The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Tester
Rank 432 439 412
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 6 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.029% 0.063% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.066% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 14
Average salary - £33,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.87%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+10.16% -4.83%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Systems Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Systems Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Systems Tester Salary Trend in the South East

Systems Tester
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Tester within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +10 5 - - 1
Surrey - 1 - -
Systems Tester
England

Systems Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (81.82%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
3 6 (54.55%) System Testing
4 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) ISEB
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) QA
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
6 3 (27.27%) Content Management
6 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
7 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
7 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Scrum
8 1 (9.09%) User Experience
8 1 (9.09%) SaaS
8 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
8 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
2 6 (54.55%) System Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Content Management
4 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
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