The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation 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 Test Automation over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 66 78 89
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 13 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.71% 1.35% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.52% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,375 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Test Automation
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
620 922 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 81.47% 88.74% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 531 771 655
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 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,238 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Test Automation
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 Test Automation within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 8 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Rotherham - 3 £45,000 - 2
Test Automation
Yorkshire

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 15 (75.00%) Selenium
2 13 (65.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 8 (40.00%) WebDriver
5 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (35.00%) SDLC
6 7 (35.00%) JMeter
6 7 (35.00%) QA
6 7 (35.00%) Games
7 6 (30.00%) JIRA
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) VB
8 5 (25.00%) HP
8 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
8 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Automation Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
9 4 (20.00%) ISEB
10 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (15.00%) Electronics
10 3 (15.00%) Legal
10 3 (15.00%) LabVIEW
10 3 (15.00%) CMMI
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle
10 3 (15.00%) HTML

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Selenium
2 10 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 7 (35.00%) JMeter
5 6 (30.00%) JIRA
6 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
7 3 (15.00%) eggPlant
7 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (15.00%) LabVIEW
8 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (10.00%) CasperJS
8 2 (10.00%) Concordion
8 2 (10.00%) FitNesse
8 2 (10.00%) JBehave
8 2 (10.00%) JUnit
8 2 (10.00%) TestNG
9 1 (5.00%) Ant
9 1 (5.00%) Hudson
9 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 7 (35.00%) Games
2 3 (15.00%) Electronics
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Development Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) QA Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Developer in Test
6 1 (5.00%) Electronics Technician
6 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) JSON
1 3 (15.00%) Spring
2 2 (10.00%) Ajax
2 2 (10.00%) Behat
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) REST
2 2 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) JSP
3 1 (5.00%) RESTful
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) SDLC
3 5 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) CMMI
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) Load Testing
5 3 (15.00%) QA Automation
5 3 (15.00%) Stress Testing
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.00%) System Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) VB
5 3 (15.00%) C
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ISEB
1 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
2 3 (15.00%) Section 508
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Atlassian
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham
Venturi
Salary: £45.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago