The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 217 214
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 46 35 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.75% 0.51% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.59% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 20 30
Median salary £42,500 £36,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.24% -14.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £31,450 £32,375
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,250 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5428 5968 7019
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 88.05% 87.58% 86.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18808 19638 23180
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £68,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing System Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in the East of England

System Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for System Testing in the East of England

System Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in the East of England

System Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Hertfordshire +16 17 £40,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire -3 16 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Essex +4 11 £40,000 -38.46%
Suffolk -1 2 £40,000 +14.28%
System Testing
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 24 (27.91%) SQL Server
1 24 (27.91%) Test Automation
2 22 (25.58%) SQL
3 20 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (20.93%) Degree
4 18 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (19.77%) Java
6 16 (18.60%) Telecoms
7 15 (17.44%) Oracle
7 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
7 15 (17.44%) Linux
7 15 (17.44%) SDLC
8 14 (16.28%) Wireless
9 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
9 13 (15.12%) HTML
9 13 (15.12%) Mentoring
10 11 (12.79%) C#
10 11 (12.79%) Android
11 10 (11.63%) Mathematics
11 10 (11.63%) Physics
11 10 (11.63%) jQuery
11 10 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (11.63%) Numerate Degree
11 10 (11.63%) Component Testing
11 10 (11.63%) MySQL
11 10 (11.63%) Firmware
11 10 (11.63%) MATLAB
11 10 (11.63%) PhD
11 10 (11.63%) Electronics
11 10 (11.63%) LabVIEW

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (5.81%) Apache
1 5 (5.81%) JBoss
1 5 (5.81%) NetWeaver
1 5 (5.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) SaaS
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) Wireless
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.63%) MySQL
3 5 (5.81%) FileMaker
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.33%) Power BI
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.16%) Informix
7 1 (1.16%) QlikView
7 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) LabVIEW
2 7 (8.14%) Selenium
3 5 (5.81%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.81%) Toad
4 4 (4.65%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.49%) JIRA
6 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (18.60%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.63%) Electronics
3 9 (10.47%) Finance
4 6 (6.98%) Retail
5 5 (5.81%) Banking
6 3 (3.49%) Advertising
6 3 (3.49%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Analyst
2 17 (19.77%) Developer
3 14 (16.28%) Test Manager
4 12 (13.95%) Business Analyst
5 10 (11.63%) Optical Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Test Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) Tester
8 6 (6.98%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Business Systems Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Software Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Software Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Test Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Test Leader
10 4 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.12%) HTML
2 10 (11.63%) jQuery
3 9 (10.47%) .NET
3 9 (10.47%) J2EE
4 6 (6.98%) Ajax
4 6 (6.98%) Hibernate
5 5 (5.81%) EJB
5 5 (5.81%) JMS
5 5 (5.81%) REST
5 5 (5.81%) SOAP
5 5 (5.81%) Spring
5 5 (5.81%) Struts
5 5 (5.81%) Web Services
5 5 (5.81%) XML
6 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.49%) CSS
7 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.33%) SAP XI
8 1 (1.16%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (1.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.30%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.16%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.44%) Linux
2 11 (12.79%) Android
3 6 (6.98%) Unix
4 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.16%) Windows
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) Test Automation
2 18 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.44%) SDLC
4 13 (15.12%) Mentoring
5 10 (11.63%) Component Testing
5 10 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (11.63%) Mathematics
5 10 (11.63%) Physics
6 9 (10.47%) Customer Requirements
6 9 (10.47%) Unit Testing
6 9 (10.47%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (9.30%) Business Analysis
7 8 (9.30%) Data Modelling
8 7 (8.14%) MVC
9 6 (6.98%) ITIL
9 6 (6.98%) Validation
10 5 (5.81%) ETL
10 5 (5.81%) Multithreading
10 5 (5.81%) OO
10 5 (5.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.58%) SQL
2 17 (19.77%) Java
3 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.79%) C#
5 10 (11.63%) MATLAB
6 6 (6.98%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.81%) PHP
7 5 (5.81%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.65%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Degree
2 10 (11.63%) Numerate Degree
2 10 (11.63%) PhD
3 4 (4.65%) CBAP
3 4 (4.65%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) QA
2 3 (3.49%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
1 15 (17.44%) Oracle
2 7 (8.14%) SAP
3 5 (5.81%) Pega
4 4 (4.65%) hybris
5 1 (1.16%) IBM
5 1 (1.16%) IFS
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Posted: 6 days ago