The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Tester
Rank 198 207 201
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 23 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.53% 0.19% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.19% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 1
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
Systems Tester
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4220 4758 4286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.59% 98.06% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3555 3912 3343
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Tester in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Tester Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Tester across the West Yorkshire region.

Systems Tester Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Systems Tester
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 Systems Tester within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 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 21 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Huddersfield - 2 £35,000 -
Systems Tester
Yorkshire

Systems Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Systems Tester in their job title 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 with Systems Tester in their job title.

1 29 (82.86%) SQL
1 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (74.29%) Scrum
4 25 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 25 (71.43%) Test Scripting
5 24 (68.57%) .NET
6 17 (48.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (45.71%) Test Management
7 16 (45.71%) RAD
8 15 (42.86%) ISTQB
9 14 (40.00%) ISEB
10 13 (37.14%) Client/Server
10 13 (37.14%) QA
10 13 (37.14%) Automation Testing
11 12 (34.29%) Selenium
12 10 (28.57%) Test Strategy
13 8 (22.86%) SoapUI
13 8 (22.86%) Manual Testing
14 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
15 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
15 4 (11.43%) QlikView
15 4 (11.43%) Finance
15 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (11.43%) Cognos
16 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
16 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
16 3 (8.57%) System Testing
16 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
16 3 (8.57%) Defect Management

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Systems Tester in their job title 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 with Systems Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 25 (71.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (11.43%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (48.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (34.29%) Selenium
3 8 (22.86%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.71%) HP UFT
4 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.71%) Toad
4 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) JSON
2 2 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (74.29%) Scrum
3 25 (71.43%) Test Scripting
4 16 (45.71%) RAD
4 16 (45.71%) Test Management
5 13 (37.14%) Automation Testing
6 10 (28.57%) Test Strategy
7 8 (22.86%) Manual Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Defect Management
10 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
10 3 (8.57%) System Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
11 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.71%) ERP
11 2 (5.71%) ITIL
11 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 14 (40.00%) ISEB
3 3 (8.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Cognos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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