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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 133 133 196
Rank change year-on-year
0 +63
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 57 79 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.60% 1.78% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.01% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 52 75 27
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

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
3183 3940 4400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.39% 88.54% 89.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2780 3293 3553
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,385 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 24 February 2017.

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 24 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 +13 56 £45,000 +28.57% 11
Batley - 1 £35,000 -
Automation Testing
Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 102 (76.69%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (55.64%) Selenium
3 49 (36.84%) C#
4 48 (36.09%) Java
5 46 (34.59%) ISEB
6 42 (31.58%) TDD
7 41 (30.83%) Cucumber
8 38 (28.57%) BDD
9 37 (27.82%) ISTQB
10 35 (26.32%) Jenkins
11 33 (24.81%) Test Automation
12 30 (22.56%) Process Improvement
12 30 (22.56%) System Integration Testing
13 29 (21.80%) Automated Testing
14 28 (21.05%) Coaching
15 27 (20.30%) WebDriver
16 26 (19.55%) QA
17 23 (17.29%) Test Scripting
17 23 (17.29%) .NET
18 21 (15.79%) XML
19 20 (15.04%) SOAP
19 20 (15.04%) JMeter
20 19 (14.29%) SQL
20 19 (14.29%) Gherkin
21 18 (13.53%) SDLC
21 18 (13.53%) E-Commerce
21 18 (13.53%) Finance
21 18 (13.53%) Scrum
21 18 (13.53%) Manual Testing
22 17 (12.78%) JIRA

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 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.77%) GitHub
2 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.01%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.01%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 74 (55.64%) Selenium
2 41 (30.83%) Cucumber
3 35 (26.32%) Jenkins
4 27 (20.30%) WebDriver
5 20 (15.04%) JMeter
6 17 (12.78%) JIRA
7 16 (12.03%) SoapUI
8 15 (11.28%) Git (software)
8 15 (11.28%) Maven
9 12 (9.02%) LoadRunner
10 7 (5.26%) Appium
11 5 (3.76%) HP UFT
11 5 (3.76%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (3.76%) Visual Studio
12 4 (3.01%) Calabash
12 4 (3.01%) JUnit
12 4 (3.01%) WinRunner
13 2 (1.50%) eggPlant
13 2 (1.50%) Jasmine
General
1 18 (13.53%) Finance
2 5 (3.76%) Games
3 4 (3.01%) Legal
3 4 (3.01%) Online Betting
4 3 (2.26%) Advertising
4 3 (2.26%) Retail
5 2 (1.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (38.35%) Analyst
2 48 (36.09%) Test Analyst
3 34 (25.56%) Tester
4 29 (21.80%) Automation Tester
5 23 (17.29%) Automation Test Analyst
6 22 (16.54%) Test Leader
7 16 (12.03%) Senior Analyst
7 16 (12.03%) Senior Test Analyst
8 14 (10.53%) Developer
8 14 (10.53%) Test Engineer
9 13 (9.77%) Senior Automation Tester
9 13 (9.77%) Senior Tester
10 12 (9.02%) Automation Test Lead
11 11 (8.27%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
12 10 (7.52%) Test Automation Engineer
12 10 (7.52%) Test Manager
13 9 (6.77%) Technical Analyst
13 9 (6.77%) Technical Test Analyst
14 8 (6.02%) Developer in Test
15 7 (5.26%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.29%) .NET
2 21 (15.79%) XML
3 20 (15.04%) SOAP
4 19 (14.29%) Gherkin
5 16 (12.03%) REST
6 10 (7.52%) Web Services
7 6 (4.51%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (3.76%) WCF
8 5 (3.76%) WPF
9 4 (3.01%) LAMP
9 4 (3.01%) Node.js
9 4 (3.01%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (2.26%) HTML
11 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.50%) CSS
11 2 (1.50%) Dropwizard
11 2 (1.50%) NumPy
11 2 (1.50%) RESTEasy
12 1 (0.75%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.01%) Virtual Team
3 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.01%) Linux
2 2 (1.50%) Unix
3 1 (0.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (76.69%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (31.58%) TDD
3 38 (28.57%) BDD
4 33 (24.81%) Test Automation
5 30 (22.56%) Process Improvement
5 30 (22.56%) System Integration Testing
6 29 (21.80%) Automated Testing
7 28 (21.05%) Coaching
8 23 (17.29%) Test Scripting
9 18 (13.53%) E-Commerce
9 18 (13.53%) Manual Testing
9 18 (13.53%) Scrum
9 18 (13.53%) SDLC
10 16 (12.03%) User Stories
11 15 (11.28%) Mentoring
11 15 (11.28%) Test Planning
12 14 (10.53%) Software Testing
13 13 (9.77%) Configuration Management
13 13 (9.77%) Performance Testing
13 13 (9.77%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (36.84%) C#
2 48 (36.09%) Java
3 19 (14.29%) SQL
4 15 (11.28%) Python
5 13 (9.77%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.02%) PHP
7 5 (3.76%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.26%) Ruby
9 2 (1.50%) C
9 2 (1.50%) C++
9 2 (1.50%) Perl
10 1 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (34.59%) ISEB
2 37 (27.82%) ISTQB
3 10 (7.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.01%) Degree
5 1 (0.75%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (19.55%) QA
2 5 (3.76%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (2.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (9.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.76%) Telerik
3 1 (0.75%) CA Agile Central
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