The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 98 163 104
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -59
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 82 30 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.35% 0.81% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 0.94% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50 20 30
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £51,495 £42,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3125 3196 2196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.54% 86.82% 85.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2456 2494 1654
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Leeds

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 112 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (49.71%) SQL
3 67 (38.29%) Continuous Integration
4 58 (33.14%) Java
5 56 (32.00%) TDD
6 53 (30.29%) C#
7 42 (24.00%) Windows
8 41 (23.43%) .NET
8 41 (23.43%) Test Scripting
8 41 (23.43%) SDLC
9 40 (22.86%) BDD
9 40 (22.86%) OO
10 39 (22.29%) HTML
10 39 (22.29%) MVC
11 38 (21.71%) Web Services
12 37 (21.14%) Software Testing
13 33 (18.86%) Unit Testing
13 33 (18.86%) Test Automation
14 32 (18.29%) SQL Server
14 32 (18.29%) PHP
15 31 (17.71%) MySQL
16 30 (17.14%) Linux
17 29 (16.57%) Relational Database
18 28 (16.00%) Regression Testing
18 28 (16.00%) Software Engineering
19 27 (15.43%) Selenium
19 27 (15.43%) HTML5
20 26 (14.86%) Integration Testing
20 26 (14.86%) ASP.NET
20 26 (14.86%) Microsoft

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.29%) IIS
2 3 (1.71%) Apache
2 3 (1.71%) Node.js
3 2 (1.14%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.14%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (1.14%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.14%) Liferay
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.57%) Jetty
4 1 (0.57%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (10.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (1.14%) SaaS
3 2 (1.14%) IaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.43%) Internet
2 3 (1.71%) DNS
2 3 (1.71%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.57%) DHCP
3 1 (0.57%) FTP
3 1 (0.57%) SSL
3 1 (0.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 31 (17.71%) MySQL
3 29 (16.57%) Relational Database
4 15 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.71%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.71%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.14%) HBase
8 2 (1.14%) Redis
9 1 (0.57%) Big Data
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.57%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.57%) Impala
Development Applications
1 27 (15.43%) Selenium
2 25 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 16 (9.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (6.86%) Cucumber
5 11 (6.29%) Git (software)
6 9 (5.14%) Mercurial
7 8 (4.57%) Subversion
8 7 (4.00%) NUnit
8 7 (4.00%) MSTest
8 7 (4.00%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (2.29%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.29%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.71%) Maven
10 3 (1.71%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.14%) Behat
11 2 (1.14%) Grunt
11 2 (1.14%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.57%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (10.29%) Retail
2 15 (8.57%) Finance
3 11 (6.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.29%) Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Games
7 1 (0.57%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (33.14%) Developer
2 42 (24.00%) Analyst
2 42 (24.00%) Test Analyst
3 26 (14.86%) Senior Developer
4 25 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 24 (13.71%) Applications Developer
5 24 (13.71%) Software Engineer
6 19 (10.86%) Senior PHP Developer
7 18 (10.29%) Senior Applications Developer
8 16 (9.14%) Test Engineer
9 15 (8.57%) Automation Engineer
10 13 (7.43%) Tester
11 11 (6.29%) Agile Test Analyst
12 10 (5.71%) SQL DBA
12 10 (5.71%) DBA
12 10 (5.71%) SQL Developer
13 8 (4.57%) Test Automation Engineer
14 7 (4.00%) Test Leader
14 7 (4.00%) .NET Software Engineer
14 7 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.43%) .NET
2 39 (22.29%) HTML
3 38 (21.71%) Web Services
4 27 (15.43%) HTML5
5 26 (14.86%) ASP.NET
6 25 (14.29%) Symfony
6 25 (14.29%) Doctrine
7 18 (10.29%) WPF
7 18 (10.29%) CSS
7 18 (10.29%) SOAP
8 14 (8.00%) XML
9 11 (6.29%) J2EE
9 11 (6.29%) Apache Flex
10 10 (5.71%) JSP
10 10 (5.71%) Hibernate
11 9 (5.14%) WCF
11 9 (5.14%) jQuery
11 9 (5.14%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (4.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.43%) NHS
2 10 (5.71%) User Experience
3 8 (4.57%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.43%) Replication
5 4 (2.29%) Clustering
5 4 (2.29%) RIA
6 2 (1.14%) Online Games
6 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.57%) DTV
7 1 (0.57%) Social Media
7 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 42 (24.00%) Windows
2 30 (17.14%) Linux
3 20 (11.43%) UNIX
4 6 (3.43%) Android
4 6 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.43%) Windows 7
4 6 (3.43%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.14%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (38.29%) Continuous Integration
3 56 (32.00%) TDD
4 41 (23.43%) Test Scripting
4 41 (23.43%) SDLC
5 40 (22.86%) BDD
5 40 (22.86%) OO
6 39 (22.29%) MVC
7 37 (21.14%) Software Testing
8 33 (18.86%) Unit Testing
8 33 (18.86%) Test Automation
9 28 (16.00%) Software Engineering
9 28 (16.00%) Regression Testing
10 26 (14.86%) Integration Testing
11 24 (13.71%) Agile Testing
11 24 (13.71%) Scrum
12 23 (13.14%) E-Commerce
13 19 (10.86%) DevOps
13 19 (10.86%) Test Management
14 18 (10.29%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (49.71%) SQL
2 58 (33.14%) Java
3 53 (30.29%) C#
4 32 (18.29%) PHP
5 20 (11.43%) JavaScript
6 11 (6.29%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.43%) C++
7 6 (3.43%) Python
7 6 (3.43%) Ruby
8 4 (2.29%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.71%) Scala
9 3 (1.71%) C
10 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.14%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.14%) Go
10 2 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (14.29%) ISEB
2 17 (9.71%) Degree
3 5 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (2.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.71%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.14%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.14%) Docker
2 2 (1.14%) HDFS
3 1 (0.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (1.71%) Puppet
1 3 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.14%) Ansible
2 2 (1.14%) Salt
2 2 (1.14%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.14%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.14%) Nagios
2 2 (1.14%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 25 (14.29%) Zend
3 5 (2.86%) Oracle
3 5 (2.86%) Citrix
4 3 (1.71%) VMware
4 3 (1.71%) Google
5 2 (1.14%) New Relic
5 2 (1.14%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.14%) HP
5 2 (1.14%) Splunk
5 2 (1.14%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.57%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.57%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience, plus bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Car, 20% bonus
Posted: 17 days ago