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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 67 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 10 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.41% 1.21% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.40% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 1
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +62.79%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
624 570 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 87.89% 85.97% 81.53%
Number of salaries quoted 536 462 433
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) JUnit
4 13 (46.43%) Manual Testing
4 13 (46.43%) Test Planning
5 11 (39.29%) Java
6 10 (35.71%) Subversion
7 9 (32.14%) Ruby
7 9 (32.14%) WATIR
7 9 (32.14%) Integration Testing
7 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
8 8 (28.57%) QA
9 7 (25.00%) Big Data
9 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (25.00%) Performance Management
9 7 (25.00%) DevOps
9 7 (25.00%) People Management
10 6 (21.43%) Finance
11 5 (17.86%) Web Testing
11 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
12 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
12 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
12 4 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
12 4 (14.29%) Scrum
12 4 (14.29%) Banking
12 4 (14.29%) JIRA
12 4 (14.29%) Selenium
12 4 (14.29%) FitNesse
12 4 (14.29%) Software Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) JUnit
2 10 (35.71%) Subversion
3 9 (32.14%) WATIR
3 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (14.29%) JIRA
4 4 (14.29%) Selenium
4 4 (14.29%) FitNesse
4 4 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.57%) Ant
5 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Test Analyst
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Tester
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Tester
3 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Graduate
6 1 (3.57%) Junior
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
1 2 (7.14%) Spring
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) J2EE
2 1 (3.57%) Symfony
2 1 (3.57%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (3.57%) Apache CXF
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) Laravel
2 1 (3.57%) JDBC
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) XML Schema
2 1 (3.57%) JAXB
2 1 (3.57%) LAMP
2 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Manual Testing
2 13 (46.43%) Test Planning
3 9 (32.14%) Integration Testing
4 7 (25.00%) People Management
4 7 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 7 (25.00%) DevOps
5 5 (17.86%) Web Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) Test Management
8 2 (7.14%) Use Case
8 2 (7.14%) OO
8 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) Java
3 9 (32.14%) Ruby
4 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) ISEB
2 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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