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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 80 94 136
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +42
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 102 125 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.96% 2.93% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.32% 3.31% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 86 99 69
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £32,266
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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
3076 3774 4137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.37% 88.55% 89.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2670 3166 3346
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +10 91 £55,000 - 21
Bradford +6 4 £35,500 -11.25%
Halifax - 4 £40,000 - 7
Wetherby 0 1 £42,000 +31.25%
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 137 (62.84%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (44.50%) Test Automation
3 96 (44.04%) Selenium
3 96 (44.04%) Java
4 81 (37.16%) SQL
4 81 (37.16%) Continuous Integration
5 65 (29.82%) OO
6 56 (25.69%) Software Testing
7 53 (24.31%) NoSQL
8 50 (22.94%) Git (software)
8 50 (22.94%) Software Engineering
9 49 (22.48%) Subversion
10 48 (22.02%) Mercurial
10 48 (22.02%) BDD
10 48 (22.02%) Finance
10 48 (22.02%) Test Strategy
11 47 (21.56%) Test Scripting
12 45 (20.64%) QA
12 45 (20.64%) TDD
13 44 (20.18%) C#
14 43 (19.72%) SoapUI
15 40 (18.35%) Data Structures
15 40 (18.35%) Algorithms
16 39 (17.89%) Scrum
16 39 (17.89%) Manual Testing
17 38 (17.43%) ISEB
18 37 (16.97%) Team Foundation Server
19 32 (14.68%) .NET
19 32 (14.68%) Cucumber
20 30 (13.76%) 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 4 (1.83%) JBoss
1 4 (1.83%) Jetty
1 4 (1.83%) Tomcat
1 4 (1.83%) WebLogic
2 2 (0.92%) CMS
2 2 (0.92%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.46%) Drupal
3 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.59%) GitHub
1 10 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.46%) Donky
2 1 (0.46%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.92%) HTTP
1 2 (0.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.46%) LDAP
2 1 (0.46%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (24.31%) NoSQL
2 25 (11.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (7.34%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.13%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.67%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.83%) Couchbase
6 4 (1.83%) Redis
6 4 (1.83%) Riak
7 2 (0.92%) MySQL
8 1 (0.46%) MS Access
8 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 96 (44.04%) Selenium
2 50 (22.94%) Git (software)
3 49 (22.48%) Subversion
4 48 (22.02%) Mercurial
5 43 (19.72%) SoapUI
6 37 (16.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 32 (14.68%) Cucumber
8 30 (13.76%) WebDriver
9 23 (10.55%) Octopus Deploy
10 22 (10.09%) Jenkins
11 13 (5.96%) TeamCity
12 11 (5.05%) Eclipse
13 9 (4.13%) JIRA
14 8 (3.67%) Appium
14 8 (3.67%) TestDirector
14 8 (3.67%) Visual Studio
15 6 (2.75%) Ranorex
15 6 (2.75%) Robot Framework
16 5 (2.29%) Calabash
16 5 (2.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 48 (22.02%) Finance
2 20 (9.17%) Legal
2 20 (9.17%) Retail
3 18 (8.26%) Banking
4 7 (3.21%) Games
5 4 (1.83%) Online Betting
6 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.46%) Advertising
7 1 (0.46%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 54 (24.77%) Test Engineer
2 45 (20.64%) Analyst
3 43 (19.72%) Test Analyst
4 40 (18.35%) Software Engineer
5 34 (15.60%) Developer
6 31 (14.22%) Test Automation Engineer
7 28 (12.84%) Java Engineer
7 28 (12.84%) Java Software Engineer
8 26 (11.93%) Tester
9 25 (11.47%) Java Developer
10 23 (10.55%) Senior Analyst
10 23 (10.55%) Senior Test Analyst
11 21 (9.63%) Senior Software Engineer
12 19 (8.72%) Automation Test Analyst
12 19 (8.72%) Automation Tester
13 16 (7.34%) Senior Developer
13 16 (7.34%) Software Test Engineer
13 16 (7.34%) Test Leader
14 15 (6.88%) Senior Java Developer
14 15 (6.88%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.68%) .NET
2 17 (7.80%) Web Services
3 14 (6.42%) XML
4 13 (5.96%) Gherkin
4 13 (5.96%) SOAP
5 10 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (4.59%) WCF
6 9 (4.13%) JSON
6 9 (4.13%) WPF
7 8 (3.67%) ASP.NET
7 8 (3.67%) Hibernate
7 8 (3.67%) J2EE
7 8 (3.67%) Spring
8 6 (2.75%) AngularJS
8 6 (2.75%) XSD
9 5 (2.29%) LAMP
9 5 (2.29%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (2.29%) WSDL
10 4 (1.83%) Behat
10 4 (1.83%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.35%) Algorithms
1 40 (18.35%) Data Structures
2 17 (7.80%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (5.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.83%) Virtual Team
5 2 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.92%) e-Health
6 1 (0.46%) Clustering
6 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.46%) Replication
6 1 (0.46%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.29%) Windows
2 2 (0.92%) Unix
3 1 (0.46%) Android
3 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (62.84%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (44.50%) Test Automation
3 81 (37.16%) Continuous Integration
4 65 (29.82%) OO
5 56 (25.69%) Software Testing
6 50 (22.94%) Software Engineering
7 48 (22.02%) BDD
7 48 (22.02%) Test Strategy
8 47 (21.56%) Test Scripting
9 45 (20.64%) TDD
10 39 (17.89%) Manual Testing
10 39 (17.89%) Scrum
11 28 (12.84%) SDLC
12 27 (12.39%) Automation Testing
13 25 (11.47%) Configuration Management
14 24 (11.01%) DevOps
15 20 (9.17%) SOA
15 20 (9.17%) System Integration Testing
15 20 (9.17%) User Acceptance Testing
16 19 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (44.04%) Java
2 81 (37.16%) SQL
3 44 (20.18%) C#
4 24 (11.01%) JavaScript
5 14 (6.42%) Python
6 13 (5.96%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.59%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.75%) PHP
9 4 (1.83%) Ruby
9 4 (1.83%) Scala
10 2 (0.92%) C
10 2 (0.92%) Groovy
11 1 (0.46%) C++
11 1 (0.46%) F#
Qualifications
1 38 (17.43%) ISEB
2 30 (13.76%) Degree
3 26 (11.93%) ISTQB
4 12 (5.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (20.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.46%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (11.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.67%) Progress
3 4 (1.83%) HP
4 1 (0.46%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.46%) Ektron
4 1 (0.46%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle
4 1 (0.46%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.46%) TOWER Software
4 1 (0.46%) T-Plan
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus +Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
BJSS Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package + Great Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
BJSS Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Highly Competitive Package + Great Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Frog Education Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus pension, 25 days hol
Posted: 9 days ago