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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 158 181 186
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 4 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.35% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 9
Median salary £31,000 £28,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
2705 3395 3601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.26% 97.36% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2301 2683 2874
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 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Selenium
3 8 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) BDD
4 6 (42.86%) Automation Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
5 5 (35.71%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 4 (28.57%) QA
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
6 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 2 (14.29%) CSS
8 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) .NET
8 2 (14.29%) HTML
8 2 (14.29%) Scrum
8 2 (14.29%) TDD
8 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 2 (14.29%) JMeter
8 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Test Automation

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
3 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 2 (14.29%) JBehave
4 2 (14.29%) JMeter
4 2 (14.29%) NeoLoad
4 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) BDD
3 6 (42.86%) Automation Testing
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) E-business
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) QA Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft