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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.70% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
175 131 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 90.67% 72.38% 72.69%
Number of salaries quoted 153 104 139
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (100.00%) QA
2 21 (95.45%) Project Management
2 21 (95.45%) Regression Testing
2 21 (95.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 21 (95.45%) Test Scripting
2 21 (95.45%) Test Strategy
3 19 (86.36%) Web Services
4 18 (81.82%) SoapUI
5 15 (68.18%) XML
6 13 (59.09%) SOAP
7 4 (18.18%) MS Office
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) Ranorex
8 3 (13.64%) Product Management
9 2 (9.09%) SQL
10 1 (4.55%) Python
10 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (4.55%) Scrum
10 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (4.55%) Banking
10 1 (4.55%) Selenium
10 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
10 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Mentoring

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) SoapUI
2 4 (18.18%) Ranorex
3 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Analyst
1 20 (90.91%) Test Analyst
2 17 (77.27%) Senior Analyst
2 17 (77.27%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) Web Services
2 15 (68.18%) XML
3 13 (59.09%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Project Management
1 21 (95.45%) Regression Testing
1 21 (95.45%) User Acceptance Testing
1 21 (95.45%) Test Scripting
1 21 (95.45%) Test Strategy
2 3 (13.64%) Product Management
3 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Scrum
3 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
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