The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Tester
Rank 224 209 208
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 1 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £20,000 £33,000 £30,752
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.39% +7.31%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5532 5200 5378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.36% 96.64% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 4586 4654
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Tester
England

Systems Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Systems Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Systems Tester Salary Trend in the South West

Systems Tester
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +9 1 £20,000 -
Systems Tester
England

Systems Tester
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 4 (66.67%) Retail
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) Fault Management
1 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Fault Management
1 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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Posted: 4 days ago
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