The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Test Analyst 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Test Analyst
Rank 895 858 845
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Test Analyst 22 25 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.023% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.024% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 63
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £37,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Systems Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Test Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Systems Test Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Test Analyst within the UK.

Systems Test Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Systems Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Test Analyst over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Systems Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Systems Test Analyst
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Test Analyst within the UK 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
England -47 22 £32,500 -7.14% 3
London -50 7 £48,750 -2.50%
City of London -13 6 £50,000 -
East Midlands -19 6 £36,250 +5.07% 1
West Midlands +2 5 £31,500 -10.00%
Coventry +12 4 £31,500 -10.00%
Northampton -12 4 £40,000 +13.47% 1
Northamptonshire -12 4 £40,000 +15.94% 1
North West 0 3 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Manchester - 3 £32,500 -
Leicester - 2 £25,250 -
Leicestershire - 2 £25,250 -
South East -17 1 £42,000 +47.36% 1
Surrey - 1 £42,000 -
Reigate - 1 £42,000 -

Systems Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Systems Test Analyst 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 25 (53.19%) ISEB
3 20 (42.55%) Finance
4 18 (38.30%) Test Scripting
4 18 (38.30%) System Testing
5 16 (34.04%) Automated Testing
6 15 (31.91%) Relational Database
7 14 (29.79%) thinkFolio
7 14 (29.79%) RDBMS
8 12 (25.53%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (25.53%) StatPro
8 12 (25.53%) Sentinel
8 12 (25.53%) Asset Management
8 12 (25.53%) Integration Testing
9 11 (23.40%) webMethods
9 11 (23.40%) XML
9 11 (23.40%) Oracle
10 10 (21.28%) Equities
10 10 (21.28%) Fixed Income
10 10 (21.28%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
11 9 (19.15%) Software Testing
11 9 (19.15%) SOA
11 9 (19.15%) Toad
11 9 (19.15%) HP
12 8 (17.02%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (17.02%) Web Testing
12 8 (17.02%) QA
13 7 (14.89%) UNIX
13 7 (14.89%) Oracle Forms

Systems Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Systems Test Analyst 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.13%) IIS
1 1 (2.13%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Sentinel
2 5 (10.64%) LatentZero
3 1 (2.13%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) Relational Database
2 14 (29.79%) RDBMS
3 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Toad
2 8 (17.02%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (14.89%) TestDirector
4 6 (12.77%) QARun
5 2 (4.26%) TestPartner
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Back Office
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) XML
2 4 (8.51%) XSD
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Equities
1 10 (21.28%) Fixed Income
2 7 (14.89%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.38%) Derivative
4 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) UNIX
2 6 (12.77%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Vista
4 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Test Scripting
1 18 (38.30%) System Testing
2 16 (34.04%) Automated Testing
3 12 (25.53%) Asset Management
3 12 (25.53%) Integration Testing
4 9 (19.15%) Software Testing
4 9 (19.15%) SOA
5 8 (17.02%) Web Testing
6 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.77%) Test Management
6 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (12.77%) Manual Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Automation Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.26%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) ISEB
2 6 (12.77%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) thinkFolio
2 12 (25.53%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (25.53%) StatPro
3 11 (23.40%) webMethods
3 11 (23.40%) Oracle
4 9 (19.15%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.13%) CODA
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix
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