The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 69 62 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 21 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.18% 0.14% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 0.17% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 5
Average salary £41,000 £32,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% +20.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Automated Testing
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
796 600 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 82.66% 85.47% 82.07%
Number of salaries quoted 661 476 682
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -8 17 £41,000 +28.12% 2
Doncaster - 2 £35,000 -
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (57.58%) SQL
2 17 (51.52%) QA
3 16 (48.48%) Java
4 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (39.39%) Finance
6 12 (36.36%) Manual Testing
7 11 (33.33%) JUnit
8 10 (30.30%) Test Planning
9 9 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (27.27%) Subversion
10 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
10 7 (21.21%) Web Services
10 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
10 7 (21.21%) HTML
10 7 (21.21%) Linux
10 7 (21.21%) DevOps
10 7 (21.21%) People Management
10 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (21.21%) Performance Management
10 7 (21.21%) JIRA
10 7 (21.21%) Big Data
11 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
11 6 (18.18%) Toad
11 6 (18.18%) PHP
11 6 (18.18%) XML
11 6 (18.18%) MySQL
11 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (18.18%) Scrum
11 6 (18.18%) VMware
12 5 (15.15%) Banking

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) Apache
2 4 (12.12%) IIS
3 3 (9.09%) JBoss
3 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.06%) Jetty
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Big Data
2 6 (18.18%) MySQL
3 5 (15.15%) RDBMS
3 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) JUnit
2 9 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (27.27%) Subversion
3 7 (21.21%) JIRA
4 6 (18.18%) Toad
5 5 (15.15%) Maven
5 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
5 5 (15.15%) WATIR
5 5 (15.15%) Selenium
5 5 (15.15%) Ant
5 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
6 3 (9.09%) FitNesse
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (6.06%) Behat
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Tester
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Test Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) QA Tester
3 6 (18.18%) QA Leader
3 6 (18.18%) Lead Tester
3 6 (18.18%) Automated Tester
4 5 (15.15%) Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Quality Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Performance Tester
5 4 (12.12%) QA Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) HTML
1 7 (21.21%) Web Services
2 6 (18.18%) XML
3 5 (15.15%) Spring
3 5 (15.15%) CSS
4 4 (12.12%) JDBC
4 4 (12.12%) J2EE
4 4 (12.12%) XML Schema
4 4 (12.12%) JAXB
4 4 (12.12%) Apache CXF
4 4 (12.12%) HTML5
5 3 (9.09%) JMS
6 2 (6.06%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (6.06%) Apache Camel
6 2 (6.06%) Middleware
6 2 (6.06%) SOAP
7 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Manual Testing
3 10 (30.30%) Test Planning
4 7 (21.21%) People Management
4 7 (21.21%) Performance Management
4 7 (21.21%) DevOps
4 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (18.18%) Scrum
5 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 5 (15.15%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (15.15%) UML
6 5 (15.15%) OO
6 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Performance Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Workflow
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.09%) MVC
8 3 (9.09%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) SQL
2 16 (48.48%) Java
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.18%) PHP
5 5 (15.15%) Ruby
6 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.06%) VBScript
7 2 (6.06%) VB
8 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) ISEB
1 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) VMware
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago