Period
to 20 February 2018

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 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 304 264 300
Rank change year-on-year -40 +36 -13
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 56 97 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.45% 0.77% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.87% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 52 58 75
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £35,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.76% -21.11% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £22,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £93,750 £63,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +7.32% -3.53%

System Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,048 11,198 13,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.11% 88.90% 87.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8,933 9,119 10,512
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.27% +0.76% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -14 32 £45,000 +52.54% 3
Essex -27 14 £46,250 -28.85% 6
Suffolk +10 5 £75,000 +127.27% 2
Bedfordshire +13 3 £45,000 +60.71% 3
Cambridgeshire -47 2 £31,000 -46.09% 3
System Testing
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 35 (62.50%) SQL
2 28 (50.00%) Oracle
3 25 (44.64%) Finance
4 23 (41.07%) Oracle EBS R12
5 21 (37.50%) PL/SQL
6 18 (32.14%) ITIL
6 18 (32.14%) Oracle 11i
6 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 18 (32.14%) SQLPlus
6 18 (32.14%) Six Sigma
6 18 (32.14%) Oracle EBS
6 18 (32.14%) SDLC
7 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
8 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
8 10 (17.86%) .NET
8 10 (17.86%) Retail
8 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (16.07%) Oracle HRMS
9 9 (16.07%) Oracle Payroll
10 8 (14.29%) Degree
10 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
11 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
11 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
13 5 (8.93%) Cash Management
13 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure

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 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (41.07%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (32.14%) Oracle 11i
2 18 (32.14%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (16.07%) Oracle HRMS
4 9 (16.07%) Oracle Payroll
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQLPlus
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.36%) GIS
6 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.57%) Power BI
7 1 (1.79%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.79%) Informix
7 1 (1.79%) Looker
7 1 (1.79%) MySQL
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.79%) QlikView
7 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) JMeter
1 5 (8.93%) Selenium
2 3 (5.36%) Appium
2 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.57%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) LabVIEW
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (44.64%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Retail
3 5 (8.93%) General Ledger
4 4 (7.14%) Legal
5 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (58.93%) Analyst
2 18 (32.14%) Oracle Analyst
2 18 (32.14%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 18 (32.14%) Support Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Financial Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Oracle Financials Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Oracle Financials Support
4 9 (16.07%) Oracle Financials Support Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Business Systems Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (7.14%) IT Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.36%) CSS
3 3 (5.36%) HTML
3 3 (5.36%) jQuery
3 3 (5.36%) Web Services
4 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (3.57%) HTML5
4 2 (3.57%) Kendo UI
4 2 (3.57%) WCF
5 1 (1.79%) Ajax
5 1 (1.79%) Angular 2
5 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.57%) Acoustics
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) FMCG
3 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.57%) Optoelectronics
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.79%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
1 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) ITIL
1 18 (32.14%) SDLC
1 18 (32.14%) Six Sigma
2 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
5 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (8.93%) Cash Management
6 5 (8.93%) Data Protection
6 5 (8.93%) E-business
6 5 (8.93%) ETL
7 4 (7.14%) Data Governance
7 4 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (7.14%) ITSM
7 4 (7.14%) KYC
7 4 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Scrum
7 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (62.50%) SQL
2 21 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.93%) C#
4 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) HNC
2 3 (5.36%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) Oracle
2 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) Retek
4 1 (1.79%) Allen-Bradley
4 1 (1.79%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) Tableau