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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 158 199 186
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -13
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 82 63 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.47% 0.93% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.05% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 78 58 74
Median salary £35,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £31,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,719 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.04% +0.58%
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
4974 6028 6196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.33% 88.65% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4162 4931 4846
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +8 32 £35,000 -12.50% 9
North Yorkshire +21 31 £33,000 +1.53% 1
South Yorkshire +33 18 £42,500 +3.03% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 107 (58.79%) Selenium
2 106 (58.24%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (43.96%) SQL
4 68 (37.36%) ISTQB
5 63 (34.62%) ISEB
6 55 (30.22%) Manual Testing
7 50 (27.47%) C#
8 49 (26.92%) QA
9 48 (26.37%) Test Scripting
10 41 (22.53%) Java
11 40 (21.98%) .NET
12 39 (21.43%) Scrum
13 37 (20.33%) Software Testing
14 36 (19.78%) Microsoft
14 36 (19.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 35 (19.23%) Test Automation
15 35 (19.23%) WebDriver
16 31 (17.03%) BDD
17 30 (16.48%) Functional Testing
18 29 (15.93%) SoapUI
19 28 (15.38%) SDLC
20 27 (14.84%) Test Strategy
21 26 (14.29%) MS Excel
22 25 (13.74%) HP UFT
23 22 (12.09%) Finance
24 21 (11.54%) JIRA
25 20 (10.99%) Cucumber
26 17 (9.34%) Automated Testing
27 16 (8.79%) Web Services
27 16 (8.79%) JavaScript

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 (0.55%) IIS
1 1 (0.55%) MTS
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 26 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.65%) HTTP
2 2 (1.10%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.55%) DNS
3 1 (0.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.20%) Data Mining
2 4 (2.20%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.55%) Big Data
3 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 107 (58.79%) Selenium
2 35 (19.23%) WebDriver
3 29 (15.93%) SoapUI
4 25 (13.74%) HP UFT
5 21 (11.54%) JIRA
6 20 (10.99%) Cucumber
7 12 (6.59%) Git (software)
8 10 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (4.40%) Jasmine
9 8 (4.40%) Jenkins
10 7 (3.85%) eggPlant
10 7 (3.85%) Moq
10 7 (3.85%) SpecFlow
10 7 (3.85%) Visual Studio
11 6 (3.30%) TeamCity
12 5 (2.75%) JUnit
12 5 (2.75%) Toad
13 3 (1.65%) JBehave
13 3 (1.65%) JMeter
13 3 (1.65%) Selenium IDE
General
1 22 (12.09%) Finance
2 7 (3.85%) Legal
3 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (48.35%) Analyst
1 88 (48.35%) Test Analyst
2 51 (28.02%) Tester
3 44 (24.18%) Test Engineer
4 41 (22.53%) Automation Test Analyst
5 20 (10.99%) Software Tester
6 19 (10.44%) QA Tester
6 19 (10.44%) Test Automation Engineer
7 18 (9.89%) Systems Tester
8 16 (8.79%) QA Analyst
8 16 (8.79%) QA Engineer
8 16 (8.79%) QA Test Analyst
8 16 (8.79%) QA Test Engineer
9 15 (8.24%) Systems Test Engineer
10 14 (7.69%) Automation Tester
10 14 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
11 13 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 12 (6.59%) Developer
13 11 (6.04%) SQL Analyst
14 10 (5.49%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (21.98%) .NET
2 16 (8.79%) Web Services
3 14 (7.69%) XML
4 11 (6.04%) HTML
5 7 (3.85%) .NET Framework
5 7 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 7 (3.85%) CSS
5 7 (3.85%) D3.js
5 7 (3.85%) Hibernate
5 7 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (3.85%) Spring
6 5 (2.75%) JSON
6 5 (2.75%) SOAP
7 4 (2.20%) J2EE
7 4 (2.20%) LAMP
7 4 (2.20%) REST
8 3 (1.65%) Behat
8 3 (1.65%) Gherkin
8 3 (1.65%) Node.js
9 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.49%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.85%) iPad
3 7 (3.85%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.20%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.55%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.55%) Cybercrime
5 1 (0.55%) Handset
5 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.75%) Windows
2 4 (2.20%) Linux
3 2 (1.10%) Unix
4 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (58.24%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (30.22%) Manual Testing
3 48 (26.37%) Test Scripting
4 39 (21.43%) Scrum
5 37 (20.33%) Software Testing
6 35 (19.23%) Test Automation
7 31 (17.03%) BDD
8 30 (16.48%) Functional Testing
9 28 (15.38%) SDLC
10 27 (14.84%) Test Strategy
11 17 (9.34%) Automated Testing
12 15 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (8.24%) TDD
12 15 (8.24%) Test Management
13 13 (7.14%) Mentoring
14 12 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (6.04%) Kanban
15 11 (6.04%) Non-Functional Testing
15 11 (6.04%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (43.96%) SQL
2 50 (27.47%) C#
3 41 (22.53%) Java
4 16 (8.79%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.04%) Python
6 10 (5.49%) PHP
7 4 (2.20%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.20%) Ruby
7 4 (2.20%) VB
8 3 (1.65%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (37.36%) ISTQB
2 63 (34.62%) ISEB
3 36 (19.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (7.69%) Degree
5 7 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (26.92%) QA
2 7 (3.85%) Section 508
3 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (19.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.24%) Oracle
3 12 (6.59%) HP
4 3 (1.65%) Facebook
4 3 (1.65%) Google
4 3 (1.65%) Twitter
5 1 (0.55%) VMware
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