The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 104 184 213
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +29
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 143 83 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.54% 1.23% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 1.38% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 123 60 49
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,900 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
5039 5993 6225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.33% 88.68% 86.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4212 4906 4878
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £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%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Test Automation
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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 +51 105 £40,000 +14.28% 10
North Yorkshire +27 20 £35,000 -9.67% 2
South Yorkshire +28 17 £42,500 +3.03%
East Yorkshire -11 1 £37,500 +17.18%
Test Automation
England

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 173 (63.60%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (55.88%) Selenium
3 100 (36.76%) Finance
4 90 (33.09%) Software Testing
5 87 (31.99%) ISTQB
6 80 (29.41%) SQL
7 77 (28.31%) SoapUI
8 73 (26.84%) ISEB
9 72 (26.47%) C#
9 72 (26.47%) .NET
10 71 (26.10%) QA
11 68 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 64 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
13 63 (23.16%) Functional Testing
14 59 (21.69%) Java
15 55 (20.22%) SQL Server
16 53 (19.49%) Microsoft
17 50 (18.38%) Retail
18 49 (18.01%) E-Commerce
19 48 (17.65%) Scrum
20 46 (16.91%) Waterfall
21 45 (16.54%) BDD
22 43 (15.81%) Cucumber
23 42 (15.44%) SDLC
24 41 (15.07%) Test Strategy
25 39 (14.34%) Legal
26 38 (13.97%) Oracle
26 38 (13.97%) Test Management
26 38 (13.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
27 36 (13.24%) Automation Testing

Test Automation
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 14 (5.15%) Confluence
2 10 (3.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.74%) Jetty
6 1 (0.37%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (1.84%) MS Office
2 4 (1.47%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.57%) HTTP
2 6 (2.21%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (20.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (2.57%) MySQL
4 6 (2.21%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.47%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 152 (55.88%) Selenium
2 77 (28.31%) SoapUI
3 43 (15.81%) Cucumber
4 36 (13.24%) JIRA
5 34 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 29 (10.66%) Git (software)
7 28 (10.29%) Jenkins
7 28 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (6.62%) FitNesse
8 18 (6.62%) SpecFlow
8 18 (6.62%) WebDriver
9 17 (6.25%) JUnit
10 15 (5.51%) JMeter
11 13 (4.78%) Oracle Forms
11 13 (4.78%) Ranorex
12 11 (4.04%) HP UFT
12 11 (4.04%) Hudson
12 11 (4.04%) Oracle APEX
13 10 (3.68%) Jasmine
14 9 (3.31%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 100 (36.76%) Finance
2 50 (18.38%) Retail
3 39 (14.34%) Legal
4 32 (11.76%) Banking
5 28 (10.29%) Games
6 6 (2.21%) Electronics
6 6 (2.21%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.74%) Military
8 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.37%) Marketing
8 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (29.04%) Analyst
1 79 (29.04%) Test Analyst
1 79 (29.04%) Test Engineer
2 56 (20.59%) Test Automation Engineer
3 39 (14.34%) Tester
4 27 (9.93%) Test Leader
5 25 (9.19%) Software Test Engineer
6 23 (8.46%) Automation Test Analyst
7 21 (7.72%) Developer
8 19 (6.99%) Consultant
8 19 (6.99%) Lead Test Analyst
8 19 (6.99%) Test Consultant
9 18 (6.62%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 18 (6.62%) Web Engineer
10 17 (6.25%) Automation Tester
10 17 (6.25%) Developer in Test
11 15 (5.51%) Test Automation Developer
12 14 (5.15%) UAT Lead
12 14 (5.15%) UAT Test Lead
12 14 (5.15%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (26.47%) .NET
2 32 (11.76%) XML
3 25 (9.19%) ASP.NET
4 19 (6.99%) HTML
5 18 (6.62%) SOAP
5 18 (6.62%) Web Services
6 17 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 15 (5.51%) CSS
8 13 (4.78%) JSON
9 12 (4.41%) WSDL
9 12 (4.41%) XSD
10 11 (4.04%) jQuery
11 10 (3.68%) Gherkin
11 10 (3.68%) JMS
12 9 (3.31%) Hibernate
12 9 (3.31%) Spring
13 7 (2.57%) REST
14 5 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (1.84%) Behat
15 4 (1.47%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.57%) Management Information System
2 7 (2.57%) Mobile App
2 7 (2.57%) Virtual Team
3 6 (2.21%) Cybercrime
4 5 (1.84%) PMI
4 5 (1.84%) User Experience
5 4 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.74%) Cryptography
7 2 (0.74%) iPad
7 2 (0.74%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.37%) STB
8 1 (0.37%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.37%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.68%) Linux
2 9 (3.31%) Windows
3 6 (2.21%) Unix
4 2 (0.74%) Android
5 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (63.60%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (33.09%) Software Testing
3 68 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 64 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 63 (23.16%) Functional Testing
6 49 (18.01%) E-Commerce
7 48 (17.65%) Scrum
8 46 (16.91%) Waterfall
9 45 (16.54%) BDD
10 42 (15.44%) SDLC
11 41 (15.07%) Test Strategy
12 38 (13.97%) Test Management
13 36 (13.24%) Automation Testing
13 36 (13.24%) Software Engineering
13 36 (13.24%) Test Scripting
14 28 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
15 26 (9.56%) Automated Testing
15 26 (9.56%) Integration Testing
15 26 (9.56%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (29.41%) SQL
2 72 (26.47%) C#
3 59 (21.69%) Java
4 27 (9.93%) JavaScript
5 22 (8.09%) Python
6 17 (6.25%) Scala
7 16 (5.88%) VB.NET
8 12 (4.41%) Ruby
9 11 (4.04%) VB
10 8 (2.94%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.57%) C
11 7 (2.57%) PHP
12 6 (2.21%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.10%) C++
14 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.37%) Go
15 1 (0.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 87 (31.99%) ISTQB
2 73 (26.84%) ISEB
3 38 (13.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (3.31%) Degree
5 5 (1.84%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.10%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (26.10%) QA
2 7 (2.57%) Section 508
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (19.49%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.97%) Oracle
3 11 (4.04%) HP
4 4 (1.47%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.10%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (0.37%) Google
6 1 (0.37%) SAP
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