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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 63 75 63
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 23 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.47% 0.46% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 0.62% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 6
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -18.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £27,200 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,650 £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
800 642 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 85.84% 73.20% 83.40%
Number of salaries quoted 671 542 523
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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
Doncaster 0 14 £42,500 +34.92%
Sheffield +5 9 £55,000 +60.58% 1
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 34 (72.34%) SQL
2 31 (65.96%) Java
3 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
4 24 (51.06%) HTML
5 21 (44.68%) Finance
6 18 (38.30%) Oracle
6 18 (38.30%) CSS
6 18 (38.30%) Spring
7 17 (36.17%) Selenium
8 15 (31.91%) QuickTest Pro
8 15 (31.91%) QA
9 14 (29.79%) Manual Testing
9 14 (29.79%) ISEB
9 14 (29.79%) TDD
10 13 (27.66%) ISTQB
11 12 (25.53%) Software Testing
11 12 (25.53%) Hibernate
11 12 (25.53%) VBScript
11 12 (25.53%) VB
11 12 (25.53%) Web Services
11 12 (25.53%) XML
11 12 (25.53%) Linux
12 11 (23.40%) Scrum
12 11 (23.40%) JIRA
12 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (21.28%) Regression Testing
14 9 (19.15%) Windows
14 9 (19.15%) JUnit
14 9 (19.15%) Test Management

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 6 (12.77%) Confluence
1 6 (12.77%) Jetty
1 6 (12.77%) WebSphere
1 6 (12.77%) JBoss
1 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
2 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (12.77%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Selenium
2 15 (31.91%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (23.40%) JIRA
4 9 (19.15%) JUnit
5 6 (12.77%) Maven
5 6 (12.77%) Subversion
5 6 (12.77%) Eclipse
5 6 (12.77%) Toad
5 6 (12.77%) Ant
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (6.38%) FitNesse
8 2 (4.26%) LoadRunner
9 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.13%) Concordion
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Developer
1 19 (40.43%) Analyst
2 18 (38.30%) Java Developer
3 17 (36.17%) Test Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Software Tester
5 4 (8.51%) Tester
5 4 (8.51%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.38%) Test Team Leader
6 3 (6.38%) Web Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Coordinator
8 1 (2.13%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Test Coordinator
8 1 (2.13%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.13%) Release Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) HTML
2 18 (38.30%) CSS
2 18 (38.30%) Spring
3 12 (25.53%) Hibernate
3 12 (25.53%) Web Services
3 12 (25.53%) XML
4 6 (12.77%) Apache CXF
4 6 (12.77%) HTML5
4 6 (12.77%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (12.77%) XML Schema
4 6 (12.77%) JMS
4 6 (12.77%) JAXB
4 6 (12.77%) JDBC
4 6 (12.77%) SOAP
4 6 (12.77%) J2EE
5 1 (2.13%) LAMP
5 1 (2.13%) Symfony
5 1 (2.13%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (2.13%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 9 (19.15%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Manual Testing
2 14 (29.79%) TDD
3 12 (25.53%) Software Testing
4 11 (23.40%) Scrum
5 10 (21.28%) Regression Testing
6 9 (19.15%) Test Management
7 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
7 8 (17.02%) UML
8 7 (14.89%) OO
8 7 (14.89%) MVC
8 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
8 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
9 6 (12.77%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (12.77%) Functional Testing
9 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
9 6 (12.77%) Performance Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Automation Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Test Planning
11 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 34 (72.34%) SQL
2 31 (65.96%) Java
3 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.53%) VBScript
4 12 (25.53%) VB
5 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) ISEB
2 13 (27.66%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.38%) Telerik
4 3 (6.38%) HP
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) Zend
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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