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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank 65 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.94% - 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -2.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
560 418 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 75.57% 83.10% 74.68%
Number of salaries quoted 472 351 421
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) TDD
2 15 (65.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (65.22%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) CRM
2 15 (65.22%) SOAP
2 15 (65.22%) Web Services
2 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) Test Scripting
2 15 (65.22%) BDD
2 15 (65.22%) REST
3 14 (60.87%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (60.87%) Siebel
3 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
4 9 (39.13%) NetSuite
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
4 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
4 9 (39.13%) IIS
4 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
4 9 (39.13%) COM
5 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (30.43%) Degree
6 6 (26.09%) ISEB
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (39.13%) IIS
1 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
1 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
1 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
1 15 (65.22%) CRM Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Test Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) .NET
1 15 (65.22%) SOAP
1 15 (65.22%) Web Services
1 15 (65.22%) REST
2 9 (39.13%) COM
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
1 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) TDD
2 15 (65.22%) CRM
2 15 (65.22%) Test Scripting
2 15 (65.22%) BDD
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
4 5 (21.74%) Logistics
5 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Web Testing
6 1 (4.35%) V-Model
6 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) ISEB
3 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 14 (60.87%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (60.87%) Siebel
3 9 (39.13%) NetSuite