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 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
England / Yorkshire
Rank 208 227 208
Rank change year-on-year +19 -19  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 24 31 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.45% 0.48% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.54% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 59
Median salary £35,000 £30,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.75% -23.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4863 5737 6648
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 90.68% 88.26% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4232 4750 5331
Median salary £44,512 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.97% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 25 March 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 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
West Yorkshire +30 20 £33,750 +20.53% 3
South Yorkshire +11 3 £38,750 +29.16%
North Yorkshire +1 1 £35,000 +9.37%
System Testing
England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.03%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (31.88%) Finance
4 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 20 (28.99%) ISTQB
6 18 (26.09%) Test Management
7 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (24.64%) SQL
8 16 (23.19%) SOAP
8 16 (23.19%) OO
8 16 (23.19%) ISEB
8 16 (23.19%) REST
9 14 (20.29%) Test Strategy
9 14 (20.29%) JIRA
9 14 (20.29%) Oracle
10 13 (18.84%) Web Services
10 13 (18.84%) .NET
10 13 (18.84%) Project Management
10 13 (18.84%) Test Automation
11 12 (17.39%) Functional Testing
11 12 (17.39%) Relational Database
11 12 (17.39%) Software Delivery
11 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
11 12 (17.39%) HTML
11 12 (17.39%) Java
12 11 (15.94%) C#
12 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET
12 11 (15.94%) CRM
12 11 (15.94%) Software Testing
12 11 (15.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

System Testing
Top Related 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 10 (14.49%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (14.49%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.59%) Confluence
2 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.90%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) Drupal
4 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) FTP
1 1 (1.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 10 (14.49%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.35%) MySQL
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.90%) SQLite
7 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (20.29%) JIRA
2 11 (15.94%) SoapUI
3 10 (14.49%) Eclipse
3 10 (14.49%) JUnit
3 10 (14.49%) NetBeans
4 6 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (8.70%) Zephyr
5 5 (7.25%) Selenium
6 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.90%) JMeter
7 2 (2.90%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.90%) TestComplete
7 2 (2.90%) YouTrack
8 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Analyst
2 16 (23.19%) Developer
3 11 (15.94%) Test Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) Configuration Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Test Leader
6 5 (7.25%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Systems Test Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Business Process Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Process Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Test Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Web Manager
8 3 (4.35%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.35%) IT Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Tester
8 3 (4.35%) VB Developer
8 3 (4.35%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) REST
1 16 (23.19%) SOAP
2 13 (18.84%) .NET
2 13 (18.84%) Web Services
3 12 (17.39%) HTML
4 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET
5 10 (14.49%) CSS
5 10 (14.49%) Hibernate
5 10 (14.49%) J2EE
5 10 (14.49%) JPA
5 10 (14.49%) JSON
5 10 (14.49%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (14.49%) Spring
6 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.90%) CakePHP
7 2 (2.90%) Ember.js
7 2 (2.90%) Gherkin
7 2 (2.90%) jQuery
7 2 (2.90%) Laravel
7 2 (2.90%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.90%) iPad
4 2 (2.90%) LIMS
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) Android
2 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.03%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (26.09%) Test Management
4 16 (23.19%) OO
5 14 (20.29%) Test Strategy
6 13 (18.84%) Project Management
6 13 (18.84%) Test Automation
7 12 (17.39%) Functional Testing
7 12 (17.39%) Software Delivery
8 11 (15.94%) CRM
8 11 (15.94%) Software Testing
9 10 (14.49%) Change Management
9 10 (14.49%) Process Improvement
9 10 (14.49%) Regression Testing
9 10 (14.49%) SDLC
9 10 (14.49%) Unit Testing
10 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (11.59%) Integration Testing
10 8 (11.59%) Test Planning
10 8 (11.59%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.64%) SQL
2 12 (17.39%) Java
3 11 (15.94%) C#
4 10 (14.49%) Haskell
4 10 (14.49%) PHP
5 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.14%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.25%) VB
7 4 (5.80%) VB6
8 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.90%) Python
9 2 (2.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) ISTQB
2 16 (23.19%) ISEB
3 11 (15.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Oracle
2 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.49%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (11.59%) Atlassian
5 5 (7.25%) HP
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