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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 85 113 137
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +24
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 82 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.77% 2.12% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 2.39% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 68 48 36
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,050 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £47,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
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
2698 2976 3335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 91.24% 88.73% 89.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2167 2313 2696
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,100 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 May 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 95 (52.20%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (41.76%) SQL
3 75 (41.21%) Continuous Integration
4 64 (35.16%) .NET
5 62 (34.07%) TDD
6 60 (32.97%) SQL Server
6 60 (32.97%) C#
7 59 (32.42%) Degree
8 58 (31.87%) Java
9 51 (28.02%) Git (software)
10 46 (25.27%) Scrum
11 41 (22.53%) Finance
12 38 (20.88%) Microsoft
13 37 (20.33%) T-SQL
13 37 (20.33%) Octopus Deploy
14 36 (19.78%) Software Engineering
15 35 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
16 34 (18.68%) DevOps
16 34 (18.68%) Selenium
17 33 (18.13%) BDD
18 32 (17.58%) QA
18 32 (17.58%) SDLC
19 31 (17.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 31 (17.03%) Test Scripting
19 31 (17.03%) Team Foundation Server
20 30 (16.48%) Regression Testing
20 30 (16.48%) OO
20 30 (16.48%) Mentoring
21 29 (15.93%) Mercurial
21 29 (15.93%) NoSQL

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 10 (5.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.40%) PaaS
3 3 (1.65%) GitHub
4 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.10%) HTTP
1 2 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (32.97%) SQL Server
2 31 (17.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (15.93%) NoSQL
4 16 (8.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (6.59%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (5.49%) MongoDB
7 9 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (4.95%) SSDT
8 8 (4.40%) Relational Database
8 8 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.20%) MySQL
11 3 (1.65%) Redis
11 3 (1.65%) Riak
12 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 51 (28.02%) Git (software)
2 37 (20.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 34 (18.68%) Selenium
4 31 (17.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (15.93%) Mercurial
6 28 (15.38%) Subversion
7 24 (13.19%) Visual Studio
8 18 (9.89%) Appium
9 17 (9.34%) Calabash
10 16 (8.79%) ReSharper
11 15 (8.24%) Cucumber
12 13 (7.14%) JIRA
13 11 (6.04%) Jenkins
14 10 (5.49%) tSQLt
15 9 (4.95%) JMeter
16 8 (4.40%) HP UFT
17 6 (3.30%) Gatling
17 6 (3.30%) WebDriver
18 5 (2.75%) SilkTest
18 5 (2.75%) SoapUI
General
1 41 (22.53%) Finance
2 3 (1.65%) Banking
2 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (38.46%) Developer
2 30 (16.48%) Java Engineer
3 29 (15.93%) Software Engineer
4 25 (13.74%) Java Software Engineer
5 22 (12.09%) Senior Developer
6 20 (10.99%) Analyst
7 19 (10.44%) Test Analyst
8 18 (9.89%) Applications Developer
8 18 (9.89%) SQL Developer
9 17 (9.34%) Database Developer
9 17 (9.34%) Test Leader
10 15 (8.24%) Automation Test Lead
10 15 (8.24%) Technical Leader
11 14 (7.69%) Test Engineer
11 14 (7.69%) Tester
12 13 (7.14%) Agile Developer
12 13 (7.14%) Principal Developer
13 12 (6.59%) Head of Development
13 12 (6.59%) SQL Database Developer
13 12 (6.59%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (35.16%) .NET
2 35 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
3 25 (13.74%) .NET Framework
4 20 (10.99%) Web Services
5 18 (9.89%) Entity Framework
6 17 (9.34%) AngularJS
6 17 (9.34%) SOAP
7 16 (8.79%) WCF
7 16 (8.79%) XML
8 14 (7.69%) HTML
9 13 (7.14%) JSON
10 9 (4.95%) CSS
11 8 (4.40%) jQuery
12 6 (3.30%) ASP.NET
13 5 (2.75%) Backbone.js
13 5 (2.75%) Behat
13 5 (2.75%) Ember.js
13 5 (2.75%) Grails
13 5 (2.75%) Symfony
14 4 (2.20%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 26 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 15 (8.24%) Mobile App
3 12 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.95%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.30%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.75%) Chemistry
7 5 (2.75%) Cybercrime
8 3 (1.65%) Blog
8 3 (1.65%) iPad
9 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.14%) Android
1 13 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 10 (5.49%) Windows
3 5 (2.75%) Linux
4 4 (2.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (52.20%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (41.21%) Continuous Integration
3 62 (34.07%) TDD
4 46 (25.27%) Scrum
5 36 (19.78%) Software Engineering
6 34 (18.68%) DevOps
7 33 (18.13%) BDD
8 32 (17.58%) SDLC
9 31 (17.03%) Test Scripting
10 30 (16.48%) Mentoring
10 30 (16.48%) OO
10 30 (16.48%) Regression Testing
11 27 (14.84%) Unit Testing
12 23 (12.64%) Manual Testing
13 21 (11.54%) ETL
14 19 (10.44%) Continuous Delivery
15 18 (9.89%) MVC
16 17 (9.34%) Software Testing
17 16 (8.79%) Kanban
18 14 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 76 (41.76%) SQL
2 60 (32.97%) C#
3 58 (31.87%) Java
4 37 (20.33%) T-SQL
5 29 (15.93%) PowerShell
6 24 (13.19%) JavaScript
7 15 (8.24%) Ruby
8 14 (7.69%) PHP
9 13 (7.14%) Objective-C
10 10 (5.49%) Python
11 5 (2.75%) XAML
12 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.10%) C
12 2 (1.10%) Scala
13 1 (0.55%) C++
13 1 (0.55%) Go
Qualifications
1 59 (32.42%) Degree
2 19 (10.44%) ISEB
3 16 (8.79%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.10%) HND
5 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (17.58%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (6.59%) Puppet
2 4 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.55%) Ansible
4 1 (0.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 38 (20.88%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.64%) Oracle
3 14 (7.69%) Google
4 13 (7.14%) Apple
4 13 (7.14%) Perforce
5 6 (3.30%) Progress
6 5 (2.75%) Zend
7 3 (1.65%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.10%) Epicor
8 2 (1.10%) HP
8 2 (1.10%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.10%) Telerik
9 1 (0.55%) Sony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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: £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary (DOE) plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS!!
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 days ago
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Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Excellent
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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