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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 112 121 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -43
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 106 86 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.13% 1.86% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.24% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 86 49 87
Average salary £36,250 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.07% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
4331 3837 3202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.95% 82.80% 80.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3459 3001 2603
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +16 93 £35,000 +16.66% 15
Halifax +11 8 £37,500 +17.18% 2
Wakefield -15 2 £38,750 +93.75% 2
Bradford -12 1 £40,000 +26.98%
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 111 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (41.38%) SQL
3 67 (38.51%) Test Scripting
4 61 (35.06%) Regression Testing
5 59 (33.91%) ISEB
6 52 (29.89%) SQL Server
7 50 (28.74%) .NET
7 50 (28.74%) C#
8 49 (28.16%) QA
9 48 (27.59%) Selenium
10 45 (25.86%) Microsoft
11 44 (25.29%) Manual Testing
12 40 (22.99%) TDD
13 38 (21.84%) Software Testing
14 35 (20.11%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (20.11%) Test Automation
15 33 (18.97%) HTML
16 32 (18.39%) ReSharper
16 32 (18.39%) HTML5
16 32 (18.39%) SoapUI
17 30 (17.24%) Test Strategy
17 30 (17.24%) Integration Testing
17 30 (17.24%) Java
18 28 (16.09%) Compatibility Testing
18 28 (16.09%) Web Services
18 28 (16.09%) MVC
19 27 (15.52%) SpecFlow
20 26 (14.94%) XML
21 25 (14.37%) MS Excel
21 25 (14.37%) User Acceptance Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Applications
1 25 (14.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (29.89%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (10.34%) Big Data
4 15 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (7.47%) MySQL
6 12 (6.90%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.72%) Redis
8 1 (0.57%) Impala
8 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.57%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 48 (27.59%) Selenium
2 32 (18.39%) ReSharper
2 32 (18.39%) SoapUI
3 27 (15.52%) SpecFlow
4 24 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (10.34%) Visual Studio
6 17 (9.77%) Moq
7 15 (8.62%) Octopus Deploy
8 14 (8.05%) FitNesse
9 10 (5.75%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (5.75%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.87%) Jenkins
11 4 (2.30%) Ranorex
12 3 (1.72%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.72%) LoadRunner
12 3 (1.72%) JIRA
13 2 (1.15%) JUnit
13 2 (1.15%) Rational Robot
13 2 (1.15%) OpenSTA
14 1 (0.57%) eggPlant
General
1 21 (12.07%) Pharmaceutical
1 21 (12.07%) Retail
2 16 (9.20%) Finance
3 3 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (45.40%) Analyst
1 79 (45.40%) Test Analyst
2 44 (25.29%) Developer
3 29 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 29 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 20 (11.49%) Senior Developer
4 20 (11.49%) Software Engineer
5 15 (8.62%) .NET Developer
6 14 (8.05%) DBA
6 14 (8.05%) SQL DBA
6 14 (8.05%) Functional Analyst
6 14 (8.05%) Functional Test Analyst
7 12 (6.90%) PHP Developer
8 11 (6.32%) SQL Server DBA
9 10 (5.75%) Tester
9 10 (5.75%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (5.75%) SQL Developer
9 10 (5.75%) Test Leader
10 9 (5.17%) Senior PHP Developer
11 8 (4.60%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (28.74%) .NET
2 33 (18.97%) HTML
3 32 (18.39%) HTML5
4 28 (16.09%) Web Services
5 26 (14.94%) XML
6 18 (10.34%) ASP.NET
7 17 (9.77%) WPF
8 15 (8.62%) WCF
8 15 (8.62%) KnockoutJS
8 15 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (8.62%) jQuery
9 12 (6.90%) Doctrine
9 12 (6.90%) Gherkin
9 12 (6.90%) Symfony
10 10 (5.75%) SOAP
11 5 (2.87%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.57%) CSS
12 1 (0.57%) Flash
12 1 (0.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.30%) Replication
1 4 (2.30%) Clustering
2 3 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.77%) UNIX
1 17 (9.77%) Apple iOS
2 14 (8.05%) Windows
3 13 (7.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (38.51%) Test Scripting
3 61 (35.06%) Regression Testing
4 44 (25.29%) Manual Testing
5 40 (22.99%) TDD
6 38 (21.84%) Software Testing
7 35 (20.11%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (20.11%) Test Automation
8 30 (17.24%) Test Strategy
8 30 (17.24%) Integration Testing
9 28 (16.09%) Compatibility Testing
9 28 (16.09%) MVC
10 25 (14.37%) User Acceptance Testing
10 25 (14.37%) BDD
11 24 (13.79%) Agile Testing
12 22 (12.64%) Functional Testing
13 21 (12.07%) OO
14 19 (10.92%) Project Management
14 19 (10.92%) DevOps
15 18 (10.34%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 72 (41.38%) SQL
2 50 (28.74%) C#
3 30 (17.24%) Java
4 14 (8.05%) PHP
5 9 (5.17%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.30%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.15%) Ruby
7 2 (1.15%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.15%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.57%) C
8 1 (0.57%) C++
8 1 (0.57%) Scala
8 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 59 (33.91%) ISEB
2 17 (9.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 16 (9.20%) ISTQB
4 9 (5.17%) VCP4
5 6 (3.45%) Degree
6 1 (0.57%) CISSP
6 1 (0.57%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (28.16%) QA
System Software
1 17 (9.77%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.72%) Puppet
1 3 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.77%) Apple
3 12 (6.90%) Zend
4 4 (2.30%) Citrix
5 1 (0.57%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.57%) Perforce
5 1 (0.57%) HP
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle
5 1 (0.57%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£35-£40K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £41225 - £54500 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Wakefield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Hh Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago