The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for System Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
London / City of London
Rank 181 233 259
Rank change year-on-year +52 +26  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 42 41 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.83% 0.58% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.64% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 40 37 59
Median salary £75,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.89% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

System Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4585 6399 8963
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.33% 90.32% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4186 5697 7549
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing System Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in the City of London

System Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing in the City of London.

Salary trend for System Testing in the City of London

System Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in the City of London

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 62 (66.67%) SQL
2 49 (52.69%) SQL Server
3 47 (50.54%) .NET
4 45 (48.39%) C#
5 36 (38.71%) Finance
6 35 (37.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 31 (33.33%) MVC
8 30 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
9 28 (30.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 27 (29.03%) jQuery
10 27 (29.03%) Visual Studio
10 27 (29.03%) ASP.NET
11 26 (27.96%) XML
12 25 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (26.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (26.88%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (25.81%) Web Services
13 24 (25.81%) SharePoint
14 23 (24.73%) CSS
15 21 (22.58%) T-SQL
15 21 (22.58%) N-Tier
15 21 (22.58%) AngularJS
15 21 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
15 21 (22.58%) Technical Architecture
15 21 (22.58%) SQL Server 2016
16 20 (21.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 20 (21.51%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (21.51%) CRM
17 19 (20.43%) SDLC

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 24 (25.81%) SharePoint
2 15 (16.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (5.38%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.08%) Confluence
5 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (2.15%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (1.08%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (17.20%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.53%) Internet
2 2 (2.15%) 3G
2 2 (2.15%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (52.69%) SQL Server
2 28 (30.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (22.58%) SQL Server 2016
4 20 (21.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (17.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (8.60%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
9 4 (4.30%) Couchbase
10 3 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.15%) BODI
11 2 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (29.03%) Visual Studio
2 21 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (16.13%) JIRA
4 9 (9.68%) Selenium
5 4 (4.30%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.23%) FitNesse
6 3 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.23%) Hudson
6 3 (3.23%) JUnit
6 3 (3.23%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.23%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.08%) JBehave
8 1 (1.08%) Maven
8 1 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 36 (38.71%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Front Office
4 4 (4.30%) Games
4 4 (4.30%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Marketing
6 2 (2.15%) Billing
7 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.08%) Legal
7 1 (1.08%) Polish Language
7 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (32.26%) Analyst
1 30 (32.26%) Developer
2 24 (25.81%) Business Analyst
3 21 (22.58%) Architect
3 21 (22.58%) Technical Architect
4 18 (19.35%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 14 (15.05%) Commercial Analyst
5 14 (15.05%) Commercial Business Analyst
6 13 (13.98%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (13.98%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 11 (11.83%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.60%) SQL Developer
9 7 (7.53%) .NET Developer
9 7 (7.53%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (6.45%) Tester
11 5 (5.38%) Applications Architect
11 5 (5.38%) DBA
11 5 (5.38%) Lead Business Analyst
11 5 (5.38%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (50.54%) .NET
2 27 (29.03%) ASP.NET
2 27 (29.03%) jQuery
3 26 (27.96%) XML
4 25 (26.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 25 (26.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 24 (25.81%) Web Services
6 23 (24.73%) CSS
7 21 (22.58%) AngularJS
8 16 (17.20%) WCF
9 15 (16.13%) WPF
10 8 (8.60%) .NET Framework
10 8 (8.60%) Entity Framework
11 4 (4.30%) Ajax
11 4 (4.30%) Akka
11 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (4.30%) Java EE
11 4 (4.30%) Kafka
11 4 (4.30%) Kendo UI
11 4 (4.30%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.58%) N-Tier
2 20 (21.51%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (16.13%) Client/Server
4 14 (15.05%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.30%) Online Games
6 3 (3.23%) Reinsurance
7 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.08%) Derivative
8 1 (1.08%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.08%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (1.08%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.23%) Android
1 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
1 3 (3.23%) Unix
2 2 (2.15%) Linux
2 2 (2.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 31 (33.33%) MVC
3 30 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (22.58%) Technical Architecture
6 20 (21.51%) CRM
7 19 (20.43%) SDLC
8 17 (18.28%) SOA
9 15 (16.13%) Software Architecture
9 15 (16.13%) TOGAF
9 15 (16.13%) Zachman Framework
10 14 (15.05%) BPR
10 14 (15.05%) Scrum
10 14 (15.05%) SOLID
10 14 (15.05%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (10.75%) Integration Testing
12 9 (9.68%) Test Scripting
13 8 (8.60%) Regression Testing
13 8 (8.60%) Unit Testing
13 8 (8.60%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 62 (66.67%) SQL
2 45 (48.39%) C#
3 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 21 (22.58%) T-SQL
5 15 (16.13%) VBA
6 11 (11.83%) Java
7 4 (4.30%) Scala
8 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.15%) Perl
9 2 (2.15%) PHP
9 2 (2.15%) Python
9 2 (2.15%) Ruby
9 2 (2.15%) Tcl
9 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.08%) ISEB
3 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
2 4 (4.30%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.15%) EMIR
3 2 (2.15%) FATCA
3 2 (2.15%) MiFID
3 2 (2.15%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Docker
2 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.05%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.30%) Telerik
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle
4 2 (2.15%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.08%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.08%) Teradata
5 1 (1.08%) Thunderhead
5 1 (1.08%) VMware
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