The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 162 192 169
Rank change year-on-year +30 -23  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 20 22 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.55% 0.50% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.55% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 48
Median salary £33,750 £28,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.53% -30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £26,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £37,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

System Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3256 3978 4473
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 90.34% 89.59% 89.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2880 3272 3517
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing System Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in West Yorkshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for System Testing in West Yorkshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in West Yorkshire

System Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +21 17 £27,500 -1.78% 3
Bradford +8 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Brighouse - 2 £32,500 -
Halifax - 1 £35,000 -
System Testing
Yorkshire

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 32 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (29.63%) REST
5 16 (29.63%) SOAP
6 14 (25.93%) SQL
6 14 (25.93%) OO
6 14 (25.93%) ISTQB
6 14 (25.93%) JIRA
7 13 (24.07%) Test Management
7 13 (24.07%) Web Services
7 13 (24.07%) .NET
7 13 (24.07%) Finance
8 12 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 11 (20.37%) Software Testing
9 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET
9 11 (20.37%) CRM
9 11 (20.37%) Oracle
9 11 (20.37%) Project Management
9 11 (20.37%) Test Strategy
9 11 (20.37%) SoapUI
10 10 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
10 10 (18.52%) Functional Testing
10 10 (18.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 10 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (18.52%) Software Delivery
10 10 (18.52%) ISEB
10 10 (18.52%) Eclipse

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.81%) Confluence
2 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.85%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (25.93%) JIRA
2 11 (20.37%) SoapUI
3 10 (18.52%) Eclipse
3 10 (18.52%) JUnit
3 10 (18.52%) NetBeans
4 6 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (11.11%) Zephyr
5 5 (9.26%) Selenium
6 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.85%) JMeter
7 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.85%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.85%) YouTrack
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Analyst
2 15 (27.78%) Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Configuration Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Test Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Systems Test Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Test Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Business Process Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Process Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Test Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Web Manager
8 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.56%) VB Developer
8 3 (5.56%) VB6 Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Junior Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) REST
1 16 (29.63%) SOAP
2 13 (24.07%) .NET
2 13 (24.07%) Web Services
3 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET
4 10 (18.52%) Hibernate
4 10 (18.52%) HTML
4 10 (18.52%) J2EE
4 10 (18.52%) JPA
4 10 (18.52%) JSON
4 10 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (18.52%) Spring
5 8 (14.81%) CSS
6 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.85%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (25.93%) OO
4 13 (24.07%) Test Management
5 12 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 11 (20.37%) CRM
6 11 (20.37%) Project Management
6 11 (20.37%) Software Testing
6 11 (20.37%) Test Strategy
7 10 (18.52%) Change Management
7 10 (18.52%) Functional Testing
7 10 (18.52%) Software Delivery
8 9 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 8 (14.81%) Regression Testing
9 8 (14.81%) SDLC
9 8 (14.81%) WFM
10 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (12.96%) Scrum
11 6 (11.11%) Integration Testing
11 6 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) Haskell
2 10 (18.52%) Java
3 8 (14.81%) C#
3 8 (14.81%) PHP
4 7 (12.96%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.41%) VB
5 4 (7.41%) VB6
6 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) ISTQB
2 10 (18.52%) ISEB
3 8 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle
2 10 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.81%) Atlassian
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago