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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 148 168 171
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 47 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.20% 0.91% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.00% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 44
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,350
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
3549 4317 4258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.84% 91.23% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2991 3461 3316
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +48 43 £35,000 - 6
Bradford -1 2 £45,000 +80.00%
Batley - 1 £32,500 -
Automation Testing
Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 53 (71.62%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (60.81%) Selenium
3 34 (45.95%) C#
4 31 (41.89%) Manual Testing
5 28 (37.84%) QA
5 28 (37.84%) ISEB
6 26 (35.14%) SQL
7 23 (31.08%) ISTQB
8 21 (28.38%) Java
9 20 (27.03%) .NET
9 20 (27.03%) WebDriver
9 20 (27.03%) SoapUI
10 19 (25.68%) Scrum
11 17 (22.97%) Cucumber
11 17 (22.97%) BDD
11 17 (22.97%) Software Testing
12 16 (21.62%) Python
13 15 (20.27%) Test Automation
13 15 (20.27%) Test Strategy
14 13 (17.57%) SpecFlow
15 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
15 12 (16.22%) Mentoring
16 11 (14.86%) Coaching
16 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
16 11 (14.86%) Finance
16 11 (14.86%) Test Scripting
17 10 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
18 8 (10.81%) TDD
18 8 (10.81%) Automated Testing
18 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering

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 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
1 1 (1.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (60.81%) Selenium
2 20 (27.03%) SoapUI
2 20 (27.03%) WebDriver
3 17 (22.97%) Cucumber
4 13 (17.57%) SpecFlow
5 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.76%) TeamCity
6 4 (5.41%) Appium
6 4 (5.41%) JIRA
7 3 (4.05%) Gatling
7 3 (4.05%) JMeter
8 2 (2.70%) Calabash
8 2 (2.70%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.70%) JBehave
8 2 (2.70%) Ranorex
8 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.35%) LoadUI
9 1 (1.35%) NeoLoad
9 1 (1.35%) WATIR
9 1 (1.35%) WebLOAD
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.35%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Legal
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Analyst
1 26 (35.14%) Test Analyst
2 25 (33.78%) Test Engineer
3 19 (25.68%) Tester
4 15 (20.27%) Automation Test Analyst
5 13 (17.57%) QA Tester
6 8 (10.81%) QA Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) QA Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) QA Test Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) QA Test Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Systems Test Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Systems Tester
6 8 (10.81%) Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Test Leader
7 7 (9.46%) Software Test Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) Software Tester
8 6 (8.11%) Automation Tester
9 5 (6.76%) Automation Test Lead
9 5 (6.76%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.03%) .NET
2 7 (9.46%) Web Services
3 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.11%) CSS
3 6 (8.11%) HTML
4 5 (6.76%) XML
5 3 (4.05%) LAMP
6 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.70%) Behat
6 2 (2.70%) Node.js
6 2 (2.70%) WPF
7 1 (1.35%) Buildbot
7 1 (1.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.70%) iPad
1 2 (2.70%) NHS
2 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Android
1 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (71.62%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (41.89%) Manual Testing
3 19 (25.68%) Scrum
4 17 (22.97%) BDD
4 17 (22.97%) Software Testing
5 15 (20.27%) Test Automation
5 15 (20.27%) Test Strategy
6 12 (16.22%) Mentoring
7 11 (14.86%) Coaching
7 11 (14.86%) Test Scripting
8 10 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (10.81%) Automated Testing
9 8 (10.81%) Functional Testing
9 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
9 8 (10.81%) System Integration Testing
9 8 (10.81%) TDD
10 7 (9.46%) SOA
10 7 (9.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (8.11%) Performance Testing
11 6 (8.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.95%) C#
2 26 (35.14%) SQL
3 21 (28.38%) Java
4 16 (21.62%) Python
5 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
6 7 (9.46%) PHP
7 6 (8.11%) Ruby
8 2 (2.70%) Scala
9 1 (1.35%) C
9 1 (1.35%) C++
9 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (37.84%) ISEB
2 23 (31.08%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (37.84%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle
3 2 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (1.35%) Facebook
4 1 (1.35%) Telerik
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Incredible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £52,000 per annum £52000 + 12% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
360 Resourcing
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago