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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 102 165 139
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -26
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 154 85 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.31% 1.20% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 1.43% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 107 59 68
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £25,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+19.06% -
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
5750 5927 4521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.06% 83.37% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4610 4697 3503
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
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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 +41 99 £40,000 +19.40% 11
South Yorkshire +17 25 £42,500 +41.66%
North Yorkshire +35 24 £33,750 -
East Yorkshire +1 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 183 (56.13%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (46.93%) SQL
3 101 (30.98%) C#
4 94 (28.83%) Test Scripting
5 92 (28.22%) HTML
6 89 (27.30%) Java
7 78 (23.93%) Selenium
8 77 (23.62%) Software Testing
9 75 (23.01%) .NET
10 74 (22.70%) QA
11 69 (21.17%) ISEB
12 65 (19.94%) Microsoft
12 65 (19.94%) TDD
13 63 (19.33%) Manual Testing
14 61 (18.71%) JavaScript
15 57 (17.48%) Web Services
15 57 (17.48%) Finance
16 55 (16.87%) Regression Testing
17 52 (15.95%) SQL Server
18 50 (15.34%) XML
18 50 (15.34%) CSS
19 49 (15.03%) Test Automation
20 47 (14.42%) Unit Testing
21 46 (14.11%) Windows
21 46 (14.11%) Scrum
22 45 (13.80%) MVC
22 45 (13.80%) ASP.NET
23 42 (12.88%) Software Engineering
23 42 (12.88%) HTML5
24 41 (12.58%) WPF

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 17 (5.21%) IIS
2 7 (2.15%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.15%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.15%) Jetty
3 6 (1.84%) JBoss
3 6 (1.84%) Confluence
4 4 (1.23%) Node.js
5 3 (0.92%) MTS
6 1 (0.31%) Apache
6 1 (0.31%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.61%) MS Project
3 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.31%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) IPsec
2 1 (0.31%) SSL
2 1 (0.31%) DNS
2 1 (0.31%) DHCP
2 1 (0.31%) FTP
2 1 (0.31%) HTTP
2 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (15.95%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.36%) Relational Database
3 22 (6.75%) MySQL
4 18 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (5.52%) Big Data
5 10 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.15%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.84%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.92%) QlikView
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.31%) Impala
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 78 (23.93%) Selenium
2 29 (8.90%) SoapUI
3 28 (8.59%) Visual Studio
4 27 (8.28%) ReSharper
5 24 (7.36%) QuickTest Pro
6 22 (6.75%) SpecFlow
7 19 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (5.21%) Moq
8 17 (5.21%) FitNesse
8 17 (5.21%) JIRA
9 14 (4.29%) JUnit
10 13 (3.99%) Cucumber
11 12 (3.68%) Firebug
12 10 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (3.07%) WebDriver
13 9 (2.76%) Eclipse
14 6 (1.84%) Maven
14 6 (1.84%) Subversion
14 6 (1.84%) Ant
14 6 (1.84%) Toad
General
1 57 (17.48%) Finance
2 31 (9.51%) Retail
3 24 (7.36%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (2.76%) Banking
5 8 (2.45%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.92%) Marketing
7 1 (0.31%) Electronics
7 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 134 (41.10%) Analyst
2 131 (40.18%) Test Analyst
3 87 (26.69%) Developer
4 40 (12.27%) Software Engineer
5 29 (8.90%) .NET Developer
5 29 (8.90%) Senior Test Analyst
5 29 (8.90%) Senior Analyst
6 23 (7.06%) Tester
7 22 (6.75%) Senior Software Engineer
8 20 (6.13%) Senior Developer
9 19 (5.83%) PHP Developer
10 18 (5.52%) Java Developer
11 17 (5.21%) Automation Analyst
11 17 (5.21%) Applications Developer
11 17 (5.21%) Automation Test Analyst
12 13 (3.99%) Agile Test Analyst
13 12 (3.68%) Senior PHP Developer
13 12 (3.68%) SQL DBA
13 12 (3.68%) DBA
14 11 (3.37%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (28.22%) HTML
2 75 (23.01%) .NET
3 57 (17.48%) Web Services
4 50 (15.34%) XML
4 50 (15.34%) CSS
5 45 (13.80%) ASP.NET
6 42 (12.88%) HTML5
7 41 (12.58%) WPF
8 30 (9.20%) WCF
9 26 (7.98%) jQuery
10 23 (7.06%) SOAP
11 21 (6.44%) Spring
12 19 (5.83%) .NET Framework
12 19 (5.83%) Symfony
13 18 (5.52%) Doctrine
14 16 (4.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (3.68%) Gherkin
15 12 (3.68%) Hibernate
16 10 (3.07%) KnockoutJS
16 10 (3.07%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.21%) User Experience
1 17 (5.21%) Private Cloud
2 16 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.15%) N-Tier
4 5 (1.53%) Open Source
5 4 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.23%) Clustering
5 4 (1.23%) Replication
5 4 (1.23%) NHS
6 2 (0.61%) RIA
7 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.31%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.11%) Windows
2 32 (9.82%) Linux
3 23 (7.06%) UNIX
4 17 (5.21%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (56.13%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (28.83%) Test Scripting
3 77 (23.62%) Software Testing
4 65 (19.94%) TDD
5 63 (19.33%) Manual Testing
6 55 (16.87%) Regression Testing
7 49 (15.03%) Test Automation
8 47 (14.42%) Unit Testing
9 46 (14.11%) Scrum
10 45 (13.80%) MVC
11 42 (12.88%) Software Engineering
12 41 (12.58%) E-Commerce
13 40 (12.27%) Continuous Integration
14 38 (11.66%) Test Management
15 36 (11.04%) OO
16 35 (10.74%) Integration Testing
17 34 (10.43%) Agile Testing
18 33 (10.12%) BDD
19 26 (7.98%) Functional Testing
19 26 (7.98%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 153 (46.93%) SQL
2 101 (30.98%) C#
3 89 (27.30%) Java
4 61 (18.71%) JavaScript
5 26 (7.98%) PHP
6 18 (5.52%) VB.NET
7 12 (3.68%) VBScript
7 12 (3.68%) VB
8 9 (2.76%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.84%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.92%) Ruby
11 2 (0.61%) C++
11 2 (0.61%) VBA
11 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.31%) C
12 1 (0.31%) Python
12 1 (0.31%) Scala
Qualifications
1 69 (21.17%) ISEB
2 36 (11.04%) ISTQB
3 18 (5.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (2.45%) Degree
5 5 (1.53%) CISSP
5 5 (1.53%) CISA
6 3 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (22.70%) QA
System Software
1 17 (5.21%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.31%) Puppet
2 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (19.94%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.13%) Oracle
3 19 (5.83%) Zend
4 17 (5.21%) Apple
5 7 (2.15%) VMware
6 6 (1.84%) HP
7 5 (1.53%) Citrix
8 4 (1.23%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.92%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.92%) Cognos
9 3 (0.92%) Telerik
10 2 (0.61%) Google
10 2 (0.61%) SAP
11 1 (0.31%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.31%) Perforce
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Salary: Market rates + bonus + good benefits
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Go Partnership.
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum +bonus
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Salary: Benefits
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