The median annual salary for a Systems Tester was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Tester
England / London
Rank 582 652 643
Rank change year-on-year +70 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 2 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.012% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.012% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 9
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year - +0.71%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32183 40271 40502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.11% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 34741 34018
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Systems Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Tester in London

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Systems Tester in London

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 London region featuring Systems Tester in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) System Testing
2 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (50.00%) Front Office
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Law
4 2 (20.00%) Legal
4 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (20.00%) Clearswift
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Tableau

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) Power BI
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (50.00%) Front Office
2 2 (20.00%) Law
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Clearswift
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau
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