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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Tester
Rank 230 255 249
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 26 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.13% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.13% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 5
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
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
6107 7038 6562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.91% 98.16% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 5826 5054
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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
(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 +9 23 £35,000 +7.69% 3
North Yorkshire - 3 £32,500 -
Systems Tester
England

Systems Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 32 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (77.50%) SQL
3 30 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 28 (70.00%) Test Scripting
5 27 (67.50%) .NET
5 27 (67.50%) MS Excel
6 26 (65.00%) Scrum
7 19 (47.50%) Test Management
8 17 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (40.00%) RAD
9 16 (40.00%) ISEB
10 15 (37.50%) ISTQB
10 15 (37.50%) QA
11 14 (35.00%) Automation Testing
12 13 (32.50%) Client/Server
13 12 (30.00%) Selenium
14 11 (27.50%) Test Strategy
15 8 (20.00%) SoapUI
15 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
16 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
17 5 (12.50%) XML
17 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
17 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
17 5 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 5 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
18 4 (10.00%) QlikView
18 4 (10.00%) Cognos
18 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
18 4 (10.00%) Finance
18 4 (10.00%) BusinessObjects

Systems Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 27 (67.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (10.00%) QlikView
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (30.00%) Selenium
3 8 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.00%) Toad
4 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) .NET
2 5 (12.50%) XML
3 3 (7.50%) CSS
3 3 (7.50%) HTML
3 3 (7.50%) jQuery
4 2 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 26 (65.00%) Scrum
4 19 (47.50%) Test Management
5 16 (40.00%) RAD
6 14 (35.00%) Automation Testing
7 11 (27.50%) Test Strategy
8 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
10 5 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
11 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
11 3 (7.50%) Defect Management
11 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
11 3 (7.50%) System Testing
11 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
11 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
12 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
12 2 (5.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) C#
2 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) ISEB
2 15 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 5 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Cognos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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