The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 23 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 12 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.89% - 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.96% - 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-0.70% -2.08%
Automated Testing
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 106 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 88.16% 77.94% 72.31%
Number of salaries quoted 127 85 114
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -9.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Halifax region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Halifax

Automated Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 26 (100.00%) QA
2 25 (96.15%) Test Scripting
2 25 (96.15%) Test Strategy
2 25 (96.15%) Regression Testing
3 24 (92.31%) SOAP
3 24 (92.31%) Web Services
3 24 (92.31%) XML
3 24 (92.31%) Project Management
3 24 (92.31%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (42.31%) SoapUI
5 2 (7.69%) Product Management
5 2 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (3.85%) Finance
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) MS Office
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Selenium
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Ranorex

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) SoapUI
2 2 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Test Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 12 (46.15%) Analyst
3 12 (46.15%) Test Analyst
4 11 (42.31%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (42.31%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) SOAP
1 24 (92.31%) Web Services
1 24 (92.31%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Regression Testing
1 25 (96.15%) Test Scripting
1 25 (96.15%) Test Strategy
2 24 (92.31%) Project Management
2 24 (92.31%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Product Management
4 1 (3.85%) Scrum
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago