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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 161 157 162
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 17 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.52% 0.83% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.92% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 13
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £27,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,577 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.05% +2.56%
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
2906 3153 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.17% 90.01% 86.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2402 2540 2214
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 34 (55.74%) Finance
2 33 (54.10%) SQL
3 26 (42.62%) Oracle
4 25 (40.98%) .NET
5 23 (37.70%) Software Delivery
6 21 (34.43%) Oracle APEX
7 20 (32.79%) ISTQB
7 20 (32.79%) ISEB
8 19 (31.15%) VB.NET
9 18 (29.51%) Test Scripting
10 15 (24.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
12 13 (21.31%) SOAP
12 13 (21.31%) SAS
12 13 (21.31%) SoapUI
12 13 (21.31%) Test Automation
13 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
14 11 (18.03%) Oracle Forms
14 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (18.03%) Non-Functional Testing
15 10 (16.39%) PL/SQL
15 10 (16.39%) C#
15 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
15 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
16 9 (14.75%) Financial Institution
16 9 (14.75%) Java
17 8 (13.11%) VB
17 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
17 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
17 8 (13.11%) VSS/SourceSafe

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (21.31%) SAS
2 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.28%) QlikView
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle APEX
2 13 (21.31%) SoapUI
3 11 (18.03%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (13.11%) JIRA
4 8 (13.11%) Subversion
4 8 (13.11%) Toad
4 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
4 8 (13.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (6.56%) Selenium
6 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.64%) Maven
6 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (55.74%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Analyst
2 14 (22.95%) Test Leader
3 12 (19.67%) Developer
3 12 (19.67%) SQL Developer
4 11 (18.03%) Solutions Analyst
5 10 (16.39%) Oracle Developer
5 10 (16.39%) PL/SQL Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Systems Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Applications Specialist
9 3 (4.92%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Applications Support Specialist
9 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Support Specialist
9 3 (4.92%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Systems Support Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Systems Tester
9 3 (4.92%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.98%) .NET
2 13 (21.31%) SOAP
3 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (13.11%) WCF
5 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.28%) CSS
5 2 (3.28%) EDI
5 2 (3.28%) HTML
5 2 (3.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.64%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Software Delivery
2 18 (29.51%) Test Scripting
3 15 (24.59%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (21.31%) Test Automation
5 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.03%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (13.11%) Information Security
7 7 (11.48%) Project Management
8 6 (9.84%) Functional Testing
8 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
8 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Scrum
9 5 (8.20%) Test Management
10 4 (6.56%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.56%) Automation Testing
10 4 (6.56%) Manual Testing
11 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.92%) CRM
11 3 (4.92%) Regression Testing
11 3 (4.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) SQL
2 19 (31.15%) VB.NET
3 10 (16.39%) C#
3 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.39%) PL/SQL
4 9 (14.75%) Java
5 8 (13.11%) VB
5 8 (13.11%) VB6
6 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (32.79%) ISEB
1 20 (32.79%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Oracle
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.64%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) HP
4 1 (1.64%) SAP
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