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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 91 172 195
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +23
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 152 69 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.87% 1.10% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 1.24% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 133 64 60
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,750 £45,000
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
4708 5568 6657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.83% 88.41% 88.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 4528 5327
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 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 December 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 3 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 +82 133 £42,500 -4.49% 21
North Yorkshire +15 11 £30,000 -14.28%
South Yorkshire +2 7 £42,500 - 1
Test Automation
England

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 221 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (58.90%) Selenium
3 100 (34.25%) Java
4 94 (32.19%) Automated Testing
4 94 (32.19%) Software Testing
5 93 (31.85%) Functional Testing
6 89 (30.48%) Scrum
7 87 (29.79%) ISEB
8 86 (29.45%) SQL
9 85 (29.11%) QA
10 82 (28.08%) ISTQB
11 77 (26.37%) Test Strategy
12 76 (26.03%) Cucumber
12 76 (26.03%) .NET
13 65 (22.26%) Finance
14 61 (20.89%) Stakeholder Management
14 61 (20.89%) SoapUI
15 59 (20.21%) C#
16 58 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
16 58 (19.86%) Mentoring
17 52 (17.81%) E-Commerce
18 48 (16.44%) JavaScript
18 48 (16.44%) Regression Testing
18 48 (16.44%) Waterfall
19 47 (16.10%) Test Management
20 46 (15.75%) Ruby
21 45 (15.41%) Kanban
21 45 (15.41%) BDD
22 43 (14.73%) WebDriver
23 42 (14.38%) Team Foundation Server

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 2 (0.68%) Confluence
1 2 (0.68%) Jetty
1 2 (0.68%) Mule ESB
1 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) MS Office
2 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.16%) GitHub
2 3 (1.03%) Trello
3 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.34%) G Suite
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
4 1 (0.34%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.45%) HTTP
2 5 (1.71%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.56%) Relational Database
2 22 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (6.16%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.03%) MySQL
6 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.34%) MS Access
7 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 172 (58.90%) Selenium
2 76 (26.03%) Cucumber
3 61 (20.89%) SoapUI
4 43 (14.73%) WebDriver
5 42 (14.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 36 (12.33%) Jenkins
7 28 (9.59%) Git (software)
8 27 (9.25%) JIRA
9 17 (5.82%) HP UFT
10 14 (4.79%) SpecFlow
11 13 (4.45%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (4.45%) TeamCity
12 12 (4.11%) LoadRunner
13 10 (3.42%) FitNesse
13 10 (3.42%) Ranorex
14 9 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (3.08%) Calabash
14 9 (3.08%) Capybara
14 9 (3.08%) Fiddler
14 9 (3.08%) JMeter
General
1 65 (22.26%) Finance
2 37 (12.67%) Retail
3 29 (9.93%) Legal
4 27 (9.25%) Banking
5 15 (5.14%) Games
6 4 (1.37%) Electronics
7 2 (0.68%) Advertising
7 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 114 (39.04%) Test Engineer
2 65 (22.26%) Analyst
3 64 (21.92%) Test Analyst
4 58 (19.86%) Test Automation Engineer
5 47 (16.10%) Senior Test Engineer
6 39 (13.36%) Test Leader
7 34 (11.64%) Senior Analyst
7 34 (11.64%) Senior Test Analyst
8 27 (9.25%) Developer
9 26 (8.90%) Lead Test Analyst
10 24 (8.22%) Automation Test Analyst
10 24 (8.22%) Developer in Test
10 24 (8.22%) Tester
11 22 (7.53%) Test Manager
12 20 (6.85%) Software Test Engineer
13 17 (5.82%) Automation Tester
13 17 (5.82%) Consultant
13 17 (5.82%) Test Consultant
14 16 (5.48%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
15 14 (4.79%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (26.03%) .NET
2 21 (7.19%) XML
3 20 (6.85%) Web Services
4 15 (5.14%) ASP.NET
5 12 (4.11%) REST
6 11 (3.77%) SOAP
7 10 (3.42%) Behat
7 10 (3.42%) Hibernate
7 10 (3.42%) Spring
8 9 (3.08%) Gherkin
9 7 (2.40%) WSDL
9 7 (2.40%) XSD
10 5 (1.71%) CSS
10 5 (1.71%) HTML
11 4 (1.37%) WPF
12 3 (1.03%) JSON
12 3 (1.03%) Spring MVC
12 3 (1.03%) Velocity
13 2 (0.68%) Ajax
13 2 (0.68%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.82%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.40%) Virtual Team
4 4 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.37%) IPTV
4 4 (1.37%) STB
5 3 (1.03%) Minimum Viable Product
5 3 (1.03%) User Experience
6 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.68%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.34%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.05%) Windows
2 4 (1.37%) Android
2 4 (1.37%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.68%) Unix
4 1 (0.34%) Linux
4 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (32.19%) Automated Testing
2 94 (32.19%) Software Testing
3 93 (31.85%) Functional Testing
4 89 (30.48%) Scrum
5 77 (26.37%) Test Strategy
6 61 (20.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 58 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
7 58 (19.86%) Mentoring
8 52 (17.81%) E-Commerce
9 48 (16.44%) Regression Testing
9 48 (16.44%) Waterfall
10 47 (16.10%) Test Management
11 45 (15.41%) BDD
11 45 (15.41%) Kanban
12 42 (14.38%) SDLC
13 41 (14.04%) TDD
14 37 (12.67%) Non-Functional Testing
14 37 (12.67%) Software Delivery
15 36 (12.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (34.25%) Java
2 86 (29.45%) SQL
3 59 (20.21%) C#
4 48 (16.44%) JavaScript
5 46 (15.75%) Ruby
6 34 (11.64%) Python
7 25 (8.56%) Scala
8 14 (4.79%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.40%) VB
9 7 (2.40%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.37%) C
10 4 (1.37%) C++
11 3 (1.03%) Perl
11 3 (1.03%) PHP
12 2 (0.68%) VBScript
13 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.34%) VBA
13 1 (0.34%) VC++
Qualifications
1 87 (29.79%) ISEB
2 82 (28.08%) ISTQB
3 42 (14.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (5.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 13 (4.45%) Degree
6 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (29.11%) QA
2 3 (1.03%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 5 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (11.99%) Oracle
2 21 (7.19%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.11%) HP
4 8 (2.74%) Progress
5 2 (0.68%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.68%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (0.34%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.34%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.34%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.34%) Google
6 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
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