Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Tester was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

System Tester
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 295 325 319
Rank change year-on-year +30 -6 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 10 13 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.12% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 36
Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £22,900 £31,250 £30,125
90th Percentile £34,750 £38,000 £37,500
England median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9474 10940 12960
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.94% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7940 9244 10631
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Systems Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Tester in Yorkshire

Systems Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Systems Tester in Yorkshire

Systems Tester
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Tester in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Tester in Yorkshire

Systems Tester
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
West Yorkshire +11 5 £30,000 -14.29%
South Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 -
Systems Tester
England

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Systems Tester in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Finance
1 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) Legal
2 5 (50.00%) Billing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (10.00%) Fintech
5 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) ISEB
5 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management

Systems Tester Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Teamcenter
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Billing
2 5 (50.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Fintech
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft