The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 145 148 164
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 19 39 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.74% 1.08% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.17% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 31
Median salary £34,500 £32,750 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.34% -2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
System Testing
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2327 3320 3336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.05% 91.92% 87.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1945 2623 2512
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

System Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Leeds region.

System Testing Salary Trend in Leeds

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 26 (47.27%) .NET
2 23 (41.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 22 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 22 (40.00%) Finance
4 21 (38.18%) ISTQB
5 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 20 (36.36%) C#
5 20 (36.36%) VB.NET
6 18 (32.73%) SQL
7 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
9 15 (27.27%) ISEB
9 15 (27.27%) QA
9 15 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
11 12 (21.82%) Oracle
11 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (21.82%) Selenium
11 12 (21.82%) Software Delivery
11 12 (21.82%) SDLC
12 11 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
12 11 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
12 11 (20.00%) Test Management
12 11 (20.00%) Test Scripting
12 11 (20.00%) SoapUI
12 11 (20.00%) Test Strategy
12 11 (20.00%) RAD

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.45%) Big Data
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.82%) DB2
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (21.82%) Selenium
3 11 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
3 11 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.82%) Appium
4 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) Toad
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (69.09%) Analyst
2 35 (63.64%) Test Analyst
3 13 (23.64%) Developer
4 12 (21.82%) Systems Analyst
4 12 (21.82%) Systems Test Analyst
5 9 (16.36%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Selenium Tester
7 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Systems Tester
7 4 (7.27%) Tester
7 4 (7.27%) UAT Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) UAT Test Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Development Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Systems Test Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Test Development Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (47.27%) .NET
2 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 10 (18.18%) Web Services
4 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.45%) XML
6 1 (1.82%) Ajax
6 1 (1.82%) EDI
6 1 (1.82%) HTML
6 1 (1.82%) REST
6 1 (1.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
1 4 (7.27%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Android
2 1 (1.82%) CentOS
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) User Acceptance Testing
2 22 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 22 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (21.82%) SDLC
4 12 (21.82%) Software Delivery
5 11 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 11 (20.00%) Project Management
5 11 (20.00%) RAD
5 11 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 11 (20.00%) Scrum
5 11 (20.00%) Test Management
5 11 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 11 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 10 (18.18%) MVC
6 10 (18.18%) OO
7 9 (16.36%) OOD
7 9 (16.36%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) C#
1 20 (36.36%) VB.NET
2 18 (32.73%) SQL
3 9 (16.36%) VB
3 9 (16.36%) VB6
4 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.45%) Python
6 2 (3.64%) Java
7 1 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) Ruby
7 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) ISTQB
2 15 (27.27%) ISEB
3 9 (16.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.82%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) ArcSight
3 4 (7.27%) Blue Coat
3 4 (7.27%) CA
3 4 (7.27%) Cisco
3 4 (7.27%) FireEye
3 4 (7.27%) Forcepoint
3 4 (7.27%) Hortonworks
3 4 (7.27%) HP
3 4 (7.27%) Juniper
3 4 (7.27%) Palo Alto
4 3 (5.45%) Intel
4 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat