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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 198 187 198
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 48 63 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.82% 0.95% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.07% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 36 56 55
Median salary £33,750 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £34,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.75%
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
5228 5883 6168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.52% 88.37% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4319 4712 4906
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -9 36 £35,000 -22.22% 5
North Yorkshire - 11 £30,500 - 1
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 42 (55.26%) Finance
2 40 (52.63%) SQL
3 33 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (42.11%) ISTQB
5 28 (36.84%) Software Testing
6 25 (32.89%) ISEB
6 25 (32.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 24 (31.58%) .NET
8 22 (28.95%) Test Scripting
9 21 (27.63%) Selenium
10 20 (26.32%) QA
11 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
11 17 (22.37%) C#
11 17 (22.37%) SDLC
12 15 (19.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 15 (19.74%) Test Automation
12 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
12 15 (19.74%) Regression Testing
13 14 (18.42%) VB.NET
13 14 (18.42%) Functional Testing
14 13 (17.11%) Non-Functional Testing
14 13 (17.11%) Integration Testing
14 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
14 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET
14 13 (17.11%) Oracle
15 12 (15.79%) Test Strategy
16 11 (14.47%) SoapUI
16 11 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (14.47%) Toad
16 11 (14.47%) Management Information System

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (1.32%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.32%) Drupal
3 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) Big Data
2 6 (7.89%) Hadoop
2 6 (7.89%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.26%) QlikView
5 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.63%) MySQL
5 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.32%) DB2
6 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (27.63%) Selenium
2 11 (14.47%) SoapUI
2 11 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (14.47%) Toad
3 10 (13.16%) Oracle APEX
4 9 (11.84%) JIRA
5 7 (9.21%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio
7 5 (6.58%) Bugzilla
8 4 (5.26%) Subversion
8 4 (5.26%) WebDriver
9 3 (3.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.32%) Appium
11 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
11 1 (1.32%) Hudson
11 1 (1.32%) Maven
11 1 (1.32%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (55.26%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (46.05%) Analyst
2 27 (35.53%) Test Analyst
3 13 (17.11%) Developer
4 12 (15.79%) Tester
5 10 (13.16%) Test Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Financial Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Software Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Systems Test Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Solutions Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) SQL Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Software Tester
8 5 (6.58%) Systems Tester
8 5 (6.58%) Test Leader
9 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Development Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.58%) .NET
2 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET
3 6 (7.89%) HTML
3 6 (7.89%) XML
4 5 (6.58%) SOAP
5 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (5.26%) CSS
5 4 (5.26%) Web Services
6 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.95%) EDI
6 3 (3.95%) WCF
7 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.32%) JSON
7 1 (1.32%) Laravel
7 1 (1.32%) Middleware
7 1 (1.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.84%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.89%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (7.89%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.58%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.63%) Handset
6 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.32%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Unix
2 6 (7.89%) Android
2 6 (7.89%) Windows
3 5 (6.58%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.84%) Software Testing
3 25 (32.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (28.95%) Test Scripting
5 17 (22.37%) SDLC
6 15 (19.74%) Regression Testing
6 15 (19.74%) Test Automation
7 14 (18.42%) Functional Testing
8 13 (17.11%) Integration Testing
8 13 (17.11%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (15.79%) Test Strategy
10 10 (13.16%) Automated Testing
10 10 (13.16%) Scrum
10 10 (13.16%) Test Management
11 9 (11.84%) Manual Testing
12 8 (10.53%) Analytics
12 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (10.53%) Defect Management
13 7 (9.21%) Business Analysis
13 7 (9.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (52.63%) SQL
2 17 (22.37%) C#
3 14 (18.42%) VB.NET
4 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.53%) Java
6 7 (9.21%) VB
6 7 (9.21%) VB6
7 5 (6.58%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.26%) Python
9 3 (3.95%) PHP
9 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.32%) C++
10 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (42.11%) ISTQB
2 25 (32.89%) ISEB
3 15 (19.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.11%) Oracle
3 6 (7.89%) ArcSight
3 6 (7.89%) Blue Coat
3 6 (7.89%) CA
3 6 (7.89%) Cisco
3 6 (7.89%) FireEye
3 6 (7.89%) Forcepoint
3 6 (7.89%) Hortonworks
3 6 (7.89%) HP
3 6 (7.89%) Intel
3 6 (7.89%) Juniper
3 6 (7.89%) Palo Alto
3 6 (7.89%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.32%) Citrix
4 1 (1.32%) Google
Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £26500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago