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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 95 135 109
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -26
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 182 129 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.50% 1.70% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 2.04% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 127 83 96
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
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
6307 6338 4715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.49% 83.54% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5050 4916 3651
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +13 108 £37,500 +13.63% 8
South Yorkshire +25 38 £42,500 +63.46%
North Yorkshire +48 31 £32,500 -7.14% 2
East Yorkshire -8 4 £35,000 +29.62%
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 174 (52.89%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (42.55%) SQL
3 106 (32.22%) Test Scripting
4 93 (28.27%) C#
5 90 (27.36%) Java
6 85 (25.84%) HTML
7 83 (25.23%) Selenium
8 82 (24.92%) ISEB
9 79 (24.01%) Manual Testing
10 76 (23.10%) QA
11 74 (22.49%) Software Testing
12 73 (22.19%) .NET
13 72 (21.88%) Microsoft
14 66 (20.06%) Regression Testing
15 65 (19.76%) TDD
16 57 (17.33%) JavaScript
17 56 (17.02%) SQL Server
18 55 (16.72%) Test Automation
19 47 (14.29%) Finance
20 46 (13.98%) Web Services
21 43 (13.07%) Scrum
21 43 (13.07%) HTML5
21 43 (13.07%) Unit Testing
22 42 (12.77%) XML
23 41 (12.46%) MVC
24 40 (12.16%) Software Engineering
25 39 (11.85%) WPF
25 39 (11.85%) CSS
26 38 (11.55%) Integration Testing
27 37 (11.25%) Continuous Integration

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (3.65%) IIS
2 6 (1.82%) Tomcat
2 6 (1.82%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.82%) Jetty
3 5 (1.52%) JBoss
3 5 (1.52%) Node.js
4 4 (1.22%) Confluence
5 2 (0.61%) MTS
6 1 (0.30%) Apache
6 1 (0.30%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.91%) MS Office
3 2 (0.61%) MS Project
3 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.30%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.30%) IPsec
2 1 (0.30%) DHCP
2 1 (0.30%) FTP
2 1 (0.30%) HTTP
2 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.30%) DNS
2 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (5.78%) Big Data
4 18 (5.47%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.17%) MySQL
6 13 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.13%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.52%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.91%) Redis
11 1 (0.30%) Impala
11 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.30%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 83 (25.23%) Selenium
2 30 (9.12%) ReSharper
3 29 (8.81%) SoapUI
4 27 (8.21%) Visual Studio
5 25 (7.60%) SpecFlow
6 24 (7.29%) QuickTest Pro
7 23 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (5.17%) Moq
8 17 (5.17%) JUnit
8 17 (5.17%) FitNesse
9 16 (4.86%) JIRA
10 14 (4.26%) Cucumber
11 13 (3.95%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (3.95%) Subversion
12 10 (3.04%) Firebug
13 9 (2.74%) Git (software)
14 8 (2.43%) WebDriver
15 6 (1.82%) Jenkins
15 6 (1.82%) Eclipse
15 6 (1.82%) Toad
General
1 47 (14.29%) Finance
2 32 (9.73%) Retail
3 21 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (3.34%) Banking
5 7 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.61%) Marketing
7 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 146 (44.38%) Analyst
2 142 (43.16%) Test Analyst
3 79 (24.01%) Developer
4 38 (11.55%) Software Engineer
5 27 (8.21%) Senior Analyst
5 27 (8.21%) .NET Developer
5 27 (8.21%) Senior Test Analyst
6 24 (7.29%) Senior Software Engineer
7 22 (6.69%) Tester
8 20 (6.08%) Automation Test Analyst
8 20 (6.08%) Automation Analyst
9 19 (5.78%) Senior Developer
10 17 (5.17%) Java Developer
11 14 (4.26%) DBA
11 14 (4.26%) Functional Test Analyst
11 14 (4.26%) SQL DBA
11 14 (4.26%) PHP Developer
11 14 (4.26%) Functional Analyst
12 12 (3.65%) Test Leader
13 11 (3.34%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (25.84%) HTML
2 73 (22.19%) .NET
3 46 (13.98%) Web Services
4 43 (13.07%) HTML5
5 42 (12.77%) XML
6 39 (11.85%) CSS
6 39 (11.85%) WPF
7 35 (10.64%) WCF
7 35 (10.64%) ASP.NET
8 24 (7.29%) jQuery
9 19 (5.78%) SOAP
10 18 (5.47%) Spring
11 17 (5.17%) .NET Framework
12 14 (4.26%) Symfony
13 13 (3.95%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (3.95%) Doctrine
14 12 (3.65%) Gherkin
14 12 (3.65%) Hibernate
15 11 (3.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.17%) Private Cloud
2 14 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.34%) User Experience
4 6 (1.82%) N-Tier
5 5 (1.52%) Open Source
6 4 (1.22%) Replication
6 4 (1.22%) Clustering
6 4 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.61%) RIA
8 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.64%) Windows
2 27 (8.21%) Linux
3 24 (7.29%) UNIX
4 17 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (52.89%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (32.22%) Test Scripting
3 79 (24.01%) Manual Testing
4 74 (22.49%) Software Testing
5 66 (20.06%) Regression Testing
6 65 (19.76%) TDD
7 55 (16.72%) Test Automation
8 43 (13.07%) Unit Testing
8 43 (13.07%) Scrum
9 41 (12.46%) MVC
10 40 (12.16%) Software Engineering
11 38 (11.55%) Integration Testing
12 37 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (10.33%) Test Management
13 34 (10.33%) E-Commerce
14 31 (9.42%) Compatibility Testing
15 30 (9.12%) Functional Testing
16 29 (8.81%) Agile Testing
17 28 (8.51%) BDD
18 27 (8.21%) OO
Programming Languages
1 140 (42.55%) SQL
2 93 (28.27%) C#
3 90 (27.36%) Java
4 57 (17.33%) JavaScript
5 19 (5.78%) PHP
6 13 (3.95%) VB.NET
7 11 (3.34%) VBScript
7 11 (3.34%) VB
8 8 (2.43%) Ruby
8 8 (2.43%) PL/SQL
8 8 (2.43%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.91%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.61%) VBA
10 2 (0.61%) C++
11 1 (0.30%) Python
11 1 (0.30%) C
11 1 (0.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 82 (24.92%) ISEB
2 36 (10.94%) ISTQB
3 20 (6.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (3.04%) Degree
5 5 (1.52%) CISSP
5 5 (1.52%) CISA
6 3 (0.91%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (23.10%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (5.17%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.22%) Puppet
2 4 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 72 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.17%) Oracle
2 17 (5.17%) Apple
3 14 (4.26%) Zend
4 7 (2.13%) VMware
5 6 (1.82%) HP
6 5 (1.52%) Citrix
7 4 (1.22%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.91%) Telerik
9 2 (0.61%) Google
10 1 (0.30%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.30%) Perforce
10 1 (0.30%) SAP
Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare + other
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare + other
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago