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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 427 350 330
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -20
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 199 356 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.73% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.87% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 176 297 266
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
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
36924 40808 36557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.00% 83.87% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30899 33851 30418
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -13 52 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Twickenham - 7 £60,000 -
Hounslow - 7 £60,000 -
Croydon +17 5 £35,000 - 1
Southwark - 4 £35,000 -
Uxbridge -5 3 - -
Harrow - 3 £45,000 -
Romford - 1 £41,000 -
South Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 185 (44.47%) SQL
2 146 (35.10%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (33.65%) Finance
4 126 (30.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 102 (24.52%) QA
6 98 (23.56%) Oracle
7 93 (22.36%) SQL Server
8 92 (22.12%) Degree
9 79 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
10 73 (17.55%) Microsoft
11 64 (15.38%) .NET
12 62 (14.90%) C#
13 60 (14.42%) Java
14 59 (14.18%) Windows
15 54 (12.98%) JavaScript
16 52 (12.50%) XML
16 52 (12.50%) Integration Testing
17 49 (11.78%) PL/SQL
17 49 (11.78%) Scrum
18 48 (11.54%) ISEB
19 47 (11.30%) Regression Testing
19 47 (11.30%) Computer Science
20 46 (11.06%) Unit Testing
21 45 (10.82%) Retail
21 45 (10.82%) MS Excel
22 44 (10.58%) HTML
22 44 (10.58%) Management Information System
23 42 (10.10%) Test Scripting
24 38 (9.13%) Software Testing
25 37 (8.89%) User Stories

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (2.88%) SharePoint
1 12 (2.88%) IIS
1 12 (2.88%) Lync
1 12 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (1.92%) JBoss
3 5 (1.20%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.96%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.96%) CMS
5 3 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (0.72%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (0.72%) SAS
5 3 (0.72%) Liferay
5 3 (0.72%) Oracle BPEL
5 3 (0.72%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (10.82%) MS Excel
2 27 (6.49%) MS Office
3 10 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.16%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.68%) GNU Octave
6 4 (0.96%) FastStats
7 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (6.49%) Oracle Applications
2 25 (6.01%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
4 14 (3.37%) SAP MM
5 13 (3.13%) Oracle SCM
5 13 (3.13%) Oracle HRMS
5 13 (3.13%) SAP SD
6 11 (2.64%) SAP PP
7 10 (2.40%) Oracle Retail
8 8 (1.92%) SAP PP-PI
8 8 (1.92%) SAP APO
9 7 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (1.44%) Towers Watson Igloo
11 5 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
11 5 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
12 4 (0.96%) SAP PM
12 4 (0.96%) SAP WM
13 3 (0.72%) SAP MII
13 3 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.88%) Office 365
2 6 (1.44%) SaaS
3 4 (0.96%) Veeva
4 3 (0.72%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.61%) Internet
2 12 (2.88%) Unified Communications
3 7 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.68%) SMTP
3 7 (1.68%) DHCP
3 7 (1.68%) DNS
4 4 (0.96%) SNMP
5 2 (0.48%) PBX
5 2 (0.48%) VoIP
5 2 (0.48%) 3G
5 2 (0.48%) 4G
5 2 (0.48%) WebEx
6 1 (0.24%) Wireless
6 1 (0.24%) SSL
6 1 (0.24%) Broadband
6 1 (0.24%) VPN
6 1 (0.24%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (22.36%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.21%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (4.57%) Oracle Database
5 16 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (3.37%) MySQL
6 14 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
7 13 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (2.88%) Relational Database
9 11 (2.64%) SAP HANA
10 9 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (1.44%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.44%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.20%) Big Data
12 5 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (5.77%) Visual Studio
3 19 (4.57%) Selenium
4 17 (4.09%) Oracle APEX
4 17 (4.09%) JIRA
5 13 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (2.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (1.68%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.20%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.20%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.20%) Subversion
9 4 (0.96%) Bugzilla
9 4 (0.96%) JBehave
10 3 (0.72%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.72%) Log4j
10 3 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (0.72%) Ant
10 3 (0.72%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.72%) FitNesse
10 3 (0.72%) Maven
General
1 140 (33.65%) Finance
2 45 (10.82%) Retail
3 36 (8.65%) Banking
4 22 (5.29%) Investment Banking
5 18 (4.33%) Back Office
6 17 (4.09%) Manufacturing
7 15 (3.61%) Marketing
8 14 (3.37%) Front Office
9 13 (3.13%) Legal
10 8 (1.92%) Advertising
11 7 (1.68%) Law
12 6 (1.44%) Billing
12 6 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (1.44%) Financial Institution
13 5 (1.20%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.72%) Games
14 3 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.48%) Automotive
15 2 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 132 (31.73%) Analyst
2 114 (27.40%) Developer
3 63 (15.14%) Consultant
4 59 (14.18%) Business Analyst
5 35 (8.41%) Test Analyst
6 32 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 26 (6.25%) Junior
8 24 (5.77%) Oracle Developer
9 22 (5.29%) Tester
9 22 (5.29%) Senior Developer
10 20 (4.81%) Support Analyst
11 19 (4.57%) Applications Support
12 18 (4.33%) Java Developer
13 17 (4.09%) C# Developer
13 17 (4.09%) SAP Consultant
14 15 (3.61%) Senior Consultant
15 14 (3.37%) Agile Business Analyst
16 13 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
16 13 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
16 13 (3.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (15.38%) .NET
2 52 (12.50%) XML
3 44 (10.58%) HTML
4 35 (8.41%) jQuery
5 26 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 21 (5.05%) CSS
7 19 (4.57%) WCF
7 19 (4.57%) Ajax
8 17 (4.09%) Web Services
9 16 (3.85%) REST
10 15 (3.61%) .NET Framework
11 14 (3.37%) Entity Framework
12 13 (3.13%) J2EE
13 11 (2.64%) WinForms
14 10 (2.40%) XSL
14 10 (2.40%) Struts
14 10 (2.40%) JSP
15 7 (1.68%) SOAP
15 7 (1.68%) XSLT
15 7 (1.68%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 79 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (11.30%) Computer Science
3 44 (10.58%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.81%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.64%) Equities
5 11 (2.64%) W3C
6 10 (2.40%) FMCG
6 10 (2.40%) Fixed Income
6 10 (2.40%) Hedge funds
7 9 (2.16%) SWIFT
7 9 (2.16%) User Experience
8 8 (1.92%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.92%) Data Extraction
8 8 (1.92%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.44%) Economics
9 6 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.20%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.20%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.96%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 59 (14.18%) Windows
2 28 (6.73%) UNIX
3 13 (3.13%) Linux
3 13 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.68%) Solaris
4 7 (1.68%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.44%) Windows Phone
6 5 (1.20%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.20%) Android
7 4 (0.96%) Windows Vista
7 4 (0.96%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (35.10%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (30.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 52 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 49 (11.78%) Scrum
5 47 (11.30%) Regression Testing
6 46 (11.06%) Unit Testing
7 42 (10.10%) Test Scripting
8 38 (9.13%) Software Testing
9 37 (8.89%) User Stories
10 36 (8.65%) E-Commerce
11 32 (7.69%) Performance Testing
11 32 (7.69%) Business Analysis
11 32 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
12 30 (7.21%) TDD
13 29 (6.97%) CRM
14 28 (6.73%) Change Control
14 28 (6.73%) Test Strategy
15 26 (6.25%) ETL
15 26 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (5.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 185 (44.47%) SQL
2 62 (14.90%) C#
3 60 (14.42%) Java
4 54 (12.98%) JavaScript
5 49 (11.78%) PL/SQL
6 16 (3.85%) C++
7 14 (3.37%) T-SQL
8 11 (2.64%) R
8 11 (2.64%) VB
8 11 (2.64%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.40%) PHP
9 10 (2.40%) VBA
10 9 (2.16%) MATLAB
11 7 (1.68%) Perl
12 6 (1.44%) XPath
12 6 (1.44%) COBOL
12 6 (1.44%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.20%) Python
13 5 (1.20%) VB6
14 4 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 92 (22.12%) Degree
2 48 (11.54%) ISEB
3 29 (6.97%) ISTQB
4 20 (4.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.96%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.48%) PMP
6 2 (0.48%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.24%) CISSP
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.24%) CCNA
7 1 (0.24%) PhD
7 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (24.52%) QA
2 11 (2.64%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.72%) Basel II
4 3 (0.72%) SLA
5 2 (0.48%) EMIR
5 2 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.24%) FATCA
System Software
1 18 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.72%) XenApp
4 2 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.24%) KVM
5 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (4.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 98 (23.56%) Oracle
2 73 (17.55%) Microsoft
3 30 (7.21%) SAP
4 18 (4.33%) HP
4 18 (4.33%) Retek
4 18 (4.33%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (4.09%) Business Objects
6 12 (2.88%) Siebel
6 12 (2.88%) Teradata
7 11 (2.64%) VMware
8 7 (1.68%) BT
8 7 (1.68%) Citrix
9 6 (1.44%) Avaya
9 6 (1.44%) Sybase
9 6 (1.44%) Tableau
10 5 (1.20%) Cognos
10 5 (1.20%) Telerik
11 4 (0.96%) NetSuite
11 4 (0.96%) Software AG
11 4 (0.96%) Ariba
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
MOTT MACDONALD
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £550.00 - £570.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago