Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Tester was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Tester
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 268 277
Rank change year-on-year +14 +9 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 1 2 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.015% 0.028% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.028% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 29
West Yorkshire median annual salary £24,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £23,000 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £25,000 £38,750 £35,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £24,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -36.00% +7.14% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,499 7,063 8,696
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.64% 97.83% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5,536 6,103 7,170
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

Systems Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Systems Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Tester in West Yorkshire

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Systems Tester in West Yorkshire

Systems Tester
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 Systems Tester within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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 +25 1 £24,000 -36.00% 1
Systems Tester
Yorkshire

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Systems Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Systems Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working

Systems Tester Skill Set
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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB