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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 420 493 370
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -123
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 219 186 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.42% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.47% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 163 165 277
Median salary £55,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
35304 39162 42043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.49% 87.86% 87.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30562 32869 34926
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +50 29 £57,500 +27.77% 3
Wimbledon - 7 £36,000 -
Harrow - 3 - -
Romford -10 2 £42,000 +2.43%
Chiswick - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £40,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £37,500 -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 231 (46.29%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (44.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 170 (34.07%) SQL
4 166 (33.27%) Finance
5 151 (30.26%) Java
6 137 (27.45%) QA
7 136 (27.25%) Degree
8 130 (26.05%) Regression Testing
9 115 (23.05%) Microsoft
10 106 (21.24%) SDLC
11 105 (21.04%) Analytical Skills
12 97 (19.44%) Oracle
13 87 (17.43%) Scrum
14 85 (17.03%) .NET
15 79 (15.83%) Unix
16 78 (15.63%) MS Excel
16 78 (15.63%) Business Analysis
17 77 (15.43%) Project Management
18 75 (15.03%) C#
19 74 (14.83%) HTML
20 73 (14.63%) SQL Server
20 73 (14.63%) Automated Testing
21 72 (14.43%) Selenium
22 67 (13.43%) XML
23 66 (13.23%) PRINCE2
23 66 (13.23%) SOAP
24 65 (13.03%) JavaScript
24 65 (13.03%) Banking
24 65 (13.03%) Cucumber
25 60 (12.02%) ISEB

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (4.81%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.20%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.60%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.40%) Apache
4 7 (1.40%) CMS
4 7 (1.40%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.20%) IIS
5 6 (1.20%) JBoss
6 2 (0.40%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.20%) Confluence
7 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 78 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 46 (9.22%) MS Office
3 28 (5.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.61%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.80%) SPSS
6 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (2.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.60%) Oracle HRMS
2 8 (1.60%) Oracle Payroll
3 7 (1.40%) Markit EDM
4 6 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.40%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.20%) CSG Singleview
8 1 (0.20%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.20%) Misys Midas
8 1 (0.20%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 1 (0.20%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.01%) SaaS
2 5 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.60%) PaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.40%) Internet
2 4 (0.80%) HTTP
2 4 (0.80%) Intranet
2 4 (0.80%) VoIP
3 3 (0.60%) Wireless
4 2 (0.40%) 2G
4 2 (0.40%) 3G
4 2 (0.40%) 4G
4 2 (0.40%) INAP
4 2 (0.40%) M3UA
4 2 (0.40%) RANAP
4 2 (0.40%) SCCP
4 2 (0.40%) SCTP
4 2 (0.40%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (0.40%) SMPP
4 2 (0.40%) TCAP
4 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.40%) tcpdump
4 2 (0.40%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.20%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 56 (11.22%) Relational Database
3 25 (5.01%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (3.61%) Oracle Database
7 15 (3.01%) GIS
8 13 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (2.20%) MongoDB
10 11 (2.20%) OLTP
11 10 (2.00%) Big Data
11 10 (2.00%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.20%) MySQL
12 6 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.20%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.00%) Spotfire
13 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 72 (14.43%) Selenium
2 65 (13.03%) Cucumber
3 43 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (6.61%) WebDriver
5 32 (6.41%) SoapUI
6 28 (5.61%) JUnit
7 23 (4.61%) FitNesse
8 22 (4.41%) Visual Studio
9 21 (4.21%) HP UFT
9 21 (4.21%) JIRA
10 19 (3.81%) Rational Functional Tester
10 19 (3.81%) SilkTest
11 18 (3.61%) Jenkins
12 17 (3.41%) Hudson
13 13 (2.61%) Appium
14 12 (2.40%) JBehave
14 12 (2.40%) Oracle Forms
15 11 (2.20%) JMeter
15 11 (2.20%) Oracle APEX
15 11 (2.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 166 (33.27%) Finance
2 65 (13.03%) Banking
3 38 (7.62%) Investment Banking
4 28 (5.61%) Marketing
5 23 (4.61%) Retail
6 20 (4.01%) Games
7 16 (3.21%) Front Office
8 15 (3.01%) Back Office
9 14 (2.81%) Publishing
10 11 (2.20%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.80%) Legal
12 7 (1.40%) Law
13 4 (0.80%) Billing
14 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.20%) Advertising
15 1 (0.20%) Electronics
15 1 (0.20%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 153 (30.66%) Analyst
2 123 (24.65%) Developer
3 67 (13.43%) Business Analyst
4 62 (12.42%) Test Analyst
5 48 (9.62%) Consultant
6 43 (8.62%) Tester
7 41 (8.22%) QA Engineer
8 40 (8.02%) Java Developer
9 32 (6.41%) C# Developer
10 30 (6.01%) Test Engineer
11 29 (5.81%) Java Engineer
12 28 (5.61%) Programmer
13 26 (5.21%) QA Tester
14 20 (4.01%) Android Engineer
14 20 (4.01%) Architect
14 20 (4.01%) Financial Analyst
14 20 (4.01%) Technical Analyst
15 19 (3.81%) .NET Developer
15 19 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
16 18 (3.61%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (17.03%) .NET
2 74 (14.83%) HTML
3 67 (13.43%) XML
4 66 (13.23%) SOAP
5 50 (10.02%) Web Services
6 36 (7.21%) CSS
7 30 (6.01%) ASP.NET
8 19 (3.81%) XBRL
9 17 (3.41%) WCF
10 15 (3.01%) AngularJS
11 14 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (2.81%) HTML5
12 13 (2.61%) Spring
13 11 (2.20%) .NET Framework
13 11 (2.20%) J2EE
13 11 (2.20%) WPF
14 10 (2.00%) Entity Framework
14 10 (2.00%) Hibernate
14 10 (2.00%) JMS
15 9 (1.80%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 105 (21.04%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (7.41%) Fixed Income
3 36 (7.21%) Equities
4 35 (7.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 33 (6.61%) Mathematics
6 32 (6.41%) Derivative
7 31 (6.21%) Computer Science
8 30 (6.01%) Mobile App
9 29 (5.81%) Data Structures
10 23 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (4.01%) Management Information System
12 17 (3.41%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.80%) Reinsurance
14 7 (1.40%) Credit Risk
14 7 (1.40%) Virtual Team
14 7 (1.40%) Wiki
15 6 (1.20%) Hedge funds
15 6 (1.20%) OTC Derivatives
15 6 (1.20%) Physics
15 6 (1.20%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 79 (15.83%) Unix
2 53 (10.62%) Linux
3 40 (8.02%) Android
4 33 (6.61%) Windows
5 22 (4.41%) Apple iOS
6 17 (3.41%) Windows Server
7 16 (3.21%) Windows 7
8 15 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.40%) CentOS
10 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.20%) VMS
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (46.29%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (44.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 130 (26.05%) Regression Testing
4 106 (21.24%) SDLC
5 87 (17.43%) Scrum
6 78 (15.63%) Business Analysis
7 77 (15.43%) Project Management
8 73 (14.63%) Automated Testing
9 66 (13.23%) PRINCE2
10 60 (12.02%) Integration Testing
11 59 (11.82%) Business Intelligence
12 56 (11.22%) Defect Management
12 56 (11.22%) Software Testing
13 54 (10.82%) Test Strategy
14 52 (10.42%) Asset Management
14 52 (10.42%) OO
15 50 (10.02%) Presales
16 46 (9.22%) Unit Testing
16 46 (9.22%) Waterfall
17 45 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 170 (34.07%) SQL
2 151 (30.26%) Java
3 75 (15.03%) C#
4 65 (13.03%) JavaScript
5 27 (5.41%) PL/SQL
6 26 (5.21%) VB.NET
7 25 (5.01%) C
8 21 (4.21%) T-SQL
9 20 (4.01%) Groovy
10 19 (3.81%) PHP
10 19 (3.81%) Python
10 19 (3.81%) Ruby
11 10 (2.00%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.80%) C++
13 7 (1.40%) VBA
14 5 (1.00%) F#
14 5 (1.00%) Scala
15 4 (0.80%) Korn
15 4 (0.80%) Perl
16 3 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 136 (27.25%) Degree
2 60 (12.02%) ISEB
3 46 (9.22%) ISTQB
4 32 (6.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 23 (4.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 21 (4.21%) Security Cleared
7 15 (3.01%) DV Cleared
7 15 (3.01%) SC Cleared
8 11 (2.20%) IIBA
9 6 (1.20%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.20%) PMP
10 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.60%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.20%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (27.45%) QA
2 8 (1.60%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.60%) GCP
3 3 (0.60%) SDET
3 3 (0.60%) SLA
4 2 (0.40%) WCAG
5 1 (0.20%) EMIR
5 1 (0.20%) HL7
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.20%) MiFID
5 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 31 (6.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) Firmware
2 1 (0.20%) KVM
2 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (2.00%) Puppet
2 9 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.20%) CA Service Virtualization
4 2 (0.40%) Control-M
5 1 (0.20%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.20%) Grafana
5 1 (0.20%) Kibana
5 1 (0.20%) logstash
5 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 115 (23.05%) Microsoft
2 97 (19.44%) Oracle
3 33 (6.61%) Salesforce.com
3 33 (6.61%) SAP
4 27 (5.41%) HP
5 10 (2.00%) CA
6 7 (1.40%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.20%) Sybase
7 6 (1.20%) Telerik
8 5 (1.00%) Charles River
8 5 (1.00%) TIBCO
9 4 (0.80%) ArcSight
9 4 (0.80%) Blue Coat
9 4 (0.80%) Cisco
9 4 (0.80%) FireEye
9 4 (0.80%) Forcepoint
9 4 (0.80%) Intel
9 4 (0.80%) Juniper
9 4 (0.80%) Palo Alto
9 4 (0.80%) SolarWinds
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