The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Tester
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 62 79 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 9 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.45% 0.37% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 0.38% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 2
Median salary £45,000 £27,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -12.69%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -0.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
605 782 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.27% 97.38% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 506 645 754
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the South Yorkshire region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Automation Tester
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 Automation Tester within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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 +20 9 £45,000 +63.63%
Automation Tester
Yorkshire

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Cucumber
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
3 9 (81.82%) C#
3 9 (81.82%) Java
4 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
4 8 (72.73%) WebDriver
4 8 (72.73%) Test Scripting
4 8 (72.73%) Gherkin
4 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
4 8 (72.73%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (72.73%) SDLC
5 6 (54.55%) Automation Testing
5 6 (54.55%) GitHub
6 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) .NET
8 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
8 2 (18.18%) SOAP
8 2 (18.18%) Web Services
8 2 (18.18%) XML
8 2 (18.18%) XSD
8 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 2 (18.18%) Python

Automation Tester Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) Cucumber
3 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 8 (72.73%) WebDriver
4 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
5 2 (18.18%) FitNesse
5 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 1 (9.09%) NUnit
6 1 (9.09%) Subversion
6 1 (9.09%) TestNG
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Gherkin
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) Behat
2 2 (18.18%) SOAP
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) WSDL
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
4 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
4 8 (72.73%) SDLC
4 8 (72.73%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (72.73%) Test Scripting
5 6 (54.55%) Automation Testing
6 2 (18.18%) ATDD
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Coaching
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Test Management
6 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
6 2 (18.18%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft