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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 154 154 163
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 52 57 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.12% 1.17% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.36% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 49 39 9
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £32,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,750 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
- +20.30%
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
4051 4190 2957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 87.63% 85.84% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3203 3338 2261
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +5 48 £47,500 +41.79% 4
Bradford -21 2 £34,000 -2.85%
System Testing
Yorkshire

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 91 (85.05%) SQL
2 71 (66.36%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (55.14%) Integration Testing
4 56 (52.34%) ISEB
5 55 (51.40%) Regression Testing
6 53 (49.53%) SDLC
7 42 (39.25%) Test Strategy
8 41 (38.32%) System Integration Testing
9 39 (36.45%) Compatibility Testing
10 38 (35.51%) C#
10 38 (35.51%) Java
10 38 (35.51%) UNIX
11 27 (25.23%) Test Scripting
12 25 (23.36%) Microsoft
13 23 (21.50%) Scrum
14 21 (19.63%) User Acceptance Testing
15 18 (16.82%) Test Management
15 18 (16.82%) Finance
15 18 (16.82%) ISTQB
16 16 (14.95%) .NET
17 15 (14.02%) PL/SQL
17 15 (14.02%) MS Excel
17 15 (14.02%) Project Management
17 15 (14.02%) Unit Testing
18 14 (13.08%) Oracle
18 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
19 13 (12.15%) QA
19 13 (12.15%) Degree
20 12 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
20 12 (11.21%) RAD

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 5 (4.67%) Apache
2 3 (2.80%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.80%) IIS
3 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (14.02%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) FTP
1 4 (3.74%) HTTP
1 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.80%) DNS
2 3 (2.80%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.28%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (8.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (8.41%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (9.35%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (6.54%) Selenium
4 5 (4.67%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.67%) JIRA
4 5 (4.67%) Hudson
4 5 (4.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.87%) OpenSTA
5 2 (1.87%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.87%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.87%) Rational Robot
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (16.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (24.30%) Test Manager
2 22 (20.56%) Analyst
3 19 (17.76%) Test Leader
4 18 (16.82%) Test Analyst
5 15 (14.02%) Tester
6 14 (13.08%) Developer
7 12 (11.21%) Systems Tester
8 10 (9.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 9 (8.41%) Oracle Developer
10 8 (7.48%) Business Analyst
11 6 (5.61%) Business Test Analyst
12 5 (4.67%) PHP Developer
12 5 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (4.67%) Senior Test Analyst
12 5 (4.67%) Software Developer
13 4 (3.74%) Project Manager
13 4 (3.74%) Systems Developer
13 4 (3.74%) Delivery Manager
13 4 (3.74%) Applications Manager
14 3 (2.80%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.95%) .NET
2 10 (9.35%) CSS
2 10 (9.35%) jQuery
3 5 (4.67%) RESTful
3 5 (4.67%) HTML
3 5 (4.67%) Symfony
3 5 (4.67%) XML
4 4 (3.74%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.67%) Data Extraction
3 3 (2.80%) Replication
3 3 (2.80%) Clustering
4 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 38 (35.51%) UNIX
2 5 (4.67%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Linux
3 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (66.36%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (55.14%) Integration Testing
3 55 (51.40%) Regression Testing
4 53 (49.53%) SDLC
5 42 (39.25%) Test Strategy
6 41 (38.32%) System Integration Testing
7 39 (36.45%) Compatibility Testing
8 27 (25.23%) Test Scripting
9 23 (21.50%) Scrum
10 21 (19.63%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (16.82%) Test Management
12 15 (14.02%) Unit Testing
12 15 (14.02%) Project Management
13 12 (11.21%) RAD
14 11 (10.28%) RUP
14 11 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (10.28%) Automated Testing
14 11 (10.28%) Software Testing
15 8 (7.48%) Coaching
16 7 (6.54%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 91 (85.05%) SQL
2 38 (35.51%) C#
2 38 (35.51%) Java
3 15 (14.02%) PL/SQL
4 11 (10.28%) T-SQL
5 10 (9.35%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.67%) PHP
6 5 (4.67%) Tcl
7 3 (2.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (52.34%) ISEB
2 18 (16.82%) ISTQB
3 13 (12.15%) Degree
4 7 (6.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (6.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (4.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.15%) QA
2 9 (8.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.80%) VMware ESX
1 3 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (23.36%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.08%) Oracle
3 3 (2.80%) VMware
4 2 (1.87%) HP
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