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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.60% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
175 152 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 91.15% 82.16% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 165 97 124
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £46,500
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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Halifax

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (60.00%) V-Model
3 3 (60.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (60.00%) RUP
3 3 (60.00%) Ranorex
3 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (40.00%) Testopia
4 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) Bugzilla
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (20.00%) Test Management
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source

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 (20.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (60.00%) Ranorex
3 2 (40.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Testopia
4 1 (20.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) RUP
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) V-Model
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
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