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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 127 141 122
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 85 55 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.77% 1.29% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.55% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 69 46 53
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Automated 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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4163 3541 3232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.62% 82.73% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3312 2771 2707
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Leeds +30 72 £35,000 +16.66% 15
Halifax - 10 £35,000 - 1
Wakefield - 2 £30,000 - 2
Huddersfield - 1 £35,000 - 1
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing.

1 78 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (37.06%) .NET
3 52 (36.36%) Test Scripting
4 50 (34.97%) SQL
4 50 (34.97%) QA
5 46 (32.17%) Regression Testing
6 45 (31.47%) Manual Testing
7 41 (28.67%) ISEB
7 41 (28.67%) C#
7 41 (28.67%) Selenium
8 37 (25.87%) SQL Server
9 35 (24.48%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (23.78%) Test Strategy
10 34 (23.78%) Microsoft
11 31 (21.68%) XML
12 29 (20.28%) SoapUI
12 29 (20.28%) Software Testing
13 28 (19.58%) Web Services
14 25 (17.48%) User Acceptance Testing
14 25 (17.48%) MVC
15 24 (16.78%) Project Management
15 24 (16.78%) HTML
15 24 (16.78%) Team Foundation Server
16 23 (16.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 23 (16.08%) ReSharper
17 22 (15.38%) Visual Studio
17 22 (15.38%) HTML5
18 21 (14.69%) TDD
19 20 (13.99%) ASP.NET
20 19 (13.29%) SpecFlow

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 18 (12.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.87%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.39%) Big Data
3 11 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.59%) MySQL
5 7 (4.90%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.80%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (28.67%) Selenium
2 29 (20.28%) SoapUI
3 24 (16.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (16.08%) ReSharper
5 22 (15.38%) Visual Studio
6 19 (13.29%) SpecFlow
7 12 (8.39%) Moq
8 11 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (6.29%) FitNesse
10 8 (5.59%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (3.50%) WebDriver
11 5 (3.50%) Jenkins
12 4 (2.80%) Ranorex
12 4 (2.80%) Cucumber
13 3 (2.10%) JIRA
14 2 (1.40%) JUnit
14 2 (1.40%) Git (software)
15 1 (0.70%) LoadRunner
15 1 (0.70%) NUnit
15 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (10.49%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (8.39%) Finance
2 12 (8.39%) Retail
3 2 (1.40%) Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (46.15%) Analyst
1 66 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 40 (27.97%) Senior Analyst
2 40 (27.97%) Senior Test Analyst
3 34 (23.78%) Developer
4 19 (13.29%) Senior Developer
5 18 (12.59%) .NET Developer
6 15 (10.49%) Software Engineer
7 11 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (6.99%) Test Engineer
9 8 (5.59%) PHP Developer
9 8 (5.59%) Test Leader
10 7 (4.90%) Functional Test Analyst
10 7 (4.90%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (4.90%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.90%) Functional Analyst
10 7 (4.90%) SQL DBA
10 7 (4.90%) Tester
10 7 (4.90%) DBA
10 7 (4.90%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (37.06%) .NET
2 31 (21.68%) XML
3 28 (19.58%) Web Services
4 24 (16.78%) HTML
5 22 (15.38%) HTML5
6 20 (13.99%) ASP.NET
7 17 (11.89%) SOAP
8 16 (11.19%) WCF
9 12 (8.39%) WPF
10 11 (7.69%) jQuery
10 11 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (6.99%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (5.59%) Gherkin
13 7 (4.90%) Symfony
13 7 (4.90%) Doctrine
14 6 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (3.50%) .NET Framework
16 2 (1.40%) CSS
16 2 (1.40%) XSD
16 2 (1.40%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.10%) NHS
3 1 (0.70%) Open Source
3 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.39%) Apple iOS
2 8 (5.59%) Linux
3 7 (4.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 46 (32.17%) Regression Testing
4 45 (31.47%) Manual Testing
5 35 (24.48%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (23.78%) Test Strategy
7 29 (20.28%) Software Testing
8 25 (17.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 25 (17.48%) MVC
9 24 (16.78%) Project Management
10 21 (14.69%) TDD
11 19 (13.29%) Automation Testing
12 18 (12.59%) Software Engineering
13 17 (11.89%) Agile Testing
14 15 (10.49%) BDD
14 15 (10.49%) Test Automation
15 14 (9.79%) DevOps
16 13 (9.09%) OO
16 13 (9.09%) Integration Testing
17 12 (8.39%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.97%) SQL
2 41 (28.67%) C#
3 17 (11.89%) Java
4 9 (6.29%) PHP
5 6 (4.20%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.50%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.10%) C
7 3 (2.10%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.70%) Python
8 1 (0.70%) Ruby
8 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (28.67%) ISEB
2 23 (16.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 16 (11.19%) ISTQB
4 9 (6.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (34.97%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.39%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.10%) Firmware
3 1 (0.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (2.10%) Puppet
1 3 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.39%) Apple
3 7 (4.90%) Zend
4 1 (0.70%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.70%) Perforce
4 1 (0.70%) HP
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle
4 1 (0.70%) SAP
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25783 - £34530 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55K depending on level of experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: to £45K depending on level of experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: up to £35K depending on level of experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55K depending on level of experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds, Rawdon
EMIS
Salary: up to £35K depending on level of experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 26 days ago