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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Tester
Rank 180 - 167
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 10 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.23% - 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Average salary £32,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.79% -10.00%
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
4263 4781 3424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.84% 96.96% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3412 3915 2733
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 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 - 4 £33,000 - 1
Bradford - 3 £30,000 -
Halifax - 2 £32,500 - 1
Wakefield - 1 - -
Systems Tester
Yorkshire

Systems Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Test Scripting
3 10 (58.82%) ISEB
4 9 (52.94%) Finance
4 9 (52.94%) Software Testing
4 9 (52.94%) Test Management
4 9 (52.94%) SDLC
5 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (47.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
5 8 (47.06%) Scrum
5 8 (47.06%) .NET
5 8 (47.06%) RAD
6 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
6 7 (41.18%) Client/Server
6 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 7 (41.18%) Project Management
6 7 (41.18%) System Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
7 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
7 6 (35.29%) OWASP
7 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
8 5 (29.41%) QlikView
8 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (29.41%) Cognos
8 5 (29.41%) Business Objects
9 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
10 3 (17.65%) QA
10 3 (17.65%) Waterfall

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) QlikView
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Test Scripting
3 9 (52.94%) Software Testing
3 9 (52.94%) Test Management
3 9 (52.94%) SDLC
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) RAD
5 7 (41.18%) Project Management
5 7 (41.18%) System Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
6 6 (35.29%) OWASP
6 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
10 2 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
10 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
10 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
10 2 (11.76%) Integration Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) ISEB
2 8 (47.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Cognos
2 5 (29.41%) Business Objects
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago