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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 114 109 121
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 92 108 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.15% 2.25% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.55% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 73 79 57
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,900 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £46,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
3852 4242 4455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.92% 88.47% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3128 3281 3602
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 -5 80 £50,000 +33.33% 17
Bradford +7 10 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Ilkley - 2 £27,500 -
Otley - 2 £27,500 -
Wetherby - 2 £41,250 -
Huddersfield - 1 £45,000 -
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 118 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (38.46%) SQL
3 84 (38.01%) SQL Server
4 81 (36.65%) C#
5 79 (35.75%) Continuous Integration
6 71 (32.13%) .NET
7 70 (31.67%) Degree
8 62 (28.05%) TDD
8 62 (28.05%) Finance
9 60 (27.15%) Java
10 55 (24.89%) Scrum
11 54 (24.43%) ASP.NET Web API
12 48 (21.72%) Microsoft
13 47 (21.27%) Git (software)
14 46 (20.81%) T-SQL
15 45 (20.36%) Octopus Deploy
16 44 (19.91%) QA
16 44 (19.91%) Selenium
17 42 (19.00%) Team Foundation Server
18 41 (18.55%) MS Excel
18 41 (18.55%) DevOps
19 37 (16.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 36 (16.29%) Software Engineering
20 36 (16.29%) .NET Framework
20 36 (16.29%) PowerShell
20 36 (16.29%) SDLC
21 35 (15.84%) Mentoring
21 35 (15.84%) Test Scripting
21 35 (15.84%) OO
22 33 (14.93%) Regression Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 10 (4.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 41 (18.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (14.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.17%) PaaS
3 3 (1.36%) GitHub
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (38.01%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (13.57%) NoSQL
4 21 (9.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (4.52%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.52%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (4.07%) SSDT
8 8 (3.62%) MySQL
8 8 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.36%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.36%) Redis
10 3 (1.36%) Riak
11 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (21.27%) Git (software)
2 45 (20.36%) Octopus Deploy
3 44 (19.91%) Selenium
4 42 (19.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (13.57%) Mercurial
5 30 (13.57%) Visual Studio
6 29 (13.12%) Subversion
7 21 (9.50%) ReSharper
8 16 (7.24%) Calabash
9 15 (6.79%) Appium
9 15 (6.79%) JIRA
9 15 (6.79%) SoapUI
10 10 (4.52%) JMeter
11 9 (4.07%) Cucumber
11 9 (4.07%) tSQLt
12 8 (3.62%) Jenkins
12 8 (3.62%) WebDriver
13 7 (3.17%) HP UFT
14 6 (2.71%) SilkTest
15 5 (2.26%) JBehave
General
1 62 (28.05%) Finance
2 12 (5.43%) Banking
3 9 (4.07%) Legal
3 9 (4.07%) Retail
4 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 87 (39.37%) Developer
2 36 (16.29%) Java Engineer
3 31 (14.03%) Software Engineer
3 31 (14.03%) SQL Developer
4 27 (12.22%) C# Developer
4 27 (12.22%) Test Engineer
5 26 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
5 26 (11.76%) Principal Developer
6 25 (11.31%) Senior Developer
7 24 (10.86%) Analyst
8 22 (9.95%) Applications Developer
8 22 (9.95%) Test Analyst
9 21 (9.50%) Lead Developer
10 20 (9.05%) Technical Leader
11 19 (8.60%) Lead C# Developer
11 19 (8.60%) Lead SQL Server Developer
11 19 (8.60%) SQL Server Developer
12 18 (8.14%) Tester
13 17 (7.69%) Database Developer
14 15 (6.79%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (32.13%) .NET
2 54 (24.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 36 (16.29%) .NET Framework
4 31 (14.03%) WCF
4 31 (14.03%) Web Services
5 22 (9.95%) Entity Framework
6 16 (7.24%) SOAP
7 13 (5.88%) XML
8 11 (4.98%) HTML
9 10 (4.52%) JSON
10 9 (4.07%) ASP.NET
11 8 (3.62%) jQuery
12 5 (2.26%) Backbone.js
12 5 (2.26%) Behat
12 5 (2.26%) CSS
12 5 (2.26%) Ember.js
12 5 (2.26%) Grails
12 5 (2.26%) HTML5
13 4 (1.81%) AngularJS
13 4 (1.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.22%) Algorithms
1 27 (12.22%) Data Structures
2 13 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.98%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.26%) Chemistry
6 5 (2.26%) Cybercrime
7 3 (1.36%) Blog
8 2 (0.90%) iPad
9 1 (0.45%) Clustering
9 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.45%) Replication
9 1 (0.45%) Social Media
9 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.24%) Windows
2 10 (4.52%) Android
2 10 (4.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.90%) Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Unix
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (35.75%) Continuous Integration
3 62 (28.05%) TDD
4 55 (24.89%) Scrum
5 41 (18.55%) DevOps
6 36 (16.29%) SDLC
6 36 (16.29%) Software Engineering
7 35 (15.84%) Mentoring
7 35 (15.84%) OO
7 35 (15.84%) Test Scripting
8 33 (14.93%) Regression Testing
9 29 (13.12%) BDD
10 25 (11.31%) Continuous Delivery
10 25 (11.31%) Software Testing
10 25 (11.31%) Unit Testing
11 24 (10.86%) ETL
12 22 (9.95%) SOA
13 21 (9.50%) Manual Testing
13 21 (9.50%) Test Automation
14 20 (9.05%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (38.46%) SQL
2 81 (36.65%) C#
3 60 (27.15%) Java
4 46 (20.81%) T-SQL
5 36 (16.29%) PowerShell
6 23 (10.41%) JavaScript
7 14 (6.33%) Ruby
8 13 (5.88%) PHP
9 10 (4.52%) Objective-C
10 8 (3.62%) Python
11 5 (2.26%) XAML
12 2 (0.90%) C
13 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 70 (31.67%) Degree
2 25 (11.31%) ISEB
3 18 (8.14%) ISTQB
4 10 (4.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.26%) HND
6 4 (1.81%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (19.91%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (4.07%) Puppet
2 4 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.45%) Ansible
3 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 48 (21.72%) Microsoft
2 30 (13.57%) Oracle
3 11 (4.98%) Google
4 10 (4.52%) Apple
4 10 (4.52%) Perforce
5 7 (3.17%) Progress
6 5 (2.26%) HP
6 5 (2.26%) Telerik
7 4 (1.81%) Zend
8 3 (1.36%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.90%) Epicor
10 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.45%) Sony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £25500 - £35500 per annum + 34 Days Holiday + Generous Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary (DOE) plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT - Noddle
Salary: £55k - £58k, 8% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 15 days ago
Castleford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago