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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 104 116 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -31
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 108 105 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.25% 2.07% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 2.45% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 78 59 79
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £26,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £43,000 £45,000
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
4183 4294 3165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.96% 84.48% 80.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3227 3454 2481
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +8 92 £37,500 +11.94% 12
Halifax +15 5 - -
Bradford -11 5 £42,500 +60.37%
Wakefield - 2 £39,500 -
Bingley - 1 £35,000 -
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 127 (66.84%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (41.58%) SQL
3 66 (34.74%) Test Scripting
4 60 (31.58%) ISEB
5 57 (30.00%) C#
6 54 (28.42%) Regression Testing
7 52 (27.37%) .NET
8 50 (26.32%) Software Testing
9 48 (25.26%) QA
9 48 (25.26%) SQL Server
10 44 (23.16%) Microsoft
11 41 (21.58%) TDD
12 40 (21.05%) Selenium
13 39 (20.53%) Test Automation
14 38 (20.00%) Java
15 36 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (18.42%) HTML
17 34 (17.89%) Integration Testing
17 34 (17.89%) Manual Testing
18 31 (16.32%) Compatibility Testing
18 31 (16.32%) Agile Testing
19 30 (15.79%) HTML5
20 29 (15.26%) ReSharper
20 29 (15.26%) SoapUI
21 27 (14.21%) Web Services
22 26 (13.68%) Retail
23 25 (13.16%) MVC
23 25 (13.16%) MS Excel
23 25 (13.16%) BDD
24 24 (12.63%) SpecFlow

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (2.11%) IIS
2 2 (1.05%) MTS
3 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.53%) Jetty
3 1 (0.53%) nginx
3 1 (0.53%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.58%) MS Office
3 2 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.53%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.05%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) IPsec
2 1 (0.53%) DHCP
2 1 (0.53%) FTP
2 1 (0.53%) HTTP
2 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.53%) DNS
2 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (25.26%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (9.47%) Big Data
4 16 (8.42%) MySQL
5 13 (6.84%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.05%) Redis
8 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.53%) Impala
Development Applications
1 40 (21.05%) Selenium
2 29 (15.26%) SoapUI
2 29 (15.26%) ReSharper
3 24 (12.63%) SpecFlow
4 22 (11.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (8.95%) Moq
5 17 (8.95%) Visual Studio
6 14 (7.37%) FitNesse
7 13 (6.84%) Cucumber
8 12 (6.32%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (2.63%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.58%) Ranorex
11 3 (1.58%) LoadRunner
11 3 (1.58%) JIRA
12 2 (1.05%) JUnit
12 2 (1.05%) Rational Robot
12 2 (1.05%) OpenSTA
12 2 (1.05%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.53%) Selenium IDE
General
1 26 (13.68%) Retail
2 22 (11.58%) Pharmaceutical
3 19 (10.00%) Finance
4 7 (3.68%) Banking
5 2 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (40.53%) Analyst
1 77 (40.53%) Test Analyst
2 44 (23.16%) Developer
3 20 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 18 (9.47%) Senior Analyst
4 18 (9.47%) Senior Test Analyst
5 15 (7.89%) .NET Developer
5 15 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 14 (7.37%) Functional Analyst
6 14 (7.37%) Functional Test Analyst
7 13 (6.84%) DBA
7 13 (6.84%) SQL DBA
7 13 (6.84%) PHP Developer
8 12 (6.32%) Applications Developer
8 12 (6.32%) Agile Test Analyst
9 11 (5.79%) Test Leader
9 11 (5.79%) Tester
10 10 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
10 10 (5.26%) SQL Developer
11 8 (4.21%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (27.37%) .NET
2 35 (18.42%) HTML
3 30 (15.79%) HTML5
4 27 (14.21%) Web Services
5 23 (12.11%) XML
6 21 (11.05%) ASP.NET
7 18 (9.47%) WPF
8 15 (7.89%) jQuery
9 14 (7.37%) SOAP
10 13 (6.84%) Symfony
10 13 (6.84%) Doctrine
11 12 (6.32%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (6.32%) WCF
11 12 (6.32%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (6.32%) Gherkin
12 7 (3.68%) .NET Framework
13 4 (2.11%) Velocity
14 3 (1.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 3 (1.58%) LAMP
14 3 (1.58%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.95%) Private Cloud
2 5 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.11%) Open Source
3 4 (2.11%) Replication
3 4 (2.11%) Clustering
4 3 (1.58%) User Experience
5 2 (1.05%) RIA
6 1 (0.53%) NHS
6 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.58%) UNIX
2 18 (9.47%) Windows
3 17 (8.95%) Apple iOS
4 15 (7.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (66.84%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (34.74%) Test Scripting
3 54 (28.42%) Regression Testing
4 50 (26.32%) Software Testing
5 41 (21.58%) TDD
6 39 (20.53%) Test Automation
7 36 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (17.89%) Manual Testing
8 34 (17.89%) Integration Testing
9 31 (16.32%) Agile Testing
9 31 (16.32%) Compatibility Testing
10 25 (13.16%) MVC
10 25 (13.16%) BDD
11 24 (12.63%) E-Commerce
12 23 (12.11%) Functional Testing
13 21 (11.05%) OO
14 19 (10.00%) Service Delivery
14 19 (10.00%) Software Engineering
14 19 (10.00%) User Stories
14 19 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 79 (41.58%) SQL
2 57 (30.00%) C#
3 38 (20.00%) Java
4 17 (8.95%) PHP
5 7 (3.68%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.58%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.58%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.58%) Ruby
8 2 (1.05%) C++
8 2 (1.05%) VBA
9 1 (0.53%) Python
9 1 (0.53%) Scala
9 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (31.58%) ISEB
2 17 (8.95%) ISTQB
3 11 (5.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (3.68%) Degree
5 5 (2.63%) CISSP
5 5 (2.63%) CISA
6 3 (1.58%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (25.26%) QA
System Software
1 17 (8.95%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.53%) Xen
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.58%) Puppet
1 3 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (23.16%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.95%) Apple
3 13 (6.84%) Zend
4 5 (2.63%) Citrix
5 3 (1.58%) HP
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle
6 1 (0.53%) SAP
6 1 (0.53%) Perforce
6 1 (0.53%) VMware
6 1 (0.53%) Google
6 1 (0.53%) Cloudera
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