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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 441 354 294
Rank change year-on-year
-87 -60
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 195 341 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.73% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.86% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 167 277 355
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
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
38080 39730 37673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.68% 84.63% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32190 32726 31226
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +2 48 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Uxbridge - 4 £47,500 -
Croydon - 2 £21,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £60,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £60,000 -
Southwark - 1 £36,000 -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 152 (39.28%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (38.50%) Finance
3 145 (37.47%) SQL
4 142 (36.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 113 (29.20%) QA
6 91 (23.51%) SQL Server
7 87 (22.48%) Degree
8 77 (19.90%) Microsoft
9 76 (19.64%) Scrum
10 69 (17.83%) Oracle
10 69 (17.83%) Java
11 67 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
12 64 (16.54%) ISEB
13 62 (16.02%) Computer Science
14 56 (14.47%) Banking
14 56 (14.47%) SDLC
15 53 (13.70%) JavaScript
16 52 (13.44%) Business Intelligence
17 51 (13.18%) Retail
18 48 (12.40%) MS Excel
18 48 (12.40%) XML
19 45 (11.63%) .NET
19 45 (11.63%) Software Testing
19 45 (11.63%) Integration Testing
20 44 (11.37%) Unit Testing
21 43 (11.11%) Regression Testing
22 42 (10.85%) HTML
23 39 (10.08%) C#
24 38 (9.82%) Test Scripting
25 37 (9.56%) ISTQB

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.36%) IIS
3 8 (2.07%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.81%) JBoss
5 6 (1.55%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.55%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.29%) Lync
6 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.03%) Liferay
7 4 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.03%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.03%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.78%) SAS
8 3 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.52%) CMS
9 2 (0.52%) Drupal
10 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 48 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 35 (9.04%) MS Office
3 9 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.03%) FastStats
6 2 (0.52%) MS Project
7 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (3.36%) Oracle Retail
2 10 (2.58%) SAP SD
2 10 (2.58%) SAP MM
3 8 (2.07%) SAP PP
3 8 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.29%) SAP WM
4 5 (1.29%) SAP PM
5 4 (1.03%) SAP CRM
5 4 (1.03%) SAP R/3
5 4 (1.03%) SAP APO
5 4 (1.03%) SAP PP-PI
5 4 (1.03%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.78%) SAP MII
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.78%) Lawson
6 3 (0.78%) CSG Singleview
6 3 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.52%) HFM
7 2 (0.52%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.55%) Office 365
2 4 (1.03%) Lucidchart
3 3 (0.78%) SaaS
4 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.55%) Internet
2 5 (1.29%) Unified Communications
2 5 (1.29%) PBX
2 5 (1.29%) VoIP
3 3 (0.78%) 4G
3 3 (0.78%) 3G
4 2 (0.52%) WebEx
5 1 (0.26%) SSH
5 1 (0.26%) LAN
5 1 (0.26%) WAN
5 1 (0.26%) SMTP
5 1 (0.26%) DHCP
5 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.26%) VPN
5 1 (0.26%) DNS
5 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (23.51%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.75%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (5.94%) Relational Database
5 22 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (4.91%) Oracle Database
7 17 (4.39%) MySQL
8 16 (4.13%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (2.58%) RDBMS
12 9 (2.33%) MongoDB
13 8 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (2.07%) SAP BW
14 7 (1.81%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.81%) Oracle BI EE
15 6 (1.55%) NonStop SQL
15 6 (1.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 34 (8.79%) Selenium
2 29 (7.49%) JIRA
3 22 (5.68%) Cucumber
4 20 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (4.65%) JBehave
6 17 (4.39%) Visual Studio
7 12 (3.10%) WebDriver
8 11 (2.84%) SoapUI
9 9 (2.33%) Jenkins
9 9 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (2.07%) Git (software)
10 8 (2.07%) HP UFT
11 6 (1.55%) JMeter
12 5 (1.29%) Subversion
12 5 (1.29%) Maven
13 4 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (1.03%) Log4j
13 4 (1.03%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.03%) Ant
13 4 (1.03%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 149 (38.50%) Finance
2 56 (14.47%) Banking
3 51 (13.18%) Retail
4 32 (8.27%) Back Office
5 15 (3.88%) Financial Institution
6 13 (3.36%) Manufacturing
6 13 (3.36%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.84%) Marketing
8 9 (2.33%) Telecoms
9 8 (2.07%) Front Office
9 8 (2.07%) Billing
10 7 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.03%) Law
11 4 (1.03%) Legal
12 3 (0.78%) Automotive
12 3 (0.78%) Advertising
12 3 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.26%) International Banking
14 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 142 (36.69%) Analyst
2 76 (19.64%) Developer
3 63 (16.28%) Business Analyst
4 37 (9.56%) Consultant
5 35 (9.04%) Tester
6 31 (8.01%) Test Analyst
7 29 (7.49%) Junior
8 24 (6.20%) Junior Analyst
9 21 (5.43%) Senior Developer
9 21 (5.43%) .NET Developer
10 18 (4.65%) QA Tester
11 15 (3.88%) SAP Consultant
11 15 (3.88%) Project Manager
12 14 (3.62%) QA Engineer
12 14 (3.62%) Technical Business Analyst
13 13 (3.36%) Support Analyst
13 13 (3.36%) Technical Analyst
14 12 (3.10%) Java Developer
14 12 (3.10%) Senior Consultant
14 12 (3.10%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.40%) XML
2 45 (11.63%) .NET
3 42 (10.85%) HTML
4 24 (6.20%) Web Services
5 23 (5.94%) CSS
6 22 (5.68%) ASP.NET
7 21 (5.43%) Ajax
7 21 (5.43%) jQuery
8 20 (5.17%) REST
9 15 (3.88%) SOAP
10 14 (3.62%) J2EE
11 13 (3.36%) XSL
12 10 (2.58%) WCF
13 8 (2.07%) WPF
13 8 (2.07%) HTML5
13 8 (2.07%) LINQ
14 7 (1.81%) .NET Framework
14 7 (1.81%) JSON
14 7 (1.81%) Middleware
14 7 (1.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 67 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (16.02%) Computer Science
3 31 (8.01%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (4.13%) Hedge funds
6 15 (3.88%) Derivative
7 14 (3.62%) Mobile App
7 14 (3.62%) Data Structures
8 10 (2.58%) Market Risk
8 10 (2.58%) Reference Data
9 9 (2.33%) Equities
10 7 (1.81%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.55%) FMCG
11 6 (1.55%) SWIFT
11 6 (1.55%) User Experience
12 5 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.29%) Video on Demand
12 5 (1.29%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.29%) GIS
13 4 (1.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.75%) Windows
2 23 (5.94%) Linux
2 23 (5.94%) UNIX
3 5 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (1.29%) Windows Phone
3 5 (1.29%) Windows XP
3 5 (1.29%) Windows Vista
3 5 (1.29%) Android
3 5 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (1.29%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (1.03%) Solaris
4 4 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (39.28%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (36.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 76 (19.64%) Scrum
4 56 (14.47%) SDLC
5 52 (13.44%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (11.63%) Software Testing
6 45 (11.63%) Integration Testing
7 44 (11.37%) Unit Testing
8 43 (11.11%) Regression Testing
9 38 (9.82%) Test Scripting
10 37 (9.56%) Data Analysis
11 36 (9.30%) Business Analysis
11 36 (9.30%) TDD
12 32 (8.27%) Test Strategy
13 31 (8.01%) Project Management
14 29 (7.49%) Waterfall
15 28 (7.24%) ETL
15 28 (7.24%) Automated Testing
16 27 (6.98%) User Stories
17 26 (6.72%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 145 (37.47%) SQL
2 69 (17.83%) Java
3 53 (13.70%) JavaScript
4 39 (10.08%) C#
5 26 (6.72%) T-SQL
6 20 (5.17%) PL/SQL
7 16 (4.13%) C
7 16 (4.13%) PHP
8 12 (3.10%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.58%) Ruby
10 9 (2.33%) VB
10 9 (2.33%) Perl
10 9 (2.33%) COBOL
11 7 (1.81%) XPath
11 7 (1.81%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.55%) Scala
12 6 (1.55%) VBA
12 6 (1.55%) Python
13 5 (1.29%) C++
13 5 (1.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 87 (22.48%) Degree
2 64 (16.54%) ISEB
3 37 (9.56%) ISTQB
4 17 (4.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (1.81%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.55%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.03%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.78%) CBAP
9 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (29.20%) QA
2 10 (2.58%) MiFID
3 5 (1.29%) SLA
4 4 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.03%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.78%) Basel II
6 1 (0.26%) EMIR
6 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 13 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.52%) Firmware
3 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (3.62%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.78%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.52%) Puppet
5 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 77 (19.90%) Microsoft
2 69 (17.83%) Oracle
3 36 (9.30%) SAP
4 16 (4.13%) HP
5 14 (3.62%) VMware
6 13 (3.36%) Retek
6 13 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (2.58%) Bloomberg
8 7 (1.81%) Siebel
9 6 (1.55%) Cognos
9 6 (1.55%) Teradata
9 6 (1.55%) hybris
10 5 (1.29%) Tableau
10 5 (1.29%) IBM
10 5 (1.29%) Citrix
10 5 (1.29%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.03%) Sun
11 4 (1.03%) Avaya
11 4 (1.03%) Serena
11 4 (1.03%) Hyperion
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Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Benifits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Mason Frank
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Bonus/Benefitss
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Thebes IT
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent package and opportunity
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
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Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
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London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
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City of London
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