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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 322 277 383
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +106
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 374 412 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.77% 0.93% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.14% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 293 369 254
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £84,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39930 36139 41098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.60% 81.57% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 33136 29834 35590
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -84 82 £47,500 +18.75% 11
Bromley - 8 £42,500 -
Docklands, London - 5 - -
Hayes - 4 £86,000 -
Ealing +8 2 £40,000 -22.33%
Greenford - 2 - -
Teddington - 1 - - 1
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 304 (41.70%) SQL
2 284 (38.96%) Finance
3 257 (35.25%) QA
4 224 (30.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 213 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
6 172 (23.59%) Unit Testing
7 164 (22.50%) Oracle
8 162 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 143 (19.62%) .NET
10 141 (19.34%) Degree
10 141 (19.34%) Software Testing
11 139 (19.07%) Banking
12 126 (17.28%) Java
12 126 (17.28%) Integration Testing
13 119 (16.32%) Scrum
14 118 (16.19%) Regression Testing
14 118 (16.19%) ISEB
15 114 (15.64%) C#
16 109 (14.95%) XML
17 100 (13.72%) OO
18 98 (13.44%) JavaScript
19 85 (11.66%) TDD
20 81 (11.11%) Linux
20 81 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
21 80 (10.97%) Computer Science
22 79 (10.84%) MVC
23 73 (10.01%) Microsoft
23 73 (10.01%) ASP.NET
24 71 (9.74%) Test Scripting
25 67 (9.19%) Business Analysis

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 38 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.57%) CMS
3 15 (2.06%) IIS
3 15 (2.06%) WebSphere
4 12 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (1.23%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (0.96%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.96%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.55%) Apache
10 3 (0.41%) Node.js
10 3 (0.41%) Drupal
11 2 (0.27%) MediaWiki
11 2 (0.27%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.27%) PowerExchange
12 1 (0.14%) Jetty
12 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 62 (8.50%) MS Excel
2 44 (6.04%) MS Office
3 13 (1.78%) MS Project
3 13 (1.78%) MS Visio
3 13 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.96%) PowerPivot
5 5 (0.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
2 21 (2.88%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (2.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (2.33%) SAP FI
4 17 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 17 (2.33%) SAP CO
5 14 (1.92%) Oracle HRMS
5 14 (1.92%) Oracle Payroll
6 10 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (0.96%) Magento
8 6 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
9 5 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.69%) Sentinel
9 5 (0.69%) Pivotal CRM
9 5 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.10%) Force.com
1 8 (1.10%) SaaS
2 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.65%) Internet
2 8 (1.10%) DNS
3 6 (0.82%) HTTP
4 4 (0.55%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.55%) Intranet
5 3 (0.41%) SDH
5 3 (0.41%) WAN
5 3 (0.41%) DWDM
5 3 (0.41%) MPLS
5 3 (0.41%) OSPF
5 3 (0.41%) BGP
5 3 (0.41%) Firewall
5 3 (0.41%) Network Security
5 3 (0.41%) Junos
5 3 (0.41%) Multicast
6 2 (0.27%) SAN
7 1 (0.14%) LAN
7 1 (0.14%) DHCP
7 1 (0.14%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 51 (7.00%) Data Warehouse
3 48 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 33 (4.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 25 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (2.88%) MySQL
10 16 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (1.92%) SQLPlus
12 13 (1.78%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (1.10%) Big Data
16 7 (0.96%) Hadoop
16 7 (0.96%) Oracle OLAP
16 7 (0.96%) QlikView
16 7 (0.96%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 49 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (6.58%) Visual Studio
3 42 (5.76%) Selenium
4 33 (4.53%) SoapUI
5 28 (3.84%) FitNesse
5 28 (3.84%) JIRA
6 23 (3.16%) TeamCity
7 21 (2.88%) Git (software)
8 18 (2.47%) JUnit
9 17 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 16 (2.19%) Subversion
11 14 (1.92%) Toad
12 10 (1.37%) NUnit
12 10 (1.37%) WebDriver
13 9 (1.23%) jMock
13 9 (1.23%) Eclipse
14 8 (1.10%) QuickTest Pro
15 7 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
15 7 (0.96%) Mercurial
15 7 (0.96%) Moq
General
1 284 (38.96%) Finance
2 139 (19.07%) Banking
3 56 (7.68%) Retail
3 56 (7.68%) Investment Banking
4 35 (4.80%) Publishing
5 33 (4.53%) Front Office
6 29 (3.98%) Legal
7 28 (3.84%) Telecoms
8 21 (2.88%) Back Office
9 19 (2.61%) Marketing
10 16 (2.19%) Games
11 12 (1.65%) Advertising
12 11 (1.51%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.41%) Law
13 3 (0.41%) Billing
13 3 (0.41%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.27%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 230 (31.55%) Developer
2 227 (31.14%) Analyst
3 81 (11.11%) Consultant
4 77 (10.56%) Business Analyst
5 68 (9.33%) Tester
6 55 (7.54%) Test Analyst
7 51 (7.00%) QA Tester
7 51 (7.00%) QA Engineer
8 48 (6.58%) Java Developer
9 47 (6.45%) C# Developer
10 43 (5.90%) Programmer
11 39 (5.35%) Senior Developer
12 37 (5.08%) Support Analyst
12 37 (5.08%) .NET Developer
12 37 (5.08%) Test Consultant
13 35 (4.80%) Analyst Programmer
14 34 (4.66%) Systems Analyst
14 34 (4.66%) QA Analyst
15 30 (4.12%) Test Engineer
16 27 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (19.62%) .NET
2 109 (14.95%) XML
3 73 (10.01%) ASP.NET
4 64 (8.78%) Web Services
5 58 (7.96%) SOAP
6 53 (7.27%) HTML
7 42 (5.76%) J2EE
8 41 (5.62%) CSS
9 37 (5.08%) Spring
10 36 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (4.66%) .NET Framework
12 31 (4.25%) WCF
13 29 (3.98%) JSP
14 26 (3.57%) jQuery
15 25 (3.43%) Hibernate
16 22 (3.02%) Ruby on Rails
17 21 (2.88%) Ajax
18 17 (2.33%) XML Messaging
19 16 (2.19%) HTML5
20 15 (2.06%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 80 (10.97%) Computer Science
2 51 (7.00%) Equities
3 49 (6.72%) Management Information System
4 35 (4.80%) Mathematics
5 34 (4.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (3.84%) Derivative
7 12 (1.65%) Open Source
8 11 (1.51%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.23%) N-Tier
9 9 (1.23%) Visualisation
9 9 (1.23%) SWIFT
10 7 (0.96%) Reference Data
11 6 (0.82%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.82%) Spread Betting
11 6 (0.82%) Streaming Media
12 5 (0.69%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.69%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.69%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.69%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 81 (11.11%) Linux
2 58 (7.96%) Windows
3 57 (7.82%) UNIX
4 29 (3.98%) Android
5 27 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 17 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.27%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.27%) SUSE
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (30.73%) User Acceptance Testing
2 213 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (23.59%) Unit Testing
4 141 (19.34%) Software Testing
5 126 (17.28%) Integration Testing
6 119 (16.32%) Scrum
7 118 (16.19%) Regression Testing
8 100 (13.72%) OO
9 85 (11.66%) TDD
10 81 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 79 (10.84%) MVC
12 71 (9.74%) Test Scripting
13 67 (9.19%) Business Analysis
14 65 (8.92%) Data Analysis
15 62 (8.50%) Project Management
16 59 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
17 57 (7.82%) Manual Testing
17 57 (7.82%) Automated Testing
18 50 (6.86%) Test Management
19 49 (6.72%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 304 (41.70%) SQL
2 126 (17.28%) Java
3 114 (15.64%) C#
4 98 (13.44%) JavaScript
5 63 (8.64%) Python
6 59 (8.09%) C++
7 37 (5.08%) PL/SQL
8 33 (4.53%) Ruby
9 28 (3.84%) Shell Script
10 20 (2.74%) Bash Shell
11 19 (2.61%) VB.NET
12 17 (2.33%) T-SQL
13 16 (2.19%) VB
14 14 (1.92%) PHP
15 13 (1.78%) ABAP
16 11 (1.51%) Perl
17 10 (1.37%) C
18 9 (1.23%) PowerShell
18 9 (1.23%) Apex Code
19 8 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 141 (19.34%) Degree
2 118 (16.19%) ISEB
3 49 (6.72%) ISTQB
4 23 (3.16%) Security Cleared
5 18 (2.47%) SC Cleared
6 17 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.23%) CISSP
8 9 (1.23%) CCNP
8 9 (1.23%) CISM
9 7 (0.96%) PMP
9 7 (0.96%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.41%) CCIE
11 3 (0.41%) JNCIE
12 2 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.14%) MCTS
13 1 (0.14%) MCSD
13 1 (0.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 257 (35.25%) QA
2 15 (2.06%) SLA
3 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.14%) Section 508
4 1 (0.14%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 65 (8.92%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.55%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 164 (22.50%) Oracle
2 73 (10.01%) Microsoft
3 57 (7.82%) HP
4 35 (4.80%) SAP
5 27 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
6 25 (3.43%) Business Objects
7 18 (2.47%) IBM
8 16 (2.19%) Tableau
9 10 (1.37%) hybris
10 9 (1.23%) Cognos
10 9 (1.23%) webMethods
11 8 (1.10%) Perforce
12 7 (0.96%) thinkFolio
12 7 (0.96%) Demandware
12 7 (0.96%) Retek
13 6 (0.82%) Telerik
14 5 (0.69%) Cerillion
14 5 (0.69%) VMware
14 5 (0.69%) ATG
14 5 (0.69%) JD Edwards
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Equity + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Energon Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Page Digital
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65k + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Drake Fleming
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 10 days ago
Teddington
Blue Town Online
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £00 - £40000 per annum + benefits OTAAE
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 19 days ago