The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Sheffield region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 55 72 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.57% 0.14% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.15% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Median salary £30,000 £28,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -32.94%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +6.75%
Automation Tester
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
508 678 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.76% 98.26% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 410 613 602
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Sheffield

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) eggPlant
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Zephyr
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java

Automation Tester Skill Set
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 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) eggPlant
2 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (33.33%) Zephyr
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP