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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Tester
Rank 104 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 7 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.57% 0.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 0
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
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 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
1208 1121 1396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.58% 97.22% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 988 1176
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Tester across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Systems Tester Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Systems Tester
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Tester within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
(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
Crawley +4 5 £35,000 +12.90%
East Grinstead - 2 £42,500 -
Systems Tester
South East

Systems Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Informatica
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Data-Driven Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Informatics
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) PowerCenter
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
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 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Informatics
1 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data-Driven Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft