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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 186 205 210
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 65 59 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.92% 0.80% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.95% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 55 54 10
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% +16.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £30,450 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
6085 6187 4609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.40% 83.48% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4846 4823 3573
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +33 59 £45,000 +34.32% 7
South Yorkshire -5 3 £33,000 -2.22%
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 86 (71.67%) SQL
2 67 (55.83%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (40.83%) Integration Testing
4 47 (39.17%) ISEB
5 44 (36.67%) Regression Testing
6 34 (28.33%) Test Scripting
7 31 (25.83%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (24.17%) Test Strategy
9 28 (23.33%) Compatibility Testing
9 28 (23.33%) Microsoft
10 26 (21.67%) Finance
11 25 (20.83%) Scrum
12 24 (20.00%) C#
12 24 (20.00%) Java
12 24 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 24 (20.00%) UNIX
12 24 (20.00%) Unit Testing
13 20 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 17 (14.17%) Project Management
14 17 (14.17%) ISTQB
15 16 (13.33%) Software Testing
15 16 (13.33%) Automated Testing
15 16 (13.33%) QA
16 15 (12.50%) Degree
16 15 (12.50%) PL/SQL
16 15 (12.50%) .NET
17 14 (11.67%) T-SQL
17 14 (11.67%) JavaScript
17 14 (11.67%) CSS
17 14 (11.67%) RUP

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 9 (7.50%) Apache
2 8 (6.67%) IIS
3 3 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.83%) Node.js
Applications
1 20 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) SAP APO
2 3 (2.50%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (1.67%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.83%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) FTP
1 4 (3.33%) HTTP
1 4 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.50%) DNS
2 3 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (0.83%) CTI
3 1 (0.83%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (11.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.67%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Selenium
2 10 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.50%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 8 (6.67%) Hudson
4 8 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.67%) OpenSTA
5 2 (1.67%) JIRA
5 2 (1.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.67%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.67%) Rational Robot
5 2 (1.67%) NUnit
6 1 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 26 (21.67%) Finance
2 2 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.83%) Legal
3 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (35.00%) Analyst
2 25 (20.83%) Test Analyst
3 18 (15.00%) Developer
4 17 (14.17%) Business Analyst
5 16 (13.33%) Test Leader
6 15 (12.50%) Test Manager
7 14 (11.67%) Tester
7 14 (11.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 10 (8.33%) Business Test Analyst
9 9 (7.50%) Oracle Developer
9 9 (7.50%) Systems Tester
10 8 (6.67%) PHP Developer
10 8 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (6.67%) Software Developer
11 5 (4.17%) SAP Analyst
12 4 (3.33%) Applications Manager
12 4 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
12 4 (3.33%) Business Systems Analyst
12 4 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
12 4 (3.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.50%) .NET
2 14 (11.67%) CSS
2 14 (11.67%) jQuery
3 8 (6.67%) RESTful
3 8 (6.67%) Symfony
4 6 (5.00%) HTML
5 5 (4.17%) XML
6 4 (3.33%) DOM
7 1 (0.83%) LAMP
7 1 (0.83%) Ajax
7 1 (0.83%) Web Services
7 1 (0.83%) HTML5
7 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) Client/Server
2 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.17%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.50%) Replication
4 3 (2.50%) Clustering
5 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.00%) UNIX
2 11 (9.17%) Linux
3 10 (8.33%) Windows
4 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (55.83%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (40.83%) Integration Testing
3 44 (36.67%) Regression Testing
4 34 (28.33%) Test Scripting
5 31 (25.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 29 (24.17%) Test Strategy
7 28 (23.33%) Compatibility Testing
8 25 (20.83%) Scrum
9 24 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 17 (14.17%) Project Management
11 16 (13.33%) Software Testing
11 16 (13.33%) Automated Testing
12 14 (11.67%) Test Management
12 14 (11.67%) RUP
12 14 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (11.67%) Coaching
13 10 (8.33%) OWASP
13 10 (8.33%) RAD
13 10 (8.33%) TDD
14 9 (7.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 86 (71.67%) SQL
2 24 (20.00%) C#
2 24 (20.00%) Java
3 15 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 14 (11.67%) T-SQL
4 14 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.50%) PHP
6 5 (4.17%) Tcl
7 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (39.17%) ISEB
2 17 (14.17%) ISTQB
3 15 (12.50%) Degree
4 10 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.33%) QA
2 13 (10.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.50%) VMware ESX
1 3 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.83%) Oracle
3 7 (5.83%) SAP
4 5 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (2.50%) VMware
6 2 (1.67%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) Mitel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £34,500 plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago