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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 120 134 155
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +21
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 140 151 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.23% 2.11% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.39% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 113 121 76
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
5474 6316 5666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.25% 88.39% 85.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4557 5195 4296
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 +45 123 £50,000 +42.85% 14
North Yorkshire -26 8 £31,500 +5.00% 4
East Yorkshire +2 7 £30,000 -11.11% 2
South Yorkshire -8 1 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 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.

1 146 (57.25%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (52.16%) SQL
3 110 (43.14%) SQL Server
4 107 (41.96%) C#
5 91 (35.69%) Continuous Integration
6 78 (30.59%) .NET
7 74 (29.02%) Degree
8 73 (28.63%) Java
9 59 (23.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 56 (21.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 56 (21.96%) Finance
10 56 (21.96%) Scrum
10 56 (21.96%) QA
11 54 (21.18%) TDD
11 54 (21.18%) T-SQL
11 54 (21.18%) MS Excel
11 54 (21.18%) Microsoft
12 50 (19.61%) Software Engineering
13 49 (19.22%) Software Testing
14 47 (18.43%) Octopus Deploy
15 45 (17.65%) Selenium
15 45 (17.65%) Test Scripting
15 45 (17.65%) Manual Testing
16 42 (16.47%) Visual Studio
17 41 (16.08%) OO
17 41 (16.08%) .NET Framework
17 41 (16.08%) SDLC
17 41 (16.08%) Functional Testing
17 41 (16.08%) Git (software)
18 38 (14.90%) Oracle

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 8 (3.14%) Node.js
2 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 54 (21.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.14%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.78%) GitHub
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.78%) FTP
2 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (43.14%) SQL Server
2 36 (14.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 25 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 24 (9.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (4.71%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (3.92%) MySQL
8 8 (3.14%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (3.14%) SSDT
9 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.57%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.57%) Redis
11 3 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 3 (1.18%) QlikView
12 2 (0.78%) Big Data
12 2 (0.78%) Riak
Development Applications
1 56 (21.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (18.43%) Octopus Deploy
3 45 (17.65%) Selenium
4 42 (16.47%) Visual Studio
5 41 (16.08%) Git (software)
6 36 (14.12%) Subversion
7 33 (12.94%) Mercurial
8 25 (9.80%) ReSharper
9 12 (4.71%) JIRA
10 9 (3.53%) MSTest
11 8 (3.14%) Firebug
11 8 (3.14%) SoapUI
11 8 (3.14%) tSQLt
12 7 (2.75%) Jenkins
12 7 (2.75%) WebDriver
13 6 (2.35%) HP UFT
14 5 (1.96%) JMeter
14 5 (1.96%) NUnit
14 5 (1.96%) SilkTest
15 4 (1.57%) Cucumber
General
1 56 (21.96%) Finance
2 14 (5.49%) Retail
3 9 (3.53%) Banking
4 7 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.35%) Legal
6 5 (1.96%) Games
7 4 (1.57%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.18%) Marketing
9 1 (0.39%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 98 (38.43%) Developer
2 45 (17.65%) Test Engineer
3 42 (16.47%) Software Engineer
4 40 (15.69%) C# Developer
5 39 (15.29%) SQL Developer
6 37 (14.51%) Java Engineer
7 34 (13.33%) Analyst
8 32 (12.55%) Lead Developer
9 31 (12.16%) Test Analyst
9 31 (12.16%) Tester
10 30 (11.76%) Principal Developer
10 30 (11.76%) Senior Developer
11 28 (10.98%) Applications Developer
12 27 (10.59%) Lead C# Developer
12 27 (10.59%) Lead SQL Server Developer
12 27 (10.59%) SQL Server Developer
13 26 (10.20%) Java Software Engineer
14 19 (7.45%) Software Developer
14 19 (7.45%) T-SQL Developer
15 18 (7.06%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (30.59%) .NET
2 59 (23.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 41 (16.08%) .NET Framework
4 34 (13.33%) WCF
4 34 (13.33%) Web Services
5 32 (12.55%) HTML
6 28 (10.98%) ASP.NET
7 25 (9.80%) Entity Framework
8 20 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (7.84%) HTML5
9 16 (6.27%) CSS
10 13 (5.10%) WPF
11 9 (3.53%) Hibernate
11 9 (3.53%) J2EE
11 9 (3.53%) jQuery
11 9 (3.53%) JSP
12 8 (3.14%) XML
13 7 (2.75%) Apache Flex
13 7 (2.75%) SOAP
13 7 (2.75%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.20%) Algorithms
1 26 (10.20%) Data Structures
2 11 (4.31%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.14%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.14%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.75%) Chemistry
5 7 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.75%) NHS
6 5 (1.96%) User Experience
7 2 (0.78%) Blog
7 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.78%) Mobile Games
7 2 (0.78%) Social Media
8 1 (0.39%) Clustering
8 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.39%) Java Card
8 1 (0.39%) Replication
8 1 (0.39%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.02%) Windows
2 8 (3.14%) Unix
3 7 (2.75%) Android
3 7 (2.75%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.35%) Linux
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (57.25%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (35.69%) Continuous Integration
3 56 (21.96%) Scrum
4 54 (21.18%) TDD
5 50 (19.61%) Software Engineering
6 49 (19.22%) Software Testing
7 45 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 45 (17.65%) Test Scripting
8 41 (16.08%) Functional Testing
8 41 (16.08%) OO
8 41 (16.08%) SDLC
9 36 (14.12%) Mentoring
10 31 (12.16%) DevOps
11 30 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
12 27 (10.59%) MVC
13 26 (10.20%) BDD
14 24 (9.41%) Test Automation
15 22 (8.63%) Regression Testing
15 22 (8.63%) Test Management
16 20 (7.84%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 133 (52.16%) SQL
2 107 (41.96%) C#
3 73 (28.63%) Java
4 54 (21.18%) T-SQL
5 37 (14.51%) JavaScript
6 35 (13.73%) PowerShell
7 14 (5.49%) Ruby
8 12 (4.71%) PHP
9 7 (2.75%) Python
10 5 (1.96%) XAML
11 4 (1.57%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.57%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.18%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.18%) VBScript
13 2 (0.78%) C
13 2 (0.78%) VB
13 2 (0.78%) VB6
14 1 (0.39%) C++
14 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (29.02%) Degree
2 33 (12.94%) ISEB
3 21 (8.24%) ISTQB
4 20 (7.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.96%) HND
6 4 (1.57%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (21.96%) QA
2 3 (1.18%) SLA
3 2 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.18%) Puppet
3 1 (0.39%) Ansible
3 1 (0.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (21.18%) Microsoft
2 38 (14.90%) Oracle
3 7 (2.75%) HP
3 7 (2.75%) Progress
4 5 (1.96%) Telerik
5 3 (1.18%) Cognos
6 2 (0.78%) Apple
6 2 (0.78%) SaltStack
6 2 (0.78%) Zend
7 1 (0.39%) Citrix
7 1 (0.39%) Epicor
7 1 (0.39%) Google
7 1 (0.39%) Pega
7 1 (0.39%) Perforce
7 1 (0.39%) Sony
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