The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 149 148 190
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +42
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 103 72 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.42% 1.34% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.57% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 83 52 34
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +32.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Automated Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5945 4585 4750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.10% 85.35% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4627 3611 3888
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -23 57 £35,000 -4.10% 12
North Yorkshire +3 31 £32,500 +8.33% 3
South Yorkshire -13 8 £41,000 +41.37% 3
East Yorkshire +6 5 - -
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 80 (41.88%) QA
2 79 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (39.27%) Manual Testing
4 74 (38.74%) SQL
5 66 (34.55%) Test Scripting
6 42 (21.99%) Regression Testing
7 41 (21.47%) Java
8 40 (20.94%) Test Strategy
9 39 (20.42%) ISEB
10 37 (19.37%) Web Services
11 36 (18.85%) SOAP
12 35 (18.32%) .NET
13 34 (17.80%) XML
13 34 (17.80%) Scrum
14 33 (17.28%) Selenium
15 32 (16.75%) C#
16 31 (16.23%) HTML
16 31 (16.23%) User Acceptance Testing
17 30 (15.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 29 (15.18%) Project Management
19 27 (14.14%) Software Testing
20 26 (13.61%) Finance
20 26 (13.61%) HTML5
21 25 (13.09%) Microsoft
21 25 (13.09%) Fault Management
22 23 (12.04%) MVC
23 22 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
24 21 (10.99%) JavaScript
25 20 (10.47%) QuickTest Pro
25 20 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.19%) Node.js
2 5 (2.62%) Apache
3 4 (2.09%) IIS
4 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
1 1 (0.52%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (3.66%) MySQL
4 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (17.28%) Selenium
2 20 (10.47%) QuickTest Pro
2 20 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (9.42%) Visual Studio
3 18 (9.42%) Subversion
4 17 (8.90%) Git (software)
5 11 (5.76%) JIRA
6 10 (5.24%) ReSharper
6 10 (5.24%) SoapUI
7 8 (4.19%) WinRunner
7 8 (4.19%) LoadRunner
8 7 (3.66%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.14%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (3.14%) SpecFlow
9 6 (3.14%) Toad
10 4 (2.09%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.57%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.57%) JUnit
11 3 (1.57%) FitNesse
12 2 (1.05%) Maven
General
1 26 (13.61%) Finance
2 10 (5.24%) Retail
3 8 (4.19%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.14%) Banking
5 3 (1.57%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (37.17%) Analyst
2 57 (29.84%) Test Analyst
3 46 (24.08%) Test Engineer
4 37 (19.37%) Senior Test Analyst
4 37 (19.37%) Senior Analyst
5 30 (15.71%) Developer
6 23 (12.04%) Tester
7 17 (8.90%) Senior Test Engineer
8 16 (8.38%) QA Analyst
8 16 (8.38%) Automation Engineer
9 14 (7.33%) .NET Developer
10 12 (6.28%) Software Engineer
11 8 (4.19%) Software Tester
11 8 (4.19%) Software Test Engineer
11 8 (4.19%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.19%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (3.66%) Test Leader
13 6 (3.14%) Automation Test Analyst
13 6 (3.14%) Lead Tester
13 6 (3.14%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.37%) Web Services
2 36 (18.85%) SOAP
3 35 (18.32%) .NET
4 34 (17.80%) XML
5 31 (16.23%) HTML
6 26 (13.61%) HTML5
7 13 (6.81%) ASP.NET
8 10 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (4.71%) Ajax
10 8 (4.19%) JSLint
10 8 (4.19%) Backbone.js
11 7 (3.66%) AngularJS
11 7 (3.66%) WCF
11 7 (3.66%) jQuery
12 6 (3.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (2.62%) .NET Framework
13 5 (2.62%) CSS
14 4 (2.09%) WinForms
14 4 (2.09%) NHibernate
14 4 (2.09%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.66%) NHS
2 4 (2.09%) DTV
2 4 (2.09%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.09%) Open Source
2 4 (2.09%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.09%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.05%) Firmware
4 1 (0.52%) IVR
4 1 (0.52%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.19%) Windows
2 4 (2.09%) Linux
2 4 (2.09%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (39.27%) Manual Testing
3 66 (34.55%) Test Scripting
4 42 (21.99%) Regression Testing
5 40 (20.94%) Test Strategy
6 34 (17.80%) Scrum
7 31 (16.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (15.18%) Project Management
9 27 (14.14%) Software Testing
10 25 (13.09%) Fault Management
11 23 (12.04%) MVC
12 22 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (9.95%) Test Automation
14 16 (8.38%) Time Management
15 15 (7.85%) TDD
16 14 (7.33%) Waterfall
16 14 (7.33%) Non-Functional Testing
17 12 (6.28%) Business Analysis
17 12 (6.28%) Integration Acceptance Testing
18 11 (5.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 74 (38.74%) SQL
2 41 (21.47%) Java
3 32 (16.75%) C#
4 21 (10.99%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.71%) PHP
6 7 (3.66%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.57%) C
7 3 (1.57%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.05%) VBScript
8 2 (1.05%) VB
8 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (20.42%) ISEB
2 30 (15.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 16 (8.38%) Degree
4 11 (5.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (41.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.09%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (13.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.14%) VMware
3 4 (2.09%) Typemock
3 4 (2.09%) Red Gate
3 4 (2.09%) Oracle
4 3 (1.57%) HP
5 2 (1.05%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.52%) JBoss
6 1 (0.52%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.52%) Zend
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