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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 448 334 308
Rank change year-on-year
-114 -26
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 182 377 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.77% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.91% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 163 294 325
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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
37658 41412 36900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.43% 84.77% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31632 34412 30712
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 £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -6 55 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Hounslow - 7 £60,000 -
Twickenham - 7 £60,000 -
Uxbridge 0 4 - -
Croydon - 2 £43,750 -
Southwark - 2 £35,500 -
Romford - 1 £41,000 -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 180 (42.86%) SQL
2 152 (36.19%) Finance
3 138 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (32.62%) User Acceptance Testing
5 111 (26.43%) QA
6 104 (24.76%) SQL Server
7 92 (21.90%) Oracle
8 83 (19.76%) Degree
9 77 (18.33%) Microsoft
10 74 (17.62%) Analytical Skills
11 64 (15.24%) Java
12 62 (14.76%) Scrum
13 60 (14.29%) ISEB
14 58 (13.81%) SDLC
15 56 (13.33%) C#
15 56 (13.33%) .NET
16 53 (12.62%) Computer Science
17 51 (12.14%) JavaScript
17 51 (12.14%) XML
18 50 (11.90%) Windows
18 50 (11.90%) Regression Testing
19 48 (11.43%) Integration Testing
20 47 (11.19%) Retail
21 44 (10.48%) Banking
21 44 (10.48%) Software Testing
21 44 (10.48%) HTML
22 43 (10.24%) PL/SQL
22 43 (10.24%) Management Information System
23 42 (10.00%) MS Excel
24 41 (9.76%) Business Intelligence

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 14 (3.33%) IIS
1 14 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.86%) Lync
2 12 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (2.14%) JBoss
4 6 (1.43%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.19%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (0.95%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.95%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (0.95%) Liferay
7 3 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.71%) Oracle BPEL
7 3 (0.71%) SAS
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.24%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 42 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 32 (7.62%) MS Office
3 10 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.67%) GNU Octave
6 4 (0.95%) FastStats
7 2 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (4.52%) Oracle EBS
1 19 (4.52%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (2.86%) Oracle Financials
2 12 (2.86%) SAP MM
3 11 (2.62%) SAP SD
4 10 (2.38%) SAP PP
4 10 (2.38%) Oracle Retail
5 9 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (2.14%) Oracle SCM
5 9 (2.14%) Oracle HRMS
6 7 (1.67%) SAP APO
6 7 (1.67%) SAP PP-PI
7 5 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.95%) SAP WM
8 4 (0.95%) SAP PM
9 3 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.71%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.86%) Office 365
2 4 (0.95%) Lucidchart
2 4 (0.95%) Veeva
3 3 (0.71%) SaaS
4 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.33%) Internet
2 12 (2.86%) Unified Communications
3 7 (1.67%) SMTP
3 7 (1.67%) DHCP
3 7 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.67%) DNS
4 5 (1.19%) PBX
4 5 (1.19%) VoIP
5 2 (0.48%) WebEx
6 1 (0.24%) LAN
6 1 (0.24%) 4G
6 1 (0.24%) 3G
6 1 (0.24%) Wireless
6 1 (0.24%) NFC
6 1 (0.24%) WAN
6 1 (0.24%) SSL
6 1 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (5.48%) Oracle Database
4 20 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (3.81%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (3.57%) MySQL
7 13 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (2.86%) SAP HANA
9 9 (2.14%) Oracle Discoverer
9 9 (2.14%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.67%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.67%) SAP BW
12 6 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (6.43%) JIRA
2 26 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (5.48%) Selenium
4 22 (5.24%) Visual Studio
5 15 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 13 (3.10%) Oracle APEX
6 13 (3.10%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (2.14%) JBehave
8 8 (1.90%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.43%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.19%) Subversion
11 4 (0.95%) Maven
11 4 (0.95%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.95%) Log4j
11 4 (0.95%) Ant
11 4 (0.95%) JUnit
11 4 (0.95%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.95%) HP UFT
11 4 (0.95%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 152 (36.19%) Finance
2 47 (11.19%) Retail
3 44 (10.48%) Banking
4 21 (5.00%) Back Office
5 20 (4.76%) Investment Banking
6 16 (3.81%) Marketing
7 13 (3.10%) Manufacturing
8 12 (2.86%) Front Office
9 8 (1.90%) Advertising
10 6 (1.43%) Billing
10 6 (1.43%) Legal
10 6 (1.43%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.43%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.19%) Law
12 3 (0.71%) Publishing
12 3 (0.71%) Games
12 3 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.24%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 144 (34.29%) Analyst
2 101 (24.05%) Developer
3 67 (15.95%) Business Analyst
4 50 (11.90%) Consultant
5 33 (7.86%) Test Analyst
6 31 (7.38%) Tester
7 29 (6.90%) .NET Developer
8 26 (6.19%) Junior
9 22 (5.24%) Senior Developer
9 22 (5.24%) Junior Analyst
10 20 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
11 18 (4.29%) Java Developer
11 18 (4.29%) Support Analyst
12 16 (3.81%) SAP Consultant
13 15 (3.57%) C# Developer
13 15 (3.57%) Applications Support
13 15 (3.57%) Project Manager
13 15 (3.57%) Test Manager
13 15 (3.57%) QA Engineer
13 15 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (13.33%) .NET
2 51 (12.14%) XML
3 44 (10.48%) HTML
4 26 (6.19%) jQuery
5 22 (5.24%) CSS
5 22 (5.24%) Ajax
6 20 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 19 (4.52%) REST
8 15 (3.57%) J2EE
8 15 (3.57%) Web Services
9 13 (3.10%) XSL
10 11 (2.62%) Struts
10 11 (2.62%) JSP
10 11 (2.62%) WinForms
10 11 (2.62%) WCF
11 9 (2.14%) WPF
11 9 (2.14%) LINQ
12 7 (1.67%) XSD
12 7 (1.67%) XSLT
13 6 (1.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 74 (17.62%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (12.62%) Computer Science
3 43 (10.24%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.81%) Hedge funds
5 14 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.62%) Equities
7 10 (2.38%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.38%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.90%) User Experience
8 8 (1.90%) FMCG
9 7 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.67%) W3C
9 7 (1.67%) SWIFT
10 6 (1.43%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.19%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.19%) Derivative
12 4 (0.95%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.95%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.71%) Credit Risk
14 2 (0.48%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 50 (11.90%) Windows
2 20 (4.76%) UNIX
3 13 (3.10%) Linux
4 9 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.43%) Windows Phone
7 5 (1.19%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.19%) Windows Vista
7 5 (1.19%) Android
7 5 (1.19%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.71%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.48%) Solaris
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (32.62%) User Acceptance Testing
3 62 (14.76%) Scrum
4 58 (13.81%) SDLC
5 50 (11.90%) Regression Testing
6 48 (11.43%) Integration Testing
7 44 (10.48%) Software Testing
8 41 (9.76%) Business Analysis
8 41 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (9.29%) Unit Testing
9 39 (9.29%) Test Scripting
10 36 (8.57%) User Stories
11 35 (8.33%) Performance Testing
12 33 (7.86%) Test Strategy
13 32 (7.62%) CRM
14 31 (7.38%) E-Commerce
15 27 (6.43%) ETL
16 26 (6.19%) Data Analysis
17 23 (5.48%) Change Control
17 23 (5.48%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 180 (42.86%) SQL
2 64 (15.24%) Java
3 56 (13.33%) C#
4 51 (12.14%) JavaScript
5 43 (10.24%) PL/SQL
6 24 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 13 (3.10%) VB
7 13 (3.10%) C++
8 11 (2.62%) R
9 10 (2.38%) PHP
9 10 (2.38%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.38%) VBA
10 9 (2.14%) COBOL
10 9 (2.14%) MATLAB
11 8 (1.90%) Perl
12 7 (1.67%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.67%) XPath
13 6 (1.43%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.43%) Scala
14 5 (1.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 83 (19.76%) Degree
2 60 (14.29%) ISEB
3 32 (7.62%) ISTQB
4 22 (5.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.95%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.48%) PMP
6 2 (0.48%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.48%) CBAP
6 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) CCNA
7 1 (0.24%) CSQA
7 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.24%) CISSP
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (26.43%) QA
2 7 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.19%) SLA
4 4 (0.95%) Basel II
4 4 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.48%) EMIR
5 2 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.24%) FATCA
6 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.71%) XenApp
3 2 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.24%) KVM
4 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.48%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.24%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 92 (21.90%) Oracle
2 77 (18.33%) Microsoft
3 33 (7.86%) SAP
4 21 (5.00%) HP
5 17 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (3.81%) Business Objects
7 15 (3.57%) VMware
8 14 (3.33%) Retek
9 12 (2.86%) Teradata
9 12 (2.86%) Siebel
10 8 (1.90%) Citrix
11 6 (1.43%) Avaya
11 6 (1.43%) Tableau
12 5 (1.19%) BT
12 5 (1.19%) Cognos
12 5 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
13 4 (0.95%) IBM
13 4 (0.95%) NetSuite
14 3 (0.71%) Ariba
14 3 (0.71%) Serena
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Argus Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Dependant on Experience Level
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ABRS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago