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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 133 168 178
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 28 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.04% 0.59% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.61% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 7
Median salary £40,000 £43,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +23.57%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Automation Tester
West Yorkshire

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
2629 3295 3534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.02% 97.86% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2295 2709 2770
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in Leeds

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 19 (57.58%) Selenium
2 17 (51.52%) C#
3 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (48.48%) Cucumber
3 16 (48.48%) Automation Testing
4 15 (45.45%) BDD
5 14 (42.42%) TDD
6 13 (39.39%) Test Scripting
7 11 (33.33%) Java
8 10 (30.30%) Scrum
8 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
9 9 (27.27%) WebDriver
10 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (24.24%) eggPlant
11 7 (21.21%) Python
11 7 (21.21%) SQL
12 6 (18.18%) QA
12 6 (18.18%) Automated Testing
12 6 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
12 6 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
13 5 (15.15%) API Testing
13 5 (15.15%) Functional Testing
13 5 (15.15%) Ruby
14 4 (12.12%) Performance Testing
14 4 (12.12%) Manual Testing
14 4 (12.12%) .NET
14 4 (12.12%) CSS
14 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
14 4 (12.12%) HTML
14 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce

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 3 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Selenium
2 16 (48.48%) Cucumber
3 9 (27.27%) WebDriver
4 8 (24.24%) eggPlant
5 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
6 3 (9.09%) RSpec
7 2 (6.06%) JIRA
7 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
7 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.03%) JMeter
8 1 (3.03%) JUnit
8 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (9.09%) Advertising
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
1 4 (12.12%) CSS
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) Gherkin
2 3 (9.09%) JSON
2 3 (9.09%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) SOAP
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.03%) React
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (48.48%) Automation Testing
2 15 (45.45%) BDD
3 14 (42.42%) TDD
4 13 (39.39%) Test Scripting
5 10 (30.30%) Scrum
5 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
6 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
7 6 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (15.15%) API Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Functional Testing
9 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
9 4 (12.12%) Manual Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Performance Testing
10 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
10 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (9.09%) SDLC
11 2 (6.06%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (21.21%) Python
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) Ruby
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) C
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ISEB
1 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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