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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 105 155 121
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -34
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 107 58 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.26% 1.16% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 1.37% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 72 46 33
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,400
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
4244 4224 3108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.48% 84.77% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3397 3279 2431
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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 +48 84 £45,000 +21.62% 6
Bradford - 21 £40,000 - 1
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 116 (59.79%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (53.09%) SQL
3 70 (36.08%) Continuous Integration
4 58 (29.90%) Java
5 53 (27.32%) C#
6 45 (23.20%) Windows
6 45 (23.20%) TDD
6 45 (23.20%) SDLC
7 43 (22.16%) OO
8 42 (21.65%) .NET
9 40 (20.62%) HTML
10 39 (20.10%) Mentoring
11 38 (19.59%) Software Engineering
11 38 (19.59%) Software Testing
11 38 (19.59%) BDD
12 37 (19.07%) QA
13 36 (18.56%) MVC
13 36 (18.56%) Web Services
14 33 (17.01%) Scrum
14 33 (17.01%) Test Scripting
14 33 (17.01%) Unit Testing
15 31 (15.98%) ASP.NET
16 30 (15.46%) Finance
17 29 (14.95%) Integration Testing
18 28 (14.43%) Test Automation
18 28 (14.43%) Visual Studio
18 28 (14.43%) PHP
18 28 (14.43%) MySQL
19 27 (13.92%) HTML5
19 27 (13.92%) Degree

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (2.06%) IIS
2 3 (1.55%) Apache
2 3 (1.55%) MTS
2 3 (1.55%) Node.js
3 2 (1.03%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.03%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (1.03%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.03%) Liferay
4 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.52%) Jetty
4 1 (0.52%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.03%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (1.03%) SaaS
3 2 (1.03%) IaaS
4 1 (0.52%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.61%) Internet
2 3 (1.55%) FTP
2 3 (1.55%) HTTP
2 3 (1.55%) DNS
3 1 (0.52%) SSL
3 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.52%) IPsec
3 1 (0.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.43%) MySQL
2 26 (13.40%) Relational Database
3 24 (12.37%) SQL Server
4 14 (7.22%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (7.22%) QlikView
5 6 (3.09%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.55%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.03%) HBase
9 2 (1.03%) Redis
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (14.43%) Visual Studio
2 26 (13.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (11.86%) Selenium
4 19 (9.79%) Git (software)
5 17 (8.76%) Subversion
5 17 (8.76%) Mercurial
6 11 (5.67%) MSTest
6 11 (5.67%) NUnit
7 8 (4.12%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.09%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.06%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.55%) Behat
10 3 (1.55%) HP UFT
10 3 (1.55%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.55%) Maven
11 2 (1.03%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.03%) Grunt
12 1 (0.52%) Ranorex
12 1 (0.52%) Selenium IDE
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 30 (15.46%) Finance
2 19 (9.79%) Retail
3 11 (5.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (3.61%) Banking
5 5 (2.58%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.55%) Games
7 2 (1.03%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.52%) Electronics
8 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (23.20%) Developer
2 38 (19.59%) Analyst
3 37 (19.07%) Test Analyst
4 34 (17.53%) Software Engineer
4 34 (17.53%) Test Engineer
5 26 (13.40%) Tester
6 25 (12.89%) Senior Developer
7 21 (10.82%) Applications Developer
7 21 (10.82%) PHP Developer
8 18 (9.28%) Senior Applications Developer
8 18 (9.28%) Senior PHP Developer
9 17 (8.76%) Automation Engineer
10 15 (7.73%) Systems Tester
11 12 (6.19%) Senior Test Engineer
12 11 (5.67%) .NET Software Engineer
12 11 (5.67%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (5.67%) Senior Test Analyst
12 11 (5.67%) C# Software Engineer
13 10 (5.15%) Test Automation Engineer
14 9 (4.64%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (21.65%) .NET
2 40 (20.62%) HTML
3 36 (18.56%) Web Services
4 31 (15.98%) ASP.NET
5 27 (13.92%) HTML5
6 22 (11.34%) WPF
7 21 (10.82%) Symfony
7 21 (10.82%) CSS
8 20 (10.31%) Doctrine
9 19 (9.79%) XML
10 15 (7.73%) SOAP
10 15 (7.73%) J2EE
11 14 (7.22%) JSP
11 14 (7.22%) Hibernate
12 12 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (5.67%) WinForms
13 11 (5.67%) Silverlight
13 11 (5.67%) Apache Flex
14 9 (4.64%) Spring
15 8 (4.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.70%) NHS
1 13 (6.70%) User Experience
2 8 (4.12%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.58%) RIA
4 5 (2.58%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.58%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.03%) Replication
7 2 (1.03%) Online Games
8 1 (0.52%) Social Media
8 1 (0.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 45 (23.20%) Windows
2 25 (12.89%) Linux
3 12 (6.19%) Android
3 12 (6.19%) Apple iOS
4 10 (5.15%) UNIX
5 6 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.03%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (59.79%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (36.08%) Continuous Integration
3 45 (23.20%) TDD
3 45 (23.20%) SDLC
4 43 (22.16%) OO
5 39 (20.10%) Mentoring
6 38 (19.59%) BDD
6 38 (19.59%) Software Engineering
6 38 (19.59%) Software Testing
7 36 (18.56%) MVC
8 33 (17.01%) Scrum
8 33 (17.01%) Test Scripting
8 33 (17.01%) Unit Testing
9 29 (14.95%) Integration Testing
10 28 (14.43%) Test Automation
11 22 (11.34%) Coaching
12 20 (10.31%) Agile Testing
13 19 (9.79%) E-Commerce
13 19 (9.79%) System Integration Testing
14 16 (8.25%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (53.09%) SQL
2 58 (29.90%) Java
3 53 (27.32%) C#
4 28 (14.43%) PHP
5 25 (12.89%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.12%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.61%) Python
8 6 (3.09%) Ruby
8 6 (3.09%) C++
9 5 (2.58%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.55%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.55%) C
11 2 (1.03%) Scala
11 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.03%) Go
11 2 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (13.92%) Degree
2 15 (7.73%) ISEB
3 11 (5.67%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.55%) CISSP
5 3 (1.55%) CISA
5 3 (1.55%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (19.07%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.03%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.03%) Docker
2 2 (1.03%) HDFS
3 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) Puppet
1 3 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.03%) Ansible
2 2 (1.03%) Salt
2 2 (1.03%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.03%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.03%) Nagios
2 2 (1.03%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (10.82%) Zend
2 17 (8.76%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.22%) Cognos
4 7 (3.61%) Oracle
5 3 (1.55%) VMware
5 3 (1.55%) Google
6 2 (1.03%) HP
6 2 (1.03%) Splunk
6 2 (1.03%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.03%) New Relic
6 2 (1.03%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.52%) Citrix
7 1 (0.52%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum depending on experience, plus bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago