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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 56 78 72
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 21 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.85% 0.75% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 0.86% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 12
Median salary £55,000 £39,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.12% -4.26%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
616 699 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 83.70% 87.38% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 498 618 651
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +23 17 £55,000 +19.56%
Rotherham - 5 £42,500 -
Doncaster -6 1 - -
Barnsley - 1 - -
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (68.18%) Java
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
1 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 11 (50.00%) Subversion
3 11 (50.00%) OO
3 11 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (50.00%) Mercurial
3 11 (50.00%) Degree
3 11 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 11 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 8 (36.36%) Selenium
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) HP UFT
6 5 (22.73%) HP
6 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
6 5 (22.73%) Test Planning
7 4 (18.18%) eggPlant
7 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (13.64%) Finance
8 3 (13.64%) J2EE
8 3 (13.64%) Spring
8 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Coaching
8 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
8 3 (13.64%) BDD
9 2 (9.09%) ISTQB

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 11 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 11 (50.00%) Subversion
2 8 (36.36%) Selenium
3 6 (27.27%) HP UFT
4 4 (18.18%) eggPlant
5 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
5 1 (4.55%) Ranorex
5 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Java Engineer
1 14 (63.64%) Java Software Engineer
1 14 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.55%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) J2EE
1 3 (13.64%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 11 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 11 (50.00%) OO
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Test Planning
5 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
7 3 (13.64%) BDD
7 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
7 3 (13.64%) Coaching
7 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Stress Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.55%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) HP