The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
England / London
Rank 337 352 294
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -58
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 270 334 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.81% 0.82% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.92% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 216 285 289
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30031 36261 35884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.88% 89.20% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 25178 30972 30101
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Testing
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the London region.

Software Testing Salary Trend in London

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in London

Software Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 21 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
City of London +10 32 £50,000 +5.26% 13
Chiswick - 13 £52,500 -
Bromley - 4 £30,000 -
Beckenham - 2 £25,750 -
Feltham - 2 £40,000 -
Greenford - 2 £57,500 -
Wembley - 2 £30,000 -
Romford +12 1 £28,500 -18.57%
Surbiton - 1 £25,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £32,500 -
Software Testing
England

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software 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 London region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 410 (67.88%) Agile Software Development
2 341 (56.46%) QA
3 246 (40.73%) Selenium
4 193 (31.95%) Finance
5 192 (31.79%) Java
6 183 (30.30%) SQL
7 166 (27.48%) BDD
8 162 (26.82%) Test Automation
9 152 (25.17%) Cucumber
10 140 (23.18%) Scrum
11 130 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
12 123 (20.36%) C#
13 119 (19.70%) TDD
14 114 (18.87%) ISTQB
15 113 (18.71%) Continuous Integration
16 107 (17.72%) ISEB
17 104 (17.22%) XML
18 103 (17.05%) Linux
19 99 (16.39%) Test Management
20 95 (15.73%) User Acceptance Testing
21 93 (15.40%) Degree
22 92 (15.23%) Web Services
23 91 (15.07%) Manual Testing
24 86 (14.24%) JIRA
25 83 (13.74%) Automation Testing
26 80 (13.25%) Banking
27 79 (13.08%) Mentoring
28 78 (12.91%) JavaScript
29 77 (12.75%) Defect Management
30 76 (12.58%) Functional Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 25 (4.14%) IIS
2 16 (2.65%) CMS
3 15 (2.48%) Confluence
4 7 (1.16%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.99%) Apache
5 6 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (0.99%) Umbraco
6 5 (0.83%) Documentum
7 4 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.66%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 36 (5.96%) MS Office
2 32 (5.30%) MS Excel
3 27 (4.47%) MS Project
3 27 (4.47%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.97%) G Suite
1 30 (4.97%) Office 365
1 30 (4.97%) Slack
2 26 (4.30%) SaaS
3 15 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.33%) GitHub
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.30%) HTTP
2 11 (1.82%) Internet
3 9 (1.49%) DNS
4 8 (1.32%) DHCP
4 8 (1.32%) Firewall
4 8 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.32%) VoIP
5 1 (0.17%) Intranet
5 1 (0.17%) Multicast
5 1 (0.17%) RTSP
5 1 (0.17%) VLAN
5 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (10.43%) Relational Database
2 47 (7.78%) MySQL
3 38 (6.29%) NoSQL
4 37 (6.13%) SQL Server
5 27 (4.47%) Oracle BI EE
6 26 (4.30%) HBase
7 25 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (2.81%) MongoDB
11 13 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
11 13 (2.15%) Data Mining
11 13 (2.15%) RDBMS
11 13 (2.15%) Redis
12 12 (1.99%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.83%) OLAP
15 4 (0.66%) MarkLogic
15 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (0.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 246 (40.73%) Selenium
2 152 (25.17%) Cucumber
3 86 (14.24%) JIRA
4 74 (12.25%) Git (software)
5 70 (11.59%) WebDriver
6 67 (11.09%) SoapUI
7 55 (9.11%) Jenkins
8 53 (8.77%) JUnit
9 50 (8.28%) JMeter
10 45 (7.45%) Appium
11 32 (5.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 26 (4.30%) Ranorex
12 26 (4.30%) WATIR
13 25 (4.14%) Hamcrest
13 25 (4.14%) jMock
14 20 (3.31%) Buildbot
15 17 (2.81%) Maven
15 17 (2.81%) Protractor
16 16 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (2.32%) HP UFT
General
1 193 (31.95%) Finance
2 80 (13.25%) Banking
3 50 (8.28%) Retail
4 34 (5.63%) Games
5 28 (4.64%) Investment Banking
5 28 (4.64%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.99%) Publishing
7 10 (1.66%) Law
7 10 (1.66%) Legal
8 8 (1.32%) Advertising
8 8 (1.32%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.32%) Turkish Language
9 5 (0.83%) Back Office
9 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.83%) Military
9 5 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.66%) Marketing
11 3 (0.50%) iGaming
12 2 (0.33%) German Language
13 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 137 (22.68%) Analyst
2 130 (21.52%) Tester
3 109 (18.05%) QA Engineer
4 76 (12.58%) Automation Tester
4 76 (12.58%) Developer
5 65 (10.76%) Test Analyst
6 56 (9.27%) QA Tester
7 51 (8.44%) Consultant
7 51 (8.44%) Senior QA Engineer
8 50 (8.28%) Test Engineer
9 40 (6.62%) QA Automation Tester
9 40 (6.62%) Selenium Tester
10 37 (6.13%) Java Automation Tester
11 36 (5.96%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 36 (5.96%) Test Leader
11 36 (5.96%) Test Manager
12 35 (5.79%) C# Developer
13 33 (5.46%) Senior Tester
14 32 (5.30%) QA Leader
15 31 (5.13%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (17.22%) XML
2 92 (15.23%) Web Services
3 65 (10.76%) RESTful
4 51 (8.44%) .NET
5 46 (7.62%) REST
6 42 (6.95%) HTML
7 24 (3.97%) JSON
8 19 (3.15%) ASP.NET
8 19 (3.15%) Gherkin
8 19 (3.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 19 (3.15%) Unity DI Container
9 14 (2.32%) CSS
10 13 (2.15%) ActiveMQ
10 13 (2.15%) JSON Schema
10 13 (2.15%) JSON-LD
10 13 (2.15%) SOAP
11 8 (1.32%) WPF
12 7 (1.16%) Ajax
12 7 (1.16%) WinForms
13 6 (0.99%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 130 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 37 (6.13%) Computer Science
4 36 (5.96%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.98%) Data Structures
6 17 (2.81%) New Media
7 16 (2.65%) Online Games
8 10 (1.66%) BBC
8 10 (1.66%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.32%) Animation
9 8 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (1.32%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.16%) Blog
10 7 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (1.16%) User Experience
11 6 (0.99%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.99%) Fixed Income
11 6 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.83%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.83%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 103 (17.05%) Linux
2 58 (9.60%) Unix
3 54 (8.94%) Windows
4 30 (4.97%) Android
4 30 (4.97%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.15%) Mac OS X
6 9 (1.49%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (67.88%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (27.48%) BDD
3 162 (26.82%) Test Automation
4 140 (23.18%) Scrum
5 119 (19.70%) TDD
6 113 (18.71%) Continuous Integration
7 99 (16.39%) Test Management
8 95 (15.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 91 (15.07%) Manual Testing
10 83 (13.74%) Automation Testing
11 79 (13.08%) Mentoring
12 77 (12.75%) Defect Management
13 76 (12.58%) Functional Testing
13 76 (12.58%) Test Scripting
14 67 (11.09%) SDLC
15 65 (10.76%) Kanban
16 64 (10.60%) Performance Testing
16 64 (10.60%) Test Strategy
17 61 (10.10%) Continuous Delivery
18 58 (9.60%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 192 (31.79%) Java
2 183 (30.30%) SQL
3 123 (20.36%) C#
4 78 (12.91%) JavaScript
5 69 (11.42%) Python
6 50 (8.28%) Ruby
7 44 (7.28%) C
8 43 (7.12%) C++
9 23 (3.81%) PHP
9 23 (3.81%) Scala
10 11 (1.82%) Perl
11 7 (1.16%) Groovy
12 5 (0.83%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.83%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.83%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.66%) ActionScript
13 4 (0.66%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.66%) XPath
14 3 (0.50%) SPARQL
14 3 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 114 (18.87%) ISTQB
2 107 (17.72%) ISEB
3 93 (15.40%) Degree
4 46 (7.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 26 (4.30%) Security Cleared
6 18 (2.98%) SC Cleared
7 17 (2.81%) DV Cleared
8 15 (2.48%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (0.83%) CCNA
9 5 (0.83%) CIMA
9 5 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.83%) HND
9 5 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (0.83%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.33%) CEH
10 2 (0.33%) CISSP
10 2 (0.33%) CSSLP
10 2 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 341 (56.46%) QA
2 32 (5.30%) SDET
3 13 (2.15%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.82%) SLA
5 6 (0.99%) GCP
6 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.17%) EMIR
8 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.99%) Docker
4 5 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.33%) Firmware
7 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 56 (9.27%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (3.81%) Puppet
3 13 (2.15%) Grafana
3 13 (2.15%) StatsD
4 8 (1.32%) FortiGate
5 6 (0.99%) Ansible
6 5 (0.83%) Cacti
6 5 (0.83%) Graphite
6 5 (0.83%) Nagios
6 5 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.83%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 63 (10.43%) Oracle
2 60 (9.93%) HP
3 38 (6.29%) Microsoft
4 30 (4.97%) Google
5 27 (4.47%) Siebel
5 27 (4.47%) Sun
6 13 (2.15%) Splunk
7 9 (1.49%) BT
7 9 (1.49%) Intel Security
7 9 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.49%) VMware
8 8 (1.32%) Atlassian
8 8 (1.32%) Cisco
8 8 (1.32%) Pega
9 7 (1.16%) SAP
10 6 (0.99%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.99%) Sybase
11 5 (0.83%) EMC
11 5 (0.83%) New Relic
11 5 (0.83%) SaltStack
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Orpington, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £62,000 DOE plus an attractive pension, bonus and monetary benef
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Function 22
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum & package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Rullion
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000 - £48,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £49,000- £62,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum & bonus and good company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £100,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pen
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago