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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 162 148 169
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 38 60 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.96% 1.31% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.48% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 55 44
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £34,000 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
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
3616 4064 4460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.29% 88.46% 87.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2963 3172 3623
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -6 31 £32,000 -28.88% 4
Bradford +16 11 £35,000 +2.94% 2
Huddersfield - 2 £38,750 -
System Testing
Yorkshire

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 35 (57.38%) Finance
2 33 (54.10%) SQL
3 26 (42.62%) ISTQB
4 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (37.70%) ISEB
5 22 (36.07%) .NET
6 21 (34.43%) Software Testing
6 21 (34.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (31.15%) Test Scripting
8 18 (29.51%) Selenium
8 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
9 17 (27.87%) QA
10 15 (24.59%) Test Automation
10 15 (24.59%) C#
10 15 (24.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 14 (22.95%) SDLC
11 14 (22.95%) VB.NET
12 13 (21.31%) Regression Testing
12 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
12 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
12 13 (21.31%) Non-Functional Testing
13 12 (19.67%) Oracle
14 11 (18.03%) Functional Testing
15 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
15 10 (16.39%) Test Management
15 10 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (16.39%) Oracle APEX
16 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (14.75%) Scrum
17 8 (13.11%) Analytics

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.84%) Big Data
3 6 (9.84%) Hadoop
3 6 (9.84%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.20%) QlikView
5 3 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.64%) DB2
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
6 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (29.51%) Selenium
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle APEX
2 10 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (11.48%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (11.48%) SoapUI
4 6 (9.84%) Toad
5 4 (6.56%) Subversion
5 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.92%) JIRA
6 3 (4.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (4.92%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.64%) Appium
7 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.64%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.64%) Maven
7 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (57.38%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 3 (4.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (50.82%) Analyst
2 23 (37.70%) Test Analyst
3 14 (22.95%) Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Test Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Financial Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) Software Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) SQL Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) Systems Test Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Solutions Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Systems Tester
7 5 (8.20%) Tester
8 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Selenium Tester
9 3 (4.92%) Software Testing Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Systems Test Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) .NET
2 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
3 6 (9.84%) XML
4 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (6.56%) EDI
4 4 (6.56%) Web Services
5 3 (4.92%) HTML
5 3 (4.92%) WCF
6 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.28%) CSS
7 1 (1.64%) JSON
7 1 (1.64%) REST
7 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.84%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (9.84%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (34.43%) Software Testing
2 21 (34.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 19 (31.15%) Test Scripting
4 15 (24.59%) Test Automation
5 14 (22.95%) SDLC
6 13 (21.31%) Non-Functional Testing
6 13 (21.31%) Regression Testing
7 11 (18.03%) Functional Testing
8 10 (16.39%) Test Management
9 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (14.75%) Scrum
10 8 (13.11%) Analytics
11 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (11.48%) Data Analytics
11 7 (11.48%) Software Delivery
11 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
12 6 (9.84%) BPMN
12 6 (9.84%) Business Analysis
12 6 (9.84%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) SQL
2 15 (24.59%) C#
3 14 (22.95%) VB.NET
4 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.48%) Java
5 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
5 7 (11.48%) VB
5 7 (11.48%) VB6
6 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.92%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) C++
7 1 (1.64%) PHP
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (42.62%) ISTQB
2 23 (37.70%) ISEB
3 15 (24.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (27.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.67%) Oracle
3 6 (9.84%) ArcSight
3 6 (9.84%) Blue Coat
3 6 (9.84%) CA
3 6 (9.84%) Cisco
3 6 (9.84%) FireEye
3 6 (9.84%) Forcepoint
3 6 (9.84%) Hortonworks
3 6 (9.84%) HP
3 6 (9.84%) Intel
3 6 (9.84%) Juniper
3 6 (9.84%) Palo Alto
3 6 (9.84%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.64%) Google
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