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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 103 134 133
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 122 84 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.79% 1.73% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 1.96% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 95 71 47
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £35,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
3858 4279 3733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.30% 88.19% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3227 3468 2873
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +37 114 £50,000 +42.85% 9
Bradford +4 8 £40,000 - 1
Wakefield +16 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Huddersfield +9 1 - -
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 134 (60.09%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (52.47%) SQL
3 100 (44.84%) C#
4 98 (43.95%) SQL Server
5 91 (40.81%) Continuous Integration
6 75 (33.63%) Degree
7 70 (31.39%) .NET
8 60 (26.91%) Java
9 59 (26.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 57 (25.56%) Scrum
11 54 (24.22%) T-SQL
11 54 (24.22%) Team Foundation Server
12 52 (23.32%) TDD
13 51 (22.87%) Finance
14 49 (21.97%) Software Engineering
14 49 (21.97%) QA
15 47 (21.08%) Octopus Deploy
16 45 (20.18%) MS Excel
17 42 (18.83%) Microsoft
17 42 (18.83%) Visual Studio
18 41 (18.39%) OO
18 41 (18.39%) SDLC
19 40 (17.94%) .NET Framework
20 39 (17.49%) Git (software)
21 38 (17.04%) Oracle
22 36 (16.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 36 (16.14%) Subversion
23 35 (15.70%) PowerShell
24 34 (15.25%) WCF
24 34 (15.25%) Software Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (3.14%) Node.js
2 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 45 (20.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.59%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (13.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.90%) GitHub
3 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.90%) FTP
2 1 (0.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (43.95%) SQL Server
2 36 (16.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (13.00%) NoSQL
4 25 (11.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 24 (10.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (5.83%) Relational Database
7 12 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (4.04%) MySQL
9 8 (3.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (3.59%) SSDT
10 6 (2.69%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.35%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 3 (1.35%) QlikView
12 2 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.90%) Redis
12 2 (0.90%) Riak
Development Applications
1 54 (24.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (21.08%) Octopus Deploy
3 42 (18.83%) Visual Studio
4 39 (17.49%) Git (software)
5 36 (16.14%) Subversion
6 33 (14.80%) Mercurial
6 33 (14.80%) Selenium
7 25 (11.21%) ReSharper
8 9 (4.04%) MSTest
9 8 (3.59%) JIRA
9 8 (3.59%) SoapUI
9 8 (3.59%) tSQLt
10 7 (3.14%) WebDriver
11 6 (2.69%) Jenkins
12 5 (2.24%) JMeter
12 5 (2.24%) NUnit
12 5 (2.24%) SilkTest
13 4 (1.79%) HP UFT
14 3 (1.35%) JBehave
14 3 (1.35%) Toad
General
1 51 (22.87%) Finance
2 12 (5.38%) Retail
3 8 (3.59%) Banking
4 7 (3.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.79%) Legal
5 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.35%) Games
7 1 (0.45%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 96 (43.05%) Developer
2 44 (19.73%) Test Engineer
3 42 (18.83%) Software Engineer
4 39 (17.49%) C# Developer
4 39 (17.49%) SQL Developer
5 37 (16.59%) Java Engineer
6 32 (14.35%) Lead Developer
7 30 (13.45%) Principal Developer
7 30 (13.45%) Senior Developer
8 28 (12.56%) Applications Developer
9 27 (12.11%) Lead C# Developer
9 27 (12.11%) Lead SQL Server Developer
9 27 (12.11%) SQL Server Developer
10 26 (11.66%) Java Software Engineer
11 20 (8.97%) Analyst
12 19 (8.52%) Tester
12 19 (8.52%) T-SQL Developer
13 17 (7.62%) Software Developer
13 17 (7.62%) Technical Leader
13 17 (7.62%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (31.39%) .NET
2 59 (26.46%) ASP.NET Web API
3 40 (17.94%) .NET Framework
4 34 (15.25%) WCF
5 32 (14.35%) Web Services
6 26 (11.66%) HTML
7 25 (11.21%) Entity Framework
8 22 (9.87%) ASP.NET
9 20 (8.97%) HTML5
10 14 (6.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (5.83%) WPF
12 10 (4.48%) CSS
13 9 (4.04%) Hibernate
13 9 (4.04%) J2EE
13 9 (4.04%) jQuery
13 9 (4.04%) JSP
14 7 (3.14%) Apache Flex
14 7 (3.14%) SOAP
14 7 (3.14%) WinForms
15 6 (2.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.11%) Algorithms
1 27 (12.11%) Data Structures
2 12 (5.38%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.14%) Chemistry
4 7 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.14%) NHS
5 6 (2.69%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.24%) User Experience
7 3 (1.35%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.90%) Blog
8 2 (0.90%) Social Media
9 1 (0.45%) Clustering
9 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.45%) Replication
9 1 (0.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.31%) Windows
2 7 (3.14%) Android
2 7 (3.14%) Apple iOS
2 7 (3.14%) Unix
3 2 (0.90%) Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (60.09%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (40.81%) Continuous Integration
3 57 (25.56%) Scrum
4 52 (23.32%) TDD
5 49 (21.97%) Software Engineering
6 41 (18.39%) OO
6 41 (18.39%) SDLC
7 34 (15.25%) Mentoring
7 34 (15.25%) Software Testing
8 32 (14.35%) Test Scripting
9 29 (13.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 29 (13.00%) DevOps
10 27 (12.11%) Functional Testing
11 24 (10.76%) Manual Testing
12 22 (9.87%) BDD
13 21 (9.42%) MVC
14 20 (8.97%) SOA
15 19 (8.52%) ETL
15 19 (8.52%) Test Automation
16 18 (8.07%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (52.47%) SQL
2 100 (44.84%) C#
3 60 (26.91%) Java
4 54 (24.22%) T-SQL
5 35 (15.70%) PowerShell
6 26 (11.66%) JavaScript
7 10 (4.48%) Ruby
8 9 (4.04%) PHP
9 6 (2.69%) Python
10 5 (2.24%) XAML
11 4 (1.79%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.35%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.90%) VB
13 2 (0.90%) VB6
13 2 (0.90%) VBScript
14 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.45%) C
14 1 (0.45%) C++
14 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 75 (33.63%) Degree
2 25 (11.21%) ISEB
3 17 (7.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (6.73%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.24%) HND
6 4 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (21.97%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) Ansible
2 1 (0.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 42 (18.83%) Microsoft
2 38 (17.04%) Oracle
3 7 (3.14%) Progress
4 5 (2.24%) HP
4 5 (2.24%) Telerik
5 3 (1.35%) Cognos
6 2 (0.90%) SaltStack
6 2 (0.90%) Zend
7 1 (0.45%) Epicor
7 1 (0.45%) Google
7 1 (0.45%) Sony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS!!
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
CodeTraders
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-50000 Per Annum 30-50K+
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Tectre Limited
Salary: £34,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago