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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 157 154
Rank change year-on-year -17 -3  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 15 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.42% 1.12% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.22% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 53
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £26,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

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 3275 3614 4153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 92.41% 91.59% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2746 3019 3294
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -20 12 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Bradford -15 2 £67,500 +92.85% 1
Huddersfield +9 1 £100,000 +207.69%
Brighouse - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £100,000 -
System Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 13 (37.14%) Scrum
4 12 (34.29%) Test Management
5 11 (31.43%) Project Management
6 10 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 10 (28.57%) SoapUI
6 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 10 (28.57%) SDLC
7 9 (25.71%) ISTQB
7 9 (25.71%) Unit Testing
7 9 (25.71%) Finance
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
8 8 (22.86%) Test Strategy
9 7 (20.00%) REST
9 7 (20.00%) Integration Testing
9 7 (20.00%) QA
9 7 (20.00%) Logistics
9 7 (20.00%) .NET
9 7 (20.00%) SOAP
9 7 (20.00%) ISEB
9 7 (20.00%) Functional Testing
10 6 (17.14%) Zephyr
10 6 (17.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (17.14%) Software Delivery
10 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (17.14%) Defect Tracking
10 6 (17.14%) Smoke 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 6 (17.14%) JIRA
2 6 (17.14%) Zephyr
3 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (11.43%) Selenium
5 3 (8.57%) JMeter
5 3 (8.57%) SpecFlow
5 3 (8.57%) TestComplete
5 3 (8.57%) YouTrack
6 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.86%) JUnit
6 1 (2.86%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Test Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Test Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Logistics Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Logistics Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Finance Systems Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
1 7 (20.00%) REST
1 7 (20.00%) SOAP
2 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.57%) Gherkin
4 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.71%) JSON
4 2 (5.71%) Node.js
4 2 (5.71%) React
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) XML
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.86%) HTML
5 1 (2.86%) J2EE
5 1 (2.86%) JPA
5 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 15 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (37.14%) Scrum
4 12 (34.29%) Test Management
5 11 (31.43%) Project Management
6 10 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 10 (28.57%) SDLC
6 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 9 (25.71%) Unit Testing
8 8 (22.86%) Test Strategy
9 7 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 7 (20.00%) Integration Testing
9 7 (20.00%) Logistics
10 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (17.14%) Defect Tracking
10 6 (17.14%) Software Delivery
10 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (17.14%) Usability Testing
10 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.29%) C#
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
4 3 (8.57%) VBScript
5 1 (2.86%) Haskell
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.86%) Tcl
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) ISTQB
2 7 (20.00%) ISEB
3 6 (17.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.86%) APMP
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Cobbler
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.86%) JDA
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