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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Tester
Rank 857 869 920
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 22 75 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.073% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.076% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 21 61 40
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,900 £37,550
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
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
86072 98291 103044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.29% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72520 82716 84192
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
London +52 9 £40,000 +33.33% 2
South West -8 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Yorkshire +3 3 £37,500 +7.14%
West Midlands -29 2 £45,000 +63.63% 1
East of England +15 1 £35,000 -17.64%
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Systems Tester
UK

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 37 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 30 (40.54%) Finance
3 29 (39.19%) Software Testing
3 29 (39.19%) System Testing
4 28 (37.84%) QA
5 27 (36.49%) ISTQB
5 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (35.14%) ISEB
7 24 (32.43%) SQL
8 23 (31.08%) Degree
8 23 (31.08%) Selenium
9 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
9 22 (29.73%) Test Strategy
10 21 (28.38%) Manual Testing
10 21 (28.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (28.38%) Scrum
11 18 (24.32%) SDLC
12 17 (22.97%) Test Automation
12 17 (22.97%) Regression Testing
13 16 (21.62%) Project Management
13 16 (21.62%) .NET
14 15 (20.27%) C#
14 15 (20.27%) Functional Testing
15 14 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (18.92%) XML
16 12 (16.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 11 (14.86%) Non-Functional Testing
17 11 (14.86%) Case Management
17 11 (14.86%) Time Management
17 11 (14.86%) Red Hat

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 (1.35%) CICS
1 1 (1.35%) IIS
1 1 (1.35%) SAS
1 1 (1.35%) Xceptor
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.35%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.35%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) VoIP
2 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.05%) Internet
3 3 (4.05%) iSCSI
3 3 (4.05%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.35%) MySQL
3 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Selenium
2 14 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (13.51%) JIRA
4 7 (9.46%) InstallShield
4 7 (9.46%) SoapUI
5 5 (6.76%) MSTest
6 1 (1.35%) PHPUnit
General
1 30 (40.54%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.46%) Aerospace
3 7 (9.46%) Automotive
4 4 (5.41%) Law
5 2 (2.70%) Front Office
6 1 (1.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.35%) Billing
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) .NET
2 14 (18.92%) XML
3 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET
4 8 (10.81%) HTML
5 3 (4.05%) CSS
5 3 (4.05%) jQuery
5 3 (4.05%) LAMP
6 2 (2.70%) Web Services
6 2 (2.70%) XHTML
7 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.35%) HTML5
7 1 (1.35%) JSON
7 1 (1.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.76%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.41%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.05%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.70%) Fintech
6 2 (2.70%) Statistics
7 1 (1.35%) EPoS
7 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.35%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Linux
2 10 (13.51%) Unix
3 8 (10.81%) Windows
4 7 (9.46%) Solaris
5 3 (4.05%) CentOS
6 1 (1.35%) Android
6 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 29 (39.19%) Software Testing
2 29 (39.19%) System Testing
3 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (29.73%) Test Strategy
5 21 (28.38%) Manual Testing
5 21 (28.38%) Scrum
5 21 (28.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (24.32%) SDLC
7 17 (22.97%) Regression Testing
7 17 (22.97%) Test Automation
8 16 (21.62%) Project Management
9 15 (20.27%) Functional Testing
10 11 (14.86%) Case Management
10 11 (14.86%) Non-Functional Testing
10 11 (14.86%) Time Management
11 10 (13.51%) Test Management
12 9 (12.16%) Risk Analysis
13 8 (10.81%) Defect Management
14 7 (9.46%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) SQL
2 15 (20.27%) C#
3 11 (14.86%) Java
4 9 (12.16%) C
5 8 (10.81%) Perl
6 7 (9.46%) C++
6 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
6 7 (9.46%) Python
6 7 (9.46%) Ruby
7 5 (6.76%) PHP
8 1 (1.35%) COBOL
8 1 (1.35%) JCL
8 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (36.49%) ISTQB
2 26 (35.14%) ISEB
3 23 (31.08%) Degree
4 12 (16.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.35%) CEH
6 1 (1.35%) CISM
6 1 (1.35%) CISSP
6 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (37.84%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.86%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.41%) HP
4 3 (4.05%) Becrypt
4 3 (4.05%) ESRI
4 3 (4.05%) VMware
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle
5 2 (2.70%) SAP
6 1 (1.35%) Charles River
6 1 (1.35%) Cognos
6 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago