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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 279 312 342
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +30
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 183 157 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.66% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.83% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 155 147 100
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £34,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,100
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +10.80%
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
17452 18919 17651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.41% 79.94% 77.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13809 14984 14314
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Berkshire +3 51 £45,000 -2.17% 3
Hampshire +10 36 £40,000 - 2
Surrey -3 33 £41,500 +3.75% 4
Kent +23 26 £41,196 +16.04% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 23 £39,000 +11.42% 1
Oxfordshire +18 8 £55,000 +29.41%
West Sussex +5 6 £38,500 -3.75% 1
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 196 (51.04%) SQL
2 124 (32.29%) Oracle
3 109 (28.39%) .NET
4 104 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (25.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 97 (25.26%) C#
7 82 (21.35%) HTML
7 82 (21.35%) Finance
8 76 (19.79%) Microsoft
9 75 (19.53%) Oracle Forms
10 72 (18.75%) XML
11 65 (16.93%) Web Services
12 64 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
13 63 (16.41%) Unit Testing
14 62 (16.15%) QA
14 62 (16.15%) JavaScript
15 61 (15.89%) Java
15 61 (15.89%) Security Cleared
16 60 (15.63%) SC Cleared
16 60 (15.63%) Selenium
17 56 (14.58%) Degree
18 55 (14.32%) ERP
18 55 (14.32%) Test Scripting
19 52 (13.54%) DV Cleared
19 52 (13.54%) Oracle HRMS
20 51 (13.28%) ASP.NET
21 48 (12.50%) CSS
22 44 (11.46%) SQL Server
22 44 (11.46%) ISEB
22 44 (11.46%) Software Engineering

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 23 (5.99%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.65%) WebSphere
3 13 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (3.39%) IIS
4 12 (3.13%) JBoss
4 12 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.30%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.30%) CMS
5 5 (1.30%) WebSphere Process Server
5 5 (1.30%) WebSphere Portal
5 5 (1.30%) Quickr
6 4 (1.04%) MediaWiki
6 4 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.04%) Liferay
6 4 (1.04%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.52%) Node.js
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (0.26%) DNN
8 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (8.59%) MS Office
2 26 (6.77%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.34%) InfoPath
4 6 (1.56%) MS Project
5 3 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 64 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 52 (13.54%) Oracle HRMS
3 39 (10.16%) Oracle EBS
4 30 (7.81%) Oracle General Ledger
4 30 (7.81%) Oracle Payables
4 30 (7.81%) Oracle Receivables
5 23 (5.99%) Oracle Payroll
6 7 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (1.82%) SAP CO
6 7 (1.82%) SAP FI-GL
6 7 (1.82%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.60%) SaaS
2 10 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (2.60%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.30%) TCP/IP
1 5 (1.30%) Internet
1 5 (1.30%) Wireless
2 4 (1.04%) Firewall
2 4 (1.04%) PPP
3 3 (0.78%) SAN
3 3 (0.78%) Broadband
3 3 (0.78%) VoIP
3 3 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (0.78%) iSCSI
4 2 (0.52%) LTE
4 2 (0.52%) 4G
4 2 (0.52%) WiMAX
4 2 (0.52%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.52%) WAN
4 2 (0.52%) LAN
4 2 (0.52%) Intranet
4 2 (0.52%) 802.11
5 1 (0.26%) 3G
5 1 (0.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.03%) Relational Database
3 22 (5.73%) MySQL
4 13 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 10 (2.60%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.34%) Big Data
7 9 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.82%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.30%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.30%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.30%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.04%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.78%) QlikView
13 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 75 (19.53%) Oracle Forms
2 60 (15.63%) Selenium
3 37 (9.64%) QuickTest Pro
4 25 (6.51%) Visual Studio
5 21 (5.47%) Cucumber
6 17 (4.43%) Eclipse
7 16 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (3.91%) Jenkins
8 15 (3.91%) Toad
9 12 (3.13%) JUnit
9 12 (3.13%) Subversion
10 8 (2.08%) JIRA
11 7 (1.82%) Git (software)
11 7 (1.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 6 (1.56%) WebDriver
12 6 (1.56%) Maven
13 5 (1.30%) Ant
13 5 (1.30%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (1.04%) TestDirector
General
1 82 (21.35%) Finance
2 13 (3.39%) Banking
3 11 (2.86%) Retail
4 9 (2.34%) Aerospace
5 7 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.82%) Marketing
6 3 (0.78%) Advertising
7 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.52%) Front Office
8 1 (0.26%) Electronics
8 1 (0.26%) Games
8 1 (0.26%) Billing
8 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 136 (35.42%) Analyst
2 113 (29.43%) Developer
3 63 (16.41%) Oracle Analyst
4 56 (14.58%) Systems Analyst
5 50 (13.02%) Test Analyst
6 39 (10.16%) .NET Developer
7 37 (9.64%) Software Engineer
7 37 (9.64%) Tester
8 36 (9.38%) Software Developer
9 33 (8.59%) Test Manager
10 24 (6.25%) Junior
10 24 (6.25%) Senior Developer
11 23 (5.99%) C# Developer
12 22 (5.73%) Consultant
13 21 (5.47%) Software Tester
13 21 (5.47%) C# .NET Developer
14 19 (4.95%) Graduate
15 17 (4.43%) Test Engineer
15 17 (4.43%) Junior Tester
15 17 (4.43%) Junior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (28.39%) .NET
2 82 (21.35%) HTML
3 72 (18.75%) XML
4 65 (16.93%) Web Services
5 51 (13.28%) ASP.NET
6 48 (12.50%) CSS
7 41 (10.68%) jQuery
8 28 (7.29%) HTML5
8 28 (7.29%) Spring
9 27 (7.03%) WCF
10 24 (6.25%) .NET Framework
11 23 (5.99%) WPF
12 22 (5.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (5.21%) J2EE
14 17 (4.43%) JSP
15 16 (4.17%) XSLT
15 16 (4.17%) WF
16 14 (3.65%) Ajax
16 14 (3.65%) Hibernate
17 13 (3.39%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 29 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.77%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.39%) Client/Server
5 12 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.34%) Data Integration
7 8 (2.08%) Semantic Web
8 7 (1.82%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.82%) Social Media
8 7 (1.82%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.56%) Open Source
9 6 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (1.04%) User Experience
11 4 (1.04%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.78%) LIMS
13 2 (0.52%) Mobile Computing
13 2 (0.52%) N-Tier
14 1 (0.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 41 (10.68%) Linux
2 39 (10.16%) UNIX
3 32 (8.33%) Windows
4 6 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.04%) Windows CE
6 3 (0.78%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (25.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 63 (16.41%) Unit Testing
4 55 (14.32%) ERP
4 55 (14.32%) Test Scripting
5 44 (11.46%) Software Engineering
6 42 (10.94%) Software Testing
7 41 (10.68%) OO
8 39 (10.16%) Integration Testing
9 37 (9.64%) Automation Testing
10 32 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (8.33%) Test Management
11 29 (7.55%) Test Automation
11 29 (7.55%) E-business
12 27 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (6.77%) MVC
14 25 (6.51%) Waterfall
15 24 (6.25%) Regression Testing
16 22 (5.73%) OOA/OOD
17 19 (4.95%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 196 (51.04%) SQL
2 97 (25.26%) C#
3 62 (16.15%) JavaScript
4 61 (15.89%) Java
5 31 (8.07%) PL/SQL
6 27 (7.03%) T-SQL
7 22 (5.73%) PHP
8 21 (5.47%) VB
9 15 (3.91%) Shell Script
9 15 (3.91%) C++
10 12 (3.13%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.34%) C
12 8 (2.08%) SPARQL
13 5 (1.30%) VC++
14 4 (1.04%) Korn
14 4 (1.04%) XPath
14 4 (1.04%) XQuery
15 3 (0.78%) Python
16 2 (0.52%) Perl
17 1 (0.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 61 (15.89%) Security Cleared
2 60 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 56 (14.58%) Degree
4 52 (13.54%) DV Cleared
5 44 (11.46%) ISEB
6 38 (9.90%) ISTQB
7 15 (3.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.78%) APMP
9 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.26%) CSQA
10 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (16.15%) QA
2 4 (1.04%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.04%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.78%) SLA
4 2 (0.52%) TickIT
4 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) XenApp
2 1 (0.26%) XenServer
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.52%) Ansible
3 2 (0.52%) Iperf
3 2 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 124 (32.29%) Oracle
2 76 (19.79%) Microsoft
3 29 (7.55%) Telerik
4 23 (5.99%) DevExpress
5 22 (5.73%) HP
6 13 (3.39%) SAP
7 12 (3.13%) Google
8 9 (2.34%) IBM
9 7 (1.82%) VMware
10 5 (1.30%) Lotus
11 4 (1.04%) webMethods
11 4 (1.04%) Business Objects
12 3 (0.78%) Cognos
12 3 (0.78%) Macromedia
12 3 (0.78%) Capita
12 3 (0.78%) Ektron
13 2 (0.52%) Sitecore
14 1 (0.26%) Twitter
14 1 (0.26%) DataCash
14 1 (0.26%) Citrix
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