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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 124 178 155
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -23
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 137 77 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.00% 1.08% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.30% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 91 61 42
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
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
5961 5918 4427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.09% 83.28% 83.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4876 4619 3413
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 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 3 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 +44 94 £42,500 +30.76% 14
North Yorkshire +15 26 £45,000 +38.46% 1
South Yorkshire +1 11 £46,000 +21.85%
East Yorkshire +4 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 179 (56.11%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (51.72%) SQL
3 99 (31.03%) Java
4 94 (29.47%) C#
5 89 (27.90%) HTML
6 74 (23.20%) Test Scripting
7 73 (22.88%) Selenium
8 71 (22.26%) .NET
9 70 (21.94%) JavaScript
10 69 (21.63%) TDD
11 68 (21.32%) Web Services
12 66 (20.69%) Windows
13 65 (20.38%) QA
14 64 (20.06%) Software Testing
15 60 (18.81%) Manual Testing
16 59 (18.50%) CSS
17 55 (17.24%) ISEB
17 55 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
18 52 (16.30%) Finance
19 49 (15.36%) Microsoft
19 49 (15.36%) ASP.NET
20 48 (15.05%) Unit Testing
21 47 (14.73%) E-Commerce
21 47 (14.73%) Regression Testing
21 47 (14.73%) MVC
22 46 (14.42%) Test Automation
23 45 (14.11%) XML
24 41 (12.85%) OO
25 40 (12.54%) Visual Studio
25 40 (12.54%) Integration Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (7.21%) IIS
2 7 (2.19%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.19%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.19%) Jetty
3 6 (1.88%) JBoss
3 6 (1.88%) Confluence
4 5 (1.57%) Node.js
5 3 (0.94%) MTS
6 1 (0.31%) Apache
6 1 (0.31%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.63%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.31%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) IPsec
2 1 (0.31%) DHCP
2 1 (0.31%) FTP
2 1 (0.31%) HTTP
2 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.31%) DNS
2 1 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 28 (8.78%) MySQL
4 16 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.82%) QlikView
6 7 (2.19%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.88%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.63%) Big Data
11 1 (0.31%) Impala
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 73 (22.88%) Selenium
2 40 (12.54%) Visual Studio
3 22 (6.90%) HP UFT
4 20 (6.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (4.39%) Cucumber
6 12 (3.76%) JUnit
6 12 (3.76%) JIRA
7 9 (2.82%) Eclipse
7 9 (2.82%) Subversion
7 9 (2.82%) Firebug
8 8 (2.51%) SoapUI
9 7 (2.19%) WebDriver
10 6 (1.88%) SpecFlow
10 6 (1.88%) Maven
10 6 (1.88%) Toad
10 6 (1.88%) ReSharper
10 6 (1.88%) Ant
10 6 (1.88%) LoadRunner
11 5 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.57%) FitNesse
General
1 52 (16.30%) Finance
2 18 (5.64%) Retail
3 11 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.51%) Banking
6 3 (0.94%) Marketing
7 2 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
8 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 113 (35.42%) Analyst
2 110 (34.48%) Test Analyst
3 99 (31.03%) Developer
4 37 (11.60%) Tester
5 32 (10.03%) .NET Developer
6 26 (8.15%) Software Engineer
7 25 (7.84%) Senior Developer
8 24 (7.52%) Senior Analyst
8 24 (7.52%) Senior Test Analyst
8 24 (7.52%) PHP Developer
9 21 (6.58%) Applications Developer
10 18 (5.64%) Java Developer
11 17 (5.33%) Senior PHP Developer
12 15 (4.70%) Automation Test Analyst
12 15 (4.70%) Senior Applications Developer
12 15 (4.70%) Automation Analyst
13 13 (4.08%) Test Engineer
14 12 (3.76%) Agile Test Analyst
15 11 (3.45%) Systems Tester
15 11 (3.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (27.90%) HTML
2 71 (22.26%) .NET
3 68 (21.32%) Web Services
4 59 (18.50%) CSS
5 49 (15.36%) ASP.NET
6 45 (14.11%) XML
7 30 (9.40%) HTML5
8 27 (8.46%) jQuery
9 26 (8.15%) WPF
10 24 (7.52%) Symfony
10 24 (7.52%) .NET Framework
11 23 (7.21%) WCF
11 23 (7.21%) SOAP
11 23 (7.21%) Doctrine
12 22 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 21 (6.58%) Spring
14 15 (4.70%) Hibernate
15 10 (3.13%) J2EE
15 10 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.46%) User Experience
2 15 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.82%) NHS
4 8 (2.51%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.19%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.25%) Replication
7 4 (1.25%) Clustering
7 4 (1.25%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.25%) RIA
8 2 (0.63%) Online Games
9 1 (0.31%) Social Media
9 1 (0.31%) EMV
9 1 (0.31%) DTV
9 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 66 (20.69%) Windows
2 35 (10.97%) Linux
3 20 (6.27%) UNIX
4 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.57%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.94%) Android
7 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (56.11%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (23.20%) Test Scripting
3 69 (21.63%) TDD
4 64 (20.06%) Software Testing
5 60 (18.81%) Manual Testing
6 55 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (15.05%) Unit Testing
8 47 (14.73%) MVC
8 47 (14.73%) E-Commerce
8 47 (14.73%) Regression Testing
9 46 (14.42%) Test Automation
10 41 (12.85%) OO
11 40 (12.54%) Integration Testing
12 37 (11.60%) Test Management
12 37 (11.60%) Scrum
13 36 (11.29%) BDD
14 34 (10.66%) SDLC
15 29 (9.09%) Software Engineering
16 26 (8.15%) Mentoring
17 23 (7.21%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 165 (51.72%) SQL
2 99 (31.03%) Java
3 94 (29.47%) C#
4 70 (21.94%) JavaScript
5 32 (10.03%) PHP
6 25 (7.84%) VB.NET
7 12 (3.76%) VBScript
7 12 (3.76%) VB
8 10 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.51%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.25%) C++
10 4 (1.25%) Ruby
11 3 (0.94%) C
11 3 (0.94%) Python
12 2 (0.63%) VBA
13 1 (0.31%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (17.24%) ISEB
2 29 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 14 (4.39%) Degree
4 13 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.57%) CISSP
5 5 (1.57%) CISA
6 3 (0.94%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (20.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.31%) Puppet
2 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (15.36%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.52%) Zend
3 20 (6.27%) Oracle
4 9 (2.82%) Business Objects
4 9 (2.82%) Cognos
5 7 (2.19%) VMware
6 5 (1.57%) HP
6 5 (1.57%) Citrix
7 4 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.94%) Telerik
9 2 (0.63%) Google
10 1 (0.31%) SAP
10 1 (0.31%) Apple
10 1 (0.31%) Cloudera
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