The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 205 209 189
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 55 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.72% 0.24% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.31% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 49 11 30
Average salary £33,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.51% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £33,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,800 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -0.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6247 4541 4366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.70% 79.08% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4851 3528 3643
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
System Testing
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +4 41 £33,500 +1.51% 5
North Yorkshire -15 11 £32,500 +10.16% 1
South Yorkshire -15 2 £33,750 +17.39%
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 42 (45.16%) SQL
2 40 (43.01%) Test Scripting
3 31 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (23.66%) ISEB
5 21 (22.58%) Oracle
5 21 (22.58%) Integration Testing
6 20 (21.51%) Load Testing
7 19 (20.43%) Apple iOS
8 18 (19.35%) .NET
8 18 (19.35%) CSS
9 17 (18.28%) HTML
10 16 (17.20%) Java
11 14 (15.05%) E-Commerce
12 13 (13.98%) JIRA
12 13 (13.98%) Automation Testing
12 13 (13.98%) Confluence
13 12 (12.90%) QA
13 12 (12.90%) Software Testing
13 12 (12.90%) Regression Testing
14 11 (11.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (11.83%) Android
15 10 (10.75%) HP Quality Center
15 10 (10.75%) UNIX
15 10 (10.75%) Finance
16 9 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (9.68%) Scrum
16 9 (9.68%) Project Management
16 9 (9.68%) Apple
16 9 (9.68%) ISO 9001

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (13.98%) Confluence
2 1 (1.08%) SAS
2 1 (1.08%) CICS
2 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Office
1 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Project
2 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) SAP HCM
2 2 (2.15%) SAP Travel Management
2 2 (2.15%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.08%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.30%) MS Access
3 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.23%) MySQL
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.08%) DB2
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) JIRA
2 11 (11.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (9.68%) Selenium
4 7 (7.53%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.15%) TestDirector
7 1 (1.08%) Toad
7 1 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.08%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (10.75%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Banking
2 7 (7.53%) Retail
3 5 (5.38%) Billing
3 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (34.41%) Analyst
2 24 (25.81%) Tester
3 20 (21.51%) Test Analyst
4 15 (16.13%) Developer
5 13 (13.98%) Software Tester
6 11 (11.83%) Project Manager
7 10 (10.75%) Automation Analyst
7 10 (10.75%) Automation Test Analyst
7 10 (10.75%) Lead Test Analyst
8 8 (8.60%) Consultant
9 7 (7.53%) Business Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Manual Tester
10 5 (5.38%) Functional Tester
10 5 (5.38%) Development Consultant
11 4 (4.30%) Systems Tester
11 4 (4.30%) Systems Analyst
12 3 (3.23%) Web Developer
12 3 (3.23%) Senior Web Developer
12 3 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
12 3 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) .NET
1 18 (19.35%) CSS
2 17 (18.28%) HTML
3 9 (9.68%) HTML5
3 9 (9.68%) CSS3
4 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.15%) jQuery
5 2 (2.15%) SAP Business Workflow
5 2 (2.15%) Web Services
6 1 (1.08%) SOAP
6 1 (1.08%) Ajax
6 1 (1.08%) WCF
6 1 (1.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.23%) W3C
2 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.15%) FMCG
4 1 (1.08%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.43%) Apple iOS
2 11 (11.83%) Android
3 10 (10.75%) UNIX
4 5 (5.38%) Solaris
4 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.23%) Linux
5 3 (3.23%) Windows
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.01%) Test Scripting
2 31 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (22.58%) Integration Testing
4 20 (21.51%) Load Testing
5 14 (15.05%) E-Commerce
6 13 (13.98%) Automation Testing
7 12 (12.90%) Software Testing
7 12 (12.90%) Regression Testing
8 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (9.68%) Scrum
8 9 (9.68%) Project Management
9 8 (8.60%) Performance Testing
9 8 (8.60%) Stress Testing
9 8 (8.60%) Unit Testing
9 8 (8.60%) Web Testing
10 7 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.53%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.38%) UML
11 5 (5.38%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.38%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.16%) SQL
2 16 (17.20%) Java
3 8 (8.60%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.45%) VB
5 5 (5.38%) PHP
5 5 (5.38%) C
5 5 (5.38%) C#
5 5 (5.38%) C++
6 4 (4.30%) VBA
6 4 (4.30%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.15%) VB6
7 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.08%) VBScript
8 1 (1.08%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 22 (23.66%) ISEB
2 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.08%) Degree
6 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.90%) QA
2 9 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.68%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 10 (10.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (22.58%) Oracle
2 9 (9.68%) Apple
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.68%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.23%) SAP
3 3 (3.23%) Capita
4 1 (1.08%) HP
4 1 (1.08%) IBM
4 1 (1.08%) Cognizant
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