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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 155 175 167
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 42 41 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.08% 0.86% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.95% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 49
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 £31,500 £30,600 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,937 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.43% +1.16%
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
3541 4302 4269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.66% 90.13% 87.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3003 3409 3386
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 30 July 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 July 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 +41 42 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Automation Testing
Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 64 (73.56%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (68.97%) Selenium
3 39 (44.83%) Manual Testing
4 33 (37.93%) QA
5 32 (36.78%) C#
6 29 (33.33%) ISEB
6 29 (33.33%) WebDriver
7 28 (32.18%) ISTQB
7 28 (32.18%) SQL
8 26 (29.89%) Scrum
9 24 (27.59%) .NET
10 22 (25.29%) SoapUI
11 21 (24.14%) Java
12 19 (21.84%) Test Scripting
12 19 (21.84%) Test Strategy
12 19 (21.84%) BDD
13 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
14 17 (19.54%) Software Testing
15 16 (18.39%) Cucumber
15 16 (18.39%) Test Automation
16 15 (17.24%) Python
17 14 (16.09%) Finance
18 13 (14.94%) MS Excel
19 12 (13.79%) Functional Testing
19 12 (13.79%) SpecFlow
19 12 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 12 (13.79%) Mentoring
20 11 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
20 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
21 9 (10.34%) User Acceptance 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
2 1 (1.15%) MTS
Applications
1 13 (14.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 60 (68.97%) Selenium
2 29 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 22 (25.29%) SoapUI
4 16 (18.39%) Cucumber
5 12 (13.79%) SpecFlow
6 7 (8.05%) HP UFT
7 6 (6.90%) TeamCity
8 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
8 5 (5.75%) JIRA
9 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.30%) Appium
10 2 (2.30%) Calabash
10 2 (2.30%) Gatling
10 2 (2.30%) JBehave
10 2 (2.30%) JMeter
10 2 (2.30%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.30%) Toad
11 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
11 1 (1.15%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (16.09%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (43.68%) Analyst
1 38 (43.68%) Test Analyst
2 29 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 26 (29.89%) Tester
4 20 (22.99%) Automation Test Analyst
5 16 (18.39%) QA Tester
6 13 (14.94%) Systems Tester
7 12 (13.79%) QA Analyst
7 12 (13.79%) QA Engineer
7 12 (13.79%) QA Test Analyst
7 12 (13.79%) QA Test Engineer
7 12 (13.79%) Systems Test Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) Test Automation Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) Test Leader
9 7 (8.05%) Software Test Engineer
9 7 (8.05%) Software Tester
10 6 (6.90%) Automation Tester
10 6 (6.90%) Manual Test Analyst
11 5 (5.75%) Automation Test Lead
11 5 (5.75%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.59%) .NET
2 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET
2 7 (8.05%) HTML
3 6 (6.90%) CSS
3 6 (6.90%) XML
4 4 (4.60%) LAMP
4 4 (4.60%) Web Services
5 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.30%) Behat
5 2 (2.30%) J2EE
5 2 (2.30%) Node.js
5 2 (2.30%) WPF
6 1 (1.15%) JSON
6 1 (1.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.45%) iPad
2 2 (2.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.30%) Android
1 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (73.56%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (44.83%) Manual Testing
3 26 (29.89%) Scrum
4 19 (21.84%) BDD
4 19 (21.84%) Test Scripting
4 19 (21.84%) Test Strategy
5 17 (19.54%) Software Testing
6 16 (18.39%) Test Automation
7 12 (13.79%) Functional Testing
7 12 (13.79%) Mentoring
8 11 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (10.34%) Coaching
9 9 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
9 9 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (9.20%) SDLC
10 8 (9.20%) SOA
10 8 (9.20%) TDD
11 6 (6.90%) Automated Testing
11 6 (6.90%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.90%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.78%) C#
2 28 (32.18%) SQL
3 21 (24.14%) Java
4 15 (17.24%) Python
5 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.20%) PHP
7 4 (4.60%) Ruby
8 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (33.33%) ISEB
2 28 (32.18%) ISTQB
3 12 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (37.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.15%) Facebook
3 1 (1.15%) Google
3 1 (1.15%) Twitter
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