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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 150 142 145
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 35 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.92% 0.57% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.66% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 13
Average salary £33,250 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.74% -16.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
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
3225 2270 2357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 85.07% 86.51% 83.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2423 1783 1939
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing.

1 30 (36.59%) SQL
2 29 (35.37%) Project Management
3 27 (32.93%) Finance
4 25 (30.49%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (29.27%) PRINCE2
6 23 (28.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 17 (20.73%) ISEB
7 17 (20.73%) C#
7 17 (20.73%) .NET
7 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (18.29%) Selenium
9 14 (17.07%) VB
9 14 (17.07%) VB.NET
9 14 (17.07%) VB6
10 13 (15.85%) WPF
11 12 (14.63%) WCF
11 12 (14.63%) ISTQB
11 12 (14.63%) ASP.NET
12 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
12 11 (13.41%) Jenkins
13 10 (12.20%) Cucumber
13 10 (12.20%) Test Scripting
13 10 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (10.98%) Oracle
14 9 (10.98%) PL/SQL
14 9 (10.98%) Subversion
14 9 (10.98%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (10.98%) QA
14 9 (10.98%) Oracle APEX

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.66%) Confluence
2 1 (1.22%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Office
2 1 (1.22%) MS Project
2 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (10.98%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (18.29%) Selenium
2 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.41%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.20%) Cucumber
4 9 (10.98%) Subversion
4 9 (10.98%) Oracle APEX
4 9 (10.98%) Capybara
5 7 (8.54%) JUnit
6 3 (3.66%) JIRA
7 2 (2.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.44%) TestNG
8 1 (1.22%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.22%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (32.93%) Finance
2 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Developer
2 15 (18.29%) Project Consultant
2 15 (18.29%) Consultant
3 14 (17.07%) Analyst
4 11 (13.41%) .NET Developer
5 10 (12.20%) SQL Developer
5 10 (12.20%) Test Manager
5 10 (12.20%) Project Manager
6 9 (10.98%) Test Analyst
6 9 (10.98%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 9 (10.98%) Test Leader
7 7 (8.54%) Junior Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Junior
8 6 (7.32%) PL/SQL Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Junior .NET Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Business Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.73%) .NET
2 13 (15.85%) WPF
3 12 (14.63%) WCF
3 12 (14.63%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.44%) LAMP
4 2 (2.44%) CSS
4 2 (2.44%) ADO
4 2 (2.44%) HTML
4 2 (2.44%) Ajax
5 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.22%) SOAP
5 1 (1.22%) Web Services
5 1 (1.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.22%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) iSeries
3 1 (1.22%) PDA
3 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.22%) Android
3 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.37%) Project Management
2 25 (30.49%) User Acceptance Testing
3 24 (29.27%) PRINCE2
4 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.20%) Test Scripting
5 10 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.54%) Unit Testing
7 7 (8.54%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.54%) Scrum
8 6 (7.32%) OO
9 5 (6.10%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.10%) Load Testing
9 5 (6.10%) Regression Testing
10 4 (4.88%) Automation Testing
11 3 (3.66%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (3.66%) Stress Testing
11 3 (3.66%) Web Testing
11 3 (3.66%) Manual Testing
11 3 (3.66%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.59%) SQL
2 17 (20.73%) C#
3 14 (17.07%) VB
3 14 (17.07%) VB.NET
3 14 (17.07%) VB6
4 9 (10.98%) PL/SQL
5 7 (8.54%) Java
6 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (28.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 17 (20.73%) ISEB
3 12 (14.63%) ISTQB
4 8 (9.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) Oracle
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) Capita
4 2 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.22%) SAP
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