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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 212 202 205
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 40 63 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.64% 0.87% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.98% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 30 54 51
Median salary £31,500 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £33,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +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
5529 6399 6422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.18% 88.35% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4537 5094 5004
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £56,500
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 1 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 1 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 -19 28 £31,500 -30.00% 6
North Yorkshire - 9 £32,000 - 3
South Yorkshire +15 1 £30,000 -9.09%
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 40 (54.79%) SQL
1 40 (54.79%) Finance
2 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (36.99%) ISTQB
3 27 (36.99%) User Acceptance Testing
4 25 (34.25%) .NET
5 24 (32.88%) ISEB
6 21 (28.77%) Software Testing
7 17 (23.29%) VB.NET
7 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
8 16 (21.92%) QA
8 16 (21.92%) Selenium
9 15 (20.55%) C#
9 15 (20.55%) Oracle
10 14 (19.18%) Test Scripting
11 13 (17.81%) Functional Testing
11 13 (17.81%) Toad
11 13 (17.81%) Oracle APEX
11 13 (17.81%) Regression Testing
12 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
12 12 (16.44%) Non-Functional Testing
12 12 (16.44%) SDLC
13 11 (15.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 11 (15.07%) Test Automation
13 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET
13 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
13 11 (15.07%) JIRA
14 10 (13.70%) VB6
14 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
14 10 (13.70%) VB

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 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) SAS
3 1 (1.37%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.37%) Drupal
3 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Office
2 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) Big Data
2 6 (8.22%) Hadoop
2 6 (8.22%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.74%) MySQL
4 2 (2.74%) QlikView
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (21.92%) Selenium
2 13 (17.81%) Oracle APEX
2 13 (17.81%) Toad
3 11 (15.07%) JIRA
4 9 (12.33%) Visual Studio
5 7 (9.59%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (8.22%) SoapUI
6 6 (8.22%) Subversion
6 6 (8.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (5.48%) Bugzilla
8 4 (5.48%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.37%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.37%) Hudson
10 1 (1.37%) Maven
10 1 (1.37%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (54.79%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (43.84%) Analyst
2 23 (31.51%) Test Analyst
3 16 (21.92%) Developer
4 9 (12.33%) SQL Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Tester
5 7 (9.59%) Software Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (8.22%) PL/SQL Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Solutions Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Systems Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Development Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Software Tester
7 4 (5.48%) Systems Tester
7 4 (5.48%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.11%) Software Testing Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (34.25%) .NET
2 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET
3 7 (9.59%) XML
4 6 (8.22%) HTML
4 6 (8.22%) WCF
5 5 (6.85%) CSS
5 5 (6.85%) SOAP
6 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (5.48%) Web Services
7 3 (4.11%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.11%) EDI
8 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.37%) JSON
8 1 (1.37%) Laravel
8 1 (1.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.59%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.22%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (8.22%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.37%) Handset
5 1 (1.37%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Unix
1 6 (8.22%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) Android
2 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.37%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.99%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (28.77%) Software Testing
4 14 (19.18%) Test Scripting
5 13 (17.81%) Functional Testing
5 13 (17.81%) Regression Testing
6 12 (16.44%) Non-Functional Testing
6 12 (16.44%) SDLC
7 11 (15.07%) Test Automation
8 9 (12.33%) Integration Testing
9 8 (10.96%) Automated Testing
9 8 (10.96%) Information Security
9 8 (10.96%) Scrum
9 8 (10.96%) Software Delivery
9 8 (10.96%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (9.59%) Analytics
10 7 (9.59%) Business Analysis
10 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (9.59%) Defect Management
10 7 (9.59%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.79%) SQL
2 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
2 17 (23.29%) VB.NET
3 15 (20.55%) C#
4 10 (13.70%) Java
4 10 (13.70%) VB
4 10 (13.70%) VB6
5 6 (8.22%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.48%) Python
6 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.11%) PHP
8 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (36.99%) ISTQB
2 24 (32.88%) ISEB
3 11 (15.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Oracle
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.22%) ArcSight
3 6 (8.22%) Blue Coat
3 6 (8.22%) CA
3 6 (8.22%) Cisco
3 6 (8.22%) FireEye
3 6 (8.22%) Forcepoint
3 6 (8.22%) Hortonworks
3 6 (8.22%) HP
3 6 (8.22%) Intel
3 6 (8.22%) Juniper
3 6 (8.22%) Palo Alto
3 6 (8.22%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.37%) Citrix
4 1 (1.37%) Google
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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