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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
England / South East
Rank 265 356 282
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -74
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 123 99 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.82% 0.51% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.59% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 116 90 170
Median salary £40,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%

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
12872 16888 17407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.68% 86.57% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10513 14243 13999
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +77 40 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Hampshire +17 24 £36,000 -28.00% 4
Kent -3 17 £40,500 +15.71% 4
Surrey +30 13 £52,500 +75.00% 1
Oxfordshire +26 13 £33,500 +6.34% 2
West Sussex +13 8 £55,000 +100.00%
Buckinghamshire +22 3 £25,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £60,000 -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 118 (44.53%) SQL
2 105 (39.62%) SQL Server
3 104 (39.25%) Finance
4 97 (36.60%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (35.47%) C#
6 88 (33.21%) Oracle
7 78 (29.43%) .NET
8 67 (25.28%) Microsoft
9 64 (24.15%) Degree
10 62 (23.40%) Windows
11 60 (22.64%) XML
12 54 (20.38%) Unit Testing
13 51 (19.25%) PL/SQL
14 47 (17.74%) ISTQB
15 46 (17.36%) ISEB
16 45 (16.98%) User Acceptance Testing
17 43 (16.23%) Automated Testing
18 42 (15.85%) T-SQL
18 42 (15.85%) .NET Framework
19 41 (15.47%) Unix
20 38 (14.34%) Regression Testing
20 38 (14.34%) QA
21 37 (13.96%) MS Excel
22 36 (13.58%) ERP
22 36 (13.58%) ETL
23 35 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
24 34 (12.83%) Test Scripting
24 34 (12.83%) MVC
25 33 (12.45%) Data Analysis
25 33 (12.45%) Software 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 14 (5.28%) IIS
2 12 (4.53%) WebSphere
2 12 (4.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (13.96%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.79%) MS Office
3 11 (4.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (4.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.40%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (2.26%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (2.26%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (2.26%) SAP CO
3 6 (2.26%) SAP FI
3 6 (2.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.75%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.75%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.75%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.75%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.75%) SAP PM
4 2 (0.75%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.77%) Taleo
2 5 (1.89%) SaaS
3 4 (1.51%) GitHub
4 2 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.91%) CTI
2 9 (3.40%) Internet
2 9 (3.40%) Wireless
3 8 (3.02%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.26%) ATM
5 4 (1.51%) HTTP
5 4 (1.51%) SSL
6 1 (0.38%) 3G
6 1 (0.38%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.38%) GPRS
6 1 (0.38%) VoIP
6 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (39.62%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.30%) Oracle Database
3 19 (7.17%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (6.42%) DataStage
4 17 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (6.04%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.66%) RDBMS
7 14 (5.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (5.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (4.53%) PowerCenter
8 12 (4.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (4.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (4.15%) MS Access
10 8 (3.02%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.26%) Oracle Discoverer
12 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 2 (0.75%) DTS
14 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
15 1 (0.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (6.42%) Selenium
3 16 (6.04%) Visual Studio
4 12 (4.53%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.53%) SoapUI
5 11 (4.15%) Robot Framework
6 9 (3.40%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (3.02%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.02%) Ranorex
8 5 (1.89%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.89%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.51%) Gradle
9 4 (1.51%) JMeter
9 4 (1.51%) MSTest
9 4 (1.51%) NUnit
9 4 (1.51%) Rational Performance Tester
9 4 (1.51%) SonarQube
10 3 (1.13%) JIRA
10 3 (1.13%) Moq
11 2 (0.75%) HP UFT
General
1 104 (39.25%) Finance
2 17 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.04%) Banking
4 14 (5.28%) German Language
5 13 (4.91%) Manufacturing
6 12 (4.53%) Aerospace
7 10 (3.77%) Legal
7 10 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (3.40%) Automotive
9 8 (3.02%) Marketing
10 7 (2.64%) Retail
11 6 (2.26%) Publishing
12 5 (1.89%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.75%) Advertising
13 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.38%) Electronics
14 1 (0.38%) Front Office
14 1 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 75 (28.30%) Analyst
2 58 (21.89%) Developer
3 48 (18.11%) Consultant
4 43 (16.23%) Test Analyst
5 28 (10.57%) Project Leader
6 24 (9.06%) C# Developer
7 22 (8.30%) Tester
8 20 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
9 18 (6.79%) .NET Developer
10 17 (6.42%) Test Engineer
11 16 (6.04%) Oracle Analyst
11 16 (6.04%) Senior Developer
12 15 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (5.66%) IT Consultant
12 15 (5.66%) IT Security Consultant
12 15 (5.66%) Security Consultant
12 15 (5.66%) Systems Analyst
13 13 (4.91%) Implementation Consultant
14 12 (4.53%) Cybersecurity Consultant
15 11 (4.15%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (29.43%) .NET
2 60 (22.64%) XML
3 42 (15.85%) .NET Framework
4 25 (9.43%) HTML
5 21 (7.92%) Entity Framework
5 21 (7.92%) WCF
6 19 (7.17%) ASP.NET
7 17 (6.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 17 (6.42%) Web Services
8 16 (6.04%) Ajax
9 15 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (5.66%) Middleware
10 13 (4.91%) Gherkin
10 13 (4.91%) J2EE
10 13 (4.91%) REST
10 13 (4.91%) SOAP
11 12 (4.53%) JMS
11 12 (4.53%) JSP
11 12 (4.53%) Spring
11 12 (4.53%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.19%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.91%) Life Science
3 10 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.40%) Client/Server
4 9 (3.40%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.02%) Health Informatics
5 8 (3.02%) Informatics
6 7 (2.64%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.89%) Derivative
8 3 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.75%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.38%) AS400
10 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 62 (23.40%) Windows
2 41 (15.47%) Unix
3 28 (10.57%) Windows Server
4 14 (5.28%) Linux
5 7 (2.64%) Android
5 7 (2.64%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.26%) Solaris
7 5 (1.89%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.89%) Windows Vista
7 5 (1.89%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.38%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (36.60%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (20.38%) Unit Testing
3 45 (16.98%) User Acceptance Testing
4 43 (16.23%) Automated Testing
5 38 (14.34%) Regression Testing
6 36 (13.58%) ERP
6 36 (13.58%) ETL
7 34 (12.83%) MVC
7 34 (12.83%) Test Scripting
8 33 (12.45%) Data Analysis
8 33 (12.45%) SDLC
8 33 (12.45%) Software Testing
8 33 (12.45%) Test Strategy
9 32 (12.08%) Scrum
10 30 (11.32%) Project Management
11 29 (10.94%) Functional Testing
12 23 (8.68%) V-Model
13 22 (8.30%) CRM
13 22 (8.30%) Waterfall
14 20 (7.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 118 (44.53%) SQL
2 94 (35.47%) C#
3 51 (19.25%) PL/SQL
4 42 (15.85%) T-SQL
5 29 (10.94%) Shell Script
6 28 (10.57%) Java
7 16 (6.04%) C
7 16 (6.04%) VB.NET
8 11 (4.15%) C++
9 10 (3.77%) Python
10 8 (3.02%) Korn
11 6 (2.26%) Perl
11 6 (2.26%) Tcl
12 5 (1.89%) PHP
12 5 (1.89%) Ruby
13 3 (1.13%) R
14 1 (0.38%) ANSI SQL
14 1 (0.38%) VBA
14 1 (0.38%) VBScript
14 1 (0.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 64 (24.15%) Degree
2 47 (17.74%) ISTQB
3 46 (17.36%) ISEB
4 16 (6.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (5.66%) CEH
5 15 (5.66%) CREST Certified
6 13 (4.91%) OSCP
6 13 (4.91%) SANS
7 5 (1.89%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.75%) CISSP
8 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.75%) PMP
8 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (14.34%) QA
2 18 (6.79%) PCI DSS
3 16 (6.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (4.53%) GAMP
5 4 (1.51%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.13%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (5.66%) Hyper-V
3 14 (5.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (6.04%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.51%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (1.51%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 88 (33.21%) Oracle
2 67 (25.28%) Microsoft
3 29 (10.94%) Informatica
4 17 (6.42%) Teradata
4 17 (6.42%) VMware
5 16 (6.04%) HP
5 16 (6.04%) SAP
6 4 (1.51%) BT
6 4 (1.51%) IBM
6 4 (1.51%) Riverbed
6 4 (1.51%) SOASTA, Inc
6 4 (1.51%) Terracotta
7 3 (1.13%) Thunderhead
8 2 (0.75%) Infor
8 2 (0.75%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.75%) Sage
8 2 (0.75%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.38%) Remedy
9 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.38%) TIBCO
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Health, Pension
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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