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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 116 156 138
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -18
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 97 59 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.10% 1.18% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 1.38% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 59 49 36
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £28,300 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
4042 4277 2964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 87.49% 85.90% 83.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3207 3423 2275
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 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
Leeds +42 73 £43,250 +23.57% 8
Bradford - 16 £42,500 - 2
Halifax -4 3 £32,500 -
Bingley - 1 £35,000 -
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 120 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (50.77%) SQL
3 53 (27.18%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (26.67%) C#
5 49 (25.13%) TDD
5 49 (25.13%) Java
6 48 (24.62%) Test Scripting
7 43 (22.05%) QA
8 42 (21.54%) Software Testing
9 39 (20.00%) Integration Testing
10 38 (19.49%) .NET
11 37 (18.97%) Web Services
11 37 (18.97%) Regression Testing
12 36 (18.46%) ISEB
13 35 (17.95%) Windows
13 35 (17.95%) Test Automation
14 34 (17.44%) OO
15 33 (16.92%) Selenium
16 32 (16.41%) BDD
17 30 (15.38%) Microsoft
17 30 (15.38%) SQL Server
17 30 (15.38%) MVC
17 30 (15.38%) SDLC
18 29 (14.87%) HTML
19 28 (14.36%) PHP
20 27 (13.85%) MySQL
21 26 (13.33%) E-Commerce
21 26 (13.33%) Unit Testing
22 24 (12.31%) Agile Testing
22 24 (12.31%) Manual Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.05%) IIS
2 3 (1.54%) MTS
3 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.51%) Jetty
3 1 (0.51%) nginx
3 1 (0.51%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.03%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.51%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.05%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) IPsec
2 1 (0.51%) DHCP
2 1 (0.51%) FTP
2 1 (0.51%) HTTP
2 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.51%) DNS
2 1 (0.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.85%) MySQL
3 23 (11.79%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.10%) QlikView
6 5 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.54%) Big Data
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.51%) Impala
8 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (16.92%) Selenium
2 20 (10.26%) Visual Studio
3 19 (9.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 9 (4.62%) SoapUI
6 7 (3.59%) SpecFlow
6 7 (3.59%) ReSharper
6 7 (3.59%) HP UFT
7 5 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.54%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.54%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.54%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.03%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.03%) OpenSTA
9 2 (1.03%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.03%) MSTest
9 2 (1.03%) Rational Robot
9 2 (1.03%) NUnit
9 2 (1.03%) Subversion
9 2 (1.03%) Moq
General
1 23 (11.79%) Finance
2 19 (9.74%) Retail
3 12 (6.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.56%) Banking
5 3 (1.54%) Marketing
6 2 (1.03%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (34.36%) Analyst
2 66 (33.85%) Test Analyst
3 51 (26.15%) Developer
4 23 (11.79%) Tester
4 23 (11.79%) PHP Developer
5 22 (11.28%) Senior Developer
6 21 (10.77%) Applications Developer
7 17 (8.72%) Senior PHP Developer
8 16 (8.21%) Software Engineer
9 15 (7.69%) Senior Applications Developer
10 14 (7.18%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (7.18%) Senior Test Analyst
11 12 (6.15%) Agile Test Analyst
12 11 (5.64%) Test Engineer
13 10 (5.13%) Systems Tester
13 10 (5.13%) DBA
13 10 (5.13%) SQL DBA
14 9 (4.62%) Automation Tester
14 9 (4.62%) Automation Engineer
14 9 (4.62%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (19.49%) .NET
2 37 (18.97%) Web Services
3 29 (14.87%) HTML
4 23 (11.79%) Symfony
4 23 (11.79%) Doctrine
5 21 (10.77%) ASP.NET
6 20 (10.26%) HTML5
7 17 (8.72%) SOAP
8 15 (7.69%) XML
9 13 (6.67%) WPF
10 10 (5.13%) WCF
10 10 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (4.62%) Apache Flex
11 9 (4.62%) CSS
12 8 (4.10%) jQuery
13 6 (3.08%) Velocity
14 5 (2.56%) COM
14 5 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (2.05%) J2EE
15 4 (2.05%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.62%) NHS
2 8 (4.10%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.10%) User Experience
3 5 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.05%) RIA
4 4 (2.05%) Replication
4 4 (2.05%) Clustering
4 4 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.03%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.03%) Online Games
6 1 (0.51%) Social Media
6 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.51%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.95%) Windows
2 24 (12.31%) Linux
3 20 (10.26%) UNIX
4 5 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.56%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.05%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.03%) Android
7 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (27.18%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (25.13%) TDD
4 48 (24.62%) Test Scripting
5 42 (21.54%) Software Testing
6 39 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 37 (18.97%) Regression Testing
8 35 (17.95%) Test Automation
9 34 (17.44%) OO
10 32 (16.41%) BDD
11 30 (15.38%) MVC
11 30 (15.38%) SDLC
12 26 (13.33%) E-Commerce
12 26 (13.33%) Unit Testing
13 24 (12.31%) Manual Testing
13 24 (12.31%) Agile Testing
14 19 (9.74%) Compatibility Testing
14 19 (9.74%) Test Management
14 19 (9.74%) Scrum
15 18 (9.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 99 (50.77%) SQL
2 52 (26.67%) C#
3 49 (25.13%) Java
4 28 (14.36%) PHP
5 10 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.62%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.05%) C++
7 4 (2.05%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.05%) Ruby
8 3 (1.54%) C
8 3 (1.54%) Python
9 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.03%) VBA
10 1 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (18.46%) ISEB
2 11 (5.64%) ISTQB
3 10 (5.13%) Degree
4 6 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.56%) CISSP
5 5 (2.56%) CISA
6 3 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (22.05%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.51%) Xen
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.51%) Puppet
2 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.79%) Zend
3 8 (4.10%) Business Objects
3 8 (4.10%) Cognos
4 5 (2.56%) Citrix
5 2 (1.03%) Apple
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle
5 2 (1.03%) HP
6 1 (0.51%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.51%) SAP
6 1 (0.51%) VMware
6 1 (0.51%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Provident Financial Management Services Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Onsite Gym
Posted: 13 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
Health Gateway
Salary: Up to £25,000pa dependent on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago