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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 77 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.13% 2.30% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 2.54% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 9
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
641 788 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 85.01% 90.47% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 525 668 649
Average salary £40,000 £36,800 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
4 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Behat
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Pega
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Appium
3 1 (16.67%) Calabash
3 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
3 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer in Test
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Behat
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Pega
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