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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 401 425 352
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -73
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 655 690 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.67% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.77% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 475 565 752
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
80636 89671 92054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.85% 87.13% 85.43%
Number of salaries quoted 68192 74166 74883
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £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 July 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 July 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 +63 218 £55,000 +11.11% 14
South East +14 152 £45,000 +5.88% 8
South West +29 73 £41,188 +1.38% 8
West Midlands +1 63 £28,500 -12.30% 6
Yorkshire +15 47 £33,000 -26.66% 3
North West -5 35 £37,500 +7.14% 6
East of England -7 35 £42,500 -2.29% 4
East Midlands +26 26 £32,500 -17.19% 3
North East - 6 £35,000 - 1
System Testing
UK

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 569 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
2 499 (36.24%) Finance
3 493 (35.80%) SQL
4 418 (30.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 332 (24.11%) Oracle
6 316 (22.95%) QA
7 301 (21.86%) Degree
8 296 (21.50%) SDLC
9 276 (20.04%) Java
10 267 (19.39%) Regression Testing
11 262 (19.03%) Microsoft
12 228 (16.56%) .NET
13 226 (16.41%) Scrum
14 224 (16.27%) C#
15 214 (15.54%) ISEB
16 209 (15.18%) Integration Testing
17 205 (14.89%) Software Testing
18 203 (14.74%) SQL Server
19 201 (14.60%) Windows
20 190 (13.80%) Unix
21 182 (13.22%) ISTQB
22 181 (13.14%) Linux
23 178 (12.93%) Automated Testing
24 175 (12.71%) Selenium
25 166 (12.06%) XML
26 162 (11.76%) Unit Testing
26 162 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
27 156 (11.33%) Test Scripting
28 152 (11.04%) Project Management
29 149 (10.82%) 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 30 (2.18%) WebSphere
2 26 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.60%) IIS
4 21 (1.53%) Apache
4 21 (1.53%) Tomcat
5 17 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (0.87%) MS Exchange
7 11 (0.80%) CMS
7 11 (0.80%) JBoss
8 8 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
8 8 (0.58%) MQSeries
9 7 (0.51%) nginx
9 7 (0.51%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.44%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.36%) SAS
12 4 (0.29%) GemFire
13 3 (0.22%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.15%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 149 (10.82%) MS Excel
2 87 (6.32%) MS Office
3 43 (3.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (2.54%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.36%) MS Project
6 4 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.29%) SPSS
7 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.073%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.073%) InCopy
9 1 (0.073%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 72 (5.23%) Oracle EBS
2 67 (4.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 54 (3.92%) Oracle Financials
4 32 (2.32%) SAP FI
5 29 (2.11%) SAP CO
5 29 (2.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 28 (2.03%) Oracle Payroll
7 25 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
8 24 (1.74%) Oracle HRMS
9 23 (1.67%) Oracle 11i
10 19 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
10 19 (1.38%) Oracle General Ledger
10 19 (1.38%) Oracle Payables
10 19 (1.38%) Oracle Receivables
11 16 (1.16%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 15 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
12 15 (1.09%) Oracle Assets
13 7 (0.51%) Markit EDM
14 6 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 5 (0.36%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.03%) SaaS
2 18 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.80%) PaaS
5 8 (0.58%) GitHub
5 8 (0.58%) Taleo
6 7 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.22%) Office 365
8 1 (0.073%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.073%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.11%) TCP/IP
2 26 (1.89%) Internet
3 21 (1.53%) SSL
4 19 (1.38%) HTTP
4 19 (1.38%) VoIP
5 16 (1.16%) 3G
6 14 (1.02%) Bluetooth
6 14 (1.02%) Ethernet
6 14 (1.02%) GPRS
6 14 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (0.87%) FTP
8 9 (0.65%) DNS
9 7 (0.51%) SAN
10 4 (0.29%) AMQP
10 4 (0.29%) Firewall
10 4 (0.29%) Intranet
10 4 (0.29%) VLAN
11 3 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.22%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (14.74%) SQL Server
2 83 (6.03%) Relational Database
3 54 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
4 49 (3.56%) Hadoop
5 48 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 43 (3.12%) Oracle Database
7 37 (2.69%) Oracle BI EE
8 36 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (2.40%) Big Data
10 32 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 28 (2.03%) Oracle Discoverer
12 26 (1.89%) NoSQL
13 25 (1.82%) MySQL
14 24 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
15 23 (1.67%) RDBMS
16 22 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (1.45%) DB2
18 18 (1.31%) Essbase
18 18 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
18 18 (1.31%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 175 (12.71%) Selenium
2 101 (7.33%) Cucumber
3 98 (7.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 71 (5.16%) JIRA
5 68 (4.94%) SoapUI
6 57 (4.14%) Oracle Forms
7 49 (3.56%) WebDriver
8 45 (3.27%) Jenkins
9 43 (3.12%) HP UFT
10 38 (2.76%) Visual Studio
11 36 (2.61%) JUnit
12 25 (1.82%) Git (software)
13 23 (1.67%) FitNesse
14 20 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
14 20 (1.45%) SilkTest
15 19 (1.38%) Hudson
15 19 (1.38%) Rational Functional Tester
15 19 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 17 (1.23%) LoadRunner
17 16 (1.16%) Appium
General
1 499 (36.24%) Finance
2 103 (7.48%) Banking
3 86 (6.25%) Retail
4 48 (3.49%) Marketing
5 43 (3.12%) Investment Banking
5 43 (3.12%) Manufacturing
5 43 (3.12%) Publishing
6 32 (2.32%) Telecoms
7 26 (1.89%) Back Office
7 26 (1.89%) General Ledger
7 26 (1.89%) Military
8 22 (1.60%) Games
9 19 (1.38%) Electronics
9 19 (1.38%) Legal
10 16 (1.16%) Front Office
11 7 (0.51%) Law
12 6 (0.44%) Automotive
13 5 (0.36%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.36%) Billing
14 4 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 449 (32.61%) Analyst
2 316 (22.95%) Developer
3 190 (13.80%) Test Analyst
4 139 (10.09%) Tester
5 135 (9.80%) Consultant
6 134 (9.73%) Business Analyst
7 103 (7.48%) Test Engineer
8 81 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 79 (5.74%) Oracle Analyst
10 73 (5.30%) .NET Developer
11 71 (5.16%) Senior Developer
11 71 (5.16%) Systems Analyst
12 60 (4.36%) Financial Analyst
12 60 (4.36%) Java Developer
13 56 (4.07%) Software Tester
14 54 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
15 50 (3.63%) Programmer
15 50 (3.63%) Senior Analyst
16 48 (3.49%) Software Engineer
17 45 (3.27%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (16.56%) .NET
2 166 (12.06%) XML
3 141 (10.24%) HTML
4 101 (7.33%) Web Services
5 89 (6.46%) ASP.NET
6 80 (5.81%) SOAP
7 64 (4.65%) CSS
8 45 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (3.27%) J2EE
9 44 (3.20%) WPF
10 42 (3.05%) WCF
11 41 (2.98%) .NET Framework
12 38 (2.76%) Spring
13 32 (2.32%) Ajax
14 29 (2.11%) Hibernate
15 28 (2.03%) AngularJS
16 27 (1.96%) Entity Framework
16 27 (1.96%) JMS
17 25 (1.82%) jQuery
18 22 (1.60%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 162 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (5.37%) Computer Science
3 59 (4.28%) Enterprise Software
4 54 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 52 (3.78%) Client/Server
6 47 (3.41%) Management Information System
7 37 (2.69%) Fixed Income
7 37 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 37 (2.69%) Mathematics
8 36 (2.61%) Derivative
8 36 (2.61%) Equities
9 30 (2.18%) Data Structures
10 28 (2.03%) User Experience
11 26 (1.89%) iSeries
12 21 (1.53%) Data Centre
13 18 (1.31%) Security Operations Centre
13 18 (1.31%) Virtual Team
14 17 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
15 16 (1.16%) AS400
16 12 (0.87%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 201 (14.60%) Windows
2 190 (13.80%) Unix
3 181 (13.14%) Linux
4 68 (4.94%) Android
5 44 (3.20%) Apple iOS
6 42 (3.05%) Windows Server
7 20 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (1.38%) Solaris
9 18 (1.31%) Windows 7
10 16 (1.16%) CentOS
10 16 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (1.02%) Windows CE
12 11 (0.80%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.51%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.44%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.44%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.22%) Data ONTAP
18 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
2 418 (30.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 296 (21.50%) SDLC
4 267 (19.39%) Regression Testing
5 226 (16.41%) Scrum
6 209 (15.18%) Integration Testing
7 205 (14.89%) Software Testing
8 178 (12.93%) Automated Testing
9 162 (11.76%) Unit Testing
10 156 (11.33%) Test Scripting
11 152 (11.04%) Project Management
12 141 (10.24%) Test Automation
13 130 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
14 127 (9.22%) Waterfall
15 120 (8.71%) Software Engineering
16 117 (8.50%) Test Strategy
17 113 (8.21%) Business Analysis
18 112 (8.13%) Continuous Improvement
18 112 (8.13%) Manual Testing
19 104 (7.55%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 493 (35.80%) SQL
2 276 (20.04%) Java
3 224 (16.27%) C#
4 137 (9.95%) JavaScript
5 135 (9.80%) PL/SQL
6 72 (5.23%) C
7 70 (5.08%) Shell Script
8 69 (5.01%) C++
9 58 (4.21%) Python
10 56 (4.07%) T-SQL
11 50 (3.63%) VB
12 49 (3.56%) PHP
13 47 (3.41%) VB.NET
14 42 (3.05%) Perl
15 24 (1.74%) RPG
15 24 (1.74%) Ruby
16 20 (1.45%) Groovy
17 14 (1.02%) RPG IV
17 14 (1.02%) VC++
18 13 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 301 (21.86%) Degree
2 214 (15.54%) ISEB
3 182 (13.22%) ISTQB
4 87 (6.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 81 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 58 (4.21%) SC Cleared
7 25 (1.82%) DV Cleared
8 24 (1.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 17 (1.23%) CEH
9 17 (1.23%) CREST Certified
10 14 (1.02%) OSCP
10 14 (1.02%) SANS
11 11 (0.80%) IIBA
12 10 (0.73%) PMI Certification
12 10 (0.73%) PMP
13 7 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
14 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.36%) PhD
15 3 (0.22%) OCA
15 3 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 316 (22.95%) QA
2 34 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.23%) Data Quality
5 15 (1.09%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.65%) SLA
7 3 (0.22%) GCP
7 3 (0.22%) HL7
7 3 (0.22%) SDET
7 3 (0.22%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.15%) DICOM
8 2 (0.15%) GAMP
8 2 (0.15%) WCAG
9 1 (0.073%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.073%) EMIR
9 1 (0.073%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.073%) MiFID
System Software
1 34 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.73%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.29%) HDFS
5 3 (0.22%) vSphere
6 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.073%) Docker
7 1 (0.073%) Firmware
7 1 (0.073%) KVM
7 1 (0.073%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.73%) Puppet
3 9 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.44%) CA Service Virtualization
5 3 (0.22%) Nagios
6 2 (0.15%) Control-M
7 1 (0.073%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.073%) cPanel
7 1 (0.073%) Grafana
7 1 (0.073%) Kibana
7 1 (0.073%) logstash
7 1 (0.073%) SCCM
Vendors
1 332 (24.11%) Oracle
2 262 (19.03%) Microsoft
3 69 (5.01%) SAP
4 59 (4.28%) HP
5 34 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (1.74%) CA
7 21 (1.53%) Cisco
7 21 (1.53%) Juniper
8 20 (1.45%) Hortonworks
8 20 (1.45%) Informatica
9 19 (1.38%) Red Hat
10 18 (1.31%) ArcSight
10 18 (1.31%) Blue Coat
10 18 (1.31%) FireEye
10 18 (1.31%) Forcepoint
10 18 (1.31%) Hyperion
10 18 (1.31%) Palo Alto
11 15 (1.09%) VMware
12 14 (1.02%) IBM
13 13 (0.94%) SolarWinds
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £27600.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Coded People
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
RWS Group
Salary: Pension, Life Assurance, Bupa, Cycle2Work, Childcare Vouchers
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Networkers
Salary: £40000 per annum + EXCELLENT benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £34500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to 65K +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
York
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cancer Research UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 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
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Shareforce Ltd
Salary: £65k-£75k+20% bons + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Proto Labs Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum (Negotiable)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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Kent
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
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