The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 176 195
Rank change year-on-year -24 +19  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 31 59 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.58% 1.05% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.17% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 55 62
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £26,600 £33,025
10% offered a salary of more than £86,875 £38,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4879 5032 6064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 91.38% 89.73% 89.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16282 16794 20017
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Yorkshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Yorkshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Yorkshire

System Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire -17 13 £47,500 +35.71% 1
North Yorkshire -4 10 £32,000 -1.53% 1
South Yorkshire - 8 £40,000 -
System Testing
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 35 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 28 (50.91%) Test Automation
4 27 (49.09%) Finance
5 22 (40.00%) Scrum
6 21 (38.18%) Test Management
7 20 (36.36%) Waterfall
8 19 (34.55%) Test Scripting
9 18 (32.73%) SDLC
9 18 (32.73%) ISTQB
10 17 (30.91%) SOAP
10 17 (30.91%) Test Strategy
11 16 (29.09%) SoapUI
11 16 (29.09%) ISEB
12 15 (27.27%) SQL
12 15 (27.27%) Selenium
12 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
13 14 (25.45%) Project Management
14 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
14 13 (23.64%) Regression Testing
14 13 (23.64%) TDD
14 13 (23.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 13 (23.64%) Test Planning
14 13 (23.64%) Integration Testing
14 13 (23.64%) BDD
15 12 (21.82%) JIRA
15 12 (21.82%) QA
15 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
16 11 (20.00%) .NET

System Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (7.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) SoapUI
2 15 (27.27%) Selenium
3 12 (21.82%) JIRA
4 6 (10.91%) Bugzilla
4 6 (10.91%) JMeter
4 6 (10.91%) SpecFlow
4 6 (10.91%) TestComplete
4 6 (10.91%) Toad
4 6 (10.91%) YouTrack
4 6 (10.91%) Zephyr
5 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (7.27%) HP UFT
6 4 (7.27%) Rational Functional Tester
6 4 (7.27%) SilkTest
7 1 (1.82%) JUnit
7 1 (1.82%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.82%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (49.09%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Analyst
2 23 (41.82%) Test Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Test Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Test Leader
4 5 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Systems Test Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Logistics Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Logistics Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Junior
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) UAT Lead
7 2 (3.64%) UAT Test Lead
8 1 (1.82%) Finance Manager
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) SOAP
2 11 (20.00%) .NET
3 7 (12.73%) REST
4 6 (10.91%) Gherkin
4 6 (10.91%) XML
5 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 5 (9.09%) HTML
5 5 (9.09%) Web Services
6 4 (7.27%) XBRL
7 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.64%) JSON
7 2 (3.64%) Node.js
7 2 (3.64%) React
8 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.82%) CSS
8 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.82%) J2EE
8 1 (1.82%) JPA
8 1 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.55%) Mobile App
3 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.91%) Smartphone
4 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.64%) iPad
5 2 (3.64%) PMI
6 1 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Unix
2 6 (10.91%) Android
2 6 (10.91%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 28 (50.91%) Test Automation
4 22 (40.00%) Scrum
5 21 (38.18%) Test Management
6 20 (36.36%) Waterfall
7 19 (34.55%) Test Scripting
8 18 (32.73%) SDLC
9 17 (30.91%) Test Strategy
10 14 (25.45%) Project Management
11 13 (23.64%) BDD
11 13 (23.64%) Integration Testing
11 13 (23.64%) Regression Testing
11 13 (23.64%) TDD
11 13 (23.64%) Test Planning
12 11 (20.00%) Functional Testing
12 11 (20.00%) Software Testing
12 11 (20.00%) Unit Testing
13 10 (18.18%) Defect Management
14 9 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) SQL
2 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.55%) VB.NET
4 7 (12.73%) C#
5 6 (10.91%) VBScript
6 5 (9.09%) Java
7 2 (3.64%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) Haskell
8 1 (1.82%) PHP
8 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.82%) Tcl
8 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) ISTQB
2 16 (29.09%) ISEB
3 13 (23.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (10.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (9.09%) Degree
6 2 (3.64%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.82%) APMP
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Docker
2 1 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.64%) Ansible
3 1 (1.82%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) SAP
4 3 (5.45%) HP
5 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.82%) Citrix
6 1 (1.82%) JDA
6 1 (1.82%) VMware
York
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 15 days ago
Bradford
Bradford Council
Salary: £17,772 pa - £36,379 pa
Posted: 9 days ago