The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 96 102 128
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +26
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 100 113 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.81% 2.54% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 2.87% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 79 85 79
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £35,000 £32,031
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3183 3940 4400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.39% 88.54% 89.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2780 3293 3553
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,385 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Leeds +11 89 £55,000 +10.00% 23
Halifax - 6 £40,000 - 2
Bradford +5 4 £28,500 -28.75%
Wetherby - 1 £32,500 - 1
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Automated 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 142 (65.44%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (48.85%) Java
3 99 (45.62%) Selenium
4 97 (44.70%) Test Automation
5 83 (38.25%) Continuous Integration
6 79 (36.41%) SQL
7 65 (29.95%) BDD
8 63 (29.03%) OO
9 62 (28.57%) TDD
10 60 (27.65%) Git (software)
11 56 (25.81%) NoSQL
12 53 (24.42%) C#
13 52 (23.96%) Test Scripting
14 49 (22.58%) Software Testing
14 49 (22.58%) Subversion
15 47 (21.66%) Software Engineering
15 47 (21.66%) Mercurial
16 44 (20.28%) Finance
16 44 (20.28%) Data Structures
16 44 (20.28%) Algorithms
17 42 (19.35%) ISEB
18 41 (18.89%) Scrum
19 40 (18.43%) SoapUI
20 38 (17.51%) QA
20 38 (17.51%) Manual Testing
21 36 (16.59%) Cucumber
22 34 (15.67%) Test Strategy
22 34 (15.67%) SDLC
23 33 (15.21%) Jenkins
23 33 (15.21%) WebDriver

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.38%) JBoss
1 3 (1.38%) Jetty
1 3 (1.38%) Tomcat
1 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.46%) CMS
2 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.46%) EPiServer
2 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.29%) GitHub
2 9 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.92%) HTTP
2 1 (0.46%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) LDAP
2 1 (0.46%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (25.81%) NoSQL
2 25 (11.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (8.29%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.69%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.69%) Redis
5 7 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.30%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.38%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.38%) Riak
8 1 (0.46%) MS Access
8 1 (0.46%) MySQL
8 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 99 (45.62%) Selenium
2 60 (27.65%) Git (software)
3 49 (22.58%) Subversion
4 47 (21.66%) Mercurial
5 40 (18.43%) SoapUI
6 36 (16.59%) Cucumber
7 33 (15.21%) Jenkins
7 33 (15.21%) WebDriver
8 30 (13.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (7.83%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (4.61%) SpecFlow
11 9 (4.15%) Visual Studio
12 8 (3.69%) TeamCity
13 7 (3.23%) FitNesse
13 7 (3.23%) JIRA
14 6 (2.76%) Eclipse
15 5 (2.30%) Calabash
15 5 (2.30%) Robot Framework
16 4 (1.84%) Appium
16 4 (1.84%) Ranorex
General
1 44 (20.28%) Finance
2 20 (9.22%) Retail
3 17 (7.83%) Banking
3 17 (7.83%) Legal
4 5 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.84%) Games
5 4 (1.84%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.46%) Advertising
6 1 (0.46%) Automotive
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (21.66%) Analyst
2 46 (21.20%) Test Engineer
3 45 (20.74%) Test Analyst
4 41 (18.89%) Software Engineer
5 35 (16.13%) Developer
6 30 (13.82%) Java Engineer
6 30 (13.82%) Tester
7 29 (13.36%) Java Developer
7 29 (13.36%) Java Software Engineer
8 28 (12.90%) Test Automation Engineer
9 26 (11.98%) Senior Software Engineer
10 23 (10.60%) Automation Tester
11 22 (10.14%) Senior Analyst
11 22 (10.14%) Senior Test Analyst
12 20 (9.22%) Automation Test Analyst
13 19 (8.76%) Senior Developer
13 19 (8.76%) Senior Java Developer
14 17 (7.83%) Senior Java Engineer
14 17 (7.83%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 17 (7.83%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.36%) .NET
2 22 (10.14%) Gherkin
3 20 (9.22%) XML
4 19 (8.76%) Web Services
5 17 (7.83%) SOAP
6 11 (5.07%) AngularJS
7 9 (4.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (4.15%) Node.js
7 9 (4.15%) WCF
7 9 (4.15%) WPF
7 9 (4.15%) XSD
8 8 (3.69%) WSDL
9 7 (3.23%) ASP.NET
10 6 (2.76%) Dropwizard
11 5 (2.30%) JSON
11 5 (2.30%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (1.84%) Behat
12 4 (1.84%) LAMP
13 3 (1.38%) CSS
14 2 (0.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 44 (20.28%) Algorithms
1 44 (20.28%) Data Structures
2 12 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.84%) Virtual Team
5 2 (0.92%) e-Health
6 1 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.46%) Clustering
6 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.46%) Replication
6 1 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.76%) Windows
2 2 (0.92%) Unix
3 1 (0.46%) Android
3 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (65.44%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (44.70%) Test Automation
3 83 (38.25%) Continuous Integration
4 65 (29.95%) BDD
5 63 (29.03%) OO
6 62 (28.57%) TDD
7 52 (23.96%) Test Scripting
8 49 (22.58%) Software Testing
9 47 (21.66%) Software Engineering
10 41 (18.89%) Scrum
11 38 (17.51%) Manual Testing
12 34 (15.67%) SDLC
12 34 (15.67%) Test Strategy
13 33 (15.21%) Configuration Management
14 29 (13.36%) Automation Testing
15 27 (12.44%) System Integration Testing
16 19 (8.76%) DevOps
16 19 (8.76%) E-Commerce
17 18 (8.29%) Unit Testing
18 17 (7.83%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 106 (48.85%) Java
2 79 (36.41%) SQL
3 53 (24.42%) C#
4 23 (10.60%) JavaScript
5 16 (7.37%) Python
6 14 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.15%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.30%) PHP
9 3 (1.38%) Groovy
10 2 (0.92%) C
11 1 (0.46%) F#
11 1 (0.46%) Scala
11 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (19.35%) ISEB
2 31 (14.29%) Degree
2 31 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 15 (6.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (2.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (17.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (11.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.23%) Progress
3 3 (1.38%) HP
4 1 (0.46%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle
4 1 (0.46%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.46%) TOWER Software
4 1 (0.46%) T-Plan
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