The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 53 71 70
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.50% 0.71% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 0.81% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 8
Median salary £55,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% +8.23%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
South 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 Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
448 617 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.05% 87.39% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 350 557 478
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,025
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Sheffield

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Automated 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) OO
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
1 5 (55.56%) Subversion
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Mercurial
1 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
1 5 (55.56%) Data Structures
1 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
2 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Ranorex
4 1 (11.11%) iPad
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Finance

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Mercurial
1 5 (55.56%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
3 1 (11.11%) Ranorex
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Java Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Java Software Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Test Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
1 5 (55.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (55.56%) OO
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA