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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 73 68 78
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 9 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.94% 0.43% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.52% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Average salary £41,000 £29,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.37% +9.43%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
759 581 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 79.23% 83.12% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 608 468 571
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 19 September 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 -18 6 £41,500 +43.10% 2
Doncaster - 3 £35,000 - 1
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (63.16%) SQL
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
1 12 (63.16%) QA
2 9 (47.37%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) JIRA
5 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 6 (31.58%) PHP
5 6 (31.58%) MySQL
5 6 (31.58%) Toad
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) Apache
7 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) XML
7 4 (21.05%) IIS
7 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) Selenium
7 4 (21.05%) Workflow
7 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
7 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
7 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
8 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (15.79%) Web Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Mentoring

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (26.32%) Apache
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (36.84%) JIRA
3 6 (31.58%) Toad
4 4 (21.05%) Selenium
5 3 (15.79%) FitNesse
6 2 (10.53%) Behat
6 2 (10.53%) Maven
6 2 (10.53%) Ant
6 2 (10.53%) JUnit
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
7 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Tester
2 6 (31.58%) QA Tester
2 6 (31.58%) QA Leader
2 6 (31.58%) Lead Tester
2 6 (31.58%) Automated Tester
3 4 (21.05%) QA Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Quality Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
1 4 (21.05%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) Spring
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) Apache CXF
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) JDBC
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) JMS
3 1 (5.26%) XML Schema
3 1 (5.26%) JAXB
3 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
1 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
2 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Web Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Management
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.53%) UML
6 2 (10.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) PHP
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) VBScript
5 2 (10.53%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago