The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Tester
Rank 225 257 212
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 32 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 7
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Systems Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6548 7070 5011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.07% 96.33% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5387 5571 3951
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 32 £35,000 -
Systems Tester
England

Systems Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 37 (88.10%) SQL
2 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (52.38%) Test Scripting
4 21 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (50.00%) Scrum
5 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
6 19 (45.24%) MS Excel
7 18 (42.86%) ISTQB
8 17 (40.48%) QlikView
8 17 (40.48%) Cognos
8 17 (40.48%) RAD
8 17 (40.48%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (40.48%) BusinessObjects
9 16 (38.10%) ISEB
9 16 (38.10%) .NET
10 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
10 15 (35.71%) Test Management
11 14 (33.33%) Software Testing
11 14 (33.33%) QA
11 14 (33.33%) Integration Testing
12 11 (26.19%) System Testing
12 11 (26.19%) Test Strategy
12 11 (26.19%) SDLC
12 11 (26.19%) Client/Server
13 9 (21.43%) Finance
14 8 (19.05%) Automation Testing
14 8 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
15 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (14.29%) Project Management

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 19 (45.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) BusinessObjects
1 17 (40.48%) QlikView
2 2 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.90%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) MSTest
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Client/Server
2 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (52.38%) Test Scripting
3 21 (50.00%) Scrum
4 17 (40.48%) RAD
4 17 (40.48%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
5 15 (35.71%) Test Management
6 14 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 14 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 11 (26.19%) System Testing
7 11 (26.19%) Test Strategy
7 11 (26.19%) SDLC
8 8 (19.05%) Automation Testing
8 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
9 6 (14.29%) Project Management
10 5 (11.90%) OWASP
11 3 (7.14%) V-Model
11 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (7.14%) Change Management
11 3 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 37 (88.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 16 (38.10%) ISEB
3 8 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) QA
2 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 17 (40.48%) Cognos
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix
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Salary: £35000 Per Annum £35,000 + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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