Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for System Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited System Testing over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 193 201
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 +14
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 22 44 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.45% 0.81% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.89% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 72
Leeds median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.45% - -1.43%
10th Percentile £31,175 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,250 £57,125
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +2.94%

System Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4516 4925 6414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.28% 90.58% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3791 4218 5098
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £62,500 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing System Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Leeds

System Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing in Leeds.

Salary trend for System Testing in Leeds

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Project Management
6 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.64%) Java
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.64%) TDD
8 3 (13.64%) Test Management
8 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
8 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
8 3 (13.64%) SDLC
9 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
9 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
9 2 (9.09%) Mentoring

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) PBX
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
2 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL Developer
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Systems Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Change Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (4.55%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior IT Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
3 1 (4.55%) React
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) CentOS
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Test Management
4 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
4 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.09%) DSDM
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) RAD
5 2 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) APMP
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Cobbler
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Remedy