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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 137 106 150
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +44
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 122 184 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.94% 2.58% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 2.92% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 96 128 81
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,050 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
5535 6291 6454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.21% 88.29% 86.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4541 5008 5046
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
(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 -5 92 £45,000 +20.00% 22
North Yorkshire 0 27 £31,500 -3.07% 8
East Yorkshire +1 3 £27,500 -21.42%
South Yorkshire -22 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 131 (49.81%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (38.78%) SQL Server
3 101 (38.40%) SQL
4 87 (33.08%) C#
4 87 (33.08%) Continuous Integration
5 79 (30.04%) .NET
6 73 (27.76%) Java
6 73 (27.76%) Finance
7 68 (25.86%) Degree
8 65 (24.71%) TDD
9 64 (24.33%) Microsoft
10 56 (21.29%) Scrum
10 56 (21.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 52 (19.77%) QA
12 51 (19.39%) MS Excel
13 50 (19.01%) Selenium
13 50 (19.01%) Git (software)
14 45 (17.11%) T-SQL
14 45 (17.11%) Team Foundation Server
15 44 (16.73%) Octopus Deploy
15 44 (16.73%) DevOps
15 44 (16.73%) SDLC
16 42 (15.97%) Manual Testing
16 42 (15.97%) Test Scripting
17 37 (14.07%) Regression Testing
18 36 (13.69%) PowerShell
18 36 (13.69%) Software Engineering
18 36 (13.69%) .NET Framework
18 36 (13.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 35 (13.31%) Software Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 11 (4.18%) Node.js
2 7 (2.66%) JBoss
2 7 (2.66%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 51 (19.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.66%) PaaS
3 5 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.14%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.66%) DNS
1 7 (2.66%) Firewall
1 7 (2.66%) TCP/IP
1 7 (2.66%) VPN
2 6 (2.28%) SSL
3 3 (1.14%) Internet
3 3 (1.14%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.14%) LDAP
3 3 (1.14%) NetScaler
3 3 (1.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (11.41%) NoSQL
4 21 (7.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (6.46%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (4.18%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.80%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.42%) MySQL
8 9 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (3.42%) SSDT
9 8 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.52%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.52%) Redis
13 3 (1.14%) Riak
14 1 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 50 (19.01%) Git (software)
1 50 (19.01%) Selenium
2 45 (17.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 44 (16.73%) Octopus Deploy
4 32 (12.17%) Visual Studio
5 29 (11.03%) Mercurial
6 28 (10.65%) Subversion
7 21 (7.98%) ReSharper
8 19 (7.22%) JIRA
9 17 (6.46%) Calabash
9 17 (6.46%) Jenkins
10 16 (6.08%) Appium
11 15 (5.70%) SoapUI
12 11 (4.18%) Cucumber
13 10 (3.80%) JMeter
14 9 (3.42%) tSQLt
15 8 (3.04%) HP UFT
15 8 (3.04%) WebDriver
16 6 (2.28%) SilkTest
17 5 (1.90%) JBehave
General
1 73 (27.76%) Finance
2 13 (4.94%) Retail
3 12 (4.56%) Banking
4 11 (4.18%) Legal
5 4 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.14%) Games
6 3 (1.14%) Marketing
7 1 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 93 (35.36%) Developer
2 48 (18.25%) Analyst
3 39 (14.83%) Test Analyst
4 35 (13.31%) Java Engineer
5 34 (12.93%) Tester
6 31 (11.79%) SQL Developer
7 30 (11.41%) C# Developer
7 30 (11.41%) Software Engineer
8 29 (11.03%) Senior Developer
8 29 (11.03%) Test Engineer
9 25 (9.51%) Java Software Engineer
10 24 (9.13%) Principal Developer
11 22 (8.37%) Applications Developer
12 20 (7.60%) Lead Developer
13 19 (7.22%) Technical Leader
14 18 (6.84%) Lead C# Developer
14 18 (6.84%) Lead SQL Server Developer
14 18 (6.84%) Software Tester
14 18 (6.84%) SQL Server Developer
15 17 (6.46%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (30.04%) .NET
2 56 (21.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 36 (13.69%) .NET Framework
4 35 (13.31%) Web Services
5 29 (11.03%) WCF
6 22 (8.37%) Entity Framework
7 18 (6.84%) SOAP
8 16 (6.08%) XML
9 14 (5.32%) jQuery
10 13 (4.94%) HTML
10 13 (4.94%) JSON
11 10 (3.80%) ASP.NET
12 9 (3.42%) AngularJS
13 7 (2.66%) CSS
14 6 (2.28%) Behat
14 6 (2.28%) HTML5
14 6 (2.28%) REST
15 5 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (1.90%) Backbone.js
15 5 (1.90%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.89%) Algorithms
1 26 (9.89%) Data Structures
2 19 (7.22%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.94%) Mobile App
5 11 (4.18%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.90%) Chemistry
7 5 (1.90%) Cybercrime
8 3 (1.14%) Blog
8 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.14%) iPad
9 1 (0.38%) Clustering
9 1 (0.38%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.38%) Handset
9 1 (0.38%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.38%) Replication
9 1 (0.38%) Social Media
9 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.08%) Windows
2 11 (4.18%) Android
2 11 (4.18%) Apple iOS
3 10 (3.80%) Linux
4 7 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.14%) Unix
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (49.81%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (33.08%) Continuous Integration
3 65 (24.71%) TDD
4 56 (21.29%) Scrum
5 44 (16.73%) DevOps
5 44 (16.73%) SDLC
6 42 (15.97%) Manual Testing
6 42 (15.97%) Test Scripting
7 37 (14.07%) Regression Testing
8 36 (13.69%) Software Engineering
9 35 (13.31%) Mentoring
9 35 (13.31%) OO
9 35 (13.31%) Software Testing
10 33 (12.55%) BDD
11 26 (9.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 26 (9.89%) Unit Testing
12 25 (9.51%) Test Automation
13 24 (9.13%) ETL
13 24 (9.13%) MVC
13 24 (9.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (38.40%) SQL
2 87 (33.08%) C#
3 73 (27.76%) Java
4 45 (17.11%) T-SQL
5 36 (13.69%) PowerShell
6 31 (11.79%) JavaScript
7 17 (6.46%) Ruby
8 16 (6.08%) PHP
9 11 (4.18%) Objective-C
10 9 (3.42%) Python
11 7 (2.66%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.90%) XAML
13 4 (1.52%) Groovy
14 3 (1.14%) C
15 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.38%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 68 (25.86%) Degree
2 34 (12.93%) ISEB
3 21 (7.98%) ISTQB
4 11 (4.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.90%) HND
6 4 (1.52%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (1.14%) RHCE
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (19.77%) QA
2 6 (2.28%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.14%) SLA
4 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.14%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.14%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (3.42%) Puppet
2 8 (3.04%) Ansible
3 4 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (1.14%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 64 (24.33%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.41%) Oracle
3 14 (5.32%) Apple
4 11 (4.18%) Google
4 11 (4.18%) Perforce
5 8 (3.04%) HP
6 7 (2.66%) Progress
6 7 (2.66%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.90%) Telerik
8 4 (1.52%) Zend
9 3 (1.14%) Brocade
9 3 (1.14%) Citrix
9 3 (1.14%) SaltStack
9 3 (1.14%) VMware
10 2 (0.76%) Epicor
11 1 (0.38%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.38%) Sony
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