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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 54 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.79% 0.28% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.32% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
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
422 619 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.56% 85.73% 78.00%
Number of salaries quoted 338 551 437
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall

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 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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