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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 79 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 4 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.45% 1.32% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.85% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 5
Average salary £46,000 £37,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.85% +30.17%
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
754 648 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 84.62% 71.21% 85.21%
Number of salaries quoted 655 540 552
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Sheffield -7 2 £46,000 +8.23% 4
Doncaster -9 2 £32,500 -1.51% 1
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 33 (76.74%) SQL
2 27 (62.79%) Java
3 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
4 22 (51.16%) HTML
5 18 (41.86%) Finance
6 17 (39.53%) Spring
6 17 (39.53%) CSS
7 15 (34.88%) Oracle
7 15 (34.88%) ISEB
8 14 (32.56%) ISTQB
9 13 (30.23%) QA
9 13 (30.23%) Selenium
9 13 (30.23%) HP UFT
9 13 (30.23%) Software Testing
9 13 (30.23%) TDD
10 12 (27.91%) JIRA
10 12 (27.91%) Manual Testing
10 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (25.58%) Hibernate
11 11 (25.58%) Web Services
11 11 (25.58%) XML
12 10 (23.26%) Linux
12 10 (23.26%) Scrum
12 10 (23.26%) Regression Testing
13 9 (20.93%) VBScript
13 9 (20.93%) VB
13 9 (20.93%) Test Management
14 8 (18.60%) Test Scripting
14 8 (18.60%) Windows

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (13.95%) Confluence
1 6 (13.95%) Jetty
1 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
1 6 (13.95%) JBoss
1 6 (13.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
1 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
1 6 (13.95%) RDBMS
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Selenium
1 13 (30.23%) HP UFT
2 12 (27.91%) JIRA
3 7 (16.28%) JUnit
4 6 (13.95%) Subversion
4 6 (13.95%) Maven
4 6 (13.95%) Ant
4 6 (13.95%) Eclipse
5 5 (11.63%) Toad
6 4 (9.30%) FitNesse
6 4 (9.30%) LoadRunner
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (2.33%) Concordion
8 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
1 17 (39.53%) Analyst
1 17 (39.53%) Java Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Test Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Test Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Tester
5 4 (9.30%) Team Leader
5 4 (9.30%) Test Team Leader
5 4 (9.30%) Software Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Web Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Test Coordinator
8 1 (2.33%) Coordinator
8 1 (2.33%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Release Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) HTML
2 17 (39.53%) Spring
2 17 (39.53%) CSS
3 11 (25.58%) Hibernate
3 11 (25.58%) Web Services
3 11 (25.58%) XML
4 6 (13.95%) Apache CXF
4 6 (13.95%) HTML5
4 6 (13.95%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (13.95%) JDBC
4 6 (13.95%) J2EE
4 6 (13.95%) JMS
4 6 (13.95%) XML Schema
4 6 (13.95%) JAXB
5 5 (11.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) Software Testing
2 13 (30.23%) TDD
3 12 (27.91%) Manual Testing
4 10 (23.26%) Scrum
4 10 (23.26%) Regression Testing
5 9 (20.93%) Test Management
6 8 (18.60%) Test Scripting
6 8 (18.60%) UML
7 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Functional Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.95%) Test Planning
8 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
8 6 (13.95%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
8 6 (13.95%) MVC
8 6 (13.95%) OO
9 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) SQL
2 27 (62.79%) Java
3 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.93%) VBScript
4 9 (20.93%) VB
5 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) ISEB
2 14 (32.56%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
3 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) HP
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.98%) Telerik
4 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
WANdisco
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Doncaster
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago