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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 134 171 192
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +21
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 130 60 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.73% 1.08% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.26% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 111 50 36
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,106 £38,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
6245 4757 4759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.22% 85.85% 80.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4904 3778 3893
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 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -5 69 £35,000 +16.66% 13
North Yorkshire +4 31 £32,500 +14.03% 2
South Yorkshire 0 22 £40,500 -19.00% 4
East Yorkshire +8 6 - -
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 81 (40.70%) SQL
2 79 (39.70%) QA
3 75 (37.69%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (37.19%) Manual Testing
5 57 (28.64%) Test Scripting
6 54 (27.14%) Java
7 44 (22.11%) Web Services
8 41 (20.60%) Regression Testing
9 40 (20.10%) HTML
10 39 (19.60%) Scrum
11 37 (18.59%) Test Strategy
12 35 (17.59%) HTML5
12 35 (17.59%) Selenium
12 35 (17.59%) .NET
12 35 (17.59%) XML
13 33 (16.58%) C#
13 33 (16.58%) MVC
14 31 (15.58%) Fault Management
15 30 (15.08%) Subversion
15 30 (15.08%) JavaScript
15 30 (15.08%) SOAP
15 30 (15.08%) Project Management
16 29 (14.57%) TDD
16 29 (14.57%) Software Testing
17 28 (14.07%) User Acceptance Testing
18 26 (13.07%) Git (software)
19 25 (12.56%) Continuous Integration
20 24 (12.06%) Finance
21 21 (10.55%) Test Automation
22 20 (10.05%) Time Management

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (4.02%) Node.js
2 5 (2.51%) Apache
3 4 (2.01%) IIS
4 3 (1.51%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.51%) JBoss
5 2 (1.01%) Jetty
5 2 (1.01%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Rackspace Cloud
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.55%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.53%) MySQL
3 12 (6.03%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.52%) Big Data
6 5 (2.51%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.01%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (17.59%) Selenium
2 30 (15.08%) Subversion
3 26 (13.07%) Git (software)
4 20 (10.05%) Visual Studio
5 18 (9.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (8.54%) QuickTest Pro
7 14 (7.04%) SoapUI
8 12 (6.03%) JUnit
9 11 (5.53%) JIRA
9 11 (5.53%) ReSharper
10 8 (4.02%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (4.02%) SpecFlow
11 6 (3.02%) Eclipse
11 6 (3.02%) Toad
12 5 (2.51%) WATIR
12 5 (2.51%) Cucumber
12 5 (2.51%) WebDriver
12 5 (2.51%) Ant
12 5 (2.51%) Maven
13 4 (2.01%) WinRunner
General
1 24 (12.06%) Finance
2 15 (7.54%) Retail
3 8 (4.02%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.02%) Banking
4 3 (1.51%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.50%) Games
5 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (35.18%) Analyst
2 56 (28.14%) Test Analyst
3 42 (21.11%) Developer
3 42 (21.11%) Test Engineer
4 37 (18.59%) Senior Analyst
4 37 (18.59%) Senior Test Analyst
5 20 (10.05%) Tester
6 19 (9.55%) Automation Engineer
7 16 (8.04%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.04%) QA Analyst
7 16 (8.04%) .NET Developer
8 13 (6.53%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (4.52%) PHP Developer
10 8 (4.02%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (4.02%) Senior PHP Developer
11 7 (3.52%) Team Leader
11 7 (3.52%) Software Engineer
12 6 (3.02%) QA Tester
12 6 (3.02%) Java Developer
12 6 (3.02%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (22.11%) Web Services
2 40 (20.10%) HTML
3 35 (17.59%) HTML5
3 35 (17.59%) .NET
3 35 (17.59%) XML
4 30 (15.08%) SOAP
5 12 (6.03%) ASP.NET
6 9 (4.52%) Ajax
6 9 (4.52%) WCF
6 9 (4.52%) jQuery
6 9 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (4.02%) CSS
7 8 (4.02%) AngularJS
7 8 (4.02%) JSLint
7 8 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (4.02%) Backbone.js
8 7 (3.52%) Symfony
9 5 (2.51%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.51%) Spring
10 4 (2.01%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.02%) NHS
3 4 (2.01%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.01%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.01%) Open Source
4 3 (1.51%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.51%) DTV
5 1 (0.50%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.04%) Linux
2 12 (6.03%) Windows
3 4 (2.01%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (37.69%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (37.19%) Manual Testing
3 57 (28.64%) Test Scripting
4 41 (20.60%) Regression Testing
5 39 (19.60%) Scrum
6 37 (18.59%) Test Strategy
7 33 (16.58%) MVC
8 31 (15.58%) Fault Management
9 30 (15.08%) Project Management
10 29 (14.57%) TDD
10 29 (14.57%) Software Testing
11 28 (14.07%) User Acceptance Testing
12 25 (12.56%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (10.55%) Test Automation
14 20 (10.05%) Time Management
15 17 (8.54%) OO
16 14 (7.04%) Unit Testing
16 14 (7.04%) DevOps
16 14 (7.04%) Automation Testing
17 13 (6.53%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 81 (40.70%) SQL
2 54 (27.14%) Java
3 33 (16.58%) C#
4 30 (15.08%) JavaScript
5 15 (7.54%) PHP
6 8 (4.02%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.51%) Ruby
7 5 (2.51%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.01%) C
8 4 (2.01%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.01%) VBScript
9 2 (1.01%) VB
10 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (10.05%) ISEB
2 19 (9.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (7.04%) Degree
4 8 (4.02%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (39.70%) QA
2 2 (1.01%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.51%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.51%) Firmware
2 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (2.01%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.50%) Puppet
2 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.52%) Zend
3 6 (3.02%) VMware
3 6 (3.02%) Oracle
4 3 (1.51%) Red Gate
4 3 (1.51%) Typemock
4 3 (1.51%) HP
5 2 (1.01%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.50%) Rackspace
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£45K + 20% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: TO £35000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum TO £40K
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago