The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 64 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.46% 0.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Automation 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
600 566 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 87.46% 76.69% 83.63%
Number of salaries quoted 543 455 370
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Automation Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) QA
2 8 (72.73%) Big Data
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Web Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
7 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) Selenium
7 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
8 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
8 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 1 (9.09%) User Experience
8 1 (9.09%) SDLC
8 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
8 1 (9.09%) Test Management
8 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
8 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
8 1 (9.09%) JMeter
8 1 (9.09%) Web Services
8 1 (9.09%) ISEB
8 1 (9.09%) JUnit
8 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
2 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 1 (9.09%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Software Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Senior QA Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Tester
3 2 (18.18%) QA Tester
3 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Web Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) QA
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago