The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 55 57 98
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +41
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 15 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.27% 2.54% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 2.96% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 4
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Automation 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
559 642 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 84.44% 85.94% 89.64%
Number of salaries quoted 476 549 769
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Automation 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 Automation Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 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 -7 5 £40,000 -
Doncaster - 3 £37,500 -
Rotherham - 1 £42,500 -
Automation Testing
Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 18 (58.06%) QA
2 16 (51.61%) Test Scripting
2 16 (51.61%) Functional Testing
3 15 (48.39%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (48.39%) SQL
4 13 (41.94%) Regression Testing
4 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
4 13 (41.94%) Performance Testing
4 13 (41.94%) Selenium
4 13 (41.94%) JIRA
5 12 (38.71%) HP UFT
6 11 (35.48%) Manual Testing
6 11 (35.48%) SDLC
7 10 (32.26%) HP
7 10 (32.26%) .NET
7 10 (32.26%) Windows
8 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (25.81%) Process Improvement
9 8 (25.81%) YouTrack
9 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
9 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (25.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (25.81%) Integration Testing
9 8 (25.81%) Logistics
9 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
10 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (19.35%) C#
11 6 (19.35%) Java
11 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy

Automation 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 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) JIRA
1 13 (41.94%) Selenium
2 12 (38.71%) HP UFT
3 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (25.81%) YouTrack
5 5 (16.13%) eggPlant
6 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
6 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
7 2 (6.45%) Zephyr
8 1 (3.23%) Capybara
8 1 (3.23%) Ranorex
8 1 (3.23%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (9.68%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Test Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Test Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Tester
5 3 (9.68%) Automation Tester
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) QA Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) QA Manager
6 2 (6.45%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Test Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
2 5 (16.13%) Spring
3 3 (9.68%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.23%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Functional Testing
1 16 (51.61%) Test Scripting
2 15 (48.39%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (41.94%) Performance Testing
3 13 (41.94%) Regression Testing
3 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
4 11 (35.48%) Manual Testing
4 11 (35.48%) SDLC
5 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
5 8 (25.81%) Integration Testing
5 8 (25.81%) Logistics
5 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
5 8 (25.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 8 (25.81%) Process Improvement
5 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy
8 5 (16.13%) Keyword-Driven Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Load Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) C#
2 6 (19.35%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
1 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (58.06%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) HP
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Google