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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 95 85 111
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 79 93 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.50% 2.69% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 3.02% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 61 70 41
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,350 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
2877 3081 3290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.87% 89.07% 89.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2293 2390 2642
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 £62,500 £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 5 May 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 102 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (40.91%) SQL
3 79 (39.90%) Continuous Integration
4 78 (39.39%) SQL Server
5 74 (37.37%) C#
6 68 (34.34%) .NET
7 66 (33.33%) Degree
8 62 (31.31%) TDD
9 58 (29.29%) Java
10 51 (25.76%) Scrum
11 49 (24.75%) Finance
11 49 (24.75%) ASP.NET Web API
12 48 (24.24%) Git (software)
13 44 (22.22%) Microsoft
14 43 (21.72%) T-SQL
14 43 (21.72%) Octopus Deploy
15 39 (19.70%) DevOps
16 38 (19.19%) Team Foundation Server
17 37 (18.69%) MS Excel
18 35 (17.68%) OO
18 35 (17.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 34 (17.17%) .NET Framework
19 34 (17.17%) QA
19 34 (17.17%) Test Scripting
19 34 (17.17%) PowerShell
19 34 (17.17%) Software Engineering
20 33 (16.67%) Selenium
21 32 (16.16%) Regression Testing
21 32 (16.16%) Mentoring
22 31 (15.66%) 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 11 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 37 (18.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.54%) PaaS
3 3 (1.52%) GitHub
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 35 (17.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (15.15%) NoSQL
4 20 (10.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (8.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (5.05%) MongoDB
6 10 (5.05%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (4.55%) SSDT
8 8 (4.04%) MySQL
8 8 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.52%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.52%) Redis
10 3 (1.52%) Riak
11 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 48 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 43 (21.72%) Octopus Deploy
3 38 (19.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (16.67%) Selenium
5 30 (15.15%) Mercurial
6 29 (14.65%) Subversion
7 28 (14.14%) Visual Studio
8 20 (10.10%) ReSharper
9 16 (8.08%) Appium
9 16 (8.08%) Calabash
10 14 (7.07%) JIRA
11 10 (5.05%) Cucumber
11 10 (5.05%) JMeter
12 9 (4.55%) tSQLt
13 8 (4.04%) HP UFT
13 8 (4.04%) Jenkins
14 7 (3.54%) SilkTest
15 6 (3.03%) SoapUI
15 6 (3.03%) WebDriver
16 5 (2.53%) JBehave
General
1 49 (24.75%) Finance
2 3 (1.52%) Banking
2 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (40.91%) Developer
2 35 (17.68%) Java Engineer
3 31 (15.66%) Software Engineer
4 28 (14.14%) SQL Developer
5 26 (13.13%) Java Software Engineer
6 24 (12.12%) Senior Developer
7 23 (11.62%) C# Developer
7 23 (11.62%) Principal Developer
8 21 (10.61%) Analyst
8 21 (10.61%) Applications Developer
9 20 (10.10%) Test Analyst
10 19 (9.60%) Technical Leader
11 18 (9.09%) Lead Developer
12 17 (8.59%) Database Developer
12 17 (8.59%) Test Engineer
12 17 (8.59%) Tester
13 16 (8.08%) Lead C# Developer
13 16 (8.08%) Lead SQL Server Developer
13 16 (8.08%) SQL Server Developer
14 15 (7.58%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (34.34%) .NET
2 49 (24.75%) ASP.NET Web API
3 34 (17.17%) .NET Framework
4 28 (14.14%) Web Services
5 27 (13.64%) WCF
6 21 (10.61%) Entity Framework
7 16 (8.08%) SOAP
8 12 (6.06%) XML
9 11 (5.56%) HTML
9 11 (5.56%) JSON
10 8 (4.04%) ASP.NET
10 8 (4.04%) jQuery
11 6 (3.03%) Behat
12 5 (2.53%) Backbone.js
12 5 (2.53%) Ember.js
12 5 (2.53%) Grails
12 5 (2.53%) HTML5
13 4 (2.02%) AngularJS
13 4 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (2.02%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.64%) Algorithms
1 27 (13.64%) Data Structures
2 13 (6.57%) Mobile App
3 12 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.53%) Chemistry
6 5 (2.53%) Cybercrime
7 3 (1.52%) Blog
8 2 (1.01%) iPad
9 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.51%) Social Media
9 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.06%) Windows
2 11 (5.56%) Android
2 11 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.01%) Linux
4 1 (0.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (39.90%) Continuous Integration
3 62 (31.31%) TDD
4 51 (25.76%) Scrum
5 39 (19.70%) DevOps
6 35 (17.68%) OO
7 34 (17.17%) Software Engineering
7 34 (17.17%) Test Scripting
8 32 (16.16%) Mentoring
8 32 (16.16%) Regression Testing
9 31 (15.66%) SDLC
10 30 (15.15%) BDD
11 26 (13.13%) Unit Testing
12 24 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
13 22 (11.11%) ETL
14 20 (10.10%) Manual Testing
15 19 (9.60%) SOA
16 18 (9.09%) Kanban
16 18 (9.09%) MVC
16 18 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (40.91%) SQL
2 74 (37.37%) C#
3 58 (29.29%) Java
4 43 (21.72%) T-SQL
5 34 (17.17%) PowerShell
6 22 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 15 (7.58%) Ruby
8 14 (7.07%) PHP
9 11 (5.56%) Objective-C
10 9 (4.55%) Python
11 5 (2.53%) XAML
12 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.01%) C
13 1 (0.51%) C++
13 1 (0.51%) Go
13 1 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 66 (33.33%) Degree
2 24 (12.12%) ISEB
3 17 (8.59%) ISTQB
4 9 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.02%) HND
5 4 (2.02%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (17.17%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (4.55%) Puppet
2 4 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.51%) Ansible
4 1 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 44 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.65%) Oracle
3 12 (6.06%) Google
4 11 (5.56%) Apple
4 11 (5.56%) Perforce
5 7 (3.54%) Progress
6 4 (2.02%) HP
6 4 (2.02%) Telerik
6 4 (2.02%) Zend
7 3 (1.52%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.01%) Epicor
8 2 (1.01%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.51%) Sony
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