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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 302 282 264
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -18
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 147 181 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 0.87% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.02% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 127 151 203
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 £33,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
15864 17810 18887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.15% 85.53% 83.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13336 14404 14877
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 27 July 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 27 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
Surrey +27 32 £46,000 +2.22% 2
Kent +13 30 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Hampshire -14 29 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Berkshire +2 22 £43,750 -16.66%
Buckinghamshire +1 11 £35,000 -10.25% 1
Oxfordshire -11 11 £52,000 +82.45%
East Sussex - 8 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex -9 4 £42,500 -19.04%
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 144 (42.11%) Finance
2 120 (35.09%) SQL
2 120 (35.09%) Oracle
3 116 (33.92%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (29.82%) Windows
5 95 (27.78%) Degree
6 91 (26.61%) User Acceptance Testing
6 91 (26.61%) SDLC
7 88 (25.73%) C#
8 85 (24.85%) QA
9 77 (22.51%) .NET
10 75 (21.93%) Unix
11 65 (19.01%) PL/SQL
12 64 (18.71%) Microsoft
13 62 (18.13%) Unit Testing
14 60 (17.54%) Linux
15 56 (16.37%) Software Testing
16 54 (15.79%) Shell Script
17 51 (14.91%) SQL Server
18 50 (14.62%) ISTQB
19 49 (14.33%) Integration Testing
19 49 (14.33%) C++
19 49 (14.33%) XML
19 49 (14.33%) ISEB
20 44 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
21 42 (12.28%) Java
22 41 (11.99%) Oracle Reports
22 41 (11.99%) Scrum
23 40 (11.70%) Test Scripting
24 37 (10.82%) HTML

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 21 (6.14%) Tomcat
2 17 (4.97%) WebSphere
2 17 (4.97%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (3.22%) IIS
4 8 (2.34%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (1.17%) Apache
5 4 (1.17%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.17%) GemFire
6 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.29%) CMS
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.56%) MS Office
3 15 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (4.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (9.06%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (6.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (2.63%) SAP CO
4 9 (2.63%) SAP FI
4 9 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (1.46%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (1.46%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (1.46%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (1.17%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.34%) GitHub
1 8 (2.34%) PaaS
1 8 (2.34%) Taleo
2 2 (0.58%) Office 365
2 2 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.68%) VoIP
2 15 (4.39%) 3G
2 15 (4.39%) Bluetooth
2 15 (4.39%) Ethernet
2 15 (4.39%) GPRS
2 15 (4.39%) SSL
2 15 (4.39%) Wi-Fi
3 14 (4.09%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.51%) Internet
5 4 (1.17%) AMQP
6 2 (0.58%) ATM
7 1 (0.29%) BGP
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.29%) Firewall
7 1 (0.29%) HSRP
7 1 (0.29%) OSPF
7 1 (0.29%) VLAN
7 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (14.91%) SQL Server
2 41 (11.99%) Oracle Reports
3 19 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
4 15 (4.39%) Essbase
4 15 (4.39%) Oracle BI EE
4 15 (4.39%) Oracle Database
4 15 (4.39%) Oracle OWB
4 15 (4.39%) PowerCenter
5 12 (3.51%) RDBMS
5 12 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 9 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.05%) Big Data
8 7 (2.05%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.05%) MS Access
8 7 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.75%) HBase
10 5 (1.46%) MySQL
11 4 (1.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 30 (8.77%) Oracle Forms
2 26 (7.60%) JIRA
3 24 (7.02%) Selenium
4 21 (6.14%) Jenkins
5 18 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (3.22%) Visual Studio
7 9 (2.63%) Git (software)
8 8 (2.34%) Eclipse
8 8 (2.34%) Gradle
8 8 (2.34%) HP UFT
8 8 (2.34%) JUnit
8 8 (2.34%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.17%) NUnit
10 3 (0.88%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.88%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.58%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.58%) Moq
11 2 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.58%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.58%) TestNG
General
1 144 (42.11%) Finance
2 29 (8.48%) Banking
3 27 (7.89%) Military
4 17 (4.97%) Electronics
4 17 (4.97%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.22%) Back Office
5 11 (3.22%) Marketing
5 11 (3.22%) Retail
6 10 (2.92%) Publishing
7 9 (2.63%) General Ledger
8 8 (2.34%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.46%) Legal
10 4 (1.17%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.17%) German Language
11 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (35.09%) Developer
2 76 (22.22%) Analyst
3 54 (15.79%) Consultant
4 44 (12.87%) .NET Developer
5 41 (11.99%) Senior Developer
6 35 (10.23%) Tester
7 34 (9.94%) C# Developer
8 33 (9.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 33 (9.65%) Oracle Analyst
9 26 (7.60%) Software Developer
9 26 (7.60%) Team Leader
10 24 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
11 23 (6.73%) Systems Analyst
12 22 (6.43%) Oracle Developer
13 21 (6.14%) Financial Analyst
13 21 (6.14%) Test Analyst
14 20 (5.85%) Analyst Developer
14 20 (5.85%) Developer Analyst
14 20 (5.85%) Senior Oracle Developer
14 20 (5.85%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (22.51%) .NET
2 49 (14.33%) XML
3 37 (10.82%) HTML
4 26 (7.60%) Ajax
5 25 (7.31%) Spring
6 22 (6.43%) ASP.NET
7 21 (6.14%) J2EE
7 21 (6.14%) Spring Integration
8 20 (5.85%) WPF
9 19 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 19 (5.56%) Hibernate
10 17 (4.97%) Apache Camel
10 17 (4.97%) JMS
10 17 (4.97%) JSF
10 17 (4.97%) JSP
10 17 (4.97%) WebSphere MQ
11 16 (4.68%) WCF
12 15 (4.39%) Middleware
13 14 (4.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (3.80%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.06%) Client/Server
2 17 (4.97%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.68%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.22%) Mainframe
5 11 (3.22%) Statistics
5 11 (3.22%) User Experience
6 10 (2.92%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.34%) Life Science
7 8 (2.34%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.46%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.17%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.17%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.17%) Replication
10 2 (0.58%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.58%) Health Informatics
10 2 (0.58%) Informatics
10 2 (0.58%) NHS
10 2 (0.58%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 102 (29.82%) Windows
2 75 (21.93%) Unix
3 60 (17.54%) Linux
4 20 (5.85%) Windows Server
5 19 (5.56%) Solaris
6 15 (4.39%) Windows CE
7 8 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.75%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.75%) Windows Vista
8 6 (1.75%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.46%) Android
9 5 (1.46%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.17%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.29%) CentOS
12 1 (0.29%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (33.92%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (26.61%) SDLC
2 91 (26.61%) User Acceptance Testing
3 62 (18.13%) Unit Testing
4 56 (16.37%) Software Testing
5 49 (14.33%) Integration Testing
6 44 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (11.99%) Scrum
8 40 (11.70%) Test Scripting
9 36 (10.53%) Automated Testing
10 34 (9.94%) Regression Testing
11 32 (9.36%) Data Analysis
12 31 (9.06%) Software Engineering
13 29 (8.48%) TDD
13 29 (8.48%) Validation
14 23 (6.73%) Manual Testing
14 23 (6.73%) Test Automation
15 22 (6.43%) ETL
15 22 (6.43%) Project Management
16 21 (6.14%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 120 (35.09%) SQL
2 88 (25.73%) C#
3 65 (19.01%) PL/SQL
4 54 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 49 (14.33%) C++
6 42 (12.28%) Java
7 29 (8.48%) VB
8 21 (6.14%) T-SQL
9 19 (5.56%) JavaScript
10 16 (4.68%) C
11 15 (4.39%) VC++
12 4 (1.17%) Erlang
12 4 (1.17%) Korn
13 3 (0.88%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.88%) VBA
13 3 (0.88%) VBScript
14 1 (0.29%) PHP
14 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 95 (27.78%) Degree
2 50 (14.62%) ISTQB
3 49 (14.33%) ISEB
4 25 (7.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 25 (7.31%) SC Cleared
4 25 (7.31%) Security Cleared
5 17 (4.97%) CEH
5 17 (4.97%) CREST Certified
6 14 (4.09%) OSCP
6 14 (4.09%) SANS
7 4 (1.17%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.17%) PMP
8 3 (0.88%) CISSP
9 1 (0.29%) CCNP
9 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.29%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.29%) VCP5
9 1 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (24.85%) QA
2 19 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (4.97%) PCI DSS
4 15 (4.39%) ISO 9001
5 7 (2.05%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.58%) DICOM
6 2 (0.58%) GAMP
6 2 (0.58%) HL7
6 2 (0.58%) SLA
7 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (2.92%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (1.17%) HDFS
3 3 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 120 (35.09%) Oracle
2 64 (18.71%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.39%) Hyperion
3 15 (4.39%) Informatica
4 13 (3.80%) VMware
5 9 (2.63%) SAP
6 8 (2.34%) Thunderhead
7 7 (2.05%) BT
8 6 (1.75%) HP
9 5 (1.46%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.17%) Serena
10 4 (1.17%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.17%) Terracotta
11 3 (0.88%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.58%) Cisco
12 2 (0.58%) Juniper
12 2 (0.58%) Telelogic
13 1 (0.29%) Dell
13 1 (0.29%) Macromedia
13 1 (0.29%) NetApp
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