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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 138 169 157
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -12
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 139 71 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.94% 1.16% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 1.39% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 113 61 66
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
6152 5098 4941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 85.68% 83.64% 79.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4977 3927 4115
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 December 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 18 December 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
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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 +12 80 £35,000 +16.66% 18
North Yorkshire +30 33 £30,000 -0.82% 3
South Yorkshire +2 24 £27,500 -21.42% 3
East Yorkshire -7 2 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 105 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (39.09%) SQL
3 88 (36.21%) Manual Testing
4 83 (34.16%) QA
5 76 (31.28%) Test Scripting
6 56 (23.05%) HTML
7 55 (22.63%) Java
7 55 (22.63%) .NET
8 51 (20.99%) C#
8 51 (20.99%) Regression Testing
8 51 (20.99%) Software Testing
9 50 (20.58%) Selenium
9 50 (20.58%) HTML5
10 46 (18.93%) ISEB
11 45 (18.52%) Microsoft
12 39 (16.05%) TDD
13 38 (15.64%) Scrum
14 37 (15.23%) Test Strategy
15 35 (14.40%) JavaScript
15 35 (14.40%) SQL Server
16 34 (13.99%) Web Services
16 34 (13.99%) XML
16 34 (13.99%) MVC
16 34 (13.99%) Subversion
16 34 (13.99%) Continuous Integration
17 33 (13.58%) Fault Management
18 32 (13.17%) Test Automation
19 30 (12.35%) Retail
19 30 (12.35%) Git (software)
19 30 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (2.88%) Node.js
2 3 (1.23%) JBoss
2 3 (1.23%) Apache
2 3 (1.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.82%) Jetty
3 2 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.40%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.58%) Big Data
3 12 (4.94%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (3.70%) MySQL
6 7 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.06%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 50 (20.58%) Selenium
2 34 (13.99%) Subversion
3 30 (12.35%) Git (software)
4 27 (11.11%) SoapUI
5 25 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (9.47%) Visual Studio
7 20 (8.23%) ReSharper
8 19 (7.82%) JUnit
9 17 (7.00%) SpecFlow
10 13 (5.35%) JIRA
10 13 (5.35%) QuickTest Pro
11 11 (4.53%) FitNesse
11 11 (4.53%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (3.70%) Moq
12 9 (3.70%) WATIR
13 7 (2.88%) WebDriver
14 6 (2.47%) Eclipse
15 5 (2.06%) Ant
15 5 (2.06%) Maven
15 5 (2.06%) Ranorex
General
1 30 (12.35%) Retail
2 25 (10.29%) Finance
3 11 (4.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (3.29%) Banking
5 6 (2.47%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 105 (43.21%) Analyst
2 91 (37.45%) Test Analyst
3 47 (19.34%) Developer
4 42 (17.28%) Senior Analyst
4 42 (17.28%) Senior Test Analyst
5 31 (12.76%) Test Engineer
6 23 (9.47%) Tester
7 21 (8.64%) Senior Developer
8 20 (8.23%) Software Engineer
9 19 (7.82%) .NET Developer
10 18 (7.41%) QA Analyst
11 16 (6.58%) Automation Engineer
12 11 (4.53%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (4.53%) Senior Software Engineer
13 10 (4.12%) Automation Test Analyst
13 10 (4.12%) Automation Analyst
14 8 (3.29%) Test Leader
14 8 (3.29%) PHP Developer
15 7 (2.88%) SQL DBA
15 7 (2.88%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (23.05%) HTML
2 55 (22.63%) .NET
3 50 (20.58%) HTML5
4 34 (13.99%) Web Services
4 34 (13.99%) XML
5 24 (9.88%) WCF
6 18 (7.41%) ASP.NET
7 17 (7.00%) SOAP
7 17 (7.00%) WPF
8 12 (4.94%) jQuery
9 11 (4.53%) .NET Framework
9 11 (4.53%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (4.12%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (4.12%) CSS
11 8 (3.29%) Ajax
12 7 (2.88%) Symfony
12 7 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (2.88%) JSLint
12 7 (2.88%) Doctrine
13 6 (2.47%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.65%) Open Source
4 3 (1.23%) NHS
5 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.76%) Linux
2 11 (4.53%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.88%) Windows
4 3 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (36.21%) Manual Testing
3 76 (31.28%) Test Scripting
4 51 (20.99%) Software Testing
4 51 (20.99%) Regression Testing
5 39 (16.05%) TDD
6 38 (15.64%) Scrum
7 37 (15.23%) Test Strategy
8 34 (13.99%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (13.99%) MVC
9 33 (13.58%) Fault Management
10 32 (13.17%) Test Automation
11 30 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (9.88%) Software Engineering
12 24 (9.88%) Project Management
13 21 (8.64%) Integration Testing
13 21 (8.64%) Automation Testing
14 20 (8.23%) DevOps
14 20 (8.23%) Unit Testing
14 20 (8.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (39.09%) SQL
2 55 (22.63%) Java
3 51 (20.99%) C#
4 35 (14.40%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.12%) PHP
6 9 (3.70%) Ruby
7 6 (2.47%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.47%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.06%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.65%) C
10 3 (1.23%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (18.93%) ISEB
2 26 (10.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 21 (8.64%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (34.16%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.23%) Firmware
3 1 (0.41%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.23%) Puppet
2 3 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.70%) Apple
3 7 (2.88%) Zend
4 5 (2.06%) HP
5 4 (1.65%) Oracle
6 1 (0.41%) SAP
6 1 (0.41%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.41%) VMware
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