The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 138 180 188
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +8
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 54 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.40% 0.84% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 0.93% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 38
Median salary £37,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £41,350
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Automation 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
3497 4322 4447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.93% 91.01% 85.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2926 3416 3436
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Automation Testing
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 Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +54 43 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Bradford -13 4 £37,500 +50.00%
Halifax -16 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Batley - 1 £32,500 -
Automation Testing
Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 62 (71.26%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (52.87%) Selenium
3 38 (43.68%) C#
4 36 (41.38%) ISEB
5 31 (35.63%) Manual Testing
6 25 (28.74%) Java
7 24 (27.59%) QA
7 24 (27.59%) ISTQB
8 22 (25.29%) Software Testing
8 22 (25.29%) BDD
9 21 (24.14%) Cucumber
9 21 (24.14%) SQL
10 20 (22.99%) Test Automation
10 20 (22.99%) Coaching
11 18 (20.69%) SoapUI
12 16 (18.39%) Mentoring
12 16 (18.39%) WebDriver
12 16 (18.39%) .NET
12 16 (18.39%) Python
13 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
13 15 (17.24%) Automated Testing
13 15 (17.24%) TDD
13 15 (17.24%) Test Planning
14 14 (16.09%) Test Strategy
14 14 (16.09%) Scrum
15 13 (14.94%) Finance
16 12 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (13.79%) SpecFlow
17 11 (12.64%) Jenkins
17 11 (12.64%) System Integration Testing

Automation Testing
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 2 (2.30%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 46 (52.87%) Selenium
2 21 (24.14%) Cucumber
3 18 (20.69%) SoapUI
4 16 (18.39%) WebDriver
5 12 (13.79%) SpecFlow
6 11 (12.64%) Jenkins
7 7 (8.05%) JMeter
8 5 (5.75%) TeamCity
9 4 (4.60%) Appium
9 4 (4.60%) JIRA
9 4 (4.60%) Maven
10 3 (3.45%) Gatling
11 2 (2.30%) Calabash
11 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
11 2 (2.30%) HP UFT
11 2 (2.30%) JBehave
11 2 (2.30%) Ranorex
11 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
11 2 (2.30%) WinRunner
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Legal
2 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.15%) Games
3 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (33.33%) Analyst
1 29 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 19 (21.84%) Test Engineer
2 19 (21.84%) Test Leader
3 18 (20.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 15 (17.24%) Tester
5 9 (10.34%) Automation Test Lead
5 9 (10.34%) QA Tester
6 8 (9.20%) Test Automation Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Software Tester
7 7 (8.05%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Technical Test Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Automation Tester
8 6 (6.90%) Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Test Manager
9 5 (5.75%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) .NET
2 9 (10.34%) Web Services
2 9 (10.34%) XML
3 6 (6.90%) HTML
4 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.75%) CSS
4 5 (5.75%) REST
5 4 (4.60%) Gherkin
5 4 (4.60%) SOAP
6 3 (3.45%) LAMP
6 3 (3.45%) WPF
7 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.30%) Behat
7 2 (2.30%) Node.js
8 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.15%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.15%) Buildbot
8 1 (1.15%) Dropwizard
8 1 (1.15%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) Virtual Team
2 2 (2.30%) iPad
2 2 (2.30%) NHS
3 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.30%) Android
1 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.15%) Linux
2 1 (1.15%) Unix
2 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (71.26%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.63%) Manual Testing
3 22 (25.29%) BDD
3 22 (25.29%) Software Testing
4 20 (22.99%) Coaching
4 20 (22.99%) Test Automation
5 16 (18.39%) Mentoring
6 15 (17.24%) Automated Testing
6 15 (17.24%) TDD
6 15 (17.24%) Test Planning
7 14 (16.09%) Scrum
7 14 (16.09%) Test Strategy
8 12 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (12.64%) System Integration Testing
10 9 (10.34%) Software Engineering
10 9 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (9.20%) Functional Testing
11 8 (9.20%) SOA
12 7 (8.05%) Performance Testing
13 6 (6.90%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 38 (43.68%) C#
2 25 (28.74%) Java
3 21 (24.14%) SQL
4 16 (18.39%) Python
5 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.05%) PHP
7 6 (6.90%) Ruby
8 2 (2.30%) Scala
9 1 (1.15%) C
9 1 (1.15%) C++
9 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (41.38%) ISEB
2 24 (27.59%) ISTQB
3 10 (11.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (27.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle
3 2 (2.30%) Google
3 2 (2.30%) Telerik
4 1 (1.15%) Facebook
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