The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 168 217 200
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -17
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 95 52 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.51% 0.73% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 0.83% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 91 50 43
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,125 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Automation 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
5487 6301 5558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.29% 88.36% 84.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4568 5169 4214
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% -

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Yorkshire region.

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Automation 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 Automation Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 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
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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 +54 74 £35,000 -4.10% 13
North Yorkshire +29 18 £32,500 - 2
South Yorkshire +11 9 £37,500 +13.63%
East Yorkshire - 1 £34,000 - 1
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 80 (53.69%) Selenium
2 77 (51.68%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (37.58%) SQL
4 53 (35.57%) C#
5 52 (34.90%) ISTQB
6 50 (33.56%) .NET
7 43 (28.86%) Microsoft
8 42 (28.19%) ISEB
8 42 (28.19%) QA
9 38 (25.50%) Java
10 33 (22.15%) Test Scripting
11 30 (20.13%) Functional Testing
11 30 (20.13%) MS Excel
12 29 (19.46%) Software Testing
12 29 (19.46%) SQL Server
13 28 (18.79%) Scrum
13 28 (18.79%) Manual Testing
14 25 (16.78%) Finance
15 24 (16.11%) Test Automation
16 21 (14.09%) WebDriver
17 20 (13.42%) Test Management
17 20 (13.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 18 (12.08%) .NET Framework
18 18 (12.08%) HP UFT
19 17 (11.41%) Test Strategy
19 17 (11.41%) BDD
20 16 (10.74%) User Acceptance Testing
21 15 (10.07%) Cucumber
22 14 (9.40%) SoapUI
22 14 (9.40%) WCF

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.34%) Node.js
Applications
1 30 (20.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) HTTP
2 2 (1.34%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.37%) Big Data
4 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.34%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.34%) OLAP
4 2 (1.34%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 80 (53.69%) Selenium
2 21 (14.09%) WebDriver
3 18 (12.08%) HP UFT
4 15 (10.07%) Cucumber
5 14 (9.40%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (9.40%) SoapUI
6 12 (8.05%) JIRA
7 7 (4.70%) Jenkins
8 6 (4.03%) Jasmine
8 6 (4.03%) JUnit
8 6 (4.03%) Moq
8 6 (4.03%) Ranorex
9 5 (3.36%) Git (software)
9 5 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.68%) Hudson
10 4 (2.68%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.68%) Toad
10 4 (2.68%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.01%) JMeter
12 2 (1.34%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (16.78%) Finance
2 5 (3.36%) Marketing
3 4 (2.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.67%) Banking
4 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (39.60%) Analyst
1 59 (39.60%) Test Analyst
2 35 (23.49%) Tester
3 30 (20.13%) Automation Analyst
3 30 (20.13%) Automation Test Analyst
4 28 (18.79%) Test Engineer
5 24 (16.11%) Developer
6 20 (13.42%) C# Developer
7 19 (12.75%) QA Tester
8 18 (12.08%) Automation Engineer
8 18 (12.08%) Software Tester
9 17 (11.41%) Test Automation Engineer
10 14 (9.40%) .NET Developer
10 14 (9.40%) Azure Developer
10 14 (9.40%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (9.40%) C# Programmer
10 14 (9.40%) C# WCF Developer
10 14 (9.40%) SQL Programmer
10 14 (9.40%) Test Leader
10 14 (9.40%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (33.56%) .NET
2 18 (12.08%) .NET Framework
3 14 (9.40%) ASP.NET
3 14 (9.40%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (9.40%) WCF
3 14 (9.40%) WinForms
4 9 (6.04%) Web Services
4 9 (6.04%) XML
5 6 (4.03%) D3.js
5 6 (4.03%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (3.36%) HTML
7 4 (2.68%) J2EE
7 4 (2.68%) JSON
8 3 (2.01%) LAMP
9 2 (1.34%) Behat
9 2 (1.34%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.34%) SOAP
10 1 (0.67%) CSS
10 1 (0.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.01%) iPad
3 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.34%) User Experience
4 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.67%) Chemistry
4 1 (0.67%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.72%) Linux
2 1 (0.67%) Unix
2 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (51.68%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.15%) Test Scripting
3 30 (20.13%) Functional Testing
4 29 (19.46%) Software Testing
5 28 (18.79%) Manual Testing
5 28 (18.79%) Scrum
6 24 (16.11%) Test Automation
7 20 (13.42%) Test Management
8 17 (11.41%) BDD
8 17 (11.41%) Test Strategy
9 16 (10.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (8.72%) Non-Functional Testing
10 13 (8.72%) SDLC
10 13 (8.72%) Web Testing
11 11 (7.38%) Mentoring
12 10 (6.71%) Integration Testing
12 10 (6.71%) Performance Testing
13 9 (6.04%) Build Automation
14 8 (5.37%) Waterfall
15 7 (4.70%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (37.58%) SQL
2 53 (35.57%) C#
3 38 (25.50%) Java
4 14 (9.40%) PowerShell
5 13 (8.72%) PHP
6 11 (7.38%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.70%) Python
8 5 (3.36%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.01%) C
10 2 (1.34%) Ruby
10 2 (1.34%) VBScript
11 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (34.90%) ISTQB
2 42 (28.19%) ISEB
3 20 (13.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (4.03%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.03%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (28.19%) QA
2 2 (1.34%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (28.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.38%) Oracle
3 6 (4.03%) Google
4 3 (2.01%) HP
4 3 (2.01%) Twitter
5 2 (1.34%) Facebook
5 2 (1.34%) Telerik
6 1 (0.67%) Cognos
6 1 (0.67%) Unisys
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Exceptional Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS!!
Posted: 12 hours ago
East Riding
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Salary: £20018 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 Per Annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Incredible benefits
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Huge Benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + package and generous bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £33 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
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Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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