The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 417 383 423
Rank change year-on-year -34 +40  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 550 732 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.66% 0.79% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.89% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 417 550 565
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,100 £28,980
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74870 82511 91444
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.69% 89.04% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 60781 69796 75582
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,888
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

System Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for System Testing in England

System Testing
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in England

System Testing
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 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
London -15 210 £51,750 +3.50% 20
South East -33 98 £42,500 -5.55% 14
South West +17 60 £40,000 -6.97% 5
East of England +3 46 £42,500 +21.42% 6
North West -33 45 £37,500 - 3
Yorkshire -23 33 £35,000 - 3
West Midlands -23 25 £40,000 +4.57% 1
East Midlands +17 14 £37,000 +13.84% 3
North East +17 5 £35,000 - 1
System Testing
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 389 (38.29%) Test Automation
2 384 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
3 381 (37.50%) SQL
4 283 (27.85%) Finance
5 245 (24.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 223 (21.95%) .NET
7 222 (21.85%) SQL Server
8 198 (19.49%) QA
9 197 (19.39%) Unit Testing
10 191 (18.80%) Java
11 190 (18.70%) Microsoft
12 179 (17.62%) Oracle
13 174 (17.13%) C#
14 168 (16.54%) JavaScript
15 161 (15.85%) SDLC
16 153 (15.06%) ISTQB
17 152 (14.96%) Regression Testing
17 152 (14.96%) XML
18 151 (14.86%) Degree
19 146 (14.37%) Selenium
20 144 (14.17%) ISEB
21 143 (14.07%) Test Strategy
22 134 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
23 130 (12.80%) Test Scripting
24 128 (12.60%) MVC
25 127 (12.50%) HTML
25 127 (12.50%) Integration Testing
26 124 (12.20%) Scrum
27 116 (11.42%) Windows
28 115 (11.32%) CSS

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 51 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
3 22 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 20 (1.97%) IIS
5 14 (1.38%) Tomcat
6 9 (0.89%) Apache
6 9 (0.89%) JBoss
7 8 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (0.69%) Confluence
9 6 (0.59%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.49%) NetWeaver
10 5 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.49%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.39%) GemFire
12 3 (0.30%) CMS
12 3 (0.30%) Jetty
12 3 (0.30%) Oracle UPK
12 3 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 80 (7.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (4.04%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.098%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.098%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 48 (4.72%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (3.35%) SAP CO
2 34 (3.35%) SAP FI
2 34 (3.35%) SAP FI/CO
3 31 (3.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 30 (2.95%) Oracle HRMS
5 25 (2.46%) Oracle Payroll
6 24 (2.36%) Oracle Retail
7 22 (2.17%) Oracle 11i
8 16 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
9 13 (1.28%) Hyperion Planning
9 13 (1.28%) Oracle Payables
9 13 (1.28%) Oracle Receivables
10 12 (1.18%) Cognos TM1
10 12 (1.18%) Oracle Assets
10 12 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
10 12 (1.18%) SAP S/4HANA
11 11 (1.08%) Infor SunSystems
11 11 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
12 9 (0.89%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 48 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (1.38%) SaaS
4 13 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.28%) GitHub
5 5 (0.49%) BrowserStack
5 5 (0.49%) PaaS
6 3 (0.30%) Google Play
6 3 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.20%) Lucidchart
7 2 (0.20%) Office 365
7 2 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.098%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.098%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.05%) HTTP
2 27 (2.66%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.28%) Internet
3 13 (1.28%) Wireless
4 10 (0.98%) VoIP
5 9 (0.89%) FTP
6 5 (0.49%) Firewall
6 5 (0.49%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.39%) 4G
8 3 (0.30%) 3G
9 2 (0.20%) Intranet
9 2 (0.20%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.20%) LDAP
9 2 (0.20%) SSH
9 2 (0.20%) VXLAN
10 1 (0.098%) GPRS
10 1 (0.098%) GSM
10 1 (0.098%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 50 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 46 (4.53%) MySQL
4 43 (4.23%) Hadoop
5 35 (3.44%) SQL Server 2016
6 29 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (2.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 25 (2.46%) Relational Database
8 22 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
9 21 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (1.97%) Essbase
11 19 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
11 19 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (1.28%) NoSQL
13 13 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (1.18%) OLAP
14 12 (1.18%) OLTP
15 11 (1.08%) MOLAP
Development Applications
1 146 (14.37%) Selenium
2 109 (10.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 61 (6.00%) Git (software)
4 60 (5.91%) Visual Studio
5 57 (5.61%) JIRA
6 50 (4.92%) Jenkins
7 41 (4.04%) WebDriver
8 39 (3.84%) SoapUI
9 36 (3.54%) HP UFT
10 35 (3.44%) Subversion
11 30 (2.95%) Cucumber
12 18 (1.77%) JUnit
13 15 (1.48%) Android Studio
14 14 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
15 13 (1.28%) FitNesse
15 13 (1.28%) Zephyr
16 12 (1.18%) Eclipse
16 12 (1.18%) Hudson
16 12 (1.18%) JMeter
16 12 (1.18%) Xcode
General
1 283 (27.85%) Finance
2 62 (6.10%) Banking
2 62 (6.10%) Retail
3 39 (3.84%) Telecoms
4 35 (3.44%) General Ledger
5 27 (2.66%) Manufacturing
6 24 (2.36%) Front Office
7 21 (2.07%) Marketing
8 19 (1.87%) Financial Institution
9 15 (1.48%) Advertising
9 15 (1.48%) Legal
10 12 (1.18%) Back Office
10 12 (1.18%) Law
11 11 (1.08%) Automotive
11 11 (1.08%) Electronics
11 11 (1.08%) Publishing
12 10 (0.98%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.49%) Games
13 5 (0.49%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 339 (33.37%) Analyst
2 249 (24.51%) Developer
3 162 (15.94%) Test Analyst
4 86 (8.46%) Business Analyst
5 75 (7.38%) Consultant
6 71 (6.99%) Test Manager
7 70 (6.89%) Tester
8 63 (6.20%) Architect
9 62 (6.10%) .NET Developer
10 59 (5.81%) Java Developer
11 53 (5.22%) C# Developer
12 48 (4.72%) Test Engineer
13 45 (4.43%) Senior Developer
14 43 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
15 41 (4.04%) SAP Consultant
16 33 (3.25%) Technical Architect
17 30 (2.95%) Software Developer
17 30 (2.95%) Support Analyst
18 29 (2.85%) QA Engineer
18 29 (2.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (21.95%) .NET
2 152 (14.96%) XML
3 127 (12.50%) HTML
4 115 (11.32%) CSS
5 109 (10.73%) ASP.NET
6 103 (10.14%) Web Services
7 85 (8.37%) SOAP
8 72 (7.09%) jQuery
9 71 (6.99%) AngularJS
10 64 (6.30%) WPF
11 54 (5.31%) ASP.NET Web API
12 51 (5.02%) REST
13 48 (4.72%) JSON
14 44 (4.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 41 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
15 41 (4.04%) Gherkin
16 34 (3.35%) WCF
17 24 (2.36%) HTML5
17 24 (2.36%) RESTful
18 22 (2.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 134 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (5.61%) Computer Science
3 52 (5.12%) Mobile App
4 49 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 39 (3.84%) Client/Server
6 33 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (3.25%) N-Tier
7 30 (2.95%) Data Structures
8 27 (2.66%) Algorithms
9 22 (2.17%) Virtual Team
10 18 (1.77%) Fixed Income
11 16 (1.57%) User Experience
12 15 (1.48%) NHS
13 12 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
14 11 (1.08%) Equities
15 9 (0.89%) iPad
16 8 (0.79%) TRADACOMS
16 8 (0.79%) W3C
17 7 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 116 (11.42%) Windows
2 92 (9.06%) Linux
3 75 (7.38%) Unix
4 74 (7.28%) Android
5 68 (6.69%) Apple iOS
6 28 (2.76%) Windows Server
7 15 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.28%) Solaris
9 10 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
9 10 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.49%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.39%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.39%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.39%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.20%) VMS
13 1 (0.098%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.098%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (38.29%) Test Automation
2 384 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
3 245 (24.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 197 (19.39%) Unit Testing
5 161 (15.85%) SDLC
6 152 (14.96%) Regression Testing
7 143 (14.07%) Test Strategy
8 130 (12.80%) Test Scripting
9 128 (12.60%) MVC
10 127 (12.50%) Integration Testing
11 124 (12.20%) Scrum
12 100 (9.84%) Software Testing
13 98 (9.65%) Continuous Integration
14 93 (9.15%) Software Engineering
15 84 (8.27%) TDD
16 81 (7.97%) Functional Testing
17 79 (7.78%) Migration
18 78 (7.68%) Mentoring
19 76 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
20 75 (7.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 381 (37.50%) SQL
2 191 (18.80%) Java
3 174 (17.13%) C#
4 168 (16.54%) JavaScript
5 89 (8.76%) PL/SQL
6 71 (6.99%) T-SQL
7 60 (5.91%) C++
8 39 (3.84%) C
9 36 (3.54%) PHP
10 32 (3.15%) VB.NET
11 28 (2.76%) Ruby
11 28 (2.76%) VBScript
12 27 (2.66%) Shell Script
12 27 (2.66%) VBA
13 26 (2.56%) Python
14 22 (2.17%) VB
15 19 (1.87%) Objective-C
15 19 (1.87%) Scala
16 14 (1.38%) Perl
17 12 (1.18%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 153 (15.06%) ISTQB
2 151 (14.86%) Degree
3 144 (14.17%) ISEB
4 43 (4.23%) Security Cleared
5 42 (4.13%) SC Cleared
6 41 (4.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 36 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (1.08%) Numerate Degree
9 10 (0.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 9 (0.89%) PhD
11 7 (0.69%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
13 5 (0.49%) PMP
14 4 (0.39%) CBAP
15 3 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
15 3 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
16 2 (0.20%) Master's Degree
16 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 1 (0.098%) Microsoft Certification
17 1 (0.098%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (19.49%) QA
2 17 (1.67%) SLA
3 8 (0.79%) MiFID
4 5 (0.49%) EMIR
4 5 (0.49%) PMO
5 4 (0.39%) COBIT
5 4 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.39%) HL7
6 2 (0.20%) FATCA
6 2 (0.20%) GAMP
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (0.98%) Firmware
3 6 (0.59%) HDFS
3 6 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (0.49%) Docker
5 4 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.098%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.098%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.098%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.30%) Ansible
2 3 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.30%) Puppet
3 2 (0.20%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.098%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.098%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.098%) Salt
4 1 (0.098%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 190 (18.70%) Microsoft
2 179 (17.62%) Oracle
3 69 (6.79%) SAP
4 34 (3.35%) HP
5 24 (2.36%) Retek
6 19 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (1.57%) Apple
7 16 (1.57%) Hyperion
7 16 (1.57%) Red Hat
8 13 (1.28%) Cognos
9 11 (1.08%) Infor
9 11 (1.08%) Jedox
9 11 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
9 11 (1.08%) VMware
10 9 (0.89%) Citrix
10 9 (0.89%) Sencha
11 8 (0.79%) Sun
12 7 (0.69%) Vertica
12 7 (0.69%) Xamarin
13 6 (0.59%) Zend
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London
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Crewe, Cheshire
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Salary: £30k - 38k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
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Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
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