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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 115 145 178
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +33
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 66 60 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.89% 1.43% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.61% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 62 56 37
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%

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
3118 3725 4172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.32% 88.52% 89.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2712 3132 3372
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +38 65 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Wetherby - 1 £31,500 -
Automation Testing
Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 100 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (53.85%) Selenium
3 51 (39.23%) C#
4 48 (36.92%) ISEB
5 46 (35.38%) Java
6 41 (31.54%) TDD
6 41 (31.54%) Cucumber
7 39 (30.00%) BDD
7 39 (30.00%) ISTQB
8 31 (23.85%) Jenkins
9 30 (23.08%) Test Automation
10 29 (22.31%) Process Improvement
10 29 (22.31%) System Integration Testing
11 27 (20.77%) Automated Testing
12 26 (20.00%) .NET
12 26 (20.00%) Coaching
13 23 (17.69%) WebDriver
14 22 (16.92%) XML
14 22 (16.92%) Software Testing
14 22 (16.92%) QA
15 21 (16.15%) JMeter
16 20 (15.38%) SOAP
17 18 (13.85%) Python
17 18 (13.85%) SQL
17 18 (13.85%) Finance
17 18 (13.85%) Manual Testing
17 18 (13.85%) SoapUI
18 17 (13.08%) REST
18 17 (13.08%) JIRA
18 17 (13.08%) E-Commerce

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 (0.77%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.92%) GitHub
2 6 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.77%) G Suite
3 1 (0.77%) Office 365
3 1 (0.77%) SaaS
3 1 (0.77%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) HTTP
1 1 (0.77%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.15%) SQL Server
1 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.08%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 70 (53.85%) Selenium
2 41 (31.54%) Cucumber
3 31 (23.85%) Jenkins
4 23 (17.69%) WebDriver
5 21 (16.15%) JMeter
6 18 (13.85%) SoapUI
7 17 (13.08%) JIRA
8 15 (11.54%) Maven
9 14 (10.77%) Git (software)
10 13 (10.00%) LoadRunner
11 9 (6.92%) Appium
12 6 (4.62%) HP UFT
12 6 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (3.85%) JUnit
13 5 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (3.85%) WinRunner
14 4 (3.08%) Calabash
14 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio
15 2 (1.54%) eggPlant
15 2 (1.54%) Ranorex
General
1 18 (13.85%) Finance
2 6 (4.62%) Games
3 5 (3.85%) Legal
4 4 (3.08%) Online Betting
4 4 (3.08%) Retail
5 3 (2.31%) Advertising
6 2 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (36.92%) Analyst
2 45 (34.62%) Test Analyst
3 30 (23.08%) Tester
4 27 (20.77%) Automation Test Analyst
5 25 (19.23%) Automation Tester
6 23 (17.69%) Test Leader
7 16 (12.31%) Test Engineer
8 15 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (11.54%) Senior Test Analyst
9 13 (10.00%) Developer
9 13 (10.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
9 13 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
9 13 (10.00%) Technical Test Analyst
10 12 (9.23%) Test Automation Engineer
11 11 (8.46%) Automation Test Lead
12 9 (6.92%) Senior Automation Tester
12 9 (6.92%) Senior Tester
12 9 (6.92%) Test Manager
13 8 (6.15%) Manual Test Analyst
14 7 (5.38%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.00%) .NET
2 22 (16.92%) XML
3 20 (15.38%) SOAP
4 17 (13.08%) REST
5 14 (10.77%) Gherkin
6 13 (10.00%) Web Services
7 6 (4.62%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (3.85%) WCF
8 5 (3.85%) WPF
9 4 (3.08%) LAMP
9 4 (3.08%) Node.js
9 4 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (2.31%) HTML
11 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.54%) CSS
11 2 (1.54%) Dropwizard
11 2 (1.54%) NumPy
11 2 (1.54%) RESTEasy
12 1 (0.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.38%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.08%) Virtual Team
3 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.08%) Linux
2 2 (1.54%) Unix
3 1 (0.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (31.54%) TDD
3 39 (30.00%) BDD
4 30 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 29 (22.31%) Process Improvement
5 29 (22.31%) System Integration Testing
6 27 (20.77%) Automated Testing
7 26 (20.00%) Coaching
8 22 (16.92%) Software Testing
9 18 (13.85%) Manual Testing
10 17 (13.08%) E-Commerce
11 16 (12.31%) User Stories
12 15 (11.54%) SDLC
12 15 (11.54%) Test Planning
12 15 (11.54%) Test Scripting
13 14 (10.77%) Integration Testing
14 13 (10.00%) Performance Testing
14 13 (10.00%) Scrum
15 12 (9.23%) Mentoring
16 11 (8.46%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (39.23%) C#
2 46 (35.38%) Java
3 18 (13.85%) Python
3 18 (13.85%) SQL
4 14 (10.77%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.15%) PHP
6 5 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.85%) Ruby
7 3 (2.31%) C
7 3 (2.31%) C++
8 2 (1.54%) Perl
8 2 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (36.92%) ISEB
2 39 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 10 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (4.62%) Degree
5 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.92%) QA
2 4 (3.08%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.62%) Telerik
3 1 (0.77%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (0.77%) Google
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum + bonus, training, pension ect
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago