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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 96 109 172
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +63
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 66 82 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.41% 2.35% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 2.58% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 56 49 18
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,000 £51,106
UK excluding London median salary £40,063 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.15% +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
2479 3184 3246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.34% 91.08% 88.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2084 2476 2541
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 25 July 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 64 (44.44%) Java
2 60 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (39.58%) SQL
4 54 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 52 (36.11%) .NET
6 51 (35.42%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (30.56%) Software Engineering
8 42 (29.17%) TDD
9 39 (27.08%) C#
10 35 (24.31%) Degree
10 35 (24.31%) Selenium
11 31 (21.53%) OO
11 31 (21.53%) Finance
12 30 (20.83%) Mercurial
12 30 (20.83%) BDD
13 29 (20.14%) NoSQL
13 29 (20.14%) JavaScript
13 29 (20.14%) SDLC
14 28 (19.44%) Subversion
15 27 (18.75%) Cucumber
16 26 (18.06%) Test Scripting
16 26 (18.06%) Data Structures
16 26 (18.06%) Algorithms
17 25 (17.36%) Microsoft
18 24 (16.67%) Regression Testing
18 24 (16.67%) Unit Testing
19 23 (15.97%) Scrum
19 23 (15.97%) Mentoring
20 22 (15.28%) Appium
20 22 (15.28%) SQL Server

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 2 (1.39%) Drupal
2 1 (0.69%) CMS
2 1 (0.69%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.69%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.56%) PaaS
3 2 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.39%) GitHub
4 1 (0.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.86%) Internet
2 5 (3.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.14%) NoSQL
2 22 (15.28%) SQL Server
3 15 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.08%) MySQL
6 3 (2.08%) SSDT
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.69%) Redis
8 1 (0.69%) Riak
Development Applications
1 54 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 35 (24.31%) Selenium
3 30 (20.83%) Mercurial
4 28 (19.44%) Subversion
5 27 (18.75%) Cucumber
6 22 (15.28%) Appium
7 15 (10.42%) Calabash
8 13 (9.03%) Jenkins
8 13 (9.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 11 (7.64%) JIRA
11 8 (5.56%) HP UFT
11 8 (5.56%) Jasmine
11 8 (5.56%) SoapUI
12 7 (4.86%) Gatling
12 7 (4.86%) JUnit
12 7 (4.86%) RSpec
12 7 (4.86%) Visual Studio
13 6 (4.17%) Ranorex
13 6 (4.17%) tSQLt
General
1 31 (21.53%) Finance
2 6 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (32.64%) Developer
2 28 (19.44%) Software Engineer
3 27 (18.75%) Java Engineer
4 25 (17.36%) Java Software Engineer
5 18 (12.50%) Test Leader
6 15 (10.42%) Automation Test Lead
7 14 (9.72%) Technical Leader
8 13 (9.03%) Analyst
8 13 (9.03%) Developer in Test
8 13 (9.03%) Test Analyst
9 12 (8.33%) Head of Development
10 11 (7.64%) Head of Application Development
11 10 (6.94%) Tester
12 9 (6.25%) Head of Applications
12 9 (6.25%) Head of Mobile
12 9 (6.25%) Test Engineer
13 8 (5.56%) Principal Developer
14 7 (4.86%) Test Manager
14 7 (4.86%) Web Developer
15 6 (4.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (36.11%) .NET
2 21 (14.58%) HTML
3 18 (12.50%) XML
4 17 (11.81%) SOAP
5 16 (11.11%) CSS
5 16 (11.11%) JSON
5 16 (11.11%) Web Services
6 15 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (7.64%) .NET Framework
7 11 (7.64%) ASP.NET
8 10 (6.94%) AngularJS
9 9 (6.25%) WCF
10 6 (4.17%) Node.js
10 6 (4.17%) REST
11 5 (3.47%) Entity Framework
11 5 (3.47%) Symfony
12 4 (2.78%) Hibernate
12 4 (2.78%) J2EE
12 4 (2.78%) Spring
13 3 (2.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.06%) Algorithms
1 26 (18.06%) Data Structures
2 18 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.86%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.47%) Cybercrime
6 4 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.78%) iPad
7 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.69%) Blog
8 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.69%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.03%) Android
1 13 (9.03%) Apple iOS
2 7 (4.86%) Linux
2 7 (4.86%) Unix
3 3 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (35.42%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (30.56%) Software Engineering
4 42 (29.17%) TDD
5 31 (21.53%) OO
6 30 (20.83%) BDD
7 29 (20.14%) SDLC
8 26 (18.06%) Test Scripting
9 24 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 24 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 23 (15.97%) Mentoring
10 23 (15.97%) Scrum
11 22 (15.28%) Manual Testing
12 20 (13.89%) DevOps
13 18 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
14 16 (11.11%) Software Testing
14 16 (11.11%) Test Automation
15 15 (10.42%) Mobile Application Development
15 15 (10.42%) Open Source
16 14 (9.72%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 64 (44.44%) Java
2 57 (39.58%) SQL
3 39 (27.08%) C#
4 29 (20.14%) JavaScript
5 17 (11.81%) Ruby
6 13 (9.03%) Objective-C
6 13 (9.03%) T-SQL
7 12 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 12 (8.33%) Python
8 11 (7.64%) PHP
9 7 (4.86%) Scala
10 2 (1.39%) C
10 2 (1.39%) C++
11 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.69%) Go
Qualifications
1 35 (24.31%) Degree
2 16 (11.11%) ISEB
3 14 (9.72%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (9.03%) Puppet
2 3 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.69%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.03%) Apple
2 13 (9.03%) Google
2 13 (9.03%) Perforce
3 5 (3.47%) Zend
4 3 (2.08%) Oracle
5 2 (1.39%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.69%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.69%) Epicor
6 1 (0.69%) HP
6 1 (0.69%) SaltStack
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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Salary: Excellent Base Salary (DOE) plus Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus +Bens + Flexible Working
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Salary: Market Salary
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