The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Tester
Rank - - 111
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - - 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -7.20%
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 West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1032 1042 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.90% 97.02% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 919 931 1311
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,720
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Systems Tester Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Systems Tester Salary Trend in West Sussex

Systems Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Informatica
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Informatics
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Data-Driven Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) PowerCenter
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) WinForms

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) PowerCenter
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) WatiN
1 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
1 1 (12.50%) Redmine
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Informatics
1 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Data-Driven Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Informatica