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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 80 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.32% 0.44% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.64% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
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
784 626 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 84.21% 69.56% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 672 533 573
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 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 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 -10 2 £29,250 +17.00% 1
Doncaster - 1 £42,500 -
Automation Testing
Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 11 (84.62%) HP UFT
2 10 (76.92%) QA
3 9 (69.23%) Selenium
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) VBScript
4 7 (53.85%) VB
5 6 (46.15%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) ISEB
7 3 (23.08%) SDLC
8 2 (15.38%) Test Management
8 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 2 (15.38%) Concordion
8 2 (15.38%) System Testing
8 2 (15.38%) TestComplete
8 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
8 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
8 2 (15.38%) C#
8 2 (15.38%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) JUnit
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
9 1 (7.69%) .NET
9 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
9 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
9 1 (7.69%) XML
9 1 (7.69%) CRM
9 1 (7.69%) XML Schema

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) HP UFT
2 9 (69.23%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) TestComplete
3 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 2 (15.38%) Concordion
3 2 (15.38%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
4 1 (7.69%) JMeter
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Analyst
1 11 (84.62%) Test Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) System Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Management
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) VBScript
1 7 (53.85%) VB
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) XQuery
3 1 (7.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
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