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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 72 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 14 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.60% 1.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £35,500 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
764 777 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 87.21% 87.21% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 652 608 526
Average salary £36,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.94% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 30 January 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 -7 9 £33,000 +17.85% 1
Doncaster - 5 £42,500 -
Test Automation
Yorkshire

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (54.17%) QA
2 9 (37.50%) Selenium
3 8 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
4 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
4 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
4 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) JUnit
5 6 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (20.83%) PHP
6 5 (20.83%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) MySQL
6 5 (20.83%) Code Coverage
6 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
6 5 (20.83%) JBoss
6 5 (20.83%) Apache
6 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
6 5 (20.83%) Workflow
6 5 (20.83%) Subversion
6 5 (20.83%) Maven
6 5 (20.83%) System Testing
6 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
6 5 (20.83%) Puppet
6 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Jenkins

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (20.83%) JBoss
1 5 (20.83%) Apache
1 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
1 2 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Selenium
2 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
2 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (25.00%) JUnit
4 5 (20.83%) Subversion
4 5 (20.83%) Maven
4 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
5 4 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (8.33%) TestComplete
7 1 (4.17%) Toad
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (4.17%) MSI
7 1 (4.17%) Concordion
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Test Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Tester
3 6 (25.00%) Build Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Systems Tester
4 5 (20.83%) Manual Tester
4 5 (20.83%) Systems Test Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Functional Test Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Automation Tester
5 4 (16.67%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) QA Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
7 1 (4.17%) Test Coordinator
7 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.33%) XML
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) XML Schema
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
2 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Code Coverage
3 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
3 5 (20.83%) Workflow
3 5 (20.83%) System Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.17%) MVC
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) PHP
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.33%) VBScript
4 2 (8.33%) VB
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) XQuery
5 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
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