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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 58 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 31 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.11% 0.82% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 1.01% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 4
Average salary £36,500 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.14% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
883 791 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 88.65% 81.29% 81.97%
Number of salaries quoted 753 657 471
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +5 21 £27,500 -18.51%
Doncaster - 10 £42,500 - 1
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 36 (67.92%) SQL
2 30 (56.60%) Java
2 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (39.62%) Manual Testing
4 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
4 18 (33.96%) HTML
5 17 (32.08%) JUnit
5 17 (32.08%) Selenium
6 15 (28.30%) QA
6 15 (28.30%) ISEB
7 13 (24.53%) CSS
7 13 (24.53%) Spring
7 13 (24.53%) ISTQB
8 12 (22.64%) Subversion
8 12 (22.64%) Oracle
8 12 (22.64%) Linux
8 12 (22.64%) QuickTest Pro
9 11 (20.75%) Finance
9 11 (20.75%) Software Testing
9 11 (20.75%) Test Planning
10 9 (16.98%) TDD
10 9 (16.98%) Performance Testing
10 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
10 9 (16.98%) Hibernate
10 9 (16.98%) Scrum
10 9 (16.98%) Regression Testing
10 9 (16.98%) Web Services
10 9 (16.98%) XML
10 9 (16.98%) Windows
10 9 (16.98%) VBScript

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (5.66%) JBoss
1 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
1 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
1 3 (5.66%) Jetty
2 1 (1.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Project
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.43%) Big Data
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) JUnit
1 17 (32.08%) Selenium
2 12 (22.64%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (22.64%) Subversion
3 8 (15.09%) WATIR
3 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.43%) JIRA
4 5 (9.43%) Toad
5 4 (7.55%) Ant
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.55%) Maven
6 3 (5.66%) FitNesse
7 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.89%) Concordion
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Analyst
1 24 (45.28%) Test Analyst
2 14 (26.42%) Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Java Developer
4 9 (16.98%) Tester
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Performance Tester
6 4 (7.55%) Software Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Web Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Test Team Leader
7 3 (5.66%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.66%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Lead Test Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Quality Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Test Leader
9 1 (1.89%) Release Coordinator
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) HTML
2 13 (24.53%) CSS
2 13 (24.53%) Spring
3 9 (16.98%) Web Services
3 9 (16.98%) XML
3 9 (16.98%) Hibernate
4 5 (9.43%) SOAP
5 4 (7.55%) Apache CXF
5 4 (7.55%) HTML5
5 4 (7.55%) JDBC
5 4 (7.55%) J2EE
5 4 (7.55%) XML Schema
5 4 (7.55%) JAXB
6 3 (5.66%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (5.66%) JMS
7 2 (3.77%) Middleware
7 2 (3.77%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.89%) LAMP
8 1 (1.89%) Laravel
8 1 (1.89%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Linux
2 9 (16.98%) Windows
3 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.66%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) Manual Testing
3 11 (20.75%) Software Testing
3 11 (20.75%) Test Planning
4 9 (16.98%) TDD
4 9 (16.98%) Scrum
4 9 (16.98%) Performance Testing
4 9 (16.98%) Regression Testing
4 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
5 8 (15.09%) Integration Testing
5 8 (15.09%) Test Management
6 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.32%) People Management
7 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
7 6 (11.32%) Functional Testing
8 5 (9.43%) Performance Management
8 5 (9.43%) OO
8 5 (9.43%) DevOps
9 4 (7.55%) UML
9 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) SQL
2 30 (56.60%) Java
3 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.98%) VBScript
4 9 (16.98%) VB
5 8 (15.09%) Ruby
6 4 (7.55%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.89%) C#
8 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) ISEB
2 13 (24.53%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.30%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) VMware
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.66%) HP
4 3 (5.66%) Telerik
5 1 (1.89%) Zend
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago