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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Tester
Rank - 212 223
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.083% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.087% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Systems Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4689 4619 5204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.13% 95.49% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3841 3702 4472
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 Surrey

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

Systems Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Systems Tester Salary Trend in Surrey

Systems Tester
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) ATDD
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB