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 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 Tester
Rank 157 177 177
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 21 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.64% 0.26% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.26% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 1
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
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
3176 3439 3265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.36% 98.17% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2810 2522
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 28 (96.55%) Microsoft
1 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (89.66%) Scrum
3 25 (86.21%) SQL
3 25 (86.21%) MS Excel
3 25 (86.21%) Test Scripting
4 22 (75.86%) .NET
5 17 (58.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (55.17%) RAD
6 16 (55.17%) Test Management
7 13 (44.83%) QA
7 13 (44.83%) Client/Server
8 12 (41.38%) ISTQB
9 11 (37.93%) ISEB
10 10 (34.48%) Selenium
10 10 (34.48%) Test Strategy
10 10 (34.48%) Automation Testing
11 8 (27.59%) SoapUI
11 8 (27.59%) Manual Testing
12 4 (13.79%) Finance
13 3 (10.34%) System Testing
13 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
13 3 (10.34%) Defect Management
14 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
14 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
14 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
14 2 (6.90%) Degree
14 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
14 2 (6.90%) Problem Management

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 25 (86.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (34.48%) Selenium
3 8 (27.59%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (89.66%) Scrum
3 25 (86.21%) Test Scripting
4 16 (55.17%) RAD
4 16 (55.17%) Test Management
5 10 (34.48%) Automation Testing
5 10 (34.48%) Test Strategy
6 8 (27.59%) Manual Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Defect Management
7 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.34%) System Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) ERP
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL
8 2 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) V-Model
8 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) ISTQB
2 11 (37.93%) ISEB
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (44.83%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Microsoft
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