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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 384 436 357
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -79
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 706 641 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.77% 0.64% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.75% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 532 533 822
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,820 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
81094 85836 94997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.93% 86.29% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68286 70492 77872
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 £31,500
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 24 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 24 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 +100 284 £47,500 - 18
South East +35 189 £45,000 +5.88% 20
West Midlands -2 55 £43,750 +25.00% 4
South West +27 48 £43,000 +7.50% 2
Yorkshire -7 48 £32,500 -27.77% 9
East of England +4 40 £37,500 -21.05% 6
North West +8 36 £33,000 +1.53% 2
East Midlands -6 3 £32,500 -31.93% 2
Midlands +10 2 £40,000 +50.94%
North East 0 1 - - 5
System Testing
UK

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 503 (39.98%) Agile Software Development
2 491 (39.03%) SQL
3 449 (35.69%) Finance
4 415 (32.99%) User Acceptance Testing
5 328 (26.07%) Oracle
6 322 (25.60%) QA
7 300 (23.85%) SDLC
8 265 (21.07%) Degree
9 247 (19.63%) Microsoft
10 230 (18.28%) .NET
11 224 (17.81%) Regression Testing
11 224 (17.81%) Software Testing
12 223 (17.73%) Java
13 216 (17.17%) Unix
13 216 (17.17%) ISEB
14 204 (16.22%) SQL Server
15 191 (15.18%) C#
16 186 (14.79%) ISTQB
17 181 (14.39%) Windows
17 181 (14.39%) Scrum
18 173 (13.75%) Automated Testing
19 169 (13.43%) XML
20 165 (13.12%) Test Scripting
21 163 (12.96%) Integration Testing
22 161 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
23 154 (12.24%) Unit Testing
23 154 (12.24%) Selenium
24 153 (12.16%) HTML
25 148 (11.76%) Linux
26 145 (11.53%) MS Excel

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 39 (3.10%) WebSphere
2 29 (2.31%) SharePoint
3 27 (2.15%) IIS
4 26 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
5 25 (1.99%) Tomcat
6 14 (1.11%) MQSeries
7 13 (1.03%) Apache
8 11 (0.87%) CMS
8 11 (0.87%) JBoss
9 8 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
9 8 (0.64%) MS Exchange
9 8 (0.64%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.48%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.40%) SAS
11 5 (0.40%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.32%) GemFire
13 3 (0.24%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.16%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 145 (11.53%) MS Excel
2 99 (7.87%) MS Office
3 32 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (2.23%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.72%) SPSS
6 6 (0.48%) MS Project
7 3 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 63 (5.01%) Oracle EBS
2 62 (4.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 38 (3.02%) Oracle Financials
4 30 (2.38%) Oracle Payroll
5 29 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
6 26 (2.07%) Oracle HRMS
7 22 (1.75%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 17 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
9 16 (1.27%) Oracle General Ledger
9 16 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
9 16 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
10 15 (1.19%) Oracle 11i
10 15 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
11 12 (0.95%) Oracle Assets
12 11 (0.87%) SAP FI
13 10 (0.79%) Temenos T24
14 8 (0.64%) SAP CO
14 8 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
15 6 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
16 5 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.67%) SaaS
2 8 (0.64%) GitHub
2 8 (0.64%) Office 365
2 8 (0.64%) PaaS
3 5 (0.40%) Taleo
4 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.079%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.62%) TCP/IP
2 29 (2.31%) Internet
3 14 (1.11%) FTP
4 8 (0.64%) SAN
5 7 (0.56%) ATM
6 5 (0.40%) Firewall
6 5 (0.40%) VoIP
7 4 (0.32%) AMQP
7 4 (0.32%) HTTP
7 4 (0.32%) Intranet
7 4 (0.32%) VLAN
7 4 (0.32%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.24%) BGP
8 3 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (0.24%) HSRP
8 3 (0.24%) OSPF
8 3 (0.24%) VPN
8 3 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 93 (7.39%) Relational Database
3 61 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 51 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
5 50 (3.97%) Oracle Database
6 43 (3.42%) Oracle BI EE
7 37 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 31 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
9 29 (2.31%) RDBMS
10 27 (2.15%) Big Data
11 26 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
12 25 (1.99%) Hadoop
13 24 (1.91%) NoSQL
14 22 (1.75%) DB2
15 21 (1.67%) Essbase
15 21 (1.67%) Oracle Discoverer
16 20 (1.59%) PowerCenter
17 19 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
18 17 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
18 17 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 154 (12.24%) Selenium
2 90 (7.15%) Cucumber
3 75 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 69 (5.48%) Jenkins
4 69 (5.48%) JIRA
5 57 (4.53%) SoapUI
6 53 (4.21%) Oracle Forms
7 48 (3.82%) WebDriver
8 47 (3.74%) HP UFT
9 40 (3.18%) Visual Studio
10 32 (2.54%) JUnit
11 22 (1.75%) FitNesse
12 21 (1.67%) Hudson
13 19 (1.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 18 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
14 18 (1.43%) Rational Functional Tester
14 18 (1.43%) SilkTest
15 15 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 13 (1.03%) Git (software)
16 13 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 449 (35.69%) Finance
2 131 (10.41%) Banking
3 82 (6.52%) Retail
4 49 (3.90%) Investment Banking
5 41 (3.26%) Marketing
6 36 (2.86%) Legal
7 33 (2.62%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.59%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.59%) Publishing
9 19 (1.51%) Back Office
10 18 (1.43%) Games
11 11 (0.87%) Front Office
11 11 (0.87%) Military
12 8 (0.64%) Law
13 6 (0.48%) Billing
14 5 (0.40%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.32%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.32%) German Language
16 3 (0.24%) Electronics
17 1 (0.079%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 411 (32.67%) Analyst
2 309 (24.56%) Developer
3 187 (14.86%) Test Analyst
4 151 (12.00%) Tester
5 106 (8.43%) Business Analyst
6 104 (8.27%) Test Engineer
7 91 (7.23%) Consultant
8 82 (6.52%) C# Developer
9 70 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
10 64 (5.09%) .NET Developer
11 62 (4.93%) Senior Developer
12 58 (4.61%) Financial Analyst
13 53 (4.21%) Test Manager
14 52 (4.13%) C# .NET Developer
15 51 (4.05%) Systems Analyst
16 49 (3.90%) Programmer
17 47 (3.74%) Java Developer
17 47 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
17 47 (3.74%) SQL Developer
18 46 (3.66%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (18.28%) .NET
2 169 (13.43%) XML
3 153 (12.16%) HTML
4 85 (6.76%) ASP.NET
5 82 (6.52%) Web Services
6 70 (5.56%) SOAP
7 69 (5.48%) CSS
8 58 (4.61%) J2EE
9 49 (3.90%) WCF
10 47 (3.74%) .NET Framework
11 43 (3.42%) Ajax
11 43 (3.42%) Spring
12 39 (3.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (3.10%) WPF
13 35 (2.78%) JMS
13 35 (2.78%) Middleware
14 34 (2.70%) Hibernate
15 30 (2.38%) AngularJS
15 30 (2.38%) Spring Integration
16 29 (2.31%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 161 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
3 60 (4.77%) Computer Science
4 50 (3.97%) Client/Server
5 42 (3.34%) Mobile App
6 41 (3.26%) Management Information System
7 39 (3.10%) Derivative
7 39 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 38 (3.02%) Fixed Income
9 37 (2.94%) Equities
9 37 (2.94%) Mathematics
10 35 (2.78%) Data Structures
11 26 (2.07%) Data Centre
12 17 (1.35%) User Experience
13 15 (1.19%) AS400
13 15 (1.19%) Driving Licence
13 15 (1.19%) iSeries
14 14 (1.11%) Mainframe
14 14 (1.11%) Statistics
15 13 (1.03%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 216 (17.17%) Unix
2 181 (14.39%) Windows
3 148 (11.76%) Linux
4 61 (4.85%) Android
5 46 (3.66%) Apple iOS
6 40 (3.18%) Windows Server
7 19 (1.51%) Windows 8
8 15 (1.19%) Solaris
8 15 (1.19%) Windows 7
8 15 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.72%) Windows Phone
11 8 (0.64%) Windows Vista
11 8 (0.64%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.48%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.40%) CentOS
13 5 (0.40%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.16%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 503 (39.98%) Agile Software Development
2 415 (32.99%) User Acceptance Testing
3 300 (23.85%) SDLC
4 224 (17.81%) Regression Testing
4 224 (17.81%) Software Testing
5 181 (14.39%) Scrum
6 173 (13.75%) Automated Testing
7 165 (13.12%) Test Scripting
8 163 (12.96%) Integration Testing
9 154 (12.24%) Unit Testing
10 138 (10.97%) Test Automation
11 128 (10.17%) Manual Testing
11 128 (10.17%) Project Management
12 120 (9.54%) Business Analysis
13 115 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
14 112 (8.90%) Waterfall
15 109 (8.66%) Functional Testing
16 104 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
17 99 (7.87%) TDD
18 97 (7.71%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 491 (39.03%) SQL
2 223 (17.73%) Java
3 191 (15.18%) C#
4 142 (11.29%) JavaScript
5 132 (10.49%) PL/SQL
6 84 (6.68%) Shell Script
7 66 (5.25%) T-SQL
8 59 (4.69%) VB
9 52 (4.13%) C
10 51 (4.05%) C++
11 47 (3.74%) Python
12 42 (3.34%) VB.NET
13 31 (2.46%) Perl
14 25 (1.99%) Ruby
15 24 (1.91%) PHP
16 20 (1.59%) Groovy
17 16 (1.27%) VBA
18 15 (1.19%) RPG
19 12 (0.95%) RPG IV
20 11 (0.87%) XAML
Qualifications
1 265 (21.07%) Degree
2 216 (17.17%) ISEB
3 186 (14.79%) ISTQB
4 106 (8.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 61 (4.85%) Security Cleared
6 42 (3.34%) SC Cleared
7 25 (1.99%) DV Cleared
8 19 (1.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 9 (0.72%) IIBA
10 8 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
10 8 (0.64%) PhD
11 7 (0.56%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.56%) PMP
12 6 (0.48%) CEH
12 6 (0.48%) CREST Certified
12 6 (0.48%) OSCP
12 6 (0.48%) SANS
13 4 (0.32%) CBAP
14 3 (0.24%) CCNP
14 3 (0.24%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 322 (25.60%) QA
2 13 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (0.95%) SLA
4 10 (0.79%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.72%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.24%) SDET
6 3 (0.24%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.16%) DICOM
7 2 (0.16%) GAMP
7 2 (0.16%) HL7
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.079%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.079%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.079%) ISO20022
System Software
1 31 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.56%) vSphere
4 6 (0.48%) Firmware
5 5 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.32%) HDFS
7 1 (0.079%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.079%) KVM
7 1 (0.079%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.079%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.64%) Puppet
3 5 (0.40%) SCCM
4 3 (0.24%) Nagios
5 1 (0.079%) Ansible
5 1 (0.079%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.079%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.079%) Control-M
5 1 (0.079%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.079%) Grafana
5 1 (0.079%) Kibana
5 1 (0.079%) logstash
5 1 (0.079%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.079%) Salt
Vendors
1 328 (26.07%) Oracle
2 247 (19.63%) Microsoft
3 70 (5.56%) HP
4 51 (4.05%) SAP
5 29 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
6 22 (1.75%) IBM
7 21 (1.67%) Hyperion
8 20 (1.59%) Hortonworks
8 20 (1.59%) Infor
8 20 (1.59%) Informatica
8 20 (1.59%) VMware
9 16 (1.27%) Cisco
9 16 (1.27%) Juniper
10 13 (1.03%) ArcSight
10 13 (1.03%) Blue Coat
10 13 (1.03%) FireEye
10 13 (1.03%) Forcepoint
10 13 (1.03%) Palo Alto
10 13 (1.03%) Sybase
11 12 (0.95%) webMethods
Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34500.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £26500.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £34000.00 - £37100.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
BMC Recruitment Group
Salary: £33,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + + bonus + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £72000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension + Other Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hymans Robertson
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £37,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £110,000 + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Pershore, Worcestershire
Wychavon District Council
Salary: From £22,937 to £32,778 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
TDA Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 7 days ago