The median annual salary for a Systems Tester was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 225 250
Rank change year-on-year -1 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Tester 8 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 12
Median salary £31,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -3.07% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5225 5547 6700
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.66% 97.71% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4387 4690 5516
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire that featured Systems Tester in the job title.

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
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 3 months to 24 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 +10 6 £32,500 -7.14%
South Yorkshire - 2 £27,500 -
Systems Tester
England

Systems Tester Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) Fintech
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
5 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
5 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium
5 3 (27.27%) Billing
5 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
5 3 (27.27%) Legal
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) ISEB
5 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (9.09%) Master's Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring

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:

Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Billing
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft