The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.17% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
101 161 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 92.66% 92.53% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 87 114 131
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Halifax

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) Selenium
3 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 16 (88.89%) ISEB
4 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (83.33%) TDD
4 15 (83.33%) ISTQB
4 15 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (83.33%) BDD
4 15 (83.33%) SoapUI
4 15 (83.33%) Jenkins
4 15 (83.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 14 (77.78%) XML
5 14 (77.78%) .NET
6 12 (66.67%) Java
6 12 (66.67%) Waterfall
7 11 (61.11%) JMeter
7 11 (61.11%) V-Model
8 10 (55.56%) Open Source
9 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
9 9 (50.00%) SOAP
9 9 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 9 (50.00%) Agile Testing
10 7 (38.89%) QA
11 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
12 5 (27.78%) Finance
12 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
13 4 (22.22%) Analytics
13 4 (22.22%) Electronic Trading

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Selenium
2 15 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 15 (83.33%) SoapUI
2 15 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (61.11%) JMeter
4 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
4 2 (11.11%) Ranorex
4 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
5 1 (5.56%) Testopia
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 11 (61.11%) Senior Test Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
1 14 (77.78%) XML
2 9 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) BDD
2 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (83.33%) TDD
3 12 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 11 (61.11%) V-Model
5 10 (55.56%) Open Source
6 9 (50.00%) Agile Testing
6 9 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
9 4 (22.22%) Analytics
9 4 (22.22%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
11 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
11 2 (11.11%) RUP
11 2 (11.11%) SDLC
11 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 12 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) ISEB
2 15 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 15 (83.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago