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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 119 192 205
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +13
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 113 51 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.12% 0.81% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 0.92% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 105 45 64
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
4743 5544 6567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.00% 88.45% 88.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4093 4516 5260
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,600
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 7 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +80 83 £42,500 +6.25% 7
South Yorkshire -1 14 £37,500 -6.25%
North Yorkshire - 14 £55,500 - 1
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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.

1 109 (54.77%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (43.72%) Selenium
3 65 (32.66%) C#
4 59 (29.65%) Process Improvement
5 54 (27.14%) Coaching
6 52 (26.13%) ISEB
7 50 (25.13%) Java
8 48 (24.12%) QA
8 48 (24.12%) Manual Testing
9 44 (22.11%) BDD
10 43 (21.61%) Cucumber
11 42 (21.11%) .NET
12 40 (20.10%) SQL
13 38 (19.10%) ISTQB
13 38 (19.10%) Test Automation
14 32 (16.08%) TDD
15 31 (15.58%) Automated Testing
15 31 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (15.58%) Test Scripting
16 29 (14.57%) Software Testing
17 28 (14.07%) JIRA
17 28 (14.07%) Functional Testing
18 27 (13.57%) Mentoring
18 27 (13.57%) Performance Testing
19 26 (13.07%) System Integration Testing
19 26 (13.07%) Finance
20 24 (12.06%) User Acceptance Testing
20 24 (12.06%) SoapUI
21 23 (11.56%) SDLC
21 23 (11.56%) Test Planning

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 3 (1.51%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (4.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.01%) GitHub
3 1 (0.50%) G Suite
3 1 (0.50%) Office 365
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) HTTP
2 1 (0.50%) FTP
2 1 (0.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.01%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.01%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 87 (43.72%) Selenium
2 43 (21.61%) Cucumber
3 28 (14.07%) JIRA
4 24 (12.06%) SoapUI
5 23 (11.56%) Jenkins
6 22 (11.06%) WebDriver
7 18 (9.05%) HP UFT
8 17 (8.54%) JMeter
9 15 (7.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (7.04%) Git (software)
11 11 (5.53%) Maven
12 10 (5.03%) SpecFlow
13 9 (4.52%) LoadRunner
14 8 (4.02%) Appium
14 8 (4.02%) YouTrack
15 7 (3.52%) Calabash
15 7 (3.52%) eggPlant
16 5 (2.51%) Octopus Deploy
16 5 (2.51%) TeamCity
16 5 (2.51%) WinRunner
General
1 26 (13.07%) Finance
2 8 (4.02%) Legal
3 5 (2.51%) Games
4 4 (2.01%) Online Betting
4 4 (2.01%) Retail
5 3 (1.51%) Advertising
5 3 (1.51%) Marketing
6 2 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (34.17%) Analyst
2 63 (31.66%) Test Analyst
3 42 (21.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 37 (18.59%) Test Manager
5 34 (17.09%) Test Leader
6 32 (16.08%) Tester
7 24 (12.06%) Automation Tester
8 22 (11.06%) Test Engineer
9 18 (9.05%) Test Automation Engineer
10 15 (7.54%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (7.04%) Automation Test Lead
11 14 (7.04%) Developer
11 14 (7.04%) Senior Test Analyst
12 13 (6.53%) Technical Analyst
12 13 (6.53%) Technical Test Analyst
13 12 (6.03%) Manual Test Analyst
13 12 (6.03%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
14 11 (5.53%) QA Analyst
15 10 (5.03%) Test Team Leader
16 8 (4.02%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (21.11%) .NET
2 18 (9.05%) SOAP
3 17 (8.54%) XML
4 16 (8.04%) Web Services
5 14 (7.04%) REST
6 9 (4.52%) Gherkin
7 7 (3.52%) ASP.NET
7 7 (3.52%) WPF
8 6 (3.02%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (2.51%) Hibernate
9 5 (2.51%) LAMP
9 5 (2.51%) Spring
9 5 (2.51%) WCF
10 4 (2.01%) Node.js
10 4 (2.01%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (1.51%) .NET Framework
12 2 (1.01%) Dropwizard
12 2 (1.01%) HTML
12 2 (1.01%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.02%) Mobile App
2 7 (3.52%) Virtual Team
3 2 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.01%) NHS
4 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.53%) Windows
2 8 (4.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.01%) Linux
4 2 (1.01%) Android
4 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (54.77%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (29.65%) Process Improvement
3 54 (27.14%) Coaching
4 48 (24.12%) Manual Testing
5 44 (22.11%) BDD
6 38 (19.10%) Test Automation
7 32 (16.08%) TDD
8 31 (15.58%) Automated Testing
8 31 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (15.58%) Test Scripting
9 29 (14.57%) Software Testing
10 28 (14.07%) Functional Testing
11 27 (13.57%) Mentoring
11 27 (13.57%) Performance Testing
12 26 (13.07%) System Integration Testing
13 24 (12.06%) User Acceptance Testing
14 23 (11.56%) SDLC
14 23 (11.56%) Test Planning
15 22 (11.06%) Integration Testing
16 19 (9.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 65 (32.66%) C#
2 50 (25.13%) Java
3 40 (20.10%) SQL
4 21 (10.55%) Python
5 20 (10.05%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.52%) PHP
7 6 (3.02%) Ruby
8 5 (2.51%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.51%) VB
9 3 (1.51%) C
9 3 (1.51%) C++
10 2 (1.01%) Perl
10 2 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 52 (26.13%) ISEB
2 38 (19.10%) ISTQB
3 13 (6.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.01%) Degree
5 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (24.12%) QA
2 3 (1.51%) Section 508
3 1 (0.50%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.01%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (10.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.03%) HP
3 5 (2.51%) Telerik
4 3 (1.51%) Oracle
5 2 (1.01%) Google
6 1 (0.50%) CA Agile Central
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