The first table below looks at the demand for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank 67 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.77% 0.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
439 472 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 67.85% 83.69% 75.66%
Number of salaries quoted 373 415 361
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Automation Testing
South Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Sheffield

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Web Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (25.00%) BDD
6 3 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (25.00%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) CRM
6 3 (25.00%) Siebel
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) ISEB
7 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) IIS
7 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 2 (16.67%) COM

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) CRM Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) REST
1 3 (25.00%) SOAP
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) COM
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Web Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) V-Model
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (25.00%) Siebel
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) NetSuite
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago