The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 69 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.68% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
603 616 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 68.14% 83.13% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 498 547 519
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Automation
Yorkshire

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 22 July 2014. 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 4 £42,500 -
Doncaster - 2 £30,000 -
Test Automation
Yorkshire

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) VBScript
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 4 (50.00%) QA Leader
1 4 (50.00%) Lead Tester
1 4 (50.00%) Automated Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
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