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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Tester
Rank 108 157 179
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 46 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.76% 0.77% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 0.80% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 39 23 7
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £40,500
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 3126 3297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.74% 96.75% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2218 2627 2677
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 2017.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in Leeds

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 33 (62.26%) Selenium
2 31 (58.49%) BDD
3 29 (54.72%) Cucumber
3 29 (54.72%) Test Scripting
3 29 (54.72%) TDD
4 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (50.94%) C#
6 24 (45.28%) Java
7 23 (43.40%) Automation Testing
8 19 (35.85%) Test Automation
8 19 (35.85%) WebDriver
9 16 (30.19%) System Integration Testing
10 15 (28.30%) Automated Testing
11 14 (26.42%) Python
12 11 (20.75%) SDLC
12 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
13 10 (18.87%) Gherkin
13 10 (18.87%) Configuration Management
14 9 (16.98%) GitHub
15 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (15.09%) eggPlant
15 8 (15.09%) Scrum
16 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (13.21%) ISTQB
16 7 (13.21%) API Testing
16 7 (13.21%) Exploratory Testing
17 6 (11.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 6 (11.32%) Functional Testing
17 6 (11.32%) Ruby
17 6 (11.32%) 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 9 (16.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (62.26%) Selenium
2 29 (54.72%) Cucumber
3 19 (35.85%) WebDriver
4 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
5 8 (15.09%) eggPlant
6 4 (7.55%) RSpec
7 3 (5.66%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.77%) JIRA
9 1 (1.89%) Appium
9 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.89%) JMeter
9 1 (1.89%) JUnit
9 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.55%) Advertising
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) Gherkin
2 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 4 (7.55%) CSS
2 4 (7.55%) HTML
2 4 (7.55%) JSON
2 4 (7.55%) XML
3 2 (3.77%) SOAP
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.89%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) BDD
2 29 (54.72%) TDD
2 29 (54.72%) Test Scripting
3 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (43.40%) Automation Testing
5 19 (35.85%) Test Automation
6 16 (30.19%) System Integration Testing
7 15 (28.30%) Automated Testing
8 11 (20.75%) SDLC
9 10 (18.87%) Configuration Management
10 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (15.09%) Scrum
11 7 (13.21%) API Testing
11 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (13.21%) Exploratory Testing
12 6 (11.32%) Functional Testing
13 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
13 4 (7.55%) Performance Testing
14 2 (3.77%) V-Model
14 2 (3.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) C#
2 24 (45.28%) Java
3 14 (26.42%) Python
4 6 (11.32%) Ruby
4 6 (11.32%) SQL
5 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.77%) C
6 2 (3.77%) C++
6 2 (3.77%) Perl
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) ISTQB
2 6 (11.32%) ISEB
2 6 (11.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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