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

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 330 326 319
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 304 396 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.86% 0.92% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.04% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 236 336 283
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Testing
England

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
31364 38142 38710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.06% 88.28% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26567 32224 32689
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 £39,250 £38,510 £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 11 December 2016.

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 11 December 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
City of London +16 50 £46,000 -8.00% 16
Chiswick - 10 £50,000 - 1
Bromley - 4 £30,000 -
Feltham - 4 £40,000 -
Uxbridge - 4 £45,000 -
Greenford - 3 £57,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +3 2 £40,000 +10.34%
Hammersmith - 2 £80,000 -
Beckenham - 2 £25,750 -
Hounslow - 2 £52,500 -
Romford +12 1 £28,500 -18.57%
Paddington - 1 £39,000 -
Barnet - 1 £37,500 -
Software Testing
England

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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.

1 442 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
2 379 (54.93%) QA
3 251 (36.38%) Selenium
4 217 (31.45%) Java
5 204 (29.57%) Finance
6 190 (27.54%) SQL
7 178 (25.80%) BDD
8 169 (24.49%) Scrum
9 166 (24.06%) Test Automation
10 154 (22.32%) C#
10 154 (22.32%) Cucumber
11 136 (19.71%) Degree
12 131 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
13 129 (18.70%) ISEB
14 128 (18.55%) ISTQB
15 119 (17.25%) Test Management
16 116 (16.81%) Test Scripting
17 115 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
17 115 (16.67%) TDD
18 111 (16.09%) .NET
19 109 (15.80%) JIRA
20 108 (15.65%) User Acceptance Testing
21 107 (15.51%) Manual Testing
22 94 (13.62%) Functional Testing
23 91 (13.19%) XML
24 87 (12.61%) Test Strategy
25 86 (12.46%) Automated Testing
26 85 (12.32%) Linux
27 80 (11.59%) Mentoring
28 79 (11.45%) Git (software)

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 16 (2.32%) IIS
2 14 (2.03%) Confluence
3 10 (1.45%) CMS
4 6 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (0.87%) Umbraco
5 5 (0.72%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.58%) Documentum
7 3 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.14%) Apache
8 1 (0.14%) JCAPS
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 49 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 36 (5.22%) MS Office
3 27 (3.91%) MS Project
4 26 (3.77%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.29%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.90%) G Suite
1 20 (2.90%) Office 365
1 20 (2.90%) Slack
2 17 (2.46%) SaaS
3 15 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.87%) GitHub
5 5 (0.72%) iTunes
6 4 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.14%) Google Play
8 1 (0.14%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.62%) HTTP
2 16 (2.32%) Internet
3 9 (1.30%) DHCP
3 9 (1.30%) DNS
3 9 (1.30%) Firewall
3 9 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.30%) VoIP
4 5 (0.72%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.58%) DSL
6 1 (0.14%) Intranet
6 1 (0.14%) Multicast
6 1 (0.14%) RTSP
6 1 (0.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (8.26%) Relational Database
2 52 (7.54%) SQL Server
3 35 (5.07%) MySQL
4 25 (3.62%) NoSQL
4 25 (3.62%) Oracle BI EE
5 21 (3.04%) MongoDB
6 19 (2.75%) HBase
7 16 (2.32%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.45%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (1.16%) Data Mining
12 7 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.01%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.01%) Redis
12 7 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.58%) Big Data
13 4 (0.58%) QlikView
14 3 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 251 (36.38%) Selenium
2 154 (22.32%) Cucumber
3 109 (15.80%) JIRA
4 79 (11.45%) Git (software)
5 63 (9.13%) Jenkins
6 62 (8.99%) SoapUI
7 50 (7.25%) WebDriver
8 48 (6.96%) JUnit
9 44 (6.38%) JMeter
10 31 (4.49%) Appium
11 26 (3.77%) Ranorex
12 24 (3.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 23 (3.33%) Maven
14 22 (3.19%) SpecFlow
14 22 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (3.19%) WATIR
15 20 (2.90%) NUnit
16 17 (2.46%) Capybara
16 17 (2.46%) Visual Studio
17 16 (2.32%) Hamcrest
General
1 204 (29.57%) Finance
2 77 (11.16%) Banking
3 74 (10.72%) Games
4 43 (6.23%) Telecoms
5 40 (5.80%) Retail
6 28 (4.06%) Investment Banking
7 14 (2.03%) Marketing
8 11 (1.59%) Back Office
8 11 (1.59%) Publishing
9 9 (1.30%) Turkish Language
10 7 (1.01%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.87%) Advertising
11 6 (0.87%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.72%) Law
12 5 (0.72%) Military
13 4 (0.58%) Legal
14 3 (0.43%) iGaming
15 2 (0.29%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 161 (23.33%) Analyst
2 136 (19.71%) Tester
3 103 (14.93%) QA Engineer
4 88 (12.75%) Developer
5 87 (12.61%) Test Analyst
6 67 (9.71%) Automation Tester
6 67 (9.71%) Test Engineer
7 64 (9.28%) QA Tester
8 60 (8.70%) Consultant
9 53 (7.68%) Test Manager
10 43 (6.23%) Test Consultant
11 38 (5.51%) QA Analyst
11 38 (5.51%) QA Automation Tester
12 37 (5.36%) Test Leader
13 33 (4.78%) C# Developer
14 31 (4.49%) Automation Test Analyst
15 30 (4.35%) Java Engineer
15 30 (4.35%) Lead Tester
15 30 (4.35%) Selenium Tester
15 30 (4.35%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (16.09%) .NET
2 91 (13.19%) XML
3 70 (10.14%) Web Services
4 44 (6.38%) RESTful
5 39 (5.65%) HTML
6 29 (4.20%) REST
7 22 (3.19%) ASP.NET
8 21 (3.04%) WPF
9 20 (2.90%) Gherkin
10 18 (2.61%) WinForms
11 15 (2.17%) CSS
12 13 (1.88%) JSON
13 10 (1.45%) SOAP
14 8 (1.16%) Middleware
15 7 (1.01%) ActiveMQ
15 7 (1.01%) JSON Schema
15 7 (1.01%) JSON-LD
15 7 (1.01%) Qt
15 7 (1.01%) Velocity
16 6 (0.87%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 131 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.96%) Mobile App
3 42 (6.09%) Management Information System
4 38 (5.51%) Computer Science
5 26 (3.77%) New Media
6 24 (3.48%) Blog
7 19 (2.75%) Online Games
8 18 (2.61%) Mathematics
9 14 (2.03%) BBC
9 14 (2.03%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.74%) Life Science
11 10 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (1.16%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.16%) Fintech
13 8 (1.16%) Statistics
13 8 (1.16%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.87%) Fixed Income
14 6 (0.87%) Reinsurance
14 6 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 85 (12.32%) Linux
2 67 (9.71%) Windows
3 57 (8.26%) Unix
4 34 (4.93%) Android
5 31 (4.49%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.30%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.01%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.29%) Solaris
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (25.80%) BDD
3 169 (24.49%) Scrum
4 166 (24.06%) Test Automation
5 119 (17.25%) Test Management
6 116 (16.81%) Test Scripting
7 115 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 115 (16.67%) TDD
8 108 (15.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 107 (15.51%) Manual Testing
10 94 (13.62%) Functional Testing
11 87 (12.61%) Test Strategy
12 86 (12.46%) Automated Testing
13 80 (11.59%) Mentoring
14 77 (11.16%) Defect Management
15 75 (10.87%) Automation Testing
16 71 (10.29%) Performance Testing
17 67 (9.71%) SDLC
18 65 (9.42%) Regression Testing
19 57 (8.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 217 (31.45%) Java
2 190 (27.54%) SQL
3 154 (22.32%) C#
4 77 (11.16%) Python
5 65 (9.42%) Ruby
6 53 (7.68%) JavaScript
7 41 (5.94%) C
8 40 (5.80%) C++
9 34 (4.93%) Scala
10 16 (2.32%) Perl
11 15 (2.17%) PHP
12 8 (1.16%) ActionScript
13 7 (1.01%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.72%) Groovy
14 5 (0.72%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.72%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.58%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.58%) VBA
15 4 (0.58%) XPath
16 3 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 136 (19.71%) Degree
2 129 (18.70%) ISEB
3 128 (18.55%) ISTQB
4 67 (9.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 29 (4.20%) Security Cleared
6 21 (3.04%) ISEB Practitioner
7 20 (2.90%) DV Cleared
7 20 (2.90%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.58%) CEH
8 4 (0.58%) CISSP
8 4 (0.58%) CSSLP
8 4 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.43%) CCNA
9 3 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.43%) HND
9 3 (0.43%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.29%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.29%) PMP
11 1 (0.14%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 379 (54.93%) QA
2 21 (3.04%) SLA
3 19 (2.75%) SDET
4 17 (2.46%) GCP
5 7 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.58%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (1.30%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.72%) Docker
4 5 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 63 (9.13%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (2.90%) Puppet
3 9 (1.30%) FortiGate
3 9 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.01%) Grafana
4 7 (1.01%) StatsD
5 4 (0.58%) Ansible
5 4 (0.58%) Cacti
5 4 (0.58%) Graphite
5 4 (0.58%) Nagios
5 4 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 66 (9.57%) HP
2 61 (8.84%) Oracle
3 38 (5.51%) Microsoft
4 25 (3.62%) Siebel
4 25 (3.62%) Sun
5 22 (3.19%) Google
6 18 (2.61%) VMware
7 13 (1.88%) BT
7 13 (1.88%) Intel Security
8 11 (1.59%) SOASTA, Inc
9 9 (1.30%) Cisco
10 7 (1.01%) Atlassian
10 7 (1.01%) Splunk
11 6 (0.87%) Sitecore
11 6 (0.87%) Sybase
12 5 (0.72%) Xceptor
13 4 (0.58%) EMC
13 4 (0.58%) Murex
13 4 (0.58%) New Relic
13 4 (0.58%) SaltStack
City, London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £81,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £49,000- £62,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + good bonus (10%) + health + pensio
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Pension + Private Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Anna-Christina Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Free food, Pension, BUPA...
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £21k - 24k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 27.5 days hol + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.0 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Encore
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Edge Testing Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago