Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Tester was £32,750 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Tester
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 112 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 - +97
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.91% 0.070% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.074% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Coventry median annual salary £32,750 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.22% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £33,750 £31,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +14.55% -12.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1264 1345 1377
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 94.39% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1137 1148
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Systems Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings that featured Systems Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Tester in Coventry

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Systems Tester in Coventry

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Systems Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region featuring Systems Tester in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 12 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Scenario Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Degree

Systems Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 12 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 12 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Scenario Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree