The table below looks at the statistics 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 350 303 366
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +63
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 320 372 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.84% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.01% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 265 342 271
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,900 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -2.50%
System 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
38463 36988 41300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.66% 83.51% 81.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31622 30655 35509
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -62 69 £47,500 - 9
New Malden - 3 £42,500 -
Bromley - 3 £42,500 -
Greenford - 3 - -
Sidcup -2 1 £30,000 -28.14% 1
Upminster - 1 £32,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £86,000 -
Edgware - 1 £60,000 -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 298 (42.82%) SQL
1 298 (42.82%) Finance
2 271 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
3 238 (34.20%) QA
4 192 (27.59%) User Acceptance Testing
5 175 (25.14%) Oracle
6 163 (23.42%) SQL Server
7 156 (22.41%) Unit Testing
8 133 (19.11%) .NET
9 130 (18.68%) Software Testing
10 122 (17.53%) Banking
11 120 (17.24%) Degree
12 111 (15.95%) ISEB
13 104 (14.94%) C#
13 104 (14.94%) Integration Testing
14 103 (14.80%) Java
14 103 (14.80%) JavaScript
15 102 (14.66%) Scrum
16 100 (14.37%) XML
16 100 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
17 94 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
18 92 (13.22%) Regression Testing
19 87 (12.50%) OO
20 79 (11.35%) MS Excel
21 76 (10.92%) Computer Science
22 74 (10.63%) Retail
23 72 (10.34%) Microsoft
24 69 (9.91%) HP
24 69 (9.91%) Web Services
24 69 (9.91%) HP Quality Center

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 43 (6.18%) SharePoint
2 28 (4.02%) CMS
3 20 (2.87%) WebSphere
4 19 (2.73%) IIS
5 9 (1.29%) WebLogic
5 9 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (1.15%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.43%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.29%) Apache
10 2 (0.29%) Confluence
10 2 (0.29%) Node.js
10 2 (0.29%) Drupal
11 1 (0.14%) Jetty
11 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 79 (11.35%) MS Excel
2 45 (6.47%) MS Office
3 23 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (2.73%) MS Visio
5 15 (2.16%) MS Project
6 7 (1.01%) PowerPivot
7 5 (0.72%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 38 (5.46%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (5.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 31 (4.45%) Oracle Applications
4 20 (2.87%) Oracle Payroll
4 20 (2.87%) Oracle HRMS
5 17 (2.44%) SAP FI
5 17 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
5 17 (2.44%) SAP CO
6 16 (2.30%) Oracle Financials
6 16 (2.30%) Oracle General Ledger
6 16 (2.30%) Oracle Payables
6 16 (2.30%) Oracle Receivables
6 16 (2.30%) Oracle Assets
7 14 (2.01%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (1.01%) Magento
10 6 (0.86%) SAP Business One
11 5 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (0.72%) Oracle CRM
11 5 (0.72%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.15%) Force.com
1 8 (1.15%) SaaS
2 2 (0.29%) IaaS
2 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.29%) Internet
2 8 (1.15%) DNS
3 6 (0.86%) HTTP
4 4 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.57%) Intranet
5 3 (0.43%) SDH
5 3 (0.43%) WAN
5 3 (0.43%) DWDM
5 3 (0.43%) MPLS
5 3 (0.43%) OSPF
5 3 (0.43%) BGP
5 3 (0.43%) Firewall
5 3 (0.43%) Network Security
5 3 (0.43%) Junos
5 3 (0.43%) Multicast
6 2 (0.29%) NAS
6 2 (0.29%) SAN
7 1 (0.14%) SSL
7 1 (0.14%) DHCP
7 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (23.42%) SQL Server
2 53 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (7.18%) Data Warehouse
4 47 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (5.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 37 (5.32%) Relational Database
7 25 (3.59%) Oracle Database
8 22 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
10 18 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (2.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 17 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 16 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
12 16 (2.30%) MySQL
13 14 (2.01%) OLAP
13 14 (2.01%) Oracle OLAP
14 12 (1.72%) RDBMS
15 8 (1.15%) Big Data
16 7 (1.01%) Hadoop
16 7 (1.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 49 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 40 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (5.17%) Selenium
4 30 (4.31%) JIRA
5 29 (4.17%) TeamCity
6 20 (2.87%) SoapUI
7 19 (2.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 18 (2.59%) FitNesse
9 17 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (2.01%) Subversion
11 13 (1.87%) JUnit
11 13 (1.87%) WebDriver
12 11 (1.58%) Eclipse
13 9 (1.29%) Git (software)
13 9 (1.29%) SpecFlow
14 7 (1.01%) Maven
15 6 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
15 6 (0.86%) Artifactory
15 6 (0.86%) Android Studio
16 5 (0.72%) Selenium IDE
General
1 298 (42.82%) Finance
2 122 (17.53%) Banking
3 74 (10.63%) Retail
4 53 (7.61%) Investment Banking
5 40 (5.75%) Publishing
6 36 (5.17%) Front Office
7 28 (4.02%) Telecoms
8 24 (3.45%) Legal
9 21 (3.02%) Back Office
10 15 (2.16%) Marketing
11 10 (1.44%) Games
12 8 (1.15%) Financial Institution
13 7 (1.01%) Advertising
14 5 (0.72%) Law
15 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.43%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.43%) Billing
16 2 (0.29%) Electronics
16 2 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 216 (31.03%) Analyst
2 204 (29.31%) Developer
3 82 (11.78%) Consultant
4 64 (9.20%) Tester
5 55 (7.90%) Business Analyst
6 49 (7.04%) Support Analyst
7 48 (6.90%) Test Analyst
8 42 (6.03%) C# Developer
9 40 (5.75%) QA Engineer
10 38 (5.46%) Programmer
11 37 (5.32%) Senior Developer
11 37 (5.32%) Test Consultant
12 36 (5.17%) Analyst Programmer
12 36 (5.17%) Oracle Analyst
12 36 (5.17%) Oracle Support Analyst
13 35 (5.03%) QA Tester
14 33 (4.74%) Java Developer
15 32 (4.60%) .NET Developer
16 27 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 26 (3.74%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (19.11%) .NET
2 100 (14.37%) XML
3 69 (9.91%) Web Services
4 64 (9.20%) ASP.NET
5 50 (7.18%) HTML
6 49 (7.04%) SOAP
7 39 (5.60%) CSS
8 35 (5.03%) J2EE
9 34 (4.89%) .NET Framework
10 33 (4.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (4.31%) jQuery
12 28 (4.02%) WCF
12 28 (4.02%) Spring
13 27 (3.88%) Hibernate
14 25 (3.59%) Ajax
15 24 (3.45%) JSP
16 21 (3.02%) Ruby on Rails
16 21 (3.02%) XML Messaging
16 21 (3.02%) RabbitMQ
16 21 (3.02%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 100 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (10.92%) Computer Science
3 56 (8.05%) Management Information System
4 44 (6.32%) Equities
5 30 (4.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 25 (3.59%) Mathematics
7 24 (3.45%) Derivative
8 14 (2.01%) Credit Risk
8 14 (2.01%) Visualisation
8 14 (2.01%) Open Source
8 14 (2.01%) User Experience
9 13 (1.87%) Reference Data
10 11 (1.58%) SWIFT
11 9 (1.29%) N-Tier
12 8 (1.15%) Data Extraction
13 7 (1.01%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.86%) Blackberry
14 6 (0.86%) Spread Betting
14 6 (0.86%) Streaming Media
14 6 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 66 (9.48%) Linux
2 53 (7.61%) UNIX
3 48 (6.90%) Windows
4 20 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.73%) Android
6 17 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.29%) SUSE
9 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (27.59%) User Acceptance Testing
3 156 (22.41%) Unit Testing
4 130 (18.68%) Software Testing
5 104 (14.94%) Integration Testing
6 102 (14.66%) Scrum
7 94 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
8 92 (13.22%) Regression Testing
9 87 (12.50%) OO
10 67 (9.63%) Manual Testing
11 65 (9.34%) Project Management
12 62 (8.91%) E-Commerce
13 61 (8.76%) TDD
14 59 (8.48%) MVC
15 58 (8.33%) ETL
16 57 (8.19%) Data Analysis
17 55 (7.90%) Test Management
18 53 (7.61%) Data Management
18 53 (7.61%) Business Analysis
18 53 (7.61%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 298 (42.82%) SQL
2 104 (14.94%) C#
3 103 (14.80%) Java
3 103 (14.80%) JavaScript
4 55 (7.90%) C++
5 48 (6.90%) Python
6 43 (6.18%) PL/SQL
7 28 (4.02%) Ruby
8 24 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 21 (3.02%) T-SQL
10 17 (2.44%) VB.NET
11 16 (2.30%) VB
12 13 (1.87%) ABAP
13 12 (1.72%) PHP
14 9 (1.29%) Apex Code
14 9 (1.29%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.01%) VB6
15 7 (1.01%) C
15 7 (1.01%) Perl
15 7 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 120 (17.24%) Degree
2 111 (15.95%) ISEB
3 53 (7.61%) ISTQB
4 23 (3.30%) Security Cleared
5 22 (3.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (2.30%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.72%) PMP
7 12 (1.72%) PMI Certification
7 12 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.29%) CISSP
8 9 (1.29%) CCNP
8 9 (1.29%) CISM
9 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.43%) CCIE
10 3 (0.43%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.14%) MCTS
11 1 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.14%) MCSD
11 1 (0.14%) MCSE
11 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 238 (34.20%) QA
2 6 (0.86%) SLA
3 3 (0.43%) Basel II
4 1 (0.14%) TickIT
4 1 (0.14%) Section 508
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 7 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 69 (9.91%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (2.30%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 175 (25.14%) Oracle
2 72 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 69 (9.91%) HP
4 41 (5.89%) SAP
5 30 (4.31%) Salesforce.com
6 28 (4.02%) Business Objects
7 23 (3.30%) IBM
8 15 (2.16%) Tableau
9 14 (2.01%) hybris
10 11 (1.58%) Demandware
11 9 (1.29%) Cognos
11 9 (1.29%) webMethods
11 9 (1.29%) ATG
12 8 (1.15%) Cerillion
13 7 (1.01%) Telerik
13 7 (1.01%) Retek
14 5 (0.72%) JD Edwards
14 5 (0.72%) Avaya
14 5 (0.72%) Genesys
14 5 (0.72%) Perforce
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hudson - London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits offered.
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
South East London
Make positive
Salary: Competitive plus Bonus and Benifits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
BEConsultancy
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago