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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Tester
Rank 853 907 950
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 53 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.015% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.016% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 49 10 25
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Systems Tester
UK

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
89934 96186 106572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76512 79745 88117
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Systems Tester Salary Histogram 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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East +23 22 £32,500 +44.44%
Yorkshire +6 11 £35,000 +7.69% 1
London +33 8 £37,500 -25.00% 2
West Midlands - 5 £32,500 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £30,000 -
East of England - 2 £36,250 - 2
North West - 1 - -
Systems Tester
UK

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 59 (46.46%) QA
2 53 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (39.37%) Test Scripting
4 48 (37.80%) SQL
5 41 (32.28%) .NET
5 41 (32.28%) Microsoft
5 41 (32.28%) ISTQB
6 40 (31.50%) ISEB
7 38 (29.92%) System Testing
8 37 (29.13%) Selenium
9 35 (27.56%) Scrum
10 34 (26.77%) User Acceptance Testing
11 33 (25.98%) Manual Testing
12 29 (22.83%) Finance
13 28 (22.05%) Automation Testing
13 28 (22.05%) SDLC
14 27 (21.26%) Test Strategy
14 27 (21.26%) MS Excel
15 26 (20.47%) Functional Testing
16 23 (18.11%) Software Testing
16 23 (18.11%) RAD
16 23 (18.11%) SoapUI
16 23 (18.11%) Test Management
17 22 (17.32%) Team Foundation Server
18 21 (16.54%) Integration Testing
19 20 (15.75%) Java
19 20 (15.75%) Degree
19 20 (15.75%) Regression Testing
20 17 (13.39%) System Integration Testing
20 17 (13.39%) JIRA

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 4 (3.15%) IIS
2 3 (2.36%) CICS
Applications
1 27 (21.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.81%) Internet
2 4 (3.15%) VoIP
3 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.79%) GPRS
4 1 (0.79%) GSM
4 1 (0.79%) IPsec
4 1 (0.79%) LTE
4 1 (0.79%) PPP
4 1 (0.79%) UMTS
4 1 (0.79%) VSAT
4 1 (0.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (29.13%) Selenium
2 23 (18.11%) SoapUI
3 22 (17.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (13.39%) JIRA
5 7 (5.51%) WebDriver
6 6 (4.72%) HP UFT
7 5 (3.94%) JMeter
7 5 (3.94%) LoadRunner
8 4 (3.15%) InstallShield
8 4 (3.15%) Introscope
8 4 (3.15%) WebLOAD
9 2 (1.57%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.57%) Toad
9 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.79%) JUnit
10 1 (0.79%) Selenium IDE
General
1 29 (22.83%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Law
3 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.15%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.15%) Automotive
4 4 (3.15%) Back Office
5 3 (2.36%) Retail
6 2 (1.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (32.28%) .NET
2 15 (11.81%) XML
3 11 (8.66%) Web Services
4 10 (7.87%) HTML
5 5 (3.94%) CSS
6 4 (3.15%) JSON
7 3 (2.36%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.36%) jQuery
8 2 (1.57%) HTML5
8 2 (1.57%) XHTML
9 1 (0.79%) ADO
9 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.79%) LAMP
9 1 (0.79%) RESTful
9 1 (0.79%) SOAP
9 1 (0.79%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.39%) Mainframe
2 14 (11.02%) Client/Server
2 14 (11.02%) Statistics
3 8 (6.30%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.15%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.36%) VSAM
7 2 (1.57%) Fintech
7 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) EPoS
8 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.66%) Unix
2 6 (4.72%) Linux
2 6 (4.72%) Windows
3 4 (3.15%) Solaris
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) CentOS
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (39.37%) Test Scripting
3 38 (29.92%) System Testing
4 35 (27.56%) Scrum
5 34 (26.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 33 (25.98%) Manual Testing
7 28 (22.05%) Automation Testing
7 28 (22.05%) SDLC
8 27 (21.26%) Test Strategy
9 26 (20.47%) Functional Testing
10 23 (18.11%) RAD
10 23 (18.11%) Software Testing
10 23 (18.11%) Test Management
11 21 (16.54%) Integration Testing
12 20 (15.75%) Regression Testing
13 17 (13.39%) System Integration Testing
14 16 (12.60%) Test Automation
15 15 (11.81%) Non-Functional Testing
16 12 (9.45%) TDD
17 10 (7.87%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (37.80%) SQL
2 20 (15.75%) Java
3 13 (10.24%) C
3 13 (10.24%) C#
4 10 (7.87%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.94%) Perl
6 4 (3.15%) C++
6 4 (3.15%) Python
6 4 (3.15%) Ruby
7 3 (2.36%) COBOL
7 3 (2.36%) JCL
8 2 (1.57%) PHP
9 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (32.28%) ISTQB
2 40 (31.50%) ISEB
3 20 (15.75%) Degree
4 13 (10.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.72%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.72%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) CEH
6 1 (0.79%) CISM
6 1 (0.79%) CISSP
6 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (46.46%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 9 (7.09%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.15%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.79%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 41 (32.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.30%) HP
3 7 (5.51%) Oracle
4 6 (4.72%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.94%) CA
6 4 (3.15%) AppDynamics
6 4 (3.15%) Dynatrace
7 3 (2.36%) Pega
8 2 (1.57%) Rally
9 1 (0.79%) Informatica
Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + flex benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
South West London
GeoPlace LLP
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Cambridgeshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago