The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Tester
Rank - 147 152
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.16% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £35,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.61%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £31,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +10.71%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3563 2419 2373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.38% 95.39% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2833 1850 1940
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Tester
West Yorkshire

Systems Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Tester in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Tester Salary Trend in Leeds

Systems Tester
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Systems Tester in their job title 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 with Systems Tester in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Systems Tester in their job title 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 with Systems Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft