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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
Rank 90 128 149
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +21
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 63 55 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.44% 1.67% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 1.88% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 59 53 30
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

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
2314 2921 3040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.48% 88.78% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1996 2435 2436
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 22 January 2017.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 91 (79.82%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (51.75%) Selenium
3 47 (41.23%) C#
4 44 (38.60%) Java
5 41 (35.96%) ISEB
6 40 (35.09%) TDD
6 40 (35.09%) Cucumber
7 38 (33.33%) BDD
8 37 (32.46%) ISTQB
9 29 (25.44%) Process Improvement
10 28 (24.56%) System Integration Testing
11 26 (22.81%) Coaching
11 26 (22.81%) Test Automation
12 25 (21.93%) Jenkins
13 24 (21.05%) Automated Testing
14 23 (20.18%) .NET
15 21 (18.42%) WebDriver
16 18 (15.79%) XML
16 18 (15.79%) Python
17 17 (14.91%) JMeter
18 16 (14.04%) JIRA
18 16 (14.04%) QA
19 15 (13.16%) Software Testing
19 15 (13.16%) Finance
19 15 (13.16%) E-Commerce
19 15 (13.16%) SQL
19 15 (13.16%) SOAP
19 15 (13.16%) SoapUI
19 15 (13.16%) SDLC
19 15 (13.16%) Test Planning

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 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) GitHub
2 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) G Suite
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) HTTP
1 1 (0.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.51%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.51%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 59 (51.75%) Selenium
2 40 (35.09%) Cucumber
3 25 (21.93%) Jenkins
4 21 (18.42%) WebDriver
5 17 (14.91%) JMeter
6 16 (14.04%) JIRA
7 15 (13.16%) SoapUI
8 13 (11.40%) Git (software)
9 12 (10.53%) LoadRunner
10 11 (9.65%) Maven
11 9 (7.89%) Appium
12 6 (5.26%) HP UFT
13 5 (4.39%) JUnit
13 5 (4.39%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (4.39%) WinRunner
14 4 (3.51%) Calabash
14 4 (3.51%) Visual Studio
15 2 (1.75%) eggPlant
15 2 (1.75%) Ranorex
15 2 (1.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (13.16%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Games
3 5 (4.39%) Legal
4 4 (3.51%) Online Betting
4 4 (3.51%) Retail
5 3 (2.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (33.33%) Analyst
2 36 (31.58%) Test Analyst
3 25 (21.93%) Tester
4 23 (20.18%) Automation Test Analyst
4 23 (20.18%) Test Leader
5 22 (19.30%) Automation Tester
6 15 (13.16%) Test Engineer
7 13 (11.40%) Developer
7 13 (11.40%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (11.40%) Senior Test Analyst
7 13 (11.40%) Technical Analyst
7 13 (11.40%) Technical Test Analyst
8 11 (9.65%) Automation Test Lead
8 11 (9.65%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 11 (9.65%) Test Automation Engineer
9 9 (7.89%) Senior Automation Tester
9 9 (7.89%) Senior Tester
9 9 (7.89%) Test Manager
10 7 (6.14%) Software Developer
10 7 (6.14%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.18%) .NET
2 18 (15.79%) XML
3 15 (13.16%) SOAP
4 14 (12.28%) Gherkin
5 13 (11.40%) REST
5 13 (11.40%) Web Services
6 6 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (4.39%) WCF
7 5 (4.39%) WPF
8 4 (3.51%) LAMP
8 4 (3.51%) Node.js
8 4 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.75%) CSS
9 2 (1.75%) Dropwizard
9 2 (1.75%) HTML
9 2 (1.75%) NumPy
9 2 (1.75%) RESTEasy
10 1 (0.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.51%) Virtual Team
3 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.51%) Linux
2 2 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (79.82%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (35.09%) TDD
3 38 (33.33%) BDD
4 29 (25.44%) Process Improvement
5 28 (24.56%) System Integration Testing
6 26 (22.81%) Coaching
6 26 (22.81%) Test Automation
7 24 (21.05%) Automated Testing
8 15 (13.16%) E-Commerce
8 15 (13.16%) SDLC
8 15 (13.16%) Software Testing
8 15 (13.16%) Test Planning
9 14 (12.28%) Integration Testing
9 14 (12.28%) Test Scripting
10 13 (11.40%) Performance Testing
11 12 (10.53%) Mentoring
11 12 (10.53%) Scrum
12 11 (9.65%) Manual Testing
12 11 (9.65%) User Stories
12 11 (9.65%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (41.23%) C#
2 44 (38.60%) Java
3 18 (15.79%) Python
4 15 (13.16%) SQL
5 11 (9.65%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.02%) PHP
7 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.39%) Ruby
8 3 (2.63%) C
8 3 (2.63%) C++
9 2 (1.75%) Perl
9 2 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (35.96%) ISEB
2 37 (32.46%) ISTQB
3 8 (7.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.51%) Degree
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.04%) QA
2 4 (3.51%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.39%) Telerik
3 1 (0.88%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (0.88%) Google
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