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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 70 88 127
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +39
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 100 107 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.71% 3.16% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 3.52% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 87 89 49
Median salary £46,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
2426 3036 3220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.92% 89.77% 90.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2109 2482 2490
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,459 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 10 December 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 91 (54.82%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (46.99%) Java
3 76 (45.78%) SQL
4 68 (40.96%) Selenium
4 68 (40.96%) Test Automation
5 58 (34.94%) Continuous Integration
6 56 (33.73%) OO
7 54 (32.53%) Software Engineering
8 45 (27.11%) Git (software)
9 44 (26.51%) NoSQL
10 42 (25.30%) Mercurial
10 42 (25.30%) Subversion
11 40 (24.10%) Scrum
12 35 (21.08%) C#
12 35 (21.08%) BDD
13 34 (20.48%) .NET
13 34 (20.48%) Data Structures
13 34 (20.48%) Algorithms
14 33 (19.88%) TDD
14 33 (19.88%) Cucumber
14 33 (19.88%) Manual Testing
15 32 (19.28%) Test Scripting
16 31 (18.67%) Team Foundation Server
17 29 (17.47%) Degree
18 26 (15.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 25 (15.06%) Finance
19 25 (15.06%) Microsoft
20 23 (13.86%) ISEB
20 23 (13.86%) Octopus Deploy
21 22 (13.25%) SDLC

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 (1.81%) Drupal
2 2 (1.20%) CMS
2 2 (1.20%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.60%) JBoss
3 1 (0.60%) Jetty
3 1 (0.60%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (6.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.01%) GitHub
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.20%) Donky
3 2 (1.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) HTTP
2 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.51%) NoSQL
2 26 (15.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (9.64%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.01%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.01%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.81%) MySQL
6 1 (0.60%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.60%) Redis
6 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.60%) Riak
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 68 (40.96%) Selenium
2 45 (27.11%) Git (software)
3 42 (25.30%) Mercurial
3 42 (25.30%) Subversion
4 33 (19.88%) Cucumber
5 31 (18.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (13.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 22 (13.25%) WebDriver
8 21 (12.65%) SoapUI
9 15 (9.04%) Jenkins
10 13 (7.83%) TeamCity
11 12 (7.23%) Appium
12 9 (5.42%) Eclipse
12 9 (5.42%) JIRA
12 9 (5.42%) Ranorex
13 8 (4.82%) JUnit
14 7 (4.22%) FitNesse
15 6 (3.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (3.61%) LoadRunner
15 6 (3.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (15.06%) Finance
2 10 (6.02%) Games
3 4 (2.41%) Online Betting
4 3 (1.81%) Retail
5 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Automotive
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (23.49%) Software Engineer
2 38 (22.89%) Test Engineer
3 34 (20.48%) Developer
4 32 (19.28%) Analyst
4 32 (19.28%) Test Analyst
5 26 (15.66%) Java Engineer
5 26 (15.66%) Java Software Engineer
6 18 (10.84%) Java Developer
6 18 (10.84%) Senior Analyst
6 18 (10.84%) Senior Test Analyst
7 16 (9.64%) Software Test Engineer
7 16 (9.64%) Test Leader
8 15 (9.04%) Senior Software Engineer
9 14 (8.43%) Automation Test Analyst
9 14 (8.43%) Test Automation Engineer
10 12 (7.23%) Tester
11 11 (6.63%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
12 10 (6.02%) Developer in Test
12 10 (6.02%) Senior Developer
13 9 (5.42%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (20.48%) .NET
2 20 (12.05%) Web Services
3 14 (8.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (6.63%) WCF
5 10 (6.02%) ASP.NET
5 10 (6.02%) Hibernate
5 10 (6.02%) J2EE
5 10 (6.02%) JSON
5 10 (6.02%) Spring
6 9 (5.42%) AngularJS
6 9 (5.42%) WPF
7 8 (4.82%) Gherkin
7 8 (4.82%) XML
8 7 (4.22%) HTML
8 7 (4.22%) SOAP
9 6 (3.61%) LAMP
9 6 (3.61%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (3.61%) WSDL
9 6 (3.61%) XSD
10 4 (2.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.48%) Algorithms
1 34 (20.48%) Data Structures
2 19 (11.45%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.61%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.41%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.20%) e-Health
5 2 (1.20%) RIA
6 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) iPad
6 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.20%) Linux
1 2 (1.20%) Unix
2 1 (0.60%) Android
2 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (54.82%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (40.96%) Test Automation
3 58 (34.94%) Continuous Integration
4 56 (33.73%) OO
5 54 (32.53%) Software Engineering
6 40 (24.10%) Scrum
7 35 (21.08%) BDD
8 33 (19.88%) Manual Testing
8 33 (19.88%) TDD
9 32 (19.28%) Test Scripting
10 22 (13.25%) SDLC
10 22 (13.25%) Software Testing
11 20 (12.05%) SOA
11 20 (12.05%) Test Strategy
12 19 (11.45%) Automation Testing
12 19 (11.45%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (10.84%) Unit Testing
14 16 (9.64%) Configuration Management
15 15 (9.04%) DevOps
16 14 (8.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 78 (46.99%) Java
2 76 (45.78%) SQL
3 35 (21.08%) C#
4 22 (13.25%) JavaScript
5 16 (9.64%) T-SQL
6 13 (7.83%) Python
7 10 (6.02%) PowerShell
8 9 (5.42%) Ruby
9 8 (4.82%) PHP
10 6 (3.61%) Scala
11 3 (1.81%) C
12 2 (1.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (17.47%) Degree
2 23 (13.86%) ISEB
3 15 (9.04%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.20%) Nexpose
2 2 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (15.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.82%) Progress
3 5 (3.01%) HP
4 1 (0.60%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.60%) TOWER Software
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus +Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 3 days ago