The median annual salary for a Systems Tester was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

System Tester
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 599 632 669
Rank change year-on-year +33 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 14 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.038% 0.015% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.016% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 1
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.53% -  

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 34928 37857 42985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.93% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28337 32945 36330
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Tester in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Tester in London

Systems Tester
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +27 2 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Systems Tester
England

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 14 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 11 (68.75%) Test Automation
2 11 (68.75%) Software Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) QA
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Retail
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 7 (43.75%) Selenium
6 6 (37.50%) System Testing
6 6 (37.50%) TestNG
6 6 (37.50%) jQuery
6 6 (37.50%) GitHub
6 6 (37.50%) HTML5
6 6 (37.50%) Node.js
6 6 (37.50%) Underscore.js
6 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 6 (37.50%) Appium
6 6 (37.50%) React
6 6 (37.50%) React Native
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (37.50%) HTML
6 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 6 (37.50%) XHTML
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (37.50%) Maven
6 6 (37.50%) Facilities Management
7 5 (31.25%) ISTQB

Systems Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) GitHub
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) Power BI
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) Appium
2 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) Maven
2 6 (37.50%) TestNG
3 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
General
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) HTML5
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
1 6 (37.50%) Node.js
1 6 (37.50%) React
1 6 (37.50%) React Native
1 6 (37.50%) Underscore.js
1 6 (37.50%) XHTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 11 (68.75%) Software Testing
2 11 (68.75%) Test Automation
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Facilities Management
4 6 (37.50%) System Testing
5 5 (31.25%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) CA
3 1 (6.25%) Clearswift
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau
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