The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Systems Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Tester
UK / England
Rank 832 824 893
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 13 70 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.076% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.079% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 11 69 27
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,050 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,050 £41,700
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
76009 88690 93012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.46% 96.51% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 63572 75206 77885
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Systems Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Systems Tester in the job title.

Systems Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in England

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

Systems Tester Salary Trend in England

Systems Tester
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 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 +66 4 £41,250 +25.00%
East of England +20 4 £35,000 -30.00%
South East +51 2 £33,250 -5.00% 2
West Midlands +5 2 £31,500 -16.00%
South West +1 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Systems Tester
UK

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Systems Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Systems Tester in the job title.

1 18 (50.00%) System Testing
2 16 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 14 (38.89%) Finance
4 12 (33.33%) Project Management
4 12 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
5 11 (30.56%) Case Management
6 10 (27.78%) SDLC
6 10 (27.78%) SQL
6 10 (27.78%) JIRA
6 10 (27.78%) Selenium
7 9 (25.00%) QA
7 9 (25.00%) Scrum
7 9 (25.00%) Functional Testing
8 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (22.22%) ISTQB
8 8 (22.22%) Degree
8 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
9 7 (19.44%) Manual Testing
9 7 (19.44%) Defect Management
10 6 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
10 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 6 (16.67%) Front Office
11 5 (13.89%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
11 5 (13.89%) .NET
11 5 (13.89%) SQL Server

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (2.78%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Power BI
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) JIRA
1 10 (27.78%) Selenium
2 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.89%) MSTest
4 1 (2.78%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Front Office
3 2 (5.56%) Law
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
1 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) System Testing
2 16 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 12 (33.33%) Project Management
3 12 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 11 (30.56%) Case Management
5 10 (27.78%) SDLC
6 9 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 9 (25.00%) Scrum
7 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (19.44%) Defect Management
8 7 (19.44%) Manual Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 5 (13.89%) BDD
10 5 (13.89%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (13.89%) SOA
11 4 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
11 4 (11.11%) Release Management
11 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 4 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
1 8 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 6 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) Clearswift
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Infor
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Sage
4 1 (2.78%) Charles River
4 1 (2.78%) Cognos
4 1 (2.78%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.78%) Tableau
4 1 (2.78%) Xceptor
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