The first table below looks at the demand for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 343 314 397
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +83
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 354 330 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.73% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.89% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 296 265 269
Average salary £47,500 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.03% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,343 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,800 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +0.82%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40501 37083 44334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 81.79% 81.50% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 33166 30920 38117
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
System Testing
England

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

System Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

System Testing Salary Trend in London

System Testing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in London

System Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -20 101 £47,500 -9.52% 11
Uxbridge +13 7 £40,000 -50.00%
Docklands, London - 5 £75,000 -
Hayes - 2 £78,000 -
Harrow -8 1 £32,500 -38.09%
Croydon -10 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £37,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £25,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £50,000 -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing.

1 274 (45.59%) SQL
2 237 (39.43%) Finance
3 226 (37.60%) User Acceptance Testing
4 187 (31.11%) QA
5 159 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
6 125 (20.80%) Banking
6 125 (20.80%) Degree
7 120 (19.97%) .NET
7 120 (19.97%) Java
7 120 (19.97%) Oracle
8 118 (19.63%) XML
9 111 (18.47%) Unit Testing
10 106 (17.64%) Scrum
11 105 (17.47%) C#
12 101 (16.81%) SQL Server
13 94 (15.64%) Integration Testing
14 92 (15.31%) OO
15 89 (14.81%) TDD
16 86 (14.31%) Regression Testing
17 83 (13.81%) Test Scripting
18 78 (12.98%) UNIX
19 75 (12.48%) ISEB
19 75 (12.48%) Business Analysis
20 74 (12.31%) Linux
21 70 (11.65%) JavaScript
22 63 (10.48%) Software Testing
23 62 (10.32%) Investment Banking
24 60 (9.98%) Automated Testing
25 59 (9.82%) C++
25 59 (9.82%) Windows

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (4.83%) WebLogic
2 16 (2.66%) SharePoint Server
2 16 (2.66%) WebSphere
3 15 (2.50%) CMS
4 14 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.33%) Drupal
5 8 (1.33%) WordPress
6 7 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (1.00%) IIS
8 5 (0.83%) Alfresco
8 5 (0.83%) PowerExchange
8 5 (0.83%) DNN
8 5 (0.83%) Joomla!
8 5 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.67%) Apache
10 3 (0.50%) SAS
10 3 (0.50%) Node.js
11 2 (0.33%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 32 (5.32%) MS Office
2 19 (3.16%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.33%) MS Project
4 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (2.16%) Oracle HRMS
2 9 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.33%) SAP FI
3 8 (1.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (1.33%) SAP CO
4 7 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (1.00%) SAP HR
5 6 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (1.00%) Pivotal CRM
6 5 (0.83%) Magento
6 5 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.83%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.33%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.33%) SAP PS
8 2 (0.33%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.33%) Force.com
1 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.17%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.16%) Internet
2 3 (0.50%) DNS
3 2 (0.33%) SAN
3 2 (0.33%) Intranet
3 2 (0.33%) HTTP
4 1 (0.17%) SNMP
4 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.17%) ATM
4 1 (0.17%) Broadband
4 1 (0.17%) LAN
4 1 (0.17%) DHCP
4 1 (0.17%) MPLS
4 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.99%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (5.82%) Relational Database
4 34 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (5.16%) Oracle Database
6 27 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (3.99%) RDBMS
9 22 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
10 19 (3.16%) MySQL
11 17 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (2.66%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (2.33%) DataStage
13 14 (2.33%) SQLPlus
14 12 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
15 11 (1.83%) MS Access
15 11 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (1.16%) Cognos Powerplay
18 5 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 36 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (5.82%) Selenium
3 31 (5.16%) JIRA
4 25 (4.16%) SoapUI
5 21 (3.49%) Git (software)
5 21 (3.49%) JUnit
6 20 (3.33%) FitNesse
7 18 (3.00%) Toad
8 17 (2.83%) Visual Studio
8 17 (2.83%) NUnit
8 17 (2.83%) PowerBuilder
9 14 (2.33%) Subversion
9 14 (2.33%) MSTest
9 14 (2.33%) Moq
10 10 (1.66%) QuickTest Pro
11 9 (1.50%) jMock
12 7 (1.16%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.00%) LoadRunner
13 6 (1.00%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 237 (39.43%) Finance
2 125 (20.80%) Banking
3 62 (10.32%) Investment Banking
4 25 (4.16%) Retail
5 23 (3.83%) Legal
6 21 (3.49%) Front Office
7 19 (3.16%) Games
8 18 (3.00%) Back Office
9 16 (2.66%) Marketing
10 13 (2.16%) Telecoms
11 11 (1.83%) Advertising
12 10 (1.66%) Financial Institution
13 8 (1.33%) Publishing
14 3 (0.50%) Local Government
14 3 (0.50%) Billing
15 2 (0.33%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.33%) Law
15 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 224 (37.27%) Analyst
2 192 (31.95%) Developer
3 102 (16.97%) Business Analyst
4 56 (9.32%) Test Analyst
5 53 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 52 (8.65%) Tester
7 48 (7.99%) Programmer
8 45 (7.49%) Java Developer
9 38 (6.32%) Systems Analyst
10 36 (5.99%) QA Engineer
10 36 (5.99%) Agile Business Analyst
11 35 (5.82%) Senior Analyst
11 35 (5.82%) Technical Analyst
12 32 (5.32%) QA Tester
13 31 (5.16%) .NET Developer
13 31 (5.16%) Analyst Programmer
13 31 (5.16%) Consultant
14 28 (4.66%) Business Systems Analyst
15 27 (4.49%) QA Analyst
16 26 (4.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (19.97%) .NET
2 118 (19.63%) XML
3 54 (8.99%) ASP.NET
4 50 (8.32%) Web Services
5 43 (7.15%) J2EE
6 42 (6.99%) HTML
7 31 (5.16%) Spring
8 30 (4.99%) CSS
9 28 (4.66%) SOAP
10 27 (4.49%) XSLT
10 27 (4.49%) .NET Framework
11 23 (3.83%) Ajax
12 21 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (3.33%) HTML5
13 20 (3.33%) WCF
13 20 (3.33%) Hibernate
14 19 (3.16%) JSP
15 18 (3.00%) Java EE
16 17 (2.83%) jQuery
17 16 (2.66%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.16%) Computer Science
2 36 (5.99%) Mathematics
3 22 (3.66%) Equities
3 22 (3.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 21 (3.49%) Client/Server
4 21 (3.49%) Derivative
5 16 (2.66%) N-Tier
5 16 (2.66%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.83%) Market Risk
6 11 (1.83%) Data Integration
7 10 (1.66%) Credit Risk
8 9 (1.50%) Hedge funds
8 9 (1.50%) Fixed Income
9 5 (0.83%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.67%) Open Source
10 4 (0.67%) Credit Derivative
10 4 (0.67%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.50%) Statistics
11 3 (0.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 78 (12.98%) UNIX
2 74 (12.31%) Linux
3 59 (9.82%) Windows
4 23 (3.83%) Apple iOS
5 20 (3.33%) Android
6 7 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.50%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (37.60%) User Acceptance Testing
2 159 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (18.47%) Unit Testing
4 106 (17.64%) Scrum
5 94 (15.64%) Integration Testing
6 92 (15.31%) OO
7 89 (14.81%) TDD
8 86 (14.31%) Regression Testing
9 83 (13.81%) Test Scripting
10 75 (12.48%) Business Analysis
11 63 (10.48%) Software Testing
12 60 (9.98%) Automated Testing
13 58 (9.65%) Project Management
14 52 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
14 52 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
15 48 (7.99%) UML
16 47 (7.82%) MVC
17 46 (7.65%) Data Analysis
18 44 (7.32%) SOA
19 36 (5.99%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 274 (45.59%) SQL
2 120 (19.97%) Java
3 105 (17.47%) C#
4 70 (11.65%) JavaScript
5 59 (9.82%) C++
6 49 (8.15%) Python
7 35 (5.82%) Shell Script
8 26 (4.33%) Ruby
9 19 (3.16%) Bash Shell
10 17 (2.83%) VBA
11 15 (2.50%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.16%) T-SQL
12 13 (2.16%) C
12 13 (2.16%) PHP
13 10 (1.66%) Perl
14 9 (1.50%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.16%) VB
16 6 (1.00%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.83%) ABAP
17 5 (0.83%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 125 (20.80%) Degree
2 75 (12.48%) ISEB
3 30 (4.99%) ISTQB
4 15 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.16%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.67%) CCNP
6 4 (0.67%) CISM
6 4 (0.67%) CISSP
6 4 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.33%) ACCA
7 2 (0.33%) CIMA
7 2 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.33%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (31.11%) QA
2 15 (2.50%) SLA
3 7 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.83%) COREP
4 5 (0.83%) FATCA
5 4 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.33%) EMIR
6 2 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.33%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 42 (6.99%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.66%) Control-M
3 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 120 (19.97%) Oracle
2 41 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 31 (5.16%) HP
4 29 (4.83%) SAP
5 21 (3.49%) Business Objects
6 20 (3.33%) JBoss
7 16 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (2.50%) Sybase
9 13 (2.16%) Informatica
10 9 (1.50%) Cognos
11 7 (1.16%) JD Edwards
11 7 (1.16%) thinkFolio
12 6 (1.00%) Perforce
12 6 (1.00%) IBM
13 5 (0.83%) RedDot
13 5 (0.83%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.83%) Sitecore
13 5 (0.83%) Borland
13 5 (0.83%) ION Trading
13 5 (0.83%) Ektron
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Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Corporate Project Solutions
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Absolute Solution
Salary: BENS
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Source Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £25k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 31500-36000 Per Annum Plus excellent Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per day excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Aston Carter
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago