81%) CSS
7 66 (5.12%) SOAP
8 61 (4.73%) J2EE
9 55 (4.26%) WCF
10 53 (4.11%) .NET Framework
11 46 (3.57%) Ajax
11 46 (3.57%) Spring
12 41 (3.18%) Middleware
13 39 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
14 38 (2.95%) WPF
15 36 (2.79%) JMS
16 35 (2.71%) Hibernate
17 32 (2.48%) Spring Integration
18 31 (2.40%) Entity Framework
19 29 (2.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 173 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
3 62 (4.81%) Computer Science
4 44 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 43 (3.33%) Client/Server
6 42 (3.26%) Derivative
6 42 (3.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 41 (3.18%) Mobile App
8 38 (2.95%) Fixed Income
9 36 (2.79%) Equities
10 35 (2.71%) Mathematics
11 32 (2.48%) Data Structures
12 29 (2.25%) Data Centre
13 18 (1.40%) User Experience
14 17 (1.32%) Freedom of Information
15 14 (1.09%) Mainframe
15 14 (1.09%) Statistics
16 13 (1.01%) Driving Licence
16 13 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
17 12 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 218 (16.90%) Unix
2 178 (13.80%) Windows
3 138 (10.70%) Linux
4 59 (4.57%) Android
5 46 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 41 (3.18%) Windows Server
7 21 (1.63%) Windows 8
8 16 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (1.09%) Windows 7
10 13 (1.01%) Solaris
11 11 (0.85%) Windows Phone
11 11 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.62%) Windows Vista
13 8 (0.62%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.47%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.39%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.31%) CentOS
16 4 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.16%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (39.30%) Agile Software Development
2 439 (34.03%) User Acceptance Testing
3 287 (22.25%) SDLC
4 221 (17.13%) Software Testing
5 218 (16.90%) Regression Testing
6 183 (14.19%) Automated Testing
7 174 (13.49%) Scrum
8 159 (12.33%) Test Scripting
9 156 (12.09%) Integration Testing
10 151 (11.71%) Unit Testing
11 140 (10.85%) Test Automation
12 131 (10.16%) Manual Testing
13 129 (10.00%) Business Analysis
14 119 (9.22%) Functional Testing
14 119 (9.22%) Project Management
15 110 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
16 107 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
17 104 (8.06%) TDD
17 104 (8.06%) Waterfall
18 92 (7.13%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 486 (37.67%) SQL
2 233 (18.06%) Java
3 198 (15.35%) C#
4 156 (12.09%) JavaScript
5 138 (10.70%) PL/SQL
6 86 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 68 (5.27%) T-SQL
8 63 (4.88%) VB
9 55 (4.26%) C
10 53 (4.11%) C++
11 44 (3.41%) Python
12 43 (3.33%) VB.NET
13 30 (2.33%) Perl
14 23 (1.78%) PHP
15 22 (1.71%) Ruby
16 20 (1.55%) VBA
17 18 (1.40%) Groovy
18 14 (1.09%) XAML
19 10 (0.78%) RPG
19 10 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 260 (20.16%) Degree
2 230 (17.83%) ISEB
3 190 (14.73%) ISTQB
4 110 (8.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 56 (4.34%) Security Cleared
6 36 (2.79%) SC Cleared
7 23 (1.78%) DV Cleared
8 19 (1.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 9 (0.70%) PMI Certification
9 9 (0.70%) PMP
10 8 (0.62%) IIBA
10 8 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
10 8 (0.62%) PhD
11 5 (0.39%) ACCA
11 5 (0.39%) CIMA
12 4 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.31%) CBAP
12 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.16%) OCA
13 2 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 340 (26.36%) QA
2 11 (0.85%) SLA
3 8 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.39%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.23%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.23%) SDET
7 2 (0.16%) DICOM
7 2 (0.16%) HL7
7 2 (0.16%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.078%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.078%) GAMP
8 1 (0.078%) MISRA
System Software
1 31 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.54%) Firmware
3 5 (0.39%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.39%) vSphere
4 4 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.31%) HDFS
5 2 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.078%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.078%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 32 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.70%) Puppet
3 5 (0.39%) SCCM
4 3 (0.23%) Ansible
4 3 (0.23%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.23%) Salt
5 1 (0.078%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.078%) Grafana
5 1 (0.078%) Kibana
5 1 (0.078%) logstash
5 1 (0.078%) Nagios
5 1 (0.078%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 327 (25.35%) Oracle
2 240 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 75 (5.81%) HP
4 50 (3.88%) SAP
5 29 (2.25%) IBM
6 28 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
7 24 (1.86%) Hyperion
8 21 (1.63%) Hortonworks
9 20 (1.55%) Informatica
10 19 (1.47%) webMethods
11 18 (1.40%) Infor
12 15 (1.16%) Green Hat
13 14 (1.09%) Cisco
13 14 (1.09%) Juniper
14 13 (1.01%) ArcSight
14 13 (1.01%) FireEye
14 13 (1.01%) Forcepoint
14 13 (1.01%) Palo Alto
14 13 (1.01%) Sybase
14 13 (1.01%) VMware
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