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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 92 115 152
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +37
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 73 74 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.83% 2.04% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 2.22% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 59 56 35
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
2325 3334 3355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.05% 91.92% 87.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1942 2628 2517
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 25 September 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 71 (44.94%) Java
2 67 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (41.77%) SQL
4 55 (34.81%) Git (software)
5 52 (32.91%) .NET
5 52 (32.91%) Software Engineering
6 50 (31.65%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (25.95%) C#
7 41 (25.95%) OO
7 41 (25.95%) Selenium
8 37 (23.42%) Test Automation
9 35 (22.15%) Manual Testing
9 35 (22.15%) NoSQL
10 34 (21.52%) Mercurial
10 34 (21.52%) Subversion
11 31 (19.62%) Degree
11 31 (19.62%) Cucumber
12 30 (18.99%) TDD
12 30 (18.99%) JavaScript
13 27 (17.09%) Scrum
13 27 (17.09%) Unit Testing
14 26 (16.46%) BDD
14 26 (16.46%) Finance
14 26 (16.46%) Data Structures
14 26 (16.46%) Algorithms
15 23 (14.56%) Appium
15 23 (14.56%) Team Foundation Server
16 22 (13.92%) ISEB
17 21 (13.29%) Microsoft
18 20 (12.66%) JSON

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 (1.90%) Drupal
2 2 (1.27%) CMS
2 2 (1.27%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.63%) JBoss
3 1 (0.63%) Jetty
3 1 (0.63%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.16%) PaaS
3 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.27%) GitHub
3 2 (1.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.06%) Internet
2 5 (3.16%) HTTP
3 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.15%) NoSQL
2 16 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (9.49%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.90%) MySQL
5 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.63%) Redis
6 1 (0.63%) Riak
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.63%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 55 (34.81%) Git (software)
2 41 (25.95%) Selenium
3 34 (21.52%) Mercurial
3 34 (21.52%) Subversion
4 31 (19.62%) Cucumber
5 23 (14.56%) Appium
5 23 (14.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (12.03%) SoapUI
7 13 (8.23%) Calabash
7 13 (8.23%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (7.59%) Jenkins
9 11 (6.96%) WebDriver
10 10 (6.33%) JUnit
10 10 (6.33%) Ranorex
11 8 (5.06%) Eclipse
11 8 (5.06%) Jasmine
12 7 (4.43%) Gatling
12 7 (4.43%) RSpec
13 6 (3.80%) FitNesse
13 6 (3.80%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (16.46%) Finance
2 8 (5.06%) Games
3 1 (0.63%) Automotive
3 1 (0.63%) Retail
3 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (28.48%) Developer
2 29 (18.35%) Software Engineer
3 27 (17.09%) Analyst
3 27 (17.09%) Test Analyst
4 26 (16.46%) Java Engineer
4 26 (16.46%) Java Software Engineer
5 18 (11.39%) Test Engineer
6 17 (10.76%) Test Leader
7 14 (8.86%) Developer in Test
8 12 (7.59%) Technical Leader
9 11 (6.96%) Automation Test Analyst
9 11 (6.96%) Automation Test Lead
9 11 (6.96%) Java Developer
10 9 (5.70%) Head of Application Development
10 9 (5.70%) Head of Development
10 9 (5.70%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (5.70%) Senior Test Analyst
10 9 (5.70%) Tester
11 8 (5.06%) Consultant
11 8 (5.06%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (32.91%) .NET
2 20 (12.66%) JSON
3 18 (11.39%) XML
4 17 (10.76%) HTML
5 16 (10.13%) Web Services
6 15 (9.49%) SOAP
7 14 (8.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (7.59%) CSS
9 11 (6.96%) ASP.NET
10 10 (6.33%) .NET Framework
10 10 (6.33%) Hibernate
10 10 (6.33%) J2EE
10 10 (6.33%) Spring
11 9 (5.70%) AngularJS
12 8 (5.06%) WCF
13 6 (3.80%) Node.js
13 6 (3.80%) REST
14 5 (3.16%) Entity Framework
14 5 (3.16%) Gherkin
15 4 (2.53%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.46%) Algorithms
1 26 (16.46%) Data Structures
2 16 (10.13%) Mobile App
3 13 (8.23%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.53%) iPad
5 3 (1.90%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.27%) RIA
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.96%) Android
1 11 (6.96%) Apple iOS
2 7 (4.43%) Linux
2 7 (4.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (32.91%) Software Engineering
3 50 (31.65%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (25.95%) OO
5 37 (23.42%) Test Automation
6 35 (22.15%) Manual Testing
7 30 (18.99%) TDD
8 27 (17.09%) Scrum
8 27 (17.09%) Unit Testing
9 26 (16.46%) BDD
10 20 (12.66%) Software Testing
11 19 (12.03%) Test Scripting
12 18 (11.39%) Regression Testing
13 17 (10.76%) Open Source
14 16 (10.13%) Mentoring
14 16 (10.13%) SDLC
15 15 (9.49%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (8.23%) Mobile Application Development
16 13 (8.23%) Performance Testing
17 12 (7.59%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (44.94%) Java
2 66 (41.77%) SQL
3 41 (25.95%) C#
4 30 (18.99%) JavaScript
5 17 (10.76%) Ruby
6 15 (9.49%) T-SQL
7 13 (8.23%) Python
8 11 (6.96%) Objective-C
9 9 (5.70%) Scala
10 7 (4.43%) PHP
10 7 (4.43%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.90%) C++
12 2 (1.27%) C
13 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.63%) Go
Qualifications
1 31 (19.62%) Degree
2 22 (13.92%) ISEB
3 16 (10.13%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (4.43%) Puppet
2 6 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.27%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 21 (13.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.96%) Apple
2 11 (6.96%) Google
2 11 (6.96%) Perforce
3 5 (3.16%) Progress
4 4 (2.53%) HP
5 2 (1.27%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.63%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.63%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum c£35,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: free parking, pension, bonus etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £52,000 per annum £52000 + 12% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus +Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago