The table below looks at the statistics for the Automated Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Tester
Rank 169 - 141
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automated Tester 1 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.029% - 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 16
Average salary £32,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
Automated Tester
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3334 3176 2847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.34% 96.16% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2714 2474 2435
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Automated Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Tester in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automated Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Automated Tester
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Automated Tester Salary Trend in Leeds

Automated Tester
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Automated Tester in their job title 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 with Automated Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing

Automated Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Automated Tester in their job title 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 with Automated Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL