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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 400 415 356
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -59
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 212 226 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.53% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.63% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 198 183 249
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
34359 35854 37472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.24% 83.91% 82.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28913 28966 31809
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 -25 58 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Chessington - 7 £22,500 -
Sidcup - 7 £30,000 -
Croydon +11 4 £47,500 +2.15%
Wembley - 3 £40,000 - 1
Feltham - 1 £46,000 -
Bromley - 1 £42,500 -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 260 (53.06%) SQL
2 192 (39.18%) Finance
3 165 (33.67%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (28.78%) QA
5 135 (27.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 123 (25.10%) Oracle
7 101 (20.61%) SQL Server
8 84 (17.14%) Degree
9 82 (16.73%) .NET
10 78 (15.92%) XML
11 75 (15.31%) C#
12 72 (14.69%) JavaScript
13 66 (13.47%) Microsoft
14 65 (13.27%) MS Excel
15 64 (13.06%) Unit Testing
16 63 (12.86%) Scrum
17 59 (12.04%) E-Commerce
17 59 (12.04%) Business Analysis
18 58 (11.84%) Retail
18 58 (11.84%) Integration Testing
18 58 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
18 58 (11.84%) Windows
19 57 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
20 54 (11.02%) Java
20 54 (11.02%) Manual Testing
21 50 (10.20%) Front Office
22 49 (10.00%) Banking
23 48 (9.80%) TDD
24 47 (9.59%) Regression Testing
24 47 (9.59%) UNIX

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 23 (4.69%) IIS
1 23 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.86%) CMS
3 9 (1.84%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.82%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.41%) Drupal
5 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.41%) JBoss
5 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.20%) Confluence
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.20%) WordPress
6 1 (0.20%) Node.js
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 65 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 30 (6.12%) MS Office
3 21 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (3.06%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 39 (7.96%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (6.12%) Oracle Financials
3 27 (5.51%) Oracle Applications
4 26 (5.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 20 (4.08%) Oracle Payables
5 20 (4.08%) Oracle Receivables
6 19 (3.88%) Oracle Assets
6 19 (3.88%) Oracle General Ledger
7 15 (3.06%) Oracle HRMS
8 13 (2.65%) Towers Watson Igloo
9 9 (1.84%) Oracle SCM
10 6 (1.22%) Oracle Payroll
11 5 (1.02%) SAP MM
11 5 (1.02%) SAP SD
11 5 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (0.82%) SAP Business One
12 4 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
12 4 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (0.82%) SAP ERP
12 4 (0.82%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.43%) Force.com
2 3 (0.61%) SaaS
2 3 (0.61%) Office 365
3 2 (0.41%) IaaS
3 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.43%) SNMP
1 7 (1.43%) Internet
2 2 (0.41%) SAN
2 2 (0.41%) VoIP
2 2 (0.41%) NAS
3 1 (0.20%) 4G
3 1 (0.20%) Broadband
3 1 (0.20%) HTTP
3 1 (0.20%) VPN
3 1 (0.20%) SSL
3 1 (0.20%) Intranet
3 1 (0.20%) 3G
3 1 (0.20%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (20.61%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (5.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (5.10%) Relational Database
7 23 (4.69%) Oracle Database
8 20 (4.08%) Oracle BI EE
9 19 (3.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 19 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (2.45%) OLAP
12 11 (2.24%) RDBMS
12 11 (2.24%) MySQL
12 11 (2.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 10 (2.04%) Oracle OLAP
13 10 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
14 9 (1.84%) Oracle Discoverer
15 6 (1.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 32 (6.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (5.71%) JIRA
3 27 (5.51%) Visual Studio
3 27 (5.51%) Oracle Forms
4 18 (3.67%) Selenium
5 16 (3.27%) SoapUI
6 12 (2.45%) TeamCity
7 11 (2.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 9 (1.84%) WebDriver
8 9 (1.84%) Oracle APEX
8 9 (1.84%) Subversion
9 7 (1.43%) JUnit
10 6 (1.22%) FitNesse
11 5 (1.02%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.02%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 3 (0.61%) Git (software)
13 3 (0.61%) Eclipse RCP
13 3 (0.61%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 192 (39.18%) Finance
2 58 (11.84%) Retail
3 50 (10.20%) Front Office
4 49 (10.00%) Banking
5 33 (6.73%) Investment Banking
6 16 (3.27%) Back Office
7 15 (3.06%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.65%) Legal
9 12 (2.45%) Publishing
10 8 (1.63%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.02%) Marketing
11 5 (1.02%) French Language
11 5 (1.02%) German Language
11 5 (1.02%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.82%) Law
12 4 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) Electronics
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 186 (37.96%) Analyst
2 139 (28.37%) Developer
3 67 (13.67%) Business Analyst
4 48 (9.80%) Support Analyst
5 39 (7.96%) Consultant
6 37 (7.55%) Tester
7 31 (6.33%) Test Analyst
7 31 (6.33%) Applications Support
7 31 (6.33%) Technical Analyst
8 27 (5.51%) .NET Developer
9 25 (5.10%) Oracle Analyst
9 25 (5.10%) Oracle Support Analyst
10 24 (4.90%) Junior
11 22 (4.49%) Junior Developer
11 22 (4.49%) QA Engineer
12 21 (4.29%) Programmer
13 20 (4.08%) Project Manager
13 20 (4.08%) C# Developer
13 20 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
13 20 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (16.73%) .NET
2 78 (15.92%) XML
3 43 (8.78%) Web Services
4 37 (7.55%) jQuery
5 35 (7.14%) HTML
6 31 (6.33%) ASP.NET
6 31 (6.33%) .NET Framework
7 28 (5.71%) WCF
8 22 (4.49%) SOAP
8 22 (4.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 19 (3.88%) WF
10 13 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (2.65%) CSS
11 12 (2.45%) WinForms
12 10 (2.04%) Ajax
12 10 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 9 (1.84%) AngularJS
14 8 (1.63%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (1.63%) Backbone.js
14 8 (1.63%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 57 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 33 (6.73%) Computer Science
4 31 (6.33%) Credit Risk
5 21 (4.29%) Data Extraction
6 12 (2.45%) Mathematics
6 12 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (2.24%) Fixed Income
7 11 (2.24%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.04%) Reference Data
8 10 (2.04%) Data Integration
9 9 (1.84%) User Experience
9 9 (1.84%) Market Risk
10 8 (1.63%) W3C
10 8 (1.63%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.63%) SWIFT
10 8 (1.63%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.22%) Open Source
11 6 (1.22%) FMCG
11 6 (1.22%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 58 (11.84%) Windows
2 47 (9.59%) UNIX
3 34 (6.94%) Linux
4 22 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (3.47%) Windows 7
6 14 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.02%) Solaris
8 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.20%) Android
9 1 (0.20%) CentOS
9 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (33.67%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (27.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 64 (13.06%) Unit Testing
4 63 (12.86%) Scrum
5 59 (12.04%) Business Analysis
5 59 (12.04%) E-Commerce
6 58 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
6 58 (11.84%) Integration Testing
7 54 (11.02%) Manual Testing
8 48 (9.80%) TDD
9 47 (9.59%) Regression Testing
10 46 (9.39%) Test Scripting
11 43 (8.78%) ETL
12 41 (8.37%) Project Management
13 40 (8.16%) ITIL
14 37 (7.55%) OO
15 35 (7.14%) ERP
16 33 (6.73%) MVC
16 33 (6.73%) User Stories
17 31 (6.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 260 (53.06%) SQL
2 75 (15.31%) C#
3 72 (14.69%) JavaScript
4 54 (11.02%) Java
5 39 (7.96%) PL/SQL
6 36 (7.35%) C++
7 22 (4.49%) T-SQL
7 22 (4.49%) Python
8 21 (4.29%) VB.NET
9 16 (3.27%) VBA
10 13 (2.65%) PHP
11 11 (2.24%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.04%) C
13 7 (1.43%) MATLAB
13 7 (1.43%) Apex Code
14 6 (1.22%) R
15 5 (1.02%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.02%) VB
16 2 (0.41%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 84 (17.14%) Degree
2 35 (7.14%) ISEB
3 28 (5.71%) ISTQB
4 12 (2.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (1.63%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.22%) PMP
6 6 (1.22%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.41%) PhD
8 1 (0.20%) AAT
8 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.20%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (28.78%) QA
2 7 (1.43%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.22%) Basel II
4 4 (0.82%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.61%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9002
6 1 (0.20%) SLA
6 1 (0.20%) TickIT
6 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.20%) FATCA
6 1 (0.20%) EMIR
System Software
1 15 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) Xen
2 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 23 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (3.88%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 123 (25.10%) Oracle
2 66 (13.47%) Microsoft
3 32 (6.53%) HP
4 24 (4.90%) Business Objects
5 23 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (4.29%) SAP
7 12 (2.45%) Retek
8 8 (1.63%) webMethods
9 7 (1.43%) Bloomberg
9 7 (1.43%) thinkFolio
10 6 (1.22%) Telerik
10 6 (1.22%) IBM
10 6 (1.22%) Sybase
11 5 (1.02%) Siebel
11 5 (1.02%) BT
11 5 (1.02%) hybris
12 4 (0.82%) Demandware
12 4 (0.82%) FactSet
12 4 (0.82%) ATG
12 4 (0.82%) Charles River
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 -50000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum + car and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Commonwealth Secretariat
Salary: £58,578 pa plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago