The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Tester
Rank 85 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 15 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.30% - 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% - 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £23,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Systems Tester
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1115 905 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.87% 94.67% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 935 826 890
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Tester in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Tester across the Bedfordshire region.

Systems Tester Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Tester
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Tester within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 4 £19,000 -
Systems Tester
East of England

Systems Tester
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Systems Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Tester in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
1 21 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (100.00%) Degree
1 21 (100.00%) System Testing
2 13 (61.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Systems Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 21 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (61.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft