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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 172 174 156
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 27 31 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.67% 0.70% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.79% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 62
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £50,000 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
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
3679 3916 4402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.27% 88.58% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3012 3040 3580
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +6 26 £35,000 -20.00% 5
Bradford - 1 £32,500 -
Huddersfield - 1 £45,000 -
Automation Testing
Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 83 (79.05%) Selenium
2 75 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (48.57%) ISTQB
4 44 (41.90%) SQL
5 39 (37.14%) ISEB
6 35 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 34 (32.38%) .NET
7 34 (32.38%) WebDriver
8 32 (30.48%) Test Scripting
8 32 (30.48%) Manual Testing
8 32 (30.48%) Scrum
9 29 (27.62%) Java
9 29 (27.62%) Software Testing
10 27 (25.71%) QA
11 26 (24.76%) C#
12 25 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 24 (22.86%) Test Strategy
14 22 (20.95%) BDD
14 22 (20.95%) Test Automation
15 21 (20.00%) MS Excel
16 20 (19.05%) Finance
16 20 (19.05%) Functional Testing
17 19 (18.10%) SoapUI
18 15 (14.29%) Cucumber
19 14 (13.33%) HP UFT
19 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
19 14 (13.33%) Test Management
20 13 (12.38%) User Acceptance Testing
20 13 (12.38%) XML
21 12 (11.43%) SDLC

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 3 (2.86%) Node.js
2 1 (0.95%) MTS
Applications
1 21 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) HTTP
2 2 (1.90%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.95%) Big Data
4 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.95%) OLAP
4 1 (0.95%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 83 (79.05%) Selenium
2 34 (32.38%) WebDriver
3 19 (18.10%) SoapUI
4 15 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 14 (13.33%) HP UFT
6 9 (8.57%) JIRA
7 8 (7.62%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.76%) Git (software)
8 5 (4.76%) JUnit
8 5 (4.76%) SpecFlow
8 5 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (4.76%) Toad
9 4 (3.81%) Hudson
9 4 (3.81%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (3.81%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.81%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.86%) Appium
10 3 (2.86%) Calabash
10 3 (2.86%) Gatling
10 3 (2.86%) Selenium IDE
General
1 20 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (3.81%) Retail
3 3 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (55.24%) Analyst
1 58 (55.24%) Test Analyst
2 32 (30.48%) Test Engineer
3 28 (26.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 25 (23.81%) Tester
5 15 (14.29%) QA Tester
5 15 (14.29%) Systems Tester
6 13 (12.38%) QA Analyst
6 13 (12.38%) QA Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) QA Test Analyst
6 13 (12.38%) QA Test Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Systems Test Engineer
7 12 (11.43%) Test Automation Engineer
8 11 (10.48%) Manual Test Analyst
9 9 (8.57%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 9 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (8.57%) Senior Test Analyst
10 8 (7.62%) Java Engineer
10 8 (7.62%) Senior Java Engineer
10 8 (7.62%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (32.38%) .NET
2 13 (12.38%) XML
3 9 (8.57%) HTML
4 8 (7.62%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (3.81%) CSS
5 4 (3.81%) J2EE
5 4 (3.81%) JSON
5 4 (3.81%) WCF
5 4 (3.81%) WinForms
6 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.86%) Behat
6 3 (2.86%) LAMP
7 1 (0.95%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.76%) iPad
2 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.95%) Chemistry
3 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.95%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (30.48%) Manual Testing
2 32 (30.48%) Scrum
2 32 (30.48%) Test Scripting
3 29 (27.62%) Software Testing
4 24 (22.86%) Test Strategy
5 22 (20.95%) BDD
5 22 (20.95%) Test Automation
6 20 (19.05%) Functional Testing
7 14 (13.33%) Test Management
8 13 (12.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (11.43%) Performance Testing
9 12 (11.43%) SDLC
10 11 (10.48%) Non-Functional Testing
11 10 (9.52%) Build Automation
12 7 (6.67%) Integration Testing
12 7 (6.67%) Mentoring
12 7 (6.67%) TDD
12 7 (6.67%) Waterfall
13 6 (5.71%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 44 (41.90%) SQL
2 29 (27.62%) Java
3 26 (24.76%) C#
4 10 (9.52%) Python
5 7 (6.67%) PHP
6 4 (3.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.81%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.81%) Ruby
7 3 (2.86%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 51 (48.57%) ISTQB
2 39 (37.14%) ISEB
3 25 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (25.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.57%) Oracle
3 3 (2.86%) Facebook
3 3 (2.86%) Twitter
4 1 (0.95%) Google
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