The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 250 290 285
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -5
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 191 181 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.05% 0.86% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.01% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 173 149 194
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15611 17949 19422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.62% 84.90% 83.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13044 14256 15557
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,500
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 the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 the South East

System Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the South East region.

System Testing Salary Trend in the South East

System Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in the South East

System Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Surrey +20 54 £42,000 -6.66% 5
Berkshire +21 46 £45,000 - 3
Kent +7 31 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Hampshire -2 26 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Oxfordshire -6 12 £65,000 +18.18% 3
East Sussex - 12 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +9 7 £38,000 -2.56% 1
West Sussex -8 1 £25,000 -54.54%
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 South East region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 134 (41.88%) Finance
2 122 (38.13%) Oracle
3 119 (37.19%) SQL
4 114 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
5 103 (32.19%) SDLC
6 91 (28.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 89 (27.81%) QA
8 83 (25.94%) Windows
9 82 (25.63%) Unix
10 80 (25.00%) Degree
11 71 (22.19%) .NET
12 66 (20.63%) Shell Script
13 65 (20.31%) Microsoft
13 65 (20.31%) C#
14 64 (20.00%) PL/SQL
15 61 (19.06%) Linux
15 61 (19.06%) Unit Testing
16 56 (17.50%) SQL Server
17 55 (17.19%) XML
17 55 (17.19%) Software Testing
18 49 (15.31%) Java
19 48 (15.00%) Test Scripting
20 47 (14.69%) ISTQB
20 47 (14.69%) HTML
21 46 (14.38%) ISEB
22 42 (13.13%) Automated Testing
22 42 (13.13%) Integration Testing
23 39 (12.19%) Scrum
23 39 (12.19%) Banking
23 39 (12.19%) Oracle Reports

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (7.50%) Tomcat
1 24 (7.50%) WebSphere
1 24 (7.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (3.75%) IIS
3 8 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (1.25%) Apache
4 4 (1.25%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.25%) GemFire
5 3 (0.94%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.63%) CMS
6 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.31%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 34 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.88%) MS Office
3 8 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (7.81%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (5.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (4.69%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (4.69%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (1.56%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (1.25%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.63%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.63%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.50%) GitHub
1 8 (2.50%) PaaS
2 6 (1.88%) Taleo
3 3 (0.94%) Office 365
3 3 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.69%) Internet
3 6 (1.88%) ATM
4 4 (1.25%) AMQP
5 2 (0.63%) VoIP
6 1 (0.31%) 3G
6 1 (0.31%) BGP
6 1 (0.31%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.31%) Firewall
6 1 (0.31%) GPRS
6 1 (0.31%) HSRP
6 1 (0.31%) Intranet
6 1 (0.31%) OSPF
6 1 (0.31%) SSL
6 1 (0.31%) VLAN
6 1 (0.31%) VPN
6 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.19%) Oracle Reports
3 25 (7.81%) Oracle Database
4 18 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.69%) Essbase
5 15 (4.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 15 (4.69%) Oracle Discoverer
5 15 (4.69%) Oracle OWB
5 15 (4.69%) PowerCenter
5 15 (4.69%) RDBMS
5 15 (4.69%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (3.75%) Big Data
8 11 (3.44%) Hadoop
9 10 (3.13%) HBase
10 9 (2.81%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (2.19%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.88%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (1.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 30 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
2 28 (8.75%) Jenkins
3 25 (7.81%) JIRA
4 20 (6.25%) Selenium
5 10 (3.13%) HP UFT
5 10 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.81%) Eclipse
6 9 (2.81%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.50%) Gradle
7 8 (2.50%) JUnit
8 6 (1.88%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (1.88%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.25%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.94%) NUnit
11 2 (0.63%) Moq
11 2 (0.63%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
12 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.31%) SpecFlow
General
1 134 (41.88%) Finance
2 39 (12.19%) Banking
3 12 (3.75%) Military
4 11 (3.44%) Back Office
5 10 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.13%) Retail
6 8 (2.50%) Marketing
6 8 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.25%) German Language
7 4 (1.25%) Legal
8 3 (0.94%) Electronics
9 2 (0.63%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 129 (40.31%) Developer
2 72 (22.50%) Analyst
3 45 (14.06%) Senior Developer
4 42 (13.13%) Tester
5 40 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 36 (11.25%) Consultant
7 34 (10.63%) C# Developer
8 33 (10.31%) C# .NET Developer
9 27 (8.44%) Oracle Analyst
9 27 (8.44%) Software Developer
9 27 (8.44%) Test Analyst
10 25 (7.81%) Oracle Developer
10 25 (7.81%) Senior Analyst
10 25 (7.81%) Team Leader
11 21 (6.56%) Analyst Developer
12 19 (5.94%) C++ Developer
12 19 (5.94%) C++ Software Developer
12 19 (5.94%) Systems Tester
13 18 (5.63%) C# Software Developer
13 18 (5.63%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (22.19%) .NET
2 55 (17.19%) XML
3 47 (14.69%) HTML
4 34 (10.63%) Ajax
5 32 (10.00%) Spring
6 28 (8.75%) Spring Integration
7 26 (8.13%) Hibernate
8 25 (7.81%) J2EE
9 24 (7.50%) Apache Camel
9 24 (7.50%) JMS
9 24 (7.50%) JSF
9 24 (7.50%) JSP
9 24 (7.50%) WebSphere MQ
10 23 (7.19%) ASP.NET
11 20 (6.25%) PrimeFaces
12 19 (5.94%) Middleware
13 17 (5.31%) WCF
13 17 (5.31%) WPF
14 16 (5.00%) CSS
14 16 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.13%) Client/Server
2 19 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (5.31%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.38%) Mainframe
4 14 (4.38%) Statistics
5 12 (3.75%) Driving Licence
6 11 (3.44%) User Experience
7 9 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.50%) Life Science
9 5 (1.56%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.56%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.25%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.25%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.25%) Replication
11 2 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.63%) iPad
11 2 (0.63%) NHS
11 2 (0.63%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (0.63%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 83 (25.94%) Windows
2 82 (25.63%) Unix
3 61 (19.06%) Linux
4 23 (7.19%) Windows Server
5 15 (4.69%) Solaris
6 10 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (2.81%) Windows 8
8 8 (2.50%) Windows Vista
8 8 (2.50%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.56%) Android
9 5 (1.56%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.25%) Windows Phone
10 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.31%) CentOS
12 1 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.31%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (32.19%) SDLC
3 91 (28.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 61 (19.06%) Unit Testing
5 55 (17.19%) Software Testing
6 48 (15.00%) Test Scripting
7 42 (13.13%) Automated Testing
7 42 (13.13%) Integration Testing
8 39 (12.19%) Scrum
9 34 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
10 33 (10.31%) Manual Testing
11 30 (9.38%) TDD
12 28 (8.75%) Software Engineering
13 27 (8.44%) Test Strategy
14 24 (7.50%) Logistics
14 24 (7.50%) Regression Testing
15 22 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (6.88%) Data Analysis
15 22 (6.88%) Test Automation
16 21 (6.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 119 (37.19%) SQL
2 66 (20.63%) Shell Script
3 65 (20.31%) C#
4 64 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 49 (15.31%) Java
6 36 (11.25%) C++
7 31 (9.69%) VB
8 26 (8.13%) JavaScript
9 23 (7.19%) T-SQL
10 16 (5.00%) C
11 4 (1.25%) Erlang
11 4 (1.25%) Korn
12 3 (0.94%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.94%) VBA
13 2 (0.63%) VBScript
14 1 (0.31%) VC++
Qualifications
1 80 (25.00%) Degree
2 47 (14.69%) ISTQB
3 46 (14.38%) ISEB
4 23 (7.19%) SC Cleared
4 23 (7.19%) Security Cleared
5 20 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (2.50%) CEH
6 8 (2.50%) CREST Certified
7 7 (2.19%) OSCP
7 7 (2.19%) SANS
8 2 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.31%) CCNP
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.31%) CISSP
9 1 (0.31%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.31%) VCP5
9 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (27.81%) QA
2 10 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.50%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.56%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.63%) DICOM
5 2 (0.63%) GAMP
5 2 (0.63%) HL7
5 2 (0.63%) SLA
6 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (1.25%) HDFS
2 4 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.31%) Nagios
Vendors
1 122 (38.13%) Oracle
2 65 (20.31%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.69%) Hyperion
3 15 (4.69%) Informatica
4 14 (4.38%) VMware
5 10 (3.13%) BT
6 9 (2.81%) HP
7 7 (2.19%) Hortonworks
8 5 (1.56%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.56%) Thunderhead
9 4 (1.25%) Serena
9 4 (1.25%) Terracotta
10 2 (0.63%) Cisco
10 2 (0.63%) Juniper
10 2 (0.63%) SAP
10 2 (0.63%) Telelogic
11 1 (0.31%) Dell
11 1 (0.31%) Macromedia
11 1 (0.31%) NetApp
11 1 (0.31%) webMethods
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37700 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £25000.0000 - £33000.0000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
TDA Group
Posted: 12 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Up to £45k plus bens plus bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Hungerford
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago