The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Tester
Rank 105 159 175
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 52 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.99% 0.68% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 0.71% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 45 23 5
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2556 3239 3478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.86% 96.37% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2222 2705 2831
Median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Leeds region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Leeds

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in Leeds

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 46 (66.67%) Selenium
2 41 (59.42%) Test Scripting
3 40 (57.97%) Cucumber
4 38 (55.07%) BDD
4 38 (55.07%) C#
5 36 (52.17%) Java
5 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (50.72%) TDD
7 28 (40.58%) Automation Testing
8 25 (36.23%) Test Automation
8 25 (36.23%) WebDriver
9 22 (31.88%) System Integration Testing
10 21 (30.43%) Automated Testing
11 19 (27.54%) Python
11 19 (27.54%) SDLC
12 16 (23.19%) Jenkins
13 15 (21.74%) Configuration Management
13 15 (21.74%) Gherkin
14 13 (18.84%) GitHub
15 10 (14.49%) ISTQB
16 9 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 8 (11.59%) Continuous Improvement
17 8 (11.59%) eggPlant
17 8 (11.59%) Scrum
17 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
18 7 (10.14%) SQL
18 7 (10.14%) API Testing
18 7 (10.14%) Exploratory Testing
19 6 (8.70%) Functional Testing
19 6 (8.70%) ISEB

Automation Tester Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (18.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 46 (66.67%) Selenium
2 40 (57.97%) Cucumber
3 25 (36.23%) WebDriver
4 16 (23.19%) Jenkins
5 8 (11.59%) eggPlant
6 4 (5.80%) RSpec
6 4 (5.80%) SoapUI
6 4 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.90%) JIRA
7 2 (2.90%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.45%) Appium
8 1 (1.45%) JMeter
8 1 (1.45%) JUnit
8 1 (1.45%) NUnit
8 1 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.45%) Subversion
8 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.45%) TestNG
8 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.80%) Advertising
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
1 4 (5.80%) Retail
2 2 (2.90%) Banking
2 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) Gherkin
2 5 (7.25%) .NET
3 4 (5.80%) CSS
3 4 (5.80%) HTML
3 4 (5.80%) JSON
3 4 (5.80%) XML
4 2 (2.90%) SOAP
5 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (59.42%) Test Scripting
2 38 (55.07%) BDD
3 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (50.72%) TDD
5 28 (40.58%) Automation Testing
6 25 (36.23%) Test Automation
7 22 (31.88%) System Integration Testing
8 21 (30.43%) Automated Testing
9 19 (27.54%) SDLC
10 15 (21.74%) Configuration Management
11 8 (11.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (11.59%) Scrum
12 7 (10.14%) API Testing
12 7 (10.14%) Exploratory Testing
13 6 (8.70%) Functional Testing
14 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
14 4 (5.80%) Performance Testing
14 4 (5.80%) Software Testing
15 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.07%) C#
2 36 (52.17%) Java
3 19 (27.54%) Python
4 7 (10.14%) SQL
5 6 (8.70%) Ruby
6 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.90%) C
7 2 (2.90%) C++
7 2 (2.90%) Perl
7 2 (2.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) ISTQB
2 9 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (8.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
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