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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 80 116 135
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +19
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 115 68 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.45% 1.94% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 2.15% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 90 57 27
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,563 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £37,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
2940 3162 2859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.24% 90.37% 86.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2438 2539 2186
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 118 (59.00%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (51.50%) SQL
3 100 (50.00%) C#
4 97 (48.50%) SQL Server
5 90 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
6 73 (36.50%) Degree
7 70 (35.00%) .NET
8 59 (29.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 58 (29.00%) Java
10 55 (27.50%) Scrum
11 54 (27.00%) T-SQL
12 53 (26.50%) Team Foundation Server
13 52 (26.00%) TDD
14 48 (24.00%) Software Engineering
15 47 (23.50%) Octopus Deploy
16 43 (21.50%) MS Excel
17 42 (21.00%) Visual Studio
18 40 (20.00%) OO
18 40 (20.00%) Microsoft
18 40 (20.00%) .NET Framework
19 39 (19.50%) Git (software)
20 38 (19.00%) Oracle
20 38 (19.00%) SDLC
21 37 (18.50%) Finance
21 37 (18.50%) QA
22 36 (18.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 36 (18.00%) Subversion
23 35 (17.50%) PowerShell
24 34 (17.00%) WCF
25 33 (16.50%) Mercurial

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (3.50%) Node.js
2 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 43 (21.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.00%) GitHub
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (48.50%) SQL Server
2 36 (18.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (14.00%) NoSQL
4 25 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 24 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (6.00%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (4.50%) MySQL
8 8 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (4.00%) SSDT
9 6 (3.00%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.50%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.50%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 2 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.00%) Redis
11 2 (1.00%) Riak
12 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 53 (26.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (23.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 42 (21.00%) Visual Studio
4 39 (19.50%) Git (software)
5 36 (18.00%) Subversion
6 33 (16.50%) Mercurial
7 27 (13.50%) Selenium
8 25 (12.50%) ReSharper
9 9 (4.50%) MSTest
10 8 (4.00%) JIRA
10 8 (4.00%) tSQLt
11 6 (3.00%) Jenkins
12 5 (2.50%) JMeter
12 5 (2.50%) NUnit
12 5 (2.50%) SilkTest
12 5 (2.50%) WebDriver
13 4 (2.00%) HP UFT
13 4 (2.00%) SoapUI
14 3 (1.50%) Calabash
14 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 37 (18.50%) Finance
2 8 (4.00%) Retail
3 7 (3.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.00%) Banking
4 4 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.50%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 96 (48.00%) Developer
2 42 (21.00%) Software Engineer
3 39 (19.50%) C# Developer
3 39 (19.50%) SQL Developer
4 37 (18.50%) Java Engineer
5 32 (16.00%) Lead Developer
6 31 (15.50%) Test Engineer
7 30 (15.00%) Principal Developer
7 30 (15.00%) Senior Developer
8 28 (14.00%) Applications Developer
9 27 (13.50%) Lead C# Developer
9 27 (13.50%) Lead SQL Server Developer
9 27 (13.50%) SQL Server Developer
10 26 (13.00%) Java Software Engineer
11 19 (9.50%) T-SQL Developer
12 18 (9.00%) Analyst
13 17 (8.50%) C# Software Developer
13 17 (8.50%) Software Developer
13 17 (8.50%) Technical Developer
13 17 (8.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (35.00%) .NET
2 59 (29.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 40 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 34 (17.00%) WCF
5 30 (15.00%) Web Services
6 26 (13.00%) HTML
7 25 (12.50%) Entity Framework
8 22 (11.00%) ASP.NET
9 20 (10.00%) HTML5
10 14 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (6.50%) WPF
12 10 (5.00%) CSS
13 9 (4.50%) Hibernate
13 9 (4.50%) J2EE
13 9 (4.50%) jQuery
13 9 (4.50%) JSP
14 7 (3.50%) Apache Flex
14 7 (3.50%) SOAP
14 7 (3.50%) WinForms
15 5 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.00%) Algorithms
1 26 (13.00%) Data Structures
2 10 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.50%) Chemistry
3 7 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.50%) NHS
4 6 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.50%) User Experience
6 3 (1.50%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.00%) Blog
7 2 (1.00%) Social Media
8 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.00%) Windows
2 7 (3.50%) Android
2 7 (3.50%) Apple iOS
2 7 (3.50%) Unix
3 2 (1.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (59.00%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
3 55 (27.50%) Scrum
4 52 (26.00%) TDD
5 48 (24.00%) Software Engineering
6 40 (20.00%) OO
7 38 (19.00%) SDLC
8 31 (15.50%) Test Scripting
9 29 (14.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 28 (14.00%) DevOps
10 28 (14.00%) Software Testing
11 27 (13.50%) Functional Testing
12 26 (13.00%) Mentoring
13 23 (11.50%) Manual Testing
14 21 (10.50%) MVC
15 20 (10.00%) BDD
15 20 (10.00%) SOA
16 18 (9.00%) Defect Management
16 18 (9.00%) ETL
17 15 (7.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (51.50%) SQL
2 100 (50.00%) C#
3 58 (29.00%) Java
4 54 (27.00%) T-SQL
5 35 (17.50%) PowerShell
6 26 (13.00%) JavaScript
7 10 (5.00%) Ruby
8 9 (4.50%) PHP
9 6 (3.00%) Python
10 5 (2.50%) XAML
11 4 (2.00%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.50%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.00%) VB
13 2 (1.00%) VB6
13 2 (1.00%) VBScript
14 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.50%) C
14 1 (0.50%) C++
14 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (36.50%) Degree
2 23 (11.50%) ISEB
3 15 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (6.50%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.50%) HND
6 4 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (18.50%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.50%) Puppet
2 1 (0.50%) Ansible
2 1 (0.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 38 (19.00%) Oracle
3 7 (3.50%) Progress
4 5 (2.50%) HP
4 5 (2.50%) Telerik
5 2 (1.00%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.00%) Zend
6 1 (0.50%) Epicor
6 1 (0.50%) Google
6 1 (0.50%) Sony
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