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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Tester
UK / England
Rank 817 859 902
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 18 74 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.078% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.080% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 15 73 32
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £41,250 £37,300
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
76071 92021 96267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63569 78023 80199
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 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
East of England +23 9 £35,000 +3.70%
London +80 4 £37,500 -
South East +20 4 £34,500 -1.42% 1
North West - 1 £27,500 - 1
Systems Tester
UK

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 14 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 14 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 13 (37.14%) System Testing
3 12 (34.29%) Finance
3 12 (34.29%) Selenium
4 11 (31.43%) QA
4 11 (31.43%) Scrum
4 11 (31.43%) BDD
4 11 (31.43%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 9 (25.71%) SDLC
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.86%) TDD
7 8 (22.86%) JIRA
7 8 (22.86%) Release Management
8 7 (20.00%) SQL
9 6 (17.14%) Project Management
9 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
9 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
9 6 (17.14%) Front Office
10 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
10 5 (14.29%) .NET
10 5 (14.29%) Defect Management
10 5 (14.29%) Case Management
10 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
10 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
11 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
11 4 (11.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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:

Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
1 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Power BI
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Selenium
2 8 (22.86%) JIRA
3 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.57%) MSTest
5 2 (5.71%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.86%) NeoLoad
6 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.86%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Front Office
3 2 (5.71%) Law
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Functional Testing
1 14 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 13 (37.14%) System Testing
3 11 (31.43%) BDD
3 11 (31.43%) Non-Functional Testing
3 11 (31.43%) Scrum
4 9 (25.71%) SDLC
5 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.86%) Release Management
5 8 (22.86%) TDD
6 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Project Management
6 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Case Management
7 5 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
9 3 (8.57%) OOP
9 3 (8.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) PHP
3 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) C++
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (8.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) SAP
3 2 (5.71%) Clearswift
3 2 (5.71%) Infor
3 2 (5.71%) Sage
4 1 (2.86%) CA
4 1 (2.86%) Charles River
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.86%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £35k
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago