The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 69 158 190
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +32
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 135 61 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.71% 1.36% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 1.53% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 125 57 29
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
3282 3979 4481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.19% 89.04% 88.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2863 3252 3517
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,459 £30,000 £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%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the West Yorkshire region.

Test Automation Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Test Automation
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 Test Automation within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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 +72 107 £44,000 -2.22% 13
Bradford +12 20 £42,500 -
Halifax - 10 £35,000 - 5
Test Automation
Yorkshire

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 197 (79.44%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (60.48%) Selenium
3 91 (36.69%) Scrum
4 90 (36.29%) Software Testing
5 85 (34.27%) ISEB
6 84 (33.87%) Java
6 84 (33.87%) ISTQB
7 83 (33.47%) Automated Testing
8 79 (31.85%) Functional Testing
9 73 (29.44%) Test Strategy
10 69 (27.82%) SQL
10 69 (27.82%) .NET
11 65 (26.21%) QA
12 62 (25.00%) Finance
12 62 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 62 (25.00%) SoapUI
12 62 (25.00%) Cucumber
13 58 (23.39%) Mentoring
14 53 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
15 51 (20.56%) E-Commerce
16 50 (20.16%) C#
17 48 (19.35%) Kanban
18 45 (18.15%) Waterfall
19 44 (17.74%) BDD
19 44 (17.74%) JavaScript
20 43 (17.34%) WebDriver
21 42 (16.94%) Regression Testing
22 41 (16.53%) Team Foundation Server
22 41 (16.53%) Test Management
23 40 (16.13%) TDD

Test Automation
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:

Applications
1 1 (0.40%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.26%) GitHub
2 4 (1.61%) Trello
3 1 (0.40%) G Suite
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) Office 365
3 1 (0.40%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.63%) HTTP
2 4 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.48%) Relational Database
2 20 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (6.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.81%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.40%) MySQL
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 150 (60.48%) Selenium
2 62 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 62 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 43 (17.34%) WebDriver
4 41 (16.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 36 (14.52%) Jenkins
6 16 (6.45%) Git (software)
7 13 (5.24%) JIRA
7 13 (5.24%) Octopus Deploy
7 13 (5.24%) TeamCity
8 12 (4.84%) LoadRunner
8 12 (4.84%) SpecFlow
9 10 (4.03%) Ranorex
10 9 (3.63%) JMeter
11 7 (2.82%) Appium
11 7 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (2.42%) FitNesse
12 6 (2.42%) HP UFT
12 6 (2.42%) JUnit
12 6 (2.42%) Robot Framework
General
1 62 (25.00%) Finance
2 34 (13.71%) Retail
3 27 (10.89%) Banking
4 26 (10.48%) Legal
5 14 (5.65%) Games
6 3 (1.21%) Advertising
7 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 106 (42.74%) Test Engineer
2 56 (22.58%) Analyst
3 55 (22.18%) Test Analyst
4 49 (19.76%) Senior Test Engineer
5 47 (18.95%) Test Automation Engineer
6 38 (15.32%) Test Leader
7 34 (13.71%) Senior Analyst
7 34 (13.71%) Senior Test Analyst
8 26 (10.48%) Lead Test Analyst
9 25 (10.08%) Developer
10 24 (9.68%) Developer in Test
11 22 (8.87%) Test Manager
12 21 (8.47%) Software Test Engineer
13 19 (7.66%) Automation Test Analyst
14 16 (6.45%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
15 14 (5.65%) Consultant
15 14 (5.65%) Test Consultant
15 14 (5.65%) Web Analyst
15 14 (5.65%) Web Test Analyst
16 13 (5.24%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (27.82%) .NET
2 16 (6.45%) Web Services
3 14 (5.65%) ASP.NET
3 14 (5.65%) XML
4 12 (4.84%) SOAP
5 10 (4.03%) REST
6 6 (2.42%) Gherkin
7 5 (2.02%) WSDL
7 5 (2.02%) XSD
8 4 (1.61%) Behat
8 4 (1.61%) Velocity
9 2 (0.81%) WPF
10 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.40%) CSS
10 1 (0.40%) HTML
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.40%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.61%) Minimum Viable Product
3 4 (1.61%) Virtual Team
4 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.81%) Driving Licence
4 2 (0.81%) NHS
5 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.21%) Android
1 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (79.44%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (36.69%) Scrum
3 90 (36.29%) Software Testing
4 83 (33.47%) Automated Testing
5 79 (31.85%) Functional Testing
6 73 (29.44%) Test Strategy
7 62 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 58 (23.39%) Mentoring
9 53 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (20.56%) E-Commerce
11 48 (19.35%) Kanban
12 45 (18.15%) Waterfall
13 44 (17.74%) BDD
14 42 (16.94%) Regression Testing
15 41 (16.53%) Test Management
16 40 (16.13%) TDD
17 38 (15.32%) SDLC
17 38 (15.32%) Software Delivery
18 31 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
18 31 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (33.87%) Java
2 69 (27.82%) SQL
3 50 (20.16%) C#
4 44 (17.74%) JavaScript
5 36 (14.52%) Ruby
6 26 (10.48%) Python
7 24 (9.68%) Scala
8 14 (5.65%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.82%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.61%) C
11 3 (1.21%) C++
11 3 (1.21%) PHP
12 2 (0.81%) Perl
13 1 (0.40%) VB
13 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 85 (34.27%) ISEB
2 84 (33.87%) ISTQB
3 38 (15.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 18 (7.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 13 (5.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (26.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (13.31%) Oracle
2 15 (6.05%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.23%) Progress
4 1 (0.40%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.40%) Google
4 1 (0.40%) HP
4 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.40%) SOASTA, Inc
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum + bonus, training, pension ect
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
iSource IT
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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