The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Systems Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Tester
Rank 153 176 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 11 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.39% 0.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 0
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
- +27.45%
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
2785 3275 3574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.93% 97.88% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2582 2857
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Systems Tester in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Systems Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Systems Tester in the job title.

1 31 (96.88%) Test Scripting
2 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (90.63%) Scrum
4 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
5 27 (84.38%) SQL
6 26 (81.25%) .NET
7 22 (68.75%) MS Excel
8 21 (65.63%) Selenium
9 20 (62.50%) Test Strategy
10 19 (59.38%) QA
10 19 (59.38%) SoapUI
11 17 (53.13%) ISEB
11 17 (53.13%) ISTQB
11 17 (53.13%) Manual Testing
12 15 (46.88%) Automation Testing
12 15 (46.88%) Test Management
13 14 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (37.50%) RAD
15 7 (21.88%) Client/Server
15 7 (21.88%) Finance
16 5 (15.63%) System Testing
16 5 (15.63%) Risk Analysis
16 5 (15.63%) Project Management
16 5 (15.63%) SDLC
17 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
17 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
17 4 (12.50%) C#
17 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
17 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
17 4 (12.50%) Software Testing

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 22 (68.75%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (65.63%) Selenium
2 19 (59.38%) SoapUI
3 14 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.25%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Test Scripting
2 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (90.63%) Scrum
4 20 (62.50%) Test Strategy
5 17 (53.13%) Manual Testing
6 15 (46.88%) Automation Testing
6 15 (46.88%) Test Management
7 12 (37.50%) RAD
8 5 (15.63%) Project Management
8 5 (15.63%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) SDLC
8 5 (15.63%) System Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
10 2 (6.25%) RUP
11 1 (3.13%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) ISEB
1 17 (53.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (59.38%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Microsoft