The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Tester
Rank - - 250
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.83% +3.33%
Systems Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6966 6447 7071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.17% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5650 5536 6121
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
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 North West

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

Systems Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Systems Tester Salary Trend in the North West

Systems Tester
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix