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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 268 305 326
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +21
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 197 172 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.03% 0.81% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.96% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 173 145 151
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 £26,000 £28,410 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
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
16413 17965 19735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.56% 84.47% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13801 14135 15695
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 4 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 4 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 +22 62 £37,500 -9.63% 3
Berkshire +17 43 £45,000 - 7
Hampshire +11 34 £50,000 +21.21% 6
Kent -2 23 £38,500 -3.75% 2
East Sussex - 13 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +3 12 £65,000 +18.18%
Buckinghamshire +8 6 £40,000 +2.56% 1
West Sussex -8 2 £45,000 -18.18% 1
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 140 (45.45%) Finance
2 118 (38.31%) Oracle
3 116 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (36.36%) SQL
5 103 (33.44%) SDLC
6 90 (29.22%) QA
6 90 (29.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 82 (26.62%) Unix
8 73 (23.70%) Degree
9 70 (22.73%) Windows
10 68 (22.08%) Shell Script
11 67 (21.75%) Microsoft
12 66 (21.43%) .NET
13 63 (20.45%) Unit Testing
14 60 (19.48%) PL/SQL
15 59 (19.16%) C#
16 57 (18.51%) XML
17 54 (17.53%) Linux
17 54 (17.53%) Java
18 52 (16.88%) HTML
19 50 (16.23%) SQL Server
20 49 (15.91%) Software Testing
21 48 (15.58%) ISEB
21 48 (15.58%) Automated Testing
22 45 (14.61%) Banking
23 44 (14.29%) ISTQB
23 44 (14.29%) Test Scripting
24 42 (13.64%) Scrum
25 39 (12.66%) Oracle Reports
25 39 (12.66%) Integration Testing

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 28 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 28 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 26 (8.44%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.22%) IIS
4 8 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (1.30%) Apache
5 4 (1.30%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.30%) GemFire
6 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.65%) CMS
7 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.32%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 35 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.17%) MS Office
3 7 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (4.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (4.22%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (4.22%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (1.62%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (1.62%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.62%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (1.30%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.65%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.65%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.60%) GitHub
1 8 (2.60%) PaaS
2 4 (1.30%) SaaS
3 3 (0.97%) Office 365
3 3 (0.97%) Taleo
4 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.52%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.87%) Internet
3 8 (2.60%) ATM
4 4 (1.30%) AMQP
5 1 (0.32%) Intranet
5 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.23%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.66%) Oracle Reports
3 29 (9.42%) Oracle Database
4 20 (6.49%) Relational Database
4 20 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (5.52%) RDBMS
6 15 (4.87%) Big Data
7 14 (4.55%) Oracle Discoverer
8 13 (4.22%) Essbase
8 13 (4.22%) Hadoop
8 13 (4.22%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (4.22%) Oracle OWB
8 13 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (3.90%) HBase
9 12 (3.90%) Oracle9i Database
9 12 (3.90%) PowerCenter
10 11 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (2.92%) NoSQL
12 7 (2.27%) MySQL
13 5 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 32 (10.39%) Jenkins
1 32 (10.39%) Oracle Forms
2 26 (8.44%) JIRA
3 19 (6.17%) Selenium
4 13 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.25%) HP UFT
5 10 (3.25%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.92%) Eclipse
6 9 (2.92%) Git (software)
6 9 (2.92%) JUnit
7 8 (2.60%) Gradle
7 8 (2.60%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (1.30%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.97%) NUnit
10 2 (0.65%) Moq
10 2 (0.65%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 140 (45.45%) Finance
2 45 (14.61%) Banking
3 10 (3.25%) Back Office
3 10 (3.25%) Military
4 9 (2.92%) Retail
5 8 (2.60%) Marketing
5 8 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.30%) Legal
8 2 (0.65%) Electronics
8 2 (0.65%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 126 (40.91%) Developer
2 71 (23.05%) Analyst
3 46 (14.94%) Senior Developer
4 45 (14.61%) Tester
5 37 (12.01%) .NET Developer
6 32 (10.39%) C# Developer
7 31 (10.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 28 (9.09%) Test Analyst
9 27 (8.77%) Oracle Developer
10 25 (8.12%) Team Leader
11 24 (7.79%) Senior Analyst
12 23 (7.47%) Consultant
12 23 (7.47%) Oracle Analyst
13 22 (7.14%) Software Developer
14 19 (6.17%) Systems Tester
15 18 (5.84%) .NET Software Developer
15 18 (5.84%) Analyst Developer
15 18 (5.84%) C# Software Developer
16 17 (5.52%) C++/C# Developer
16 17 (5.52%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (21.43%) .NET
2 57 (18.51%) XML
3 52 (16.88%) HTML
4 38 (12.34%) Ajax
5 36 (11.69%) Spring
6 32 (10.39%) Spring Integration
7 30 (9.74%) Hibernate
8 28 (9.09%) Apache Camel
8 28 (9.09%) JMS
8 28 (9.09%) JSF
8 28 (9.09%) JSP
8 28 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
9 27 (8.77%) J2EE
10 24 (7.79%) PrimeFaces
11 21 (6.82%) ASP.NET
11 21 (6.82%) Middleware
12 19 (6.17%) CSS
12 19 (6.17%) WCF
13 18 (5.84%) JSON
14 16 (5.19%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.47%) Client/Server
2 21 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 14 (4.55%) Statistics
5 12 (3.90%) User Experience
6 11 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.92%) Driving Licence
7 9 (2.92%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.62%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.30%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.30%) Life Science
9 4 (1.30%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.30%) Replication
10 3 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.65%) Derivative
11 2 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.65%) iPad
11 2 (0.65%) NHS
11 2 (0.65%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 82 (26.62%) Unix
2 70 (22.73%) Windows
3 54 (17.53%) Linux
4 20 (6.49%) Windows Server
5 13 (4.22%) Solaris
6 11 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (2.92%) Windows 8
8 8 (2.60%) Windows Vista
8 8 (2.60%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.62%) Android
10 5 (1.62%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.30%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (33.44%) SDLC
3 90 (29.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 63 (20.45%) Unit Testing
5 49 (15.91%) Software Testing
6 48 (15.58%) Automated Testing
7 44 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 42 (13.64%) Scrum
9 39 (12.66%) Integration Testing
10 32 (10.39%) Manual Testing
11 30 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (9.42%) Test Strategy
13 28 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (9.09%) TDD
14 24 (7.79%) Logistics
14 24 (7.79%) Software Engineering
15 22 (7.14%) Line Management
15 22 (7.14%) Regression Testing
15 22 (7.14%) Test Automation
16 19 (6.17%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 112 (36.36%) SQL
2 68 (22.08%) Shell Script
3 60 (19.48%) PL/SQL
4 59 (19.16%) C#
5 54 (17.53%) Java
6 31 (10.06%) C++
7 28 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 28 (9.09%) VB
8 22 (7.14%) C
9 19 (6.17%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.62%) Korn
11 4 (1.30%) Erlang
12 3 (0.97%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.97%) VBA
13 2 (0.65%) PHP
14 1 (0.32%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.32%) C-shell
14 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 73 (23.70%) Degree
2 48 (15.58%) ISEB
3 44 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 22 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 20 (6.49%) SC Cleared
5 20 (6.49%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.30%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.32%) CEH
7 1 (0.32%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.32%) OSCP
7 1 (0.32%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (29.22%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.65%) DICOM
3 2 (0.65%) HL7
3 2 (0.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.32%) GAMP
4 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) MISRA
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.62%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (1.30%) HDFS
3 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 118 (38.31%) Oracle
2 67 (21.75%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.22%) Hyperion
3 13 (4.22%) Informatica
4 12 (3.90%) BT
4 12 (3.90%) HP
5 9 (2.92%) Hortonworks
6 8 (2.60%) VMware
7 5 (1.62%) Thunderhead
8 4 (1.30%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.30%) Serena
8 4 (1.30%) Terracotta
9 2 (0.65%) SAP
9 2 (0.65%) Telelogic
9 2 (0.65%) webMethods
10 1 (0.32%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.32%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.32%) FireEye
10 1 (0.32%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.32%) Telerik
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