The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 17 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 Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Tester
Rank 248 204 206
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 5 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.066% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 14
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7287 5518 5591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.69% 95.80% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5755 4358 4715
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Tester
England

Systems Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Tester in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Tester across the Yorkshire region.

Systems Tester Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Systems Tester
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Tester across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Systems Tester Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Systems Tester
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Tester within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 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 -47 3 £45,000 +12.50%
North Yorkshire -25 1 £25,500 -7.27%
Systems Tester
England

Systems Tester
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Systems Tester in their job title 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 with Systems Tester in their job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) TestDirector
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (11.11%) Advertising
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) .NET

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Systems Tester in their job title 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 with Systems Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft