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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
England / Yorkshire
Rank 132 172 200
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +28
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 91 78 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.80% 1.29% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.46% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 87 74 56
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £32,500 £30,625
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%

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
4519 5347 6174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.20% 88.25% 89.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3860 4437 5063
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +39 65 £45,000 +28.57% 5
North Yorkshire +12 19 £55,000 +61.76% 4
South Yorkshire +6 7 £37,500 -3.22%
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 113 (60.11%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (45.21%) Selenium
3 61 (32.45%) C#
4 59 (31.38%) Process Improvement
5 52 (27.66%) Java
6 51 (27.13%) Coaching
7 50 (26.60%) Cucumber
8 48 (25.53%) ISEB
9 47 (25.00%) BDD
10 44 (23.40%) TDD
11 42 (22.34%) Test Automation
12 40 (21.28%) QA
13 39 (20.74%) ISTQB
14 38 (20.21%) .NET
15 37 (19.68%) Automated Testing
16 33 (17.55%) JIRA
17 32 (17.02%) Jenkins
18 31 (16.49%) Manual Testing
18 31 (16.49%) Test Scripting
19 30 (15.96%) SQL
20 29 (15.43%) System Integration Testing
20 29 (15.43%) SDLC
21 27 (14.36%) Software Testing
22 26 (13.83%) WebDriver
23 25 (13.30%) JMeter
24 23 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
25 22 (11.70%) Integration Testing
25 22 (11.70%) Performance Testing
25 22 (11.70%) XML
26 21 (11.17%) Functional Testing

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.32%) GitHub
2 6 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.53%) G Suite
3 1 (0.53%) Office 365
3 1 (0.53%) SaaS
3 1 (0.53%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) HTTP
1 1 (0.53%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 85 (45.21%) Selenium
2 50 (26.60%) Cucumber
3 33 (17.55%) JIRA
4 32 (17.02%) Jenkins
5 26 (13.83%) WebDriver
6 25 (13.30%) JMeter
7 18 (9.57%) SoapUI
8 17 (9.04%) Git (software)
9 15 (7.98%) HP UFT
9 15 (7.98%) Maven
9 15 (7.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (6.91%) LoadRunner
11 9 (4.79%) Appium
12 8 (4.26%) SpecFlow
12 8 (4.26%) YouTrack
13 7 (3.72%) Calabash
14 6 (3.19%) eggPlant
15 5 (2.66%) Octopus Deploy
15 5 (2.66%) TestComplete
15 5 (2.66%) WinRunner
General
1 20 (10.64%) Finance
2 7 (3.72%) Legal
3 6 (3.19%) Games
4 4 (2.13%) Online Betting
4 4 (2.13%) Retail
5 3 (1.60%) Advertising
5 3 (1.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 64 (34.04%) Analyst
2 61 (32.45%) Test Analyst
3 38 (20.21%) Test Manager
4 37 (19.68%) Automation Test Analyst
5 34 (18.09%) Tester
6 29 (15.43%) Automation Tester
7 27 (14.36%) Test Leader
8 17 (9.04%) Senior Analyst
8 17 (9.04%) Senior Test Analyst
8 17 (9.04%) Test Engineer
9 15 (7.98%) Test Automation Engineer
10 14 (7.45%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
11 13 (6.91%) Developer
11 13 (6.91%) Technical Analyst
11 13 (6.91%) Technical Test Analyst
12 12 (6.38%) Automation Test Lead
12 12 (6.38%) Manual Test Analyst
13 11 (5.85%) Senior Automation Tester
13 11 (5.85%) Senior Tester
14 9 (4.79%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.21%) .NET
2 22 (11.70%) XML
3 20 (10.64%) Gherkin
3 20 (10.64%) SOAP
4 19 (10.11%) REST
5 15 (7.98%) Web Services
6 6 (3.19%) AngularJS
6 6 (3.19%) WPF
7 5 (2.66%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (2.66%) WCF
8 4 (2.13%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.13%) LAMP
8 4 (2.13%) Node.js
8 4 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (2.13%) Spring
9 3 (1.60%) HTML
10 2 (1.06%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.06%) CSS
10 2 (1.06%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.72%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.19%) Virtual Team
3 5 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.06%) iPad
6 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.85%) Windows
2 8 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.13%) Linux
4 2 (1.06%) Unix
5 1 (0.53%) Android
5 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (60.11%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (31.38%) Process Improvement
3 51 (27.13%) Coaching
4 47 (25.00%) BDD
5 44 (23.40%) TDD
6 42 (22.34%) Test Automation
7 37 (19.68%) Automated Testing
8 31 (16.49%) Manual Testing
8 31 (16.49%) Test Scripting
9 29 (15.43%) SDLC
9 29 (15.43%) System Integration Testing
10 27 (14.36%) Software Testing
11 23 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (11.70%) Integration Testing
12 22 (11.70%) Performance Testing
13 21 (11.17%) Functional Testing
14 20 (10.64%) Mentoring
15 19 (10.11%) E-Commerce
15 19 (10.11%) User Acceptance Testing
16 18 (9.57%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 61 (32.45%) C#
2 52 (27.66%) Java
3 30 (15.96%) SQL
4 18 (9.57%) Python
5 16 (8.51%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.79%) PHP
7 6 (3.19%) Ruby
8 5 (2.66%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.66%) VB
9 4 (2.13%) VBScript
10 3 (1.60%) C
10 3 (1.60%) C++
11 2 (1.06%) Perl
11 2 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (25.53%) ISEB
2 39 (20.74%) ISTQB
3 10 (5.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (3.19%) Degree
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (21.28%) QA
2 6 (3.19%) SDET
3 2 (1.06%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (9.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.72%) HP
3 5 (2.66%) Telerik
4 2 (1.06%) Google
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle
5 1 (0.53%) CA Agile Central
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