The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Tester
Rank 174 173 157
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.031% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.032% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +76.47%
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £29,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.31% -7.93%
Systems Tester
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3320 3109 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 96.19% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2436 2451
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) RAD
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Management
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) System Testing
1 6 (100.00%) OWASP
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (100.00%) Finance

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) RAD
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Management
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) System Testing
1 6 (100.00%) OWASP
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
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