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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 153 172 167
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 53 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.05% 0.59% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.71% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 16
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +1.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,800
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.97%
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
4376 4091 3129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.74% 83.87% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3440 3272 2486
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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 +18 41 £40,000 +19.40% 4
Bradford +1 7 £40,000 +23.07% 1
System Testing
Yorkshire

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 64 (71.91%) SQL
2 53 (59.55%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (40.45%) ISEB
4 35 (39.33%) Integration Testing
5 33 (37.08%) Regression Testing
6 31 (34.83%) Test Scripting
7 26 (29.21%) Microsoft
8 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
8 25 (28.09%) Finance
9 24 (26.97%) Scrum
10 22 (24.72%) Unit Testing
11 21 (23.60%) MS Excel
12 19 (21.35%) Compatibility Testing
13 18 (20.22%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (19.10%) Test Strategy
15 16 (17.98%) Project Management
15 16 (17.98%) ISTQB
16 15 (16.85%) Automated Testing
16 15 (16.85%) C#
17 14 (15.73%) Java
17 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
17 14 (15.73%) UNIX
17 14 (15.73%) Software Testing
17 14 (15.73%) jQuery
18 13 (14.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 13 (14.61%) Windows
18 13 (14.61%) RUP
18 13 (14.61%) Data Warehouse
18 13 (14.61%) T-SQL
18 13 (14.61%) .NET

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 10 (11.24%) IIS
2 8 (8.99%) Apache
3 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (23.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) DHCP
1 2 (2.25%) DNS
2 1 (1.12%) CTI
2 1 (1.12%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.61%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (14.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database
4 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Selenium
1 10 (11.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (8.99%) Hudson
3 8 (8.99%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.99%) TeamCity
3 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.25%) OpenSTA
4 2 (2.25%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.25%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.25%) Rational Robot
5 1 (1.12%) JIRA
General
1 25 (28.09%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Legal
3 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (31.46%) Analyst
2 19 (21.35%) Test Analyst
3 18 (20.22%) Developer
4 15 (16.85%) Business Analyst
5 13 (14.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 12 (13.48%) Tester
7 11 (12.36%) Test Leader
8 10 (11.24%) Business Test Analyst
9 9 (10.11%) Test Manager
9 9 (10.11%) Oracle Developer
9 9 (10.11%) Systems Tester
10 8 (8.99%) PHP Developer
10 8 (8.99%) Software Developer
11 6 (6.74%) Applications Support
11 6 (6.74%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (4.49%) Systems Developer
13 3 (3.37%) Applications Support Specialist
13 3 (3.37%) Support Specialist
13 3 (3.37%) Senior Test Analyst
13 3 (3.37%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.73%) jQuery
2 13 (14.61%) .NET
2 13 (14.61%) CSS
3 8 (8.99%) RESTful
3 8 (8.99%) Symfony
4 5 (5.62%) HTML
4 5 (5.62%) XML
5 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Client/Server
2 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.62%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.25%) Replication
5 2 (2.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) UNIX
2 13 (14.61%) Windows
3 8 (8.99%) Linux
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (59.55%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (39.33%) Integration Testing
3 33 (37.08%) Regression Testing
4 31 (34.83%) Test Scripting
5 24 (26.97%) Scrum
6 22 (24.72%) Unit Testing
7 19 (21.35%) Compatibility Testing
8 18 (20.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (19.10%) Test Strategy
10 16 (17.98%) Project Management
11 15 (16.85%) Automated Testing
12 14 (15.73%) Software Testing
13 13 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (14.61%) RUP
14 12 (13.48%) Test Management
15 10 (11.24%) OWASP
15 10 (11.24%) RAD
16 9 (10.11%) CRM
17 8 (8.99%) TDD
17 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (71.91%) SQL
2 15 (16.85%) C#
3 14 (15.73%) Java
3 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.61%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.11%) PL/SQL
6 8 (8.99%) PHP
7 5 (5.62%) Tcl
8 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (40.45%) ISEB
2 16 (17.98%) ISTQB
3 11 (12.36%) Degree
4 10 (11.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (5.62%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.48%) PCI DSS
2 8 (8.99%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.25%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (29.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle
2 9 (10.11%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (2.25%) VMware
4 1 (1.12%) Mitel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + car
Posted: 14 days ago