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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 290 302 312
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 136 165 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 0.79% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.93% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 116 134 162
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 £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
15155 17826 18380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.25% 85.41% 83.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12601 14805 14215
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Kent +5 29 £45,000 - 4
Hampshire +1 25 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +20 23 £33,750 -13.46% 1
West Sussex +37 21 £60,000 +14.28%
Surrey +7 21 £44,000 +3.52% 6
Oxfordshire -2 7 £29,000 -33.71% 1
Berkshire -3 5 £55,000 +15.78% 1
East Sussex - 4 £38,250 -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (42.54%) Finance
2 115 (36.51%) SQL
3 104 (33.02%) C#
4 98 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (30.16%) Oracle
6 93 (29.52%) Windows
7 87 (27.62%) .NET
8 83 (26.35%) Degree
9 75 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 72 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
11 68 (21.59%) XML
12 67 (21.27%) Microsoft
13 62 (19.68%) SDLC
14 55 (17.46%) PL/SQL
15 54 (17.14%) QA
16 46 (14.60%) Software Testing
16 46 (14.60%) Unix
17 44 (13.97%) ISEB
18 42 (13.33%) ISTQB
19 39 (12.38%) Unit Testing
20 38 (12.06%) T-SQL
21 37 (11.75%) MS Excel
21 37 (11.75%) Data Analysis
21 37 (11.75%) .NET Framework
22 36 (11.43%) Automated Testing
22 36 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
23 35 (11.11%) Integration Testing
24 33 (10.48%) Linux
25 32 (10.16%) C++
25 32 (10.16%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 11 (3.49%) WebSphere
1 11 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (2.86%) IIS
3 4 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (11.75%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.30%) MS Office
3 21 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 19 (6.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (7.94%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (4.44%) Oracle Financials
4 10 (3.17%) SAP CO
4 10 (3.17%) SAP FI
4 10 (3.17%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.32%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.13%) Taleo
2 4 (1.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.32%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.71%) SSL
2 15 (4.76%) 3G
2 15 (4.76%) Bluetooth
2 15 (4.76%) Ethernet
2 15 (4.76%) GPRS
2 15 (4.76%) VoIP
2 15 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (3.81%) Internet
4 10 (3.17%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.86%) Wireless
6 2 (0.63%) ATM
7 1 (0.32%) BGP
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.32%) Firewall
7 1 (0.32%) NX-OS
7 1 (0.32%) OSPF
7 1 (0.32%) VLAN
7 1 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
3 21 (6.67%) PowerCenter
4 19 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (5.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 15 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 14 (4.44%) Oracle Discoverer
7 14 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (3.81%) MS Access
8 12 (3.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 11 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (3.17%) Essbase
10 10 (3.17%) Oracle BI EE
10 10 (3.17%) Oracle OWB
11 8 (2.54%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.90%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.59%) DataStage
14 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 25 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (7.30%) Selenium
3 22 (6.98%) Oracle Forms
3 22 (6.98%) Visual Studio
4 19 (6.03%) JIRA
5 10 (3.17%) WebDriver
6 8 (2.54%) Cucumber
6 8 (2.54%) SoapUI
7 7 (2.22%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.90%) Ranorex
8 6 (1.90%) Robot Framework
8 6 (1.90%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.27%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.63%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.63%) MSTest
10 2 (0.63%) NUnit
10 2 (0.63%) TestNG
11 1 (0.32%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.32%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.32%) WATIR
General
1 134 (42.54%) Finance
2 22 (6.98%) Military
3 20 (6.35%) Manufacturing
4 18 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 17 (5.40%) Banking
6 15 (4.76%) Aerospace
6 15 (4.76%) Electronics
7 13 (4.13%) Retail
8 12 (3.81%) Legal
8 12 (3.81%) Marketing
9 11 (3.49%) Publishing
10 10 (3.17%) General Ledger
10 10 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (2.86%) Automotive
12 6 (1.90%) German Language
13 3 (0.95%) Back Office
14 2 (0.63%) Advertising
14 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (29.52%) Developer
2 85 (26.98%) Analyst
3 66 (20.95%) Consultant
4 33 (10.48%) Oracle Analyst
5 30 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 29 (9.21%) C# Developer
6 29 (9.21%) IT Consultant
6 29 (9.21%) IT Security Consultant
6 29 (9.21%) Security Consultant
6 29 (9.21%) Test Analyst
7 26 (8.25%) Senior Developer
8 22 (6.98%) Business Analyst
8 22 (6.98%) Systems Analyst
9 21 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
10 20 (6.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (6.03%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 16 (5.08%) Financial Analyst
12 16 (5.08%) Oracle Business Analyst
12 16 (5.08%) Project Leader
12 16 (5.08%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (27.62%) .NET
2 68 (21.59%) XML
3 37 (11.75%) .NET Framework
4 22 (6.98%) HTML
5 17 (5.40%) Web Services
6 16 (5.08%) ASP.NET
7 15 (4.76%) Ajax
8 14 (4.44%) WCF
9 13 (4.13%) WPF
10 12 (3.81%) J2EE
11 11 (3.49%) Apache Camel
11 11 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (3.49%) Hibernate
11 11 (3.49%) JMS
11 11 (3.49%) JSF
11 11 (3.49%) JSP
11 11 (3.49%) Spring
11 11 (3.49%) WebSphere MQ
12 10 (3.17%) Entity Framework
13 8 (2.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.03%) Computer Science
2 18 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 13 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.17%) Life Science
5 9 (2.86%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.90%) Health Informatics
7 6 (1.90%) Informatics
7 6 (1.90%) User Experience
8 4 (1.27%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.63%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.63%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.63%) Statistics
11 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 93 (29.52%) Windows
2 46 (14.60%) Unix
3 33 (10.48%) Linux
4 22 (6.98%) Windows Server
5 15 (4.76%) Windows CE
6 14 (4.44%) Solaris
7 6 (1.90%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.90%) Windows Vista
7 6 (1.90%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.27%) Android
8 4 (1.27%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.95%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.32%) CentOS
10 1 (0.32%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 62 (19.68%) SDLC
4 46 (14.60%) Software Testing
5 39 (12.38%) Unit Testing
6 37 (11.75%) Data Analysis
7 36 (11.43%) Automated Testing
7 36 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (11.11%) Integration Testing
9 31 (9.84%) Project Management
10 30 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
10 30 (9.52%) Information Security
10 30 (9.52%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 30 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
10 30 (9.52%) Secure Coding
10 30 (9.52%) SIEM
10 30 (9.52%) Test Scripting
10 30 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 29 (9.21%) Scrum
12 28 (8.89%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (36.51%) SQL
2 104 (33.02%) C#
3 55 (17.46%) PL/SQL
4 38 (12.06%) T-SQL
5 32 (10.16%) C++
6 28 (8.89%) Shell Script
7 27 (8.57%) Java
8 17 (5.40%) C
9 15 (4.76%) VC++
10 12 (3.81%) VB
11 8 (2.54%) JavaScript
12 7 (2.22%) Korn
13 6 (1.90%) PHP
13 6 (1.90%) Ruby
14 4 (1.27%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.63%) Perl
15 2 (0.63%) Python
15 2 (0.63%) Tcl
15 2 (0.63%) VBScript
16 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 83 (26.35%) Degree
2 44 (13.97%) ISEB
3 42 (13.33%) ISTQB
4 29 (9.21%) CEH
4 29 (9.21%) CREST Certified
5 25 (7.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 24 (7.62%) OSCP
6 24 (7.62%) SANS
7 15 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 15 (4.76%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.59%) CISSP
8 5 (1.59%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.59%) PMP
9 1 (0.32%) CCNP
9 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.32%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.32%) VCP5
9 1 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (17.14%) QA
2 32 (10.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (9.52%) PCI DSS
4 18 (5.71%) ISO 9001
5 9 (2.86%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.27%) GAMP
7 2 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.81%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (4.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 95 (30.16%) Oracle
2 67 (21.27%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.25%) Informatica
4 13 (4.13%) VMware
5 11 (3.49%) HP
5 11 (3.49%) SAP
6 10 (3.17%) Hyperion
7 6 (1.90%) Thunderhead
8 5 (1.59%) ServiceNow
8 5 (1.59%) Teradata
9 4 (1.27%) BT
9 4 (1.27%) Terracotta
10 1 (0.32%) Cisco
10 1 (0.32%) Dell
10 1 (0.32%) Juniper
10 1 (0.32%) Macromedia
10 1 (0.32%) NetApp
10 1 (0.32%) Remedy
10 1 (0.32%) Serena
10 1 (0.32%) Telerik
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