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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Tester
Rank 233 247 207
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 8 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.028% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.029% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 9
Average salary £32,500 £25,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.45% -36.25%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.00%
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
6474 6851 5315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.90% 96.37% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5239 5534 4211
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 22 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
(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 - 8 £32,500 - 3
Systems Tester
England

Systems Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (86.67%) SQL
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) ISEB
3 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 8 (53.33%) ISTQB
4 8 (53.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (53.33%) Test Management
5 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
5 7 (46.67%) Scrum
5 7 (46.67%) Project Management
5 7 (46.67%) .NET
5 7 (46.67%) RAD
6 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) System Testing
6 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
6 6 (40.00%) OWASP
7 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 4 (26.67%) QlikView
8 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (26.67%) Cognos
8 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
9 3 (20.00%) QA
9 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (53.33%) Test Management
4 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
4 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 7 (46.67%) Project Management
4 7 (46.67%) RAD
5 6 (40.00%) System Testing
5 6 (40.00%) OWASP
6 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
9 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
9 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Integration Acceptance Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) ISEB
2 8 (53.33%) ISTQB
2 8 (53.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Cognos
2 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: Market rates + bonus + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago