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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 326 305 371
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +66
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 341 382 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.72% 0.87% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.06% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 277 348 261
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 £65,000 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
38965 36132 40630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.77% 81.91% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32119 29911 35026
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -80 71 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Bromley - 4 £53,750 -
Greenford - 3 - -
New Malden - 3 £42,500 -
Docklands, London - 3 - -
Hayes - 2 £86,000 -
Ealing +8 1 £40,000 -22.33%
Sidcup 0 1 £30,000 -28.14% 1
Upminster - 1 £32,500 -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (43.12%) SQL
2 287 (40.71%) Finance
3 244 (34.61%) QA
4 193 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
5 192 (27.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 175 (24.82%) Oracle
7 163 (23.12%) SQL Server
8 157 (22.27%) Unit Testing
9 137 (19.43%) Software Testing
10 133 (18.87%) .NET
11 126 (17.87%) Degree
12 124 (17.59%) Banking
13 116 (16.45%) ISEB
14 112 (15.89%) Integration Testing
15 110 (15.60%) Scrum
16 108 (15.32%) Java
17 105 (14.89%) C#
18 102 (14.47%) JavaScript
19 101 (14.33%) XML
19 101 (14.33%) Regression Testing
20 91 (12.91%) Business Intelligence
21 86 (12.20%) OO
22 78 (11.06%) Computer Science
23 75 (10.64%) Microsoft
24 74 (10.50%) MS Excel
25 73 (10.35%) Linux
26 70 (9.93%) Retail
27 68 (9.65%) TDD
27 68 (9.65%) HP Quality Center
28 67 (9.50%) ASP.NET

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (5.96%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.83%) CMS
3 19 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 17 (2.41%) IIS
5 9 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.13%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.13%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.43%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.28%) Apache
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.28%) Confluence
10 2 (0.28%) Node.js
10 2 (0.28%) Drupal
11 1 (0.14%) Jetty
11 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 74 (10.50%) MS Excel
2 44 (6.24%) MS Office
3 21 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (2.41%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.84%) MS Project
6 7 (0.99%) PowerPivot
7 5 (0.71%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 35 (4.96%) Oracle EBS
2 32 (4.54%) Oracle Applications
2 32 (4.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 20 (2.84%) Oracle Payroll
3 20 (2.84%) Oracle HRMS
4 17 (2.41%) SAP FI
4 17 (2.41%) SAP FI/CO
4 17 (2.41%) SAP CO
5 14 (1.99%) Dynamics NAV
6 12 (1.70%) Oracle General Ledger
6 12 (1.70%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (1.70%) Oracle Receivables
6 12 (1.70%) Oracle Assets
6 12 (1.70%) Oracle Financials
7 10 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.99%) Magento
9 5 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (0.71%) SAP Business One
9 5 (0.71%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (0.71%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.13%) Force.com
1 8 (1.13%) SaaS
2 2 (0.28%) IaaS
2 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.28%) Internet
2 8 (1.13%) DNS
3 6 (0.85%) HTTP
4 5 (0.71%) Intranet
5 4 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.43%) SDH
6 3 (0.43%) WAN
6 3 (0.43%) DWDM
6 3 (0.43%) MPLS
6 3 (0.43%) OSPF
6 3 (0.43%) BGP
6 3 (0.43%) Firewall
6 3 (0.43%) Network Security
6 3 (0.43%) Junos
6 3 (0.43%) Multicast
7 2 (0.28%) NAS
7 2 (0.28%) SAN
8 1 (0.14%) SSL
8 1 (0.14%) DHCP
8 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (23.12%) SQL Server
2 51 (7.23%) Data Warehouse
2 51 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (5.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 34 (4.82%) Relational Database
6 25 (3.55%) Oracle Database
7 24 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (2.41%) MySQL
10 16 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 14 (1.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 12 (1.70%) Oracle BI EE
13 12 (1.70%) Oracle OLAP
13 12 (1.70%) OLAP
14 11 (1.56%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.28%) SQLPlus
16 8 (1.13%) Big Data
17 7 (0.99%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 50 (7.09%) Visual Studio
2 41 (5.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (5.39%) Selenium
4 30 (4.26%) JIRA
5 27 (3.83%) TeamCity
6 24 (3.40%) SoapUI
7 21 (2.98%) FitNesse
8 19 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 14 (1.99%) Subversion
9 14 (1.99%) Oracle Forms
10 13 (1.84%) JUnit
10 13 (1.84%) WebDriver
11 12 (1.70%) Git (software)
12 11 (1.56%) Eclipse
13 9 (1.28%) Toad
13 9 (1.28%) SpecFlow
14 7 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
14 7 (0.99%) Maven
15 6 (0.85%) Artifactory
15 6 (0.85%) Android Studio
General
1 287 (40.71%) Finance
2 124 (17.59%) Banking
3 70 (9.93%) Retail
4 53 (7.52%) Investment Banking
5 38 (5.39%) Publishing
6 32 (4.54%) Front Office
7 29 (4.11%) Telecoms
8 26 (3.69%) Legal
9 24 (3.40%) Back Office
10 17 (2.41%) Marketing
11 12 (1.70%) Games
12 9 (1.28%) Financial Institution
13 8 (1.13%) Advertising
14 3 (0.43%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.43%) Billing
14 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.43%) Law
15 2 (0.28%) Electronics
15 2 (0.28%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 226 (32.06%) Analyst
2 209 (29.65%) Developer
3 82 (11.63%) Consultant
4 62 (8.79%) Tester
5 57 (8.09%) Business Analyst
6 52 (7.38%) Test Analyst
7 47 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 45 (6.38%) QA Engineer
9 42 (5.96%) Programmer
10 41 (5.82%) C# Developer
11 40 (5.67%) QA Tester
12 39 (5.53%) Analyst Programmer
13 38 (5.39%) Java Developer
14 37 (5.25%) Test Consultant
15 36 (5.11%) Senior Developer
16 33 (4.68%) .NET Developer
17 32 (4.54%) Oracle Analyst
17 32 (4.54%) Oracle Support Analyst
18 27 (3.83%) Junior
18 27 (3.83%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (18.87%) .NET
2 101 (14.33%) XML
3 67 (9.50%) ASP.NET
4 64 (9.08%) Web Services
5 50 (7.09%) SOAP
6 48 (6.81%) HTML
7 38 (5.39%) CSS
8 36 (5.11%) J2EE
9 34 (4.82%) .NET Framework
9 34 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (4.11%) jQuery
11 28 (3.97%) WCF
11 28 (3.97%) Spring
12 26 (3.69%) Hibernate
13 25 (3.55%) JSP
14 22 (3.12%) Ajax
14 22 (3.12%) Ruby on Rails
15 21 (2.98%) XML Messaging
16 19 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
16 19 (2.70%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 78 (11.06%) Computer Science
2 54 (7.66%) Management Information System
3 48 (6.81%) Equities
4 30 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 30 (4.26%) Mathematics
5 27 (3.83%) Derivative
6 13 (1.84%) Visualisation
6 13 (1.84%) Open Source
7 11 (1.56%) SWIFT
7 11 (1.56%) Reference Data
8 9 (1.28%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.13%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.85%) Blackberry
10 6 (0.85%) Streaming Media
10 6 (0.85%) Data Extraction
10 6 (0.85%) Spread Betting
10 6 (0.85%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.71%) Credit Risk
11 5 (0.71%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.43%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 73 (10.35%) Linux
2 54 (7.66%) UNIX
3 49 (6.95%) Windows
4 22 (3.12%) Android
5 20 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (2.84%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.28%) SUSE
8 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (27.23%) User Acceptance Testing
3 157 (22.27%) Unit Testing
4 137 (19.43%) Software Testing
5 112 (15.89%) Integration Testing
6 110 (15.60%) Scrum
7 101 (14.33%) Regression Testing
8 91 (12.91%) Business Intelligence
9 86 (12.20%) OO
10 68 (9.65%) TDD
11 64 (9.08%) Project Management
12 62 (8.79%) MVC
12 62 (8.79%) Data Analysis
13 59 (8.37%) E-Commerce
14 58 (8.23%) Test Scripting
15 57 (8.09%) ETL
15 57 (8.09%) Business Analysis
16 54 (7.66%) Data Management
17 53 (7.52%) Test Management
18 51 (7.23%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 304 (43.12%) SQL
2 108 (15.32%) Java
3 105 (14.89%) C#
4 102 (14.47%) JavaScript
5 57 (8.09%) C++
6 53 (7.52%) Python
7 43 (6.10%) PL/SQL
8 31 (4.40%) Ruby
9 24 (3.40%) Shell Script
10 19 (2.70%) T-SQL
11 18 (2.55%) VB.NET
12 16 (2.27%) VB
13 13 (1.84%) ABAP
14 12 (1.70%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.42%) PHP
16 9 (1.28%) Perl
16 9 (1.28%) Apex Code
17 7 (0.99%) VB6
17 7 (0.99%) C
18 6 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 126 (17.87%) Degree
2 116 (16.45%) ISEB
3 53 (7.52%) ISTQB
4 23 (3.26%) Security Cleared
5 21 (2.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (2.27%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.70%) PMP
7 12 (1.70%) PMI Certification
7 12 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.28%) CISSP
8 9 (1.28%) CCNP
8 9 (1.28%) CISM
9 6 (0.85%) 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
1 244 (34.61%) QA
2 7 (0.99%) SLA
3 2 (0.28%) Basel II
4 1 (0.14%) TickIT
4 1 (0.14%) Section 508
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 7 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 68 (9.65%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (1.70%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 175 (24.82%) Oracle
2 75 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 65 (9.22%) HP
4 39 (5.53%) SAP
5 30 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
6 26 (3.69%) Business Objects
7 23 (3.26%) IBM
8 14 (1.99%) hybris
8 14 (1.99%) Tableau
9 11 (1.56%) Demandware
10 9 (1.28%) webMethods
10 9 (1.28%) ATG
11 8 (1.13%) Cognos
11 8 (1.13%) Cerillion
12 7 (0.99%) Telerik
12 7 (0.99%) thinkFolio
12 7 (0.99%) Retek
13 5 (0.71%) JD Edwards
13 5 (0.71%) Avaya
13 5 (0.71%) Genesys
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
BEConsultancy
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 7 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: 7 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 10 days ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Pioneer Consulting - SAP
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago