Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Tester was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 272 321
Rank change year-on-year +35 +49 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 10 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.18% 0.32% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.33% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 1
Surrey median annual salary £36,250 £31,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.08% +40.00% -37.93%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,625 £23,750
South East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.80% +4.44%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5481 7632 9017
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.65% 97.50% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4478 6519 7596
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 25 July 2017.

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 25 July 2017. 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 +9 2 £42,500 - 1
Redhill -10 2 £27,500 +14.58%
Lightwater - 1 £26,000 - 1
Systems Tester
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Surrey region featuring Systems Tester in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) CISM
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
1 5 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (50.00%) CEH
1 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 5 (50.00%) OWASP
2 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) HTML

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 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Android
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (50.00%) OWASP
1 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) PHP
1 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CEH
1 5 (50.00%) CISM
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Lightwater, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago