The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 228 215 212
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 32 54 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.76% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.86% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 50 33
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +2.56%
System Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5487 6301 5558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.29% 88.36% 84.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4568 5169 4214
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Yorkshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

System Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 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
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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
West Yorkshire -3 27 £32,500 -18.75% 4
South Yorkshire +9 4 £40,000 +18.51% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £31,000 -
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 53 (56.99%) SQL
2 47 (50.54%) Finance
3 40 (43.01%) .NET
4 33 (35.48%) ISTQB
5 32 (34.41%) ISEB
6 28 (30.11%) Oracle
7 27 (29.03%) SQL Server
8 26 (27.96%) QA
8 26 (27.96%) User Acceptance Testing
8 26 (27.96%) Software Delivery
9 25 (26.88%) ASP.NET
10 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
10 24 (25.81%) Regression Testing
11 23 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (23.66%) Oracle APEX
12 22 (23.66%) C#
13 20 (21.51%) T-SQL
13 20 (21.51%) VB.NET
13 20 (21.51%) Test Scripting
14 18 (19.35%) Integration Testing
14 18 (19.35%) Test Automation
15 17 (18.28%) System Integration Testing
16 16 (17.20%) SoapUI
16 16 (17.20%) SOAP
16 16 (17.20%) XML
16 16 (17.20%) SAS
17 15 (16.13%) CSS
17 15 (16.13%) Non-Functional Testing
18 14 (15.05%) Functional Testing
19 13 (13.98%) Selenium

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 16 (17.20%) SAS
2 8 (8.60%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Office
2 3 (3.23%) MS Project
3 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.15%) QlikView
5 1 (1.08%) MySQL
5 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (23.66%) Oracle APEX
2 16 (17.20%) SoapUI
3 13 (13.98%) Selenium
4 12 (12.90%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (10.75%) JIRA
6 9 (9.68%) Toad
6 9 (9.68%) Visual Studio
7 8 (8.60%) Subversion
7 8 (8.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (3.23%) HP UFT
9 2 (2.15%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.08%) Maven
10 1 (1.08%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.08%) TestNG
General
1 47 (50.54%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.30%) Retail
4 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (52.69%) Analyst
2 26 (27.96%) Test Analyst
3 18 (19.35%) Test Leader
4 13 (13.98%) Developer
4 13 (13.98%) SQL Developer
5 12 (12.90%) Solutions Analyst
6 10 (10.75%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (10.75%) PL/SQL Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Systems Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Tester
11 3 (3.23%) Applications Specialist
11 3 (3.23%) Applications Support
11 3 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
11 3 (3.23%) Business Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.23%) Consultant
11 3 (3.23%) Support Analyst
11 3 (3.23%) Support Specialist
11 3 (3.23%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (43.01%) .NET
2 25 (26.88%) ASP.NET
3 16 (17.20%) SOAP
3 16 (17.20%) XML
4 15 (16.13%) CSS
5 8 (8.60%) WCF
6 3 (3.23%) EDI
6 3 (3.23%) HTML
7 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.08%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.96%) Software Delivery
1 26 (27.96%) User Acceptance Testing
2 24 (25.81%) Regression Testing
3 23 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (21.51%) Test Scripting
5 18 (19.35%) Integration Testing
5 18 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 17 (18.28%) System Integration Testing
7 15 (16.13%) Non-Functional Testing
8 14 (15.05%) Functional Testing
9 13 (13.98%) Software Testing
10 12 (12.90%) SOA
11 10 (10.75%) Scrum
11 10 (10.75%) SDLC
12 9 (9.68%) Project Management
13 8 (8.60%) Information Security
14 7 (7.53%) Automation Testing
15 6 (6.45%) Automated Testing
15 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
15 6 (6.45%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (56.99%) SQL
2 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 22 (23.66%) C#
4 20 (21.51%) T-SQL
4 20 (21.51%) VB.NET
5 10 (10.75%) Java
5 10 (10.75%) PL/SQL
6 8 (8.60%) VB
6 8 (8.60%) VB6
7 2 (2.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (35.48%) ISTQB
2 32 (34.41%) ISEB
3 9 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (27.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (30.11%) Oracle
2 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.08%) Google
4 1 (1.08%) HP
4 1 (1.08%) SAP
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