Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Tester was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

System Tester
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 - 300
Rank change year-on-year - +300 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 7 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.12% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 11
Surrey median annual salary £35,000 - £52,500
10th Percentile £26,300 - £24,000
90th Percentile £45,250 - £57,500
South East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +37.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 5,778 5,761 7,696
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 97.26% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,760 4,885 6,702
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Systems Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Tester in Surrey

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Systems Tester in Surrey

Systems Tester
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Tester in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Tester in Surrey

Systems Tester
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Tester within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chertsey - 2 £42,500 -
Redhill - 2 £34,750 -
Camberley - 1 £30,000 -
Lightwater - 1 £30,000 -
Systems Tester
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Surrey region featuring Systems Tester in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) OWASP
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (28.57%) CEH
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP

Systems Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) RESTful
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) OWASP
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Logistic Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) QMS
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
1 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CEH
1 2 (28.57%) CISM
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001