The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 86 161 144
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -17
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 74 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.77% 0.88% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 0.98% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 68 29 41
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £46,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Automation 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
2411 3046 3228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.20% 89.80% 90.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2097 2472 2490
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,459 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Leeds

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 87 (73.73%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (48.31%) Selenium
3 55 (46.61%) C#
4 43 (36.44%) ISEB
5 41 (34.75%) Java
6 37 (31.36%) BDD
7 34 (28.81%) Cucumber
7 34 (28.81%) ISTQB
8 31 (26.27%) TDD
8 31 (26.27%) Coaching
9 30 (25.42%) Process Improvement
10 27 (22.88%) .NET
11 26 (22.03%) System Integration Testing
12 24 (20.34%) Manual Testing
13 21 (17.80%) Test Automation
13 21 (17.80%) QA
13 21 (17.80%) Python
13 21 (17.80%) SoapUI
14 20 (16.95%) Test Planning
15 19 (16.10%) WebDriver
15 19 (16.10%) Finance
16 18 (15.25%) Automated Testing
17 17 (14.41%) Software Testing
17 17 (14.41%) Scrum
17 17 (14.41%) JavaScript
17 17 (14.41%) Mentoring
18 16 (13.56%) Jenkins
18 16 (13.56%) SQL
19 15 (12.71%) Web Services
19 15 (12.71%) User Acceptance Testing

Automation 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 (2.54%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.69%) GitHub
3 1 (0.85%) G Suite
3 1 (0.85%) Office 365
3 1 (0.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.08%) SQL Server
1 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.39%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.39%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 57 (48.31%) Selenium
2 34 (28.81%) Cucumber
3 21 (17.80%) SoapUI
4 19 (16.10%) WebDriver
5 16 (13.56%) Jenkins
6 13 (11.02%) JMeter
7 10 (8.47%) JIRA
7 10 (8.47%) SpecFlow
8 9 (7.63%) Git (software)
9 8 (6.78%) Appium
9 8 (6.78%) LoadRunner
10 7 (5.93%) Maven
11 6 (5.08%) HP UFT
12 5 (4.24%) JUnit
12 5 (4.24%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (4.24%) TeamCity
12 5 (4.24%) WinRunner
13 4 (3.39%) Calabash
14 3 (2.54%) Visual Studio
15 2 (1.69%) Ranorex
General
1 19 (16.10%) Finance
2 5 (4.24%) Games
2 5 (4.24%) Legal
3 4 (3.39%) Online Betting
4 3 (2.54%) Advertising
4 3 (2.54%) Retail
5 2 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (33.05%) Analyst
2 37 (31.36%) Test Analyst
3 26 (22.03%) Test Leader
4 25 (21.19%) Automation Test Analyst
5 21 (17.80%) Tester
6 19 (16.10%) Test Engineer
7 15 (12.71%) Automation Tester
8 14 (11.86%) Developer
9 13 (11.02%) Automation Test Lead
9 13 (11.02%) Technical Analyst
9 13 (11.02%) Technical Test Analyst
10 12 (10.17%) Test Automation Engineer
11 10 (8.47%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (8.47%) Senior Test Analyst
12 9 (7.63%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
13 8 (6.78%) Developer in Test
13 8 (6.78%) Test Manager
14 7 (5.93%) Software Test Engineer
15 6 (5.08%) Software Developer
15 6 (5.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.88%) .NET
2 15 (12.71%) Web Services
3 12 (10.17%) XML
4 10 (8.47%) SOAP
5 8 (6.78%) REST
6 7 (5.93%) WPF
7 6 (5.08%) AngularJS
7 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET
7 6 (5.08%) Gherkin
8 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (4.24%) LAMP
8 5 (4.24%) WCF
9 4 (3.39%) Node.js
9 4 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (1.69%) Dropwizard
10 2 (1.69%) RESTEasy
11 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.85%) CSS
11 1 (0.85%) HTML
11 1 (0.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.08%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.39%) Virtual Team
3 2 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.39%) Linux
2 2 (1.69%) Android
2 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (73.73%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.36%) BDD
3 31 (26.27%) Coaching
3 31 (26.27%) TDD
4 30 (25.42%) Process Improvement
5 26 (22.03%) System Integration Testing
6 24 (20.34%) Manual Testing
7 21 (17.80%) Test Automation
8 20 (16.95%) Test Planning
9 18 (15.25%) Automated Testing
10 17 (14.41%) Mentoring
10 17 (14.41%) Scrum
10 17 (14.41%) Software Testing
11 15 (12.71%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (11.86%) Integration Testing
12 14 (11.86%) Performance Testing
13 13 (11.02%) SOA
14 12 (10.17%) E-Commerce
15 11 (9.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (46.61%) C#
2 41 (34.75%) Java
3 21 (17.80%) Python
4 17 (14.41%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.56%) SQL
6 8 (6.78%) PHP
7 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.24%) Ruby
8 3 (2.54%) C
8 3 (2.54%) C++
9 2 (1.69%) Perl
9 2 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 43 (36.44%) ISEB
2 34 (28.81%) ISTQB
3 11 (9.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.69%) Degree
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.80%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (11.02%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.24%) Telerik
3 1 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (0.85%) Google
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