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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 181 177 195
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 72 78 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.05% 1.10% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.32% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 63 61 17
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% +19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £32,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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
5961 5918 4427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.09% 83.28% 83.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4876 4619 3413
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 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
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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 -2 52 £47,500 +35.71% 6
North Yorkshire 0 4 £29,500 -9.23% 2
South Yorkshire -11 3 - - 1
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 95 (68.84%) SQL
2 88 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (44.20%) Integration Testing
4 59 (42.75%) ISEB
5 55 (39.86%) Regression Testing
5 55 (39.86%) SDLC
6 43 (31.16%) System Integration Testing
6 43 (31.16%) Test Strategy
7 39 (28.26%) Compatibility Testing
8 38 (27.54%) C#
8 38 (27.54%) Java
8 38 (27.54%) UNIX
9 34 (24.64%) Scrum
10 33 (23.91%) Finance
11 31 (22.46%) User Acceptance Testing
12 30 (21.74%) Test Scripting
13 29 (21.01%) Project Management
14 28 (20.29%) Microsoft
15 20 (14.49%) MS Excel
15 20 (14.49%) Test Management
16 19 (13.77%) Unit Testing
16 19 (13.77%) .NET
16 19 (13.77%) ISTQB
17 18 (13.04%) SQL Server
18 17 (12.32%) PRINCE2
19 16 (11.59%) QA
20 15 (10.87%) Degree
20 15 (10.87%) Software Testing
20 15 (10.87%) PL/SQL
21 14 (10.14%) Oracle

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 6 (4.35%) Apache
2 5 (3.62%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.17%) IIS
4 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (14.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) SAP APO
2 3 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.45%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.72%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.90%) FTP
1 4 (2.90%) HTTP
1 4 (2.90%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.17%) DNS
2 3 (2.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.97%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (7.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (6.52%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.72%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (7.25%) Oracle APEX
2 10 (7.25%) Selenium
3 6 (4.35%) TeamCity
3 6 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.35%) Hudson
3 6 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.62%) JIRA
5 3 (2.17%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.45%) OpenSTA
6 2 (1.45%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.45%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.45%) Rational Robot
6 2 (1.45%) NUnit
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (23.91%) Finance
2 11 (7.97%) Retail
3 2 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (24.64%) Analyst
2 26 (18.84%) Test Manager
3 24 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 19 (13.77%) Test Leader
5 18 (13.04%) Developer
6 17 (12.32%) Tester
7 15 (10.87%) Project Manager
8 12 (8.70%) Systems Tester
9 10 (7.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 9 (6.52%) Business Analyst
10 9 (6.52%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (4.35%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.35%) PHP Developer
11 6 (4.35%) Business Test Analyst
12 5 (3.62%) SAP Analyst
12 5 (3.62%) Senior Test Analyst
13 4 (2.90%) Systems Developer
13 4 (2.90%) Applications Manager
13 4 (2.90%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.77%) .NET
2 11 (7.97%) CSS
2 11 (7.97%) jQuery
3 6 (4.35%) RESTful
3 6 (4.35%) Symfony
4 5 (3.62%) HTML
4 5 (3.62%) XML
5 4 (2.90%) DOM
6 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.97%) Client/Server
2 5 (3.62%) Data Extraction
3 3 (2.17%) Replication
3 3 (2.17%) Clustering
4 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.72%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 38 (27.54%) UNIX
2 8 (5.80%) Linux
3 5 (3.62%) Windows
4 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (44.20%) Integration Testing
3 55 (39.86%) SDLC
3 55 (39.86%) Regression Testing
4 43 (31.16%) System Integration Testing
4 43 (31.16%) Test Strategy
5 39 (28.26%) Compatibility Testing
6 34 (24.64%) Scrum
7 31 (22.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 30 (21.74%) Test Scripting
9 29 (21.01%) Project Management
10 20 (14.49%) Test Management
11 19 (13.77%) Unit Testing
12 17 (12.32%) PRINCE2
13 15 (10.87%) Software Testing
14 14 (10.14%) Coaching
15 13 (9.42%) Automated Testing
15 13 (9.42%) E-Commerce
16 12 (8.70%) RAD
17 11 (7.97%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 95 (68.84%) SQL
2 38 (27.54%) C#
2 38 (27.54%) Java
3 15 (10.87%) PL/SQL
4 11 (7.97%) T-SQL
4 11 (7.97%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.35%) PHP
6 5 (3.62%) Tcl
7 3 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (42.75%) ISEB
2 19 (13.77%) ISTQB
3 15 (10.87%) Degree
4 8 (5.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (5.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (3.62%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.59%) QA
2 10 (7.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.17%) VMware ESX
1 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (5.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.14%) Oracle
3 7 (5.07%) SAP
4 3 (2.17%) VMware
5 2 (1.45%) HP
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Pension / Medical / FlexiTime
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30,000-£47,000
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York
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Leeds
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