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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 409 367 332
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -35
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 228 292 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.64% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.76% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 200 248 262
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,800
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.97%
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
36338 38413 36378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 84.27% 83.80% 82.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30291 31426 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 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -17 62 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Harrow +10 6 £45,000 +38.46%
Croydon +15 3 £35,000 -24.73% 1
Hounslow - 2 £60,000 -
Sidcup - 2 £30,000 -
South Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Twickenham - 2 £60,000 -
Southwark - 2 £35,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -3 1 £28,500 +14.00%
Feltham - 1 £46,000 -
Wembley - 1 £40,000 -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 223 (48.27%) SQL
2 160 (34.63%) Finance
3 158 (34.20%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (29.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 114 (24.68%) QA
6 100 (21.65%) SQL Server
7 98 (21.21%) Oracle
8 86 (18.61%) Degree
9 80 (17.32%) Microsoft
10 74 (16.02%) .NET
10 74 (16.02%) C#
11 72 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
12 66 (14.29%) Windows
13 64 (13.85%) Integration Testing
14 59 (12.77%) XML
15 58 (12.55%) Java
16 55 (11.90%) Unit Testing
17 52 (11.26%) JavaScript
18 51 (11.04%) Regression Testing
18 51 (11.04%) Scrum
19 50 (10.82%) MS Excel
20 49 (10.61%) Management Information System
21 48 (10.39%) E-Commerce
22 47 (10.17%) Retail
23 46 (9.96%) User Stories
24 45 (9.74%) Test Scripting
25 44 (9.52%) PL/SQL
26 42 (9.09%) Business Analysis
27 41 (8.87%) TDD
27 41 (8.87%) Banking

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 16 (3.46%) IIS
2 14 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.16%) Lync
3 10 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (1.95%) CMS
5 6 (1.30%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.65%) Oracle BPEL
7 3 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (0.65%) SAS
7 3 (0.65%) JBoss
8 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.22%) WordPress
9 1 (0.22%) Node.js
9 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 50 (10.82%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.76%) MS Office
3 13 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.73%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.52%) GNU Octave
6 3 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (6.49%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (6.28%) Oracle Applications
3 21 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
4 13 (2.81%) Oracle SCM
4 13 (2.81%) Oracle HRMS
4 13 (2.81%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 10 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (2.16%) SAP MM
6 9 (1.95%) SAP SD
6 9 (1.95%) Oracle Payables
6 9 (1.95%) Oracle Receivables
6 9 (1.95%) Oracle EBS R12
7 7 (1.52%) Oracle Retail
7 7 (1.52%) thinkFolio
7 7 (1.52%) SAP PP
8 6 (1.30%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (1.08%) SAP PP-PI
9 5 (1.08%) SAP APO
10 4 (0.87%) Oracle Assets
11 3 (0.65%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.81%) Office 365
2 7 (1.52%) Force.com
3 5 (1.08%) SaaS
4 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.68%) Internet
2 10 (2.16%) Unified Communications
3 7 (1.52%) SNMP
4 6 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.30%) DNS
4 6 (1.30%) SMTP
4 6 (1.30%) DHCP
5 2 (0.43%) VoIP
5 2 (0.43%) 4G
5 2 (0.43%) 3G
6 1 (0.22%) Wireless
6 1 (0.22%) NFC
6 1 (0.22%) Broadband
6 1 (0.22%) HTTP
6 1 (0.22%) SSL
6 1 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (21.65%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (4.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 22 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 21 (4.55%) Relational Database
8 20 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (2.81%) Oracle Discoverer
10 12 (2.60%) RDBMS
11 11 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (1.73%) SAP HANA
12 8 (1.73%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (1.73%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (1.52%) MySQL
13 7 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (1.30%) Big Data
14 6 (1.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 6 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 32 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (5.63%) Visual Studio
3 19 (4.11%) JIRA
4 18 (3.90%) Selenium
5 16 (3.46%) Oracle Forms
6 15 (3.25%) SoapUI
7 13 (2.81%) Oracle APEX
8 11 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (1.95%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.30%) FitNesse
11 5 (1.08%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 5 (1.08%) Subversion
12 4 (0.87%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.65%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.65%) NetBeans
13 3 (0.65%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.65%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.65%) Git (software)
13 3 (0.65%) Eclipse RCP
13 3 (0.65%) Jenkins
General
1 160 (34.63%) Finance
2 47 (10.17%) Retail
3 41 (8.87%) Banking
4 37 (8.01%) Front Office
5 28 (6.06%) Investment Banking
6 17 (3.68%) Back Office
7 14 (3.03%) Legal
8 12 (2.60%) Manufacturing
9 11 (2.38%) Marketing
10 10 (2.16%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.30%) Advertising
12 5 (1.08%) Law
13 4 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.87%) Games
13 4 (0.87%) Billing
13 4 (0.87%) French Language
13 4 (0.87%) German Language
13 4 (0.87%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.65%) Publishing
15 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 153 (33.12%) Analyst
2 135 (29.22%) Developer
3 69 (14.94%) Business Analyst
4 58 (12.55%) Consultant
5 33 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 32 (6.93%) Support Analyst
6 32 (6.93%) Applications Support
7 31 (6.71%) Test Analyst
8 26 (5.63%) Tester
9 21 (4.55%) Java Developer
9 21 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
9 21 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
10 20 (4.33%) Oracle Developer
10 20 (4.33%) C# Developer
10 20 (4.33%) Junior
10 20 (4.33%) Senior Developer
11 19 (4.11%) Test Manager
12 18 (3.90%) QA Engineer
12 18 (3.90%) Agile Business Analyst
13 17 (3.68%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (16.02%) .NET
2 59 (12.77%) XML
3 39 (8.44%) jQuery
4 38 (8.23%) HTML
5 30 (6.49%) ASP.NET
6 27 (5.84%) Web Services
7 24 (5.19%) .NET Framework
8 23 (4.98%) WCF
9 20 (4.33%) Entity Framework
10 18 (3.90%) CSS
11 17 (3.68%) SOAP
12 14 (3.03%) WinForms
13 12 (2.60%) Ajax
14 10 (2.16%) J2EE
14 10 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (1.52%) Visualforce
15 7 (1.52%) REST
15 7 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 7 (1.52%) JSP
15 7 (1.52%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 72 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (10.61%) Management Information System
3 35 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.46%) Mobile App
5 15 (3.25%) Data Extraction
6 13 (2.81%) Credit Risk
6 13 (2.81%) Fixed Income
6 13 (2.81%) User Experience
7 12 (2.60%) Mathematics
8 11 (2.38%) W3C
9 9 (1.95%) Equities
9 9 (1.95%) Data Integration
10 8 (1.73%) FMCG
10 8 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.52%) SWIFT
11 7 (1.52%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.30%) Economics
13 5 (1.08%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.08%) Open Source
14 4 (0.87%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 66 (14.29%) Windows
2 38 (8.23%) UNIX
3 24 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (4.11%) Linux
5 17 (3.68%) Windows 7
6 14 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.52%) Solaris
7 7 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.30%) Android
9 5 (1.08%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.65%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.43%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.22%) CentOS
12 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (34.20%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (29.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 64 (13.85%) Integration Testing
4 55 (11.90%) Unit Testing
5 51 (11.04%) Regression Testing
5 51 (11.04%) Scrum
6 48 (10.39%) E-Commerce
7 46 (9.96%) User Stories
8 45 (9.74%) Test Scripting
9 42 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 41 (8.87%) TDD
11 39 (8.44%) Root Cause Analysis
12 35 (7.58%) CRM
13 34 (7.36%) ETL
14 31 (6.71%) ITIL
14 31 (6.71%) Project Management
14 31 (6.71%) Software Testing
14 31 (6.71%) Test Strategy
15 29 (6.28%) Manual Testing
16 28 (6.06%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 223 (48.27%) SQL
2 74 (16.02%) C#
3 58 (12.55%) Java
4 52 (11.26%) JavaScript
5 44 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 26 (5.63%) C++
7 23 (4.98%) VB.NET
8 18 (3.90%) VBA
9 14 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 13 (2.81%) Python
11 12 (2.60%) VB
12 9 (1.95%) C
12 9 (1.95%) MATLAB
13 8 (1.73%) PHP
14 7 (1.52%) Apex Code
14 7 (1.52%) R
15 5 (1.08%) Scala
15 5 (1.08%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.08%) Perl
16 3 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 86 (18.61%) Degree
2 34 (7.36%) ISEB
3 24 (5.19%) ISTQB
4 15 (3.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (1.52%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.65%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.43%) PMP
7 2 (0.43%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.22%) CISSP
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) CSQA
8 1 (0.22%) PhD
8 1 (0.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (24.68%) QA
2 10 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.87%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.65%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.43%) Basel II
5 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.22%) FATCA
6 1 (0.22%) EMIR
6 1 (0.22%) SLA
6 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 25 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.65%) XenApp
4 2 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.22%) KVM
5 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (4.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.87%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 98 (21.21%) Oracle
2 80 (17.32%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.19%) SAP
4 22 (4.76%) Business Objects
4 22 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (4.11%) Retek
5 19 (4.11%) HP
6 10 (2.16%) Siebel
7 9 (1.95%) BT
7 9 (1.95%) Teradata
8 8 (1.73%) webMethods
8 8 (1.73%) Bloomberg
9 6 (1.30%) Telerik
9 6 (1.30%) VMware
9 6 (1.30%) Sybase
10 5 (1.08%) Citrix
10 5 (1.08%) Avaya
11 4 (0.87%) Software AG
11 4 (0.87%) Ariba
11 4 (0.87%) Reuters
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47500.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Cognitive Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum To £55,000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 -50000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago