The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Tester
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 134 188 209
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 54 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.52% 0.54% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.56% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 47 24 6
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £31,875
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3484 4278 4862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.95% 96.68% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3035 3595 3988
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the West Yorkshire region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +50 52 £50,000 +42.85% 7
Batley - 1 £35,000 -
Halifax - 1 £32,500 -
Automation Tester
Yorkshire

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 50 (67.57%) Selenium
2 43 (58.11%) Test Scripting
3 42 (56.76%) C#
4 40 (54.05%) Cucumber
5 38 (51.35%) BDD
6 37 (50.00%) Java
6 37 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (47.30%) TDD
8 29 (39.19%) Automation Testing
9 26 (35.14%) WebDriver
10 25 (33.78%) Test Automation
11 23 (31.08%) Automated Testing
12 22 (29.73%) System Integration Testing
13 19 (25.68%) SDLC
13 19 (25.68%) Python
14 16 (21.62%) Jenkins
15 15 (20.27%) Gherkin
15 15 (20.27%) Configuration Management
16 13 (17.57%) GitHub
17 11 (14.86%) Scrum
18 10 (13.51%) ISTQB
19 9 (12.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 9 (12.16%) Continuous Improvement
20 8 (10.81%) eggPlant
20 8 (10.81%) QA
20 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
20 8 (10.81%) SQL
21 7 (9.46%) .NET
21 7 (9.46%) Functional Testing
21 7 (9.46%) API Testing

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.57%) GitHub
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 50 (67.57%) Selenium
2 40 (54.05%) Cucumber
3 26 (35.14%) WebDriver
4 16 (21.62%) Jenkins
5 8 (10.81%) eggPlant
6 5 (6.76%) SoapUI
7 4 (5.41%) RSpec
7 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.70%) JIRA
8 2 (2.70%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.35%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.35%) JMeter
9 1 (1.35%) JUnit
9 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.35%) NUnit
9 1 (1.35%) Rational Robot
9 1 (1.35%) RIATest
9 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Advertising
2 4 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) Gherkin
2 7 (9.46%) .NET
3 5 (6.76%) XML
4 4 (5.41%) CSS
4 4 (5.41%) HTML
4 4 (5.41%) JSON
5 3 (4.05%) SOAP
6 2 (2.70%) React
7 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.35%) Web Services
7 1 (1.35%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (58.11%) Test Scripting
2 38 (51.35%) BDD
3 37 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (47.30%) TDD
5 29 (39.19%) Automation Testing
6 25 (33.78%) Test Automation
7 23 (31.08%) Automated Testing
8 22 (29.73%) System Integration Testing
9 19 (25.68%) SDLC
10 15 (20.27%) Configuration Management
11 11 (14.86%) Scrum
12 9 (12.16%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (9.46%) API Testing
14 7 (9.46%) Exploratory Testing
14 7 (9.46%) Functional Testing
15 5 (6.76%) Software Testing
16 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
16 4 (5.41%) Performance Testing
17 3 (4.05%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.76%) C#
2 37 (50.00%) Java
3 19 (25.68%) Python
4 8 (10.81%) SQL
5 6 (8.11%) Ruby
6 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.70%) C
7 2 (2.70%) C++
7 2 (2.70%) Perl
7 2 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) ISTQB
2 9 (12.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (8.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
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