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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 181 169 192
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 28 44 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.64% 0.93% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.06% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 40 9
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £32,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +2.56%
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
3882 4162 3627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.41% 88.12% 84.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3251 3369 2798
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -15 22 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Bradford -11 4 £32,500 -18.75%
Huddersfield +10 1 £45,000 +20.00%
System Testing
Yorkshire

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 52 (61.90%) SQL
2 47 (55.95%) Finance
3 40 (47.62%) .NET
4 28 (33.33%) Oracle
4 28 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 27 (32.14%) SQL Server
5 27 (32.14%) ISEB
6 26 (30.95%) Software Delivery
7 25 (29.76%) ASP.NET
8 23 (27.38%) JavaScript
9 22 (26.19%) C#
9 22 (26.19%) Oracle APEX
10 20 (23.81%) T-SQL
10 20 (23.81%) VB.NET
10 20 (23.81%) QA
10 20 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (23.81%) Test Scripting
11 19 (22.62%) Regression Testing
12 17 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (19.05%) SoapUI
13 16 (19.05%) SAS
13 16 (19.05%) SOAP
13 16 (19.05%) XML
14 15 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing
14 15 (17.86%) Test Automation
15 14 (16.67%) CSS
16 13 (15.48%) Integration Testing
16 13 (15.48%) System Integration Testing
17 12 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 12 (14.29%) Oracle Forms

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (19.05%) SAS
2 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Office
2 3 (3.57%) MS Project
3 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.38%) QlikView
5 1 (1.19%) MySQL
5 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (26.19%) Oracle APEX
2 16 (19.05%) SoapUI
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (10.71%) Selenium
4 9 (10.71%) Toad
4 9 (10.71%) Visual Studio
5 8 (9.52%) JIRA
5 8 (9.52%) Subversion
5 8 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.38%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.19%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.19%) Maven
7 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 47 (55.95%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (51.19%) Analyst
2 21 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 17 (20.24%) Test Leader
4 13 (15.48%) Developer
4 13 (15.48%) SQL Developer
5 12 (14.29%) Solutions Analyst
6 10 (11.90%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (11.90%) PL/SQL Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Systems Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Tester
10 3 (3.57%) Applications Specialist
10 3 (3.57%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Applications Support Specialist
10 3 (3.57%) Consultant
10 3 (3.57%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Support Specialist
10 3 (3.57%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (47.62%) .NET
2 25 (29.76%) ASP.NET
3 16 (19.05%) SOAP
3 16 (19.05%) XML
4 14 (16.67%) CSS
5 8 (9.52%) WCF
6 3 (3.57%) EDI
7 2 (2.38%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.38%) HTML
8 1 (1.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.19%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) Software Delivery
2 20 (23.81%) Test Scripting
2 20 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 19 (22.62%) Regression Testing
4 17 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing
5 15 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 13 (15.48%) Integration Testing
6 13 (15.48%) System Integration Testing
7 12 (14.29%) SOA
8 11 (13.10%) Software Testing
9 10 (11.90%) Functional Testing
10 9 (10.71%) Project Management
10 9 (10.71%) SDLC
11 8 (9.52%) Information Security
12 6 (7.14%) Automation Testing
12 6 (7.14%) Scrum
12 6 (7.14%) Service Delivery
12 6 (7.14%) Test Management
13 5 (5.95%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.90%) SQL
2 23 (27.38%) JavaScript
3 22 (26.19%) C#
4 20 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 20 (23.81%) VB.NET
5 10 (11.90%) Java
5 10 (11.90%) PL/SQL
6 8 (9.52%) VB
6 8 (9.52%) VB6
7 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 27 (32.14%) ISEB
3 9 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (23.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (33.33%) Oracle
2 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.19%) Google
4 1 (1.19%) HP
4 1 (1.19%) SAP
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