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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Rank 71 85 100
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 88 99 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.42% 2.94% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 3.31% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 69 72 69
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
2316 2989 3261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.01% 88.80% 90.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2005 2465 2607
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 116 (63.39%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (53.55%) Java
3 77 (42.08%) SQL
3 77 (42.08%) Test Automation
4 74 (40.44%) Selenium
4 74 (40.44%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (33.88%) OO
6 60 (32.79%) BDD
7 59 (32.24%) Git (software)
8 57 (31.15%) TDD
9 56 (30.60%) NoSQL
10 49 (26.78%) Test Scripting
11 48 (26.23%) Subversion
12 47 (25.68%) Software Engineering
12 47 (25.68%) Mercurial
13 44 (24.04%) Data Structures
13 44 (24.04%) Algorithms
14 42 (22.95%) C#
15 39 (21.31%) Scrum
16 37 (20.22%) Cucumber
17 35 (19.13%) SDLC
18 34 (18.58%) ISEB
18 34 (18.58%) Configuration Management
19 31 (16.94%) Manual Testing
19 31 (16.94%) WebDriver
19 31 (16.94%) Degree
20 28 (15.30%) Jenkins
20 28 (15.30%) Automation Testing
20 28 (15.30%) System Integration Testing
21 27 (14.75%) Finance

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.64%) JBoss
1 3 (1.64%) Jetty
1 3 (1.64%) Tomcat
1 3 (1.64%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (5.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.38%) GitHub
2 9 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.09%) HTTP
2 1 (0.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.55%) LDAP
2 1 (0.55%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (30.60%) NoSQL
2 25 (13.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (9.29%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.37%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.37%) Redis
5 7 (3.83%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.73%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.64%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.64%) Riak
8 1 (0.55%) MS Access
8 1 (0.55%) MySQL
8 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 74 (40.44%) Selenium
2 59 (32.24%) Git (software)
3 48 (26.23%) Subversion
4 47 (25.68%) Mercurial
5 37 (20.22%) Cucumber
6 31 (16.94%) WebDriver
7 28 (15.30%) Jenkins
8 22 (12.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (9.84%) SoapUI
10 17 (9.29%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (5.46%) SpecFlow
12 8 (4.37%) TeamCity
13 7 (3.83%) FitNesse
14 6 (3.28%) JIRA
15 4 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 4 (2.19%) Calabash
15 4 (2.19%) LoadRunner
15 4 (2.19%) NUnit
15 4 (2.19%) Robot Framework
15 4 (2.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (14.75%) Finance
2 7 (3.83%) Retail
3 5 (2.73%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.19%) Banking
4 4 (2.19%) Games
4 4 (2.19%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.55%) Advertising
5 1 (0.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (22.40%) Software Engineer
2 36 (19.67%) Analyst
2 36 (19.67%) Test Analyst
3 34 (18.58%) Developer
3 34 (18.58%) Test Engineer
4 30 (16.39%) Java Engineer
5 29 (15.85%) Java Developer
5 29 (15.85%) Java Software Engineer
6 26 (14.21%) Senior Software Engineer
7 24 (13.11%) Tester
8 22 (12.02%) Automation Tester
9 19 (10.38%) Senior Developer
9 19 (10.38%) Senior Java Developer
10 18 (9.84%) Automation Test Analyst
11 17 (9.29%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (9.29%) Senior Java Engineer
11 17 (9.29%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 17 (9.29%) Senior Test Analyst
11 17 (9.29%) Test Automation Engineer
12 15 (8.20%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.57%) Gherkin
2 19 (10.38%) .NET
2 19 (10.38%) Web Services
3 14 (7.65%) XML
4 11 (6.01%) AngularJS
5 10 (5.46%) SOAP
6 9 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (4.92%) Node.js
6 9 (4.92%) WCF
6 9 (4.92%) WPF
6 9 (4.92%) XSD
7 8 (4.37%) WSDL
8 6 (3.28%) Dropwizard
9 5 (2.73%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.73%) JSON
9 5 (2.73%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (2.19%) Behat
10 4 (2.19%) LAMP
11 2 (1.09%) Hibernate
11 2 (1.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 44 (24.04%) Algorithms
1 44 (24.04%) Data Structures
2 12 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.19%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.09%) e-Health
4 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.55%) Clustering
5 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.09%) Unix
2 1 (0.55%) Android
2 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.55%) Linux
2 1 (0.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (63.39%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (42.08%) Test Automation
3 74 (40.44%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (33.88%) OO
5 60 (32.79%) BDD
6 57 (31.15%) TDD
7 49 (26.78%) Test Scripting
8 47 (25.68%) Software Engineering
9 39 (21.31%) Scrum
10 35 (19.13%) SDLC
11 34 (18.58%) Configuration Management
12 31 (16.94%) Manual Testing
13 28 (15.30%) Automation Testing
13 28 (15.30%) System Integration Testing
14 21 (11.48%) Software Testing
15 18 (9.84%) Unit Testing
16 17 (9.29%) Test Strategy
17 16 (8.74%) DevOps
17 16 (8.74%) SOA
18 15 (8.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 98 (53.55%) Java
2 77 (42.08%) SQL
3 42 (22.95%) C#
4 16 (8.74%) Python
5 13 (7.10%) JavaScript
5 13 (7.10%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.92%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.73%) PHP
8 2 (1.09%) C
8 2 (1.09%) Groovy
9 1 (0.55%) F#
9 1 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (18.58%) ISEB
2 31 (16.94%) Degree
3 25 (13.66%) ISTQB
4 13 (7.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.83%) Progress
3 3 (1.64%) HP
4 1 (0.55%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle
4 1 (0.55%) TOWER Software
4 1 (0.55%) T-Plan
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension, Private Medical Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + PERKS
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, training, pension ect
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, much more
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 18 days ago