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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 125 176 141
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -35
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 139 78 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.01% 1.10% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.33% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 95 63 48
Average salary £43,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.30% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £50,884 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
6062 5853 4444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.86% 82.82% 84.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4966 4569 3429
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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 +61 109 £42,500 +21.42% 13
North Yorkshire +8 22 £45,000 +38.46% 3
South Yorkshire -7 3 £46,000 +21.85% 4
East Yorkshire +5 2 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 191 (58.95%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (54.32%) SQL
3 110 (33.95%) Java
4 97 (29.94%) C#
4 97 (29.94%) HTML
5 78 (24.07%) JavaScript
5 78 (24.07%) .NET
6 73 (22.53%) Windows
7 72 (22.22%) Web Services
7 72 (22.22%) TDD
8 69 (21.30%) Continuous Integration
9 66 (20.37%) Software Testing
9 66 (20.37%) CSS
10 65 (20.06%) Test Scripting
11 62 (19.14%) Selenium
12 57 (17.59%) QA
13 54 (16.67%) ASP.NET
14 53 (16.36%) Manual Testing
15 52 (16.05%) MVC
15 52 (16.05%) Finance
16 49 (15.12%) OO
17 48 (14.81%) ISEB
18 47 (14.51%) E-Commerce
18 47 (14.51%) Unit Testing
19 45 (13.89%) XML
19 45 (13.89%) SDLC
20 44 (13.58%) BDD
20 44 (13.58%) Visual Studio
20 44 (13.58%) Microsoft
21 43 (13.27%) Test Automation

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (7.10%) IIS
2 10 (3.09%) Jetty
3 8 (2.47%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.47%) Node.js
4 7 (2.16%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.85%) JBoss
5 6 (1.85%) Apache
5 6 (1.85%) Confluence
6 5 (1.54%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.93%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.93%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.93%) MTS
8 2 (0.62%) Liferay
8 2 (0.62%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.62%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.31%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.54%) SaaS
5 4 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.93%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.93%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.62%) Sumo Logic
7 2 (0.62%) IaaS
8 1 (0.31%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.85%) Internet
2 3 (0.93%) DNS
2 3 (0.93%) HTTP
3 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.31%) DHCP
3 1 (0.31%) FTP
3 1 (0.31%) SSL
3 1 (0.31%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (12.65%) SQL Server
2 35 (10.80%) Relational Database
3 31 (9.57%) MySQL
4 17 (5.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (3.70%) QlikView
5 12 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (1.85%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.54%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.54%) Redis
7 5 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.23%) Big Data
8 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.23%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.62%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.62%) HBase
Development Applications
1 62 (19.14%) Selenium
2 44 (13.58%) Visual Studio
3 23 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (6.17%) HP UFT
5 14 (4.32%) Subversion
6 13 (4.01%) JUnit
6 13 (4.01%) Cucumber
7 12 (3.70%) JIRA
8 11 (3.40%) Git (software)
9 10 (3.09%) Eclipse
10 9 (2.78%) Maven
10 9 (2.78%) Mercurial
11 8 (2.47%) Firebug
12 7 (2.16%) NUnit
12 7 (2.16%) MSTest
12 7 (2.16%) LoadRunner
12 7 (2.16%) Jenkins
13 6 (1.85%) Ant
13 6 (1.85%) WebDriver
14 5 (1.54%) Toad
General
1 52 (16.05%) Finance
2 24 (7.41%) Retail
3 13 (4.01%) Banking
4 11 (3.40%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.54%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.93%) Marketing
8 2 (0.62%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 107 (33.02%) Developer
2 91 (28.09%) Analyst
3 88 (27.16%) Test Analyst
4 39 (12.04%) Tester
5 32 (9.88%) Software Engineer
6 31 (9.57%) .NET Developer
7 29 (8.95%) Senior Developer
8 25 (7.72%) PHP Developer
9 24 (7.41%) Applications Developer
10 23 (7.10%) Test Engineer
11 22 (6.79%) Java Developer
12 19 (5.86%) Senior PHP Developer
13 18 (5.56%) Senior Applications Developer
14 17 (5.25%) Senior Test Analyst
14 17 (5.25%) Senior Analyst
15 15 (4.63%) Automation Engineer
16 14 (4.32%) Systems Tester
17 11 (3.40%) Software Tester
17 11 (3.40%) Test Manager
17 11 (3.40%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (29.94%) HTML
2 78 (24.07%) .NET
3 72 (22.22%) Web Services
4 66 (20.37%) CSS
5 54 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 45 (13.89%) XML
7 38 (11.73%) HTML5
8 30 (9.26%) Spring
9 28 (8.64%) jQuery
10 26 (8.02%) WPF
10 26 (8.02%) .NET Framework
11 25 (7.72%) Symfony
11 25 (7.72%) Doctrine
12 24 (7.41%) SOAP
13 22 (6.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 21 (6.48%) Hibernate
15 17 (5.25%) J2EE
15 17 (5.25%) WCF
16 14 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (3.40%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.95%) User Experience
2 16 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.01%) NHS
4 8 (2.47%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.16%) N-Tier
6 6 (1.85%) Replication
6 6 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.23%) Clustering
7 4 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.23%) RIA
8 2 (0.62%) Online Games
9 1 (0.31%) Java Card
9 1 (0.31%) Social Media
9 1 (0.31%) EMV
9 1 (0.31%) DTV
9 1 (0.31%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.31%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 73 (22.53%) Windows
2 40 (12.35%) Linux
3 21 (6.48%) UNIX
4 6 (1.85%) Android
4 6 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.85%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.85%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.62%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (58.95%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (22.22%) TDD
3 69 (21.30%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (20.37%) Software Testing
5 65 (20.06%) Test Scripting
6 53 (16.36%) Manual Testing
7 52 (16.05%) MVC
8 49 (15.12%) OO
9 47 (14.51%) E-Commerce
9 47 (14.51%) Unit Testing
10 45 (13.89%) SDLC
11 44 (13.58%) BDD
12 43 (13.27%) Test Automation
13 41 (12.65%) Integration Testing
14 40 (12.35%) Scrum
15 39 (12.04%) Software Engineering
16 38 (11.73%) Regression Testing
16 38 (11.73%) Mentoring
17 36 (11.11%) Test Management
18 24 (7.41%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 176 (54.32%) SQL
2 110 (33.95%) Java
3 97 (29.94%) C#
4 78 (24.07%) JavaScript
5 35 (10.80%) PHP
6 25 (7.72%) VB.NET
7 11 (3.40%) T-SQL
8 9 (2.78%) VBScript
8 9 (2.78%) Ruby
9 8 (2.47%) VB
9 8 (2.47%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.85%) C++
10 6 (1.85%) Python
11 3 (0.93%) C
11 3 (0.93%) Scala
12 2 (0.62%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.62%) Go
12 2 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (14.81%) ISEB
2 28 (8.64%) ISTQB
3 21 (6.48%) Degree
4 12 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.54%) CISSP
5 5 (1.54%) CISA
6 3 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (17.59%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.62%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.62%) Docker
2 2 (0.62%) HDFS
3 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.93%) Puppet
2 3 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.62%) Ansible
3 2 (0.62%) Salt
3 2 (0.62%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.62%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.62%) Nagios
3 2 (0.62%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 44 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.72%) Zend
3 19 (5.86%) Oracle
4 12 (3.70%) Cognos
5 8 (2.47%) VMware
6 7 (2.16%) HP
7 5 (1.54%) Citrix
8 4 (1.23%) Google
9 3 (0.93%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.62%) Telerik
10 2 (0.62%) New Relic
10 2 (0.62%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.62%) Splunk
10 2 (0.62%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.31%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.31%) SAP
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
WANdisco
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience, plus bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Sky Bet
Posted: 14 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Car, 20% bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
York
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 24 days ago
Goole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits package
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