The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 166 160 168
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 51 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.00% 0.55% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.63% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 45 18 17
Average salary £33,000 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
System Testing
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4229 3154 3095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.33% 85.96% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3259 2506 2577
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the West Yorkshire region.

System Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

System Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -8 35 £33,250 -0.74% 4
Wetherby - 1 £28,500 -
Bradford - 1 - -
System Testing
Yorkshire

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 49 (44.95%) SQL
2 46 (42.20%) User Acceptance Testing
3 31 (28.44%) Project Management
3 31 (28.44%) Finance
4 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (22.02%) PRINCE2
6 23 (21.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 22 (20.18%) Microsoft
8 21 (19.27%) .NET
9 19 (17.43%) ISEB
9 19 (17.43%) Test Scripting
10 18 (16.51%) MS Office
10 18 (16.51%) VB
10 18 (16.51%) VB.NET
10 18 (16.51%) VB6
11 17 (15.60%) C#
12 16 (14.68%) Oracle
12 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET
12 16 (14.68%) PL/SQL
12 16 (14.68%) Oracle APEX
13 15 (13.76%) Scrum
13 15 (13.76%) Selenium
14 13 (11.93%) ISTQB
14 13 (11.93%) WPF
15 12 (11.01%) WCF
15 12 (11.01%) JIRA
16 11 (10.09%) SharePoint
16 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
16 11 (10.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 11 (10.09%) Information Security

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 11 (10.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.59%) Confluence
3 2 (1.83%) Apache
3 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.92%) SAS
4 1 (0.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (16.51%) MS Office
2 5 (4.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) SAP HR
1 3 (2.75%) SAP Travel Management
1 3 (2.75%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.92%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (8.26%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (14.68%) Oracle APEX
2 15 (13.76%) Selenium
3 12 (11.01%) JIRA
4 11 (10.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (10.09%) Git (software)
4 11 (10.09%) Jenkins
5 10 (9.17%) Cucumber
6 9 (8.26%) JUnit
6 9 (8.26%) Subversion
6 9 (8.26%) Capybara
7 7 (6.42%) Toad
8 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 4 (3.67%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.83%) TestNG
11 1 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.92%) TestComplete
General
1 31 (28.44%) Finance
2 1 (0.92%) Legal
2 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (39.45%) Developer
2 26 (23.85%) Analyst
3 16 (14.68%) Oracle Developer
4 15 (13.76%) Test Analyst
4 15 (13.76%) Consultant
4 15 (13.76%) Project Consultant
5 14 (12.84%) Systems Developer
6 12 (11.01%) Junior Developer
6 12 (11.01%) Junior
7 11 (10.09%) .NET Developer
8 10 (9.17%) SQL Developer
8 10 (9.17%) Test Manager
8 10 (9.17%) Project Manager
9 9 (8.26%) Business Analyst
9 9 (8.26%) Software Developer
9 9 (8.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 9 (8.26%) Test Leader
10 6 (5.50%) PL/SQL Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Junior Oracle Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.27%) .NET
2 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET
3 13 (11.93%) WPF
4 12 (11.01%) WCF
5 3 (2.75%) SAP Business Workflow
6 2 (1.83%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (1.83%) Spring
6 2 (1.83%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.83%) Ajax
6 2 (1.83%) LAMP
6 2 (1.83%) HTML
6 2 (1.83%) ADO
6 2 (1.83%) XML
6 2 (1.83%) Struts
6 2 (1.83%) EJB
6 2 (1.83%) CSS
6 2 (1.83%) JDBC
6 2 (1.83%) Servlets
7 1 (0.92%) SOAP
7 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.83%) iSeries
4 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.92%) PDA
4 1 (0.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.67%) Linux
2 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.92%) Windows
3 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.20%) User Acceptance Testing
2 31 (28.44%) Project Management
3 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (22.02%) PRINCE2
5 19 (17.43%) Test Scripting
6 15 (13.76%) Scrum
7 11 (10.09%) Information Security
8 10 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (9.17%) Unit Testing
8 10 (9.17%) Integration Testing
8 10 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (9.17%) Regression Testing
9 8 (7.34%) RUP
10 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.42%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.50%) OO
11 6 (5.50%) UML
12 5 (4.59%) Systems Analysis
12 5 (4.59%) Load Testing
13 4 (3.67%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.95%) SQL
2 18 (16.51%) VB
2 18 (16.51%) VB.NET
2 18 (16.51%) VB6
3 17 (15.60%) C#
4 16 (14.68%) PL/SQL
5 9 (8.26%) Java
6 8 (7.34%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (21.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 19 (17.43%) ISEB
3 13 (11.93%) ISTQB
4 8 (7.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.68%) Oracle
3 4 (3.67%) SAP
4 3 (2.75%) Capita
5 2 (1.83%) IBM
5 2 (1.83%) JBoss
6 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago