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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 75 70 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 12 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.23% 0.39% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.47% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 5
Average salary £41,750 £29,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.96% +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
699 632 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 71.40% 82.61% 78.06%
Number of salaries quoted 557 542 551
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,850 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 -12 8 £42,500 +46.55% 1
Doncaster - 4 £33,000 -
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 11 (68.75%) QA
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (37.50%) JIRA
4 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 6 (37.50%) Toad
4 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) MySQL
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) PHP
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) IIS
5 4 (25.00%) Apache
5 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
5 4 (25.00%) Workflow
5 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (25.00%) Selenium
6 3 (18.75%) ISEB
6 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) FitNesse
7 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Web Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4 (25.00%) IIS
1 4 (25.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (37.50%) JIRA
2 6 (37.50%) Toad
3 4 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (12.50%) FitNesse
4 2 (12.50%) Behat
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Tester
2 6 (37.50%) QA Tester
2 6 (37.50%) QA Leader
2 6 (37.50%) Lead Tester
2 6 (37.50%) Automated Tester
3 4 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Web Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Test Management
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) VBScript
3 2 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
Sheffield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Healthcare, Dental Plan, Childcare, Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago