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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 164 162 159
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 45 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.90% 0.33% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.39% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 19
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £43,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
4118 3044 2978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.51% 83.60% 79.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3215 2360 2492
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -1 34 £33,500 +3.07% 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 22 August 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 47 (47.47%) SQL
2 36 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 28 (28.28%) Project Management
4 26 (26.26%) Finance
5 23 (23.23%) PRINCE2
6 21 (21.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 21 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (21.21%) Test Scripting
7 20 (20.20%) ISEB
8 19 (19.19%) .NET
9 17 (17.17%) C#
10 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
11 15 (15.15%) Selenium
12 14 (14.14%) Scrum
12 14 (14.14%) VB6
12 14 (14.14%) VB
12 14 (14.14%) VB.NET
12 14 (14.14%) ASP.NET
13 13 (13.13%) SQL Server
13 13 (13.13%) MS Office
14 11 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (11.11%) WPF
14 11 (11.11%) ISTQB
15 10 (10.10%) WCF
15 10 (10.10%) Oracle
15 10 (10.10%) PL/SQL
15 10 (10.10%) Oracle APEX
15 10 (10.10%) Unit Testing
15 10 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (10.10%) Git (software)

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (5.05%) SharePoint
1 5 (5.05%) Confluence
2 2 (2.02%) SAS
2 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.02%) Apache
3 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (13.13%) MS Office
2 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) SAP HR
1 3 (3.03%) SAP Travel Management
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.03%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.01%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Selenium
2 10 (10.10%) Oracle APEX
2 10 (10.10%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.10%) Cucumber
2 10 (10.10%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.09%) Capybara
3 9 (9.09%) Subversion
4 8 (8.08%) JIRA
4 8 (8.08%) JUnit
5 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (4.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.03%) Toad
8 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.02%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.01%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.01%) TestComplete
9 1 (1.01%) TestNG
General
1 26 (26.26%) Finance
2 1 (1.01%) Legal
2 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (35.35%) Developer
2 26 (26.26%) Analyst
3 17 (17.17%) Test Analyst
4 15 (15.15%) Consultant
4 15 (15.15%) Project Consultant
5 11 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 10 (10.10%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (9.09%) Test Leader
7 9 (9.09%) Test Manager
7 9 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 9 (9.09%) Systems Developer
8 8 (8.08%) SQL Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Business Analyst
9 7 (7.07%) Software Developer
9 7 (7.07%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 6 (6.06%) Junior Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Java Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (6.06%) Junior
11 5 (5.05%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.19%) .NET
2 14 (14.14%) ASP.NET
3 11 (11.11%) WPF
4 10 (10.10%) WCF
5 3 (3.03%) HTML
5 3 (3.03%) SAP Business Workflow
6 2 (2.02%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (2.02%) Spring
6 2 (2.02%) Ajax
6 2 (2.02%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (2.02%) ADO
6 2 (2.02%) XML
6 2 (2.02%) EJB
6 2 (2.02%) CSS
6 2 (2.02%) JDBC
6 2 (2.02%) Servlets
6 2 (2.02%) SOAP
6 2 (2.02%) Struts
7 1 (1.01%) Web Services
7 1 (1.01%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.04%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.03%) iSeries
4 2 (2.02%) W3C
5 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.01%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Windows
3 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.01%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 28 (28.28%) Project Management
3 23 (23.23%) PRINCE2
4 21 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (21.21%) Test Scripting
5 14 (14.14%) Scrum
6 11 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (10.10%) Unit Testing
7 10 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 9 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 8 (8.08%) RUP
9 8 (8.08%) UML
10 7 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (7.07%) Load Testing
11 6 (6.06%) Automation Testing
11 6 (6.06%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.06%) OO
12 5 (5.05%) Information Security
12 5 (5.05%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.47%) SQL
2 17 (17.17%) C#
3 14 (14.14%) VB6
3 14 (14.14%) VB
3 14 (14.14%) VB.NET
4 10 (10.10%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.08%) T-SQL
5 8 (8.08%) Java
6 4 (4.04%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (21.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 20 (20.20%) ISEB
3 11 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 8 (8.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.10%) Oracle
3 4 (4.04%) SAP
4 3 (3.03%) IBM
4 3 (3.03%) Capita
5 2 (2.02%) JBoss
6 1 (1.01%) Atlassian
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago