Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 221 219
Rank change year-on-year -16 -2 +10
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 25 57 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.37% 0.74% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.81% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23 51 89
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,625 £24,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £50,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6241 7021 8375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.50% 91.26% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5245 6016 6720
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,900 £65,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 22 £35,000 +4.48%
Bradford -1 5 £35,000 -
System Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
5 7 (28.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) Finance
6 6 (24.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (20.00%) Project Management
8 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (12.00%) Java
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (12.00%) TDD
9 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Test Management
9 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (12.00%) People Management
9 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (12.00%) SDLC
10 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
10 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
10 2 (8.00%) Scenario Testing

System Testing
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) PBX
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Test Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) JSON
3 1 (4.00%) Node.js
3 1 (4.00%) React
3 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) CentOS
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Scrum
3 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) People Management
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Test Management
5 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Release Management
6 2 (8.00%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) Tcl
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) APMP
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Remedy