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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 170 176 151
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 32 31 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.81% 0.67% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.75% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 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 £29,900 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
3598 4107 4412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.02% 89.40% 88.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3008 3256 3540
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 £65,000 £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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +27 32 £35,000 -30.00% 9
Automation Testing
Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 86 (82.69%) Selenium
2 75 (72.12%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (48.08%) ISTQB
4 41 (39.42%) SQL
5 40 (38.46%) ISEB
6 39 (37.50%) Manual Testing
7 35 (33.65%) .NET
8 33 (31.73%) Test Scripting
8 33 (31.73%) WebDriver
9 32 (30.77%) QA
10 31 (29.81%) Scrum
10 31 (29.81%) Microsoft
11 30 (28.85%) C#
12 28 (26.92%) Java
13 27 (25.96%) Software Testing
14 24 (23.08%) BDD
14 24 (23.08%) Test Strategy
15 23 (22.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 22 (21.15%) SoapUI
17 21 (20.19%) Test Automation
17 21 (20.19%) MS Excel
18 18 (17.31%) Finance
19 15 (14.42%) Cucumber
20 13 (12.50%) SDLC
20 13 (12.50%) Test Management
20 13 (12.50%) HP UFT
21 12 (11.54%) XML
21 12 (11.54%) Functional Testing
22 11 (10.58%) Python
22 11 (10.58%) SQL Server

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 (0.96%) MTS
Applications
1 21 (20.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) HTTP
2 2 (1.92%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.96%) Big Data
4 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 86 (82.69%) Selenium
2 33 (31.73%) WebDriver
3 22 (21.15%) SoapUI
4 15 (14.42%) Cucumber
5 13 (12.50%) HP UFT
6 8 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 8 (7.69%) JIRA
7 6 (5.77%) SpecFlow
7 6 (5.77%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.81%) JUnit
8 5 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (4.81%) TeamCity
8 5 (4.81%) Toad
9 4 (3.85%) Git (software)
10 3 (2.88%) Appium
10 3 (2.88%) Calabash
10 3 (2.88%) Gatling
10 3 (2.88%) JBehave
10 3 (2.88%) JMeter
10 3 (2.88%) Selenium IDE
General
1 18 (17.31%) Finance
2 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (52.88%) Analyst
1 55 (52.88%) Test Analyst
2 34 (32.69%) Test Engineer
3 29 (27.88%) Tester
4 27 (25.96%) Automation Test Analyst
5 17 (16.35%) QA Tester
5 17 (16.35%) Systems Tester
6 15 (14.42%) QA Analyst
6 15 (14.42%) QA Engineer
6 15 (14.42%) QA Test Analyst
6 15 (14.42%) QA Test Engineer
6 15 (14.42%) Systems Test Engineer
7 11 (10.58%) Test Automation Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) Manual Test Analyst
9 9 (8.65%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 7 (6.73%) Software Tester
11 6 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (5.77%) Senior Test Analyst
11 6 (5.77%) Senior Test Engineer
11 6 (5.77%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (33.65%) .NET
2 12 (11.54%) XML
3 10 (9.62%) HTML
4 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET
5 6 (5.77%) CSS
6 5 (4.81%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.85%) J2EE
7 4 (3.85%) JSON
7 4 (3.85%) LAMP
8 3 (2.88%) Behat
8 3 (2.88%) Node.js
8 3 (2.88%) Web Services
9 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.92%) WCF
9 2 (1.92%) WinForms
10 1 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.81%) iPad
2 1 (0.96%) Chemistry
2 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.96%) Cybercrime
2 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (0.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (72.12%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 33 (31.73%) Test Scripting
4 31 (29.81%) Scrum
5 27 (25.96%) Software Testing
6 24 (23.08%) BDD
6 24 (23.08%) Test Strategy
7 21 (20.19%) Test Automation
8 13 (12.50%) SDLC
8 13 (12.50%) Test Management
9 12 (11.54%) Functional Testing
10 10 (9.62%) Build Automation
10 10 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (8.65%) Mentoring
12 8 (7.69%) Automated Testing
12 8 (7.69%) Performance Testing
12 8 (7.69%) TDD
13 7 (6.73%) System Integration Testing
14 5 (4.81%) Non-Functional Testing
14 5 (4.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (39.42%) SQL
2 30 (28.85%) C#
3 28 (26.92%) Java
4 11 (10.58%) Python
5 8 (7.69%) PHP
6 7 (6.73%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.85%) Ruby
8 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 50 (48.08%) ISTQB
2 40 (38.46%) ISEB
3 23 (22.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (29.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.73%) Oracle
3 3 (2.88%) Facebook
3 3 (2.88%) Twitter
4 1 (0.96%) Google
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