The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Tester
Rank 330 321 327
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% 0.050% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.053% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +10.38%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Systems Tester
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11013 11311 12287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.43% 93.37% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9250 10008 11245
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Systems Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Systems Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Systems Tester Salary Trend in the City of London

Systems Tester
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (50.00%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (50.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP