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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 61 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 13 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.81% 0.85% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 0.97% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 12
Median salary £55,000 £46,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% +10.17%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
604 725 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 84.12% 88.09% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 485 647 638
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,025
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +18 9 £55,000 +19.56%
Rotherham - 5 £42,500 -
Doncaster -12 1 - -
Barnsley - 1 - -
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 10 (71.43%) Java
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
1 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Subversion
3 6 (42.86%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) Selenium
3 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (42.86%) Mercurial
3 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 6 (42.86%) Data Structures
3 6 (42.86%) Algorithms
4 5 (35.71%) HP UFT
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) eggPlant
6 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Spring
6 3 (21.43%) J2EE
7 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
7 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
7 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
8 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
8 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 6 (42.86%) Mercurial
1 6 (42.86%) Selenium
1 6 (42.86%) Subversion
2 5 (35.71%) HP UFT
3 4 (28.57%) eggPlant
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) Ranorex
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Java Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Java Software Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) J2EE
1 3 (21.43%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Algorithms
1 6 (42.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Stress Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) HP