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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 97 141 103
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -38
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 180 114 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.46% 1.66% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 2.00% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 139 79 98
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
6371 5704 4595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.08% 82.83% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5186 4318 3694
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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
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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 +24 106 £35,000 +14.75% 22
North Yorkshire +57 49 £30,000 -14.28% 1
South Yorkshire +11 24 £35,750 +22.22% 2
East Yorkshire -5 1 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 150 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (42.05%) SQL
3 103 (34.11%) Test Scripting
4 86 (28.48%) Manual Testing
5 80 (26.49%) QA
6 78 (25.83%) ISEB
7 75 (24.83%) C#
8 73 (24.17%) Selenium
9 70 (23.18%) Regression Testing
10 68 (22.52%) HTML
10 68 (22.52%) Java
11 67 (22.19%) Microsoft
12 62 (20.53%) .NET
12 62 (20.53%) Software Testing
13 60 (19.87%) TDD
14 57 (18.87%) SQL Server
15 50 (16.56%) Test Automation
15 50 (16.56%) HTML5
16 41 (13.58%) Scrum
17 39 (12.91%) Web Services
17 39 (12.91%) JavaScript
17 39 (12.91%) Integration Testing
18 37 (12.25%) MVC
18 37 (12.25%) Finance
19 36 (11.92%) XML
19 36 (11.92%) Unit Testing
19 36 (11.92%) Software Engineering
20 35 (11.59%) WPF
21 34 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
22 33 (10.93%) WCF

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (1.32%) IIS
1 4 (1.32%) Node.js
2 3 (0.99%) JBoss
2 3 (0.99%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.66%) Jetty
4 1 (0.33%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (8.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.28%) Big Data
3 19 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (5.63%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (4.64%) MySQL
7 5 (1.66%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.99%) Redis
8 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.33%) Impala
Development Applications
1 73 (24.17%) Selenium
2 32 (10.60%) ReSharper
2 32 (10.60%) SoapUI
3 27 (8.94%) SpecFlow
4 24 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (7.62%) Subversion
5 23 (7.62%) Visual Studio
6 21 (6.95%) JUnit
7 20 (6.62%) Git (software)
8 19 (6.29%) QuickTest Pro
9 18 (5.96%) FitNesse
10 17 (5.63%) Moq
11 15 (4.97%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (3.64%) JIRA
13 10 (3.31%) Cucumber
14 9 (2.98%) WATIR
15 8 (2.65%) WebDriver
16 5 (1.66%) Jenkins
16 5 (1.66%) Maven
16 5 (1.66%) LoadRunner
General
1 37 (12.25%) Finance
2 33 (10.93%) Retail
3 21 (6.95%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (2.98%) Banking
5 6 (1.99%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.66%) Publishing
7 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 139 (46.03%) Analyst
2 131 (43.38%) Test Analyst
3 66 (21.85%) Developer
4 36 (11.92%) Software Engineer
5 35 (11.59%) Senior Analyst
5 35 (11.59%) Senior Test Analyst
6 24 (7.95%) Tester
7 23 (7.62%) Automation Test Analyst
7 23 (7.62%) Automation Analyst
8 22 (7.28%) Senior Developer
8 22 (7.28%) .NET Developer
9 20 (6.62%) Senior Software Engineer
10 16 (5.30%) Test Engineer
11 15 (4.97%) QA Analyst
12 14 (4.64%) Functional Analyst
12 14 (4.64%) Functional Test Analyst
13 13 (4.30%) SQL DBA
13 13 (4.30%) PHP Developer
13 13 (4.30%) DBA
14 11 (3.64%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (22.52%) HTML
2 62 (20.53%) .NET
3 50 (16.56%) HTML5
4 39 (12.91%) Web Services
5 36 (11.92%) XML
6 35 (11.59%) WPF
7 33 (10.93%) WCF
8 23 (7.62%) ASP.NET
9 20 (6.62%) CSS
10 19 (6.29%) jQuery
11 15 (4.97%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (4.97%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (4.30%) Symfony
13 12 (3.97%) .NET Framework
13 12 (3.97%) Gherkin
13 12 (3.97%) Doctrine
14 11 (3.64%) Spring
14 11 (3.64%) SOAP
15 7 (2.32%) Hibernate
16 4 (1.32%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.32%) User Experience
4 3 (0.99%) Replication
4 3 (0.99%) Clustering
4 3 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.28%) Windows
2 23 (7.62%) Linux
3 20 (6.62%) UNIX
4 17 (5.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (34.11%) Test Scripting
3 86 (28.48%) Manual Testing
4 70 (23.18%) Regression Testing
5 62 (20.53%) Software Testing
6 60 (19.87%) TDD
7 50 (16.56%) Test Automation
8 41 (13.58%) Scrum
9 39 (12.91%) Integration Testing
10 37 (12.25%) MVC
11 36 (11.92%) Software Engineering
11 36 (11.92%) Unit Testing
12 34 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (10.26%) Test Strategy
14 30 (9.93%) User Acceptance Testing
15 29 (9.60%) Functional Testing
16 28 (9.27%) Compatibility Testing
17 27 (8.94%) Fault Management
17 27 (8.94%) OO
18 25 (8.28%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 127 (42.05%) SQL
2 75 (24.83%) C#
3 68 (22.52%) Java
4 39 (12.91%) JavaScript
5 15 (4.97%) PHP
6 11 (3.64%) Ruby
7 9 (2.98%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.65%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.99%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.66%) VBScript
10 5 (1.66%) VB
11 4 (1.32%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.33%) Scala
12 1 (0.33%) C
12 1 (0.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 78 (25.83%) ISEB
2 33 (10.93%) ISTQB
3 25 (8.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (2.98%) Degree
4 9 (2.98%) VCP4
5 1 (0.33%) CISSP
5 1 (0.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (26.49%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (5.63%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.66%) Firmware
2 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.99%) Puppet
2 3 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 67 (22.19%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.63%) Apple
3 13 (4.30%) Zend
4 9 (2.98%) Oracle
5 5 (1.66%) HP
6 4 (1.32%) Citrix
7 3 (0.99%) Telerik
8 2 (0.66%) VMware
8 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.33%) SAP
9 1 (0.33%) Perforce
9 1 (0.33%) Cloudera
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£35-£40K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable depending on Experience+bonus+benefits+training
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £41225 - £54500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Wakefield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Hh Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago