Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Doncaster with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
South Yorkshire > Doncaster
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 24 17
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 8 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Doncaster 4.21% 8.60% 12.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.97% 9.45% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 5
Doncaster median annual salary £48,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.29% -6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £30,125 £27,375 £32,250
90th Percentile £65,750 £41,875 £41,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% +14.29%

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Doncaster with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Doncaster
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161 201 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Doncaster 84.74% 90.95% 87.88%
Number of salaries quoted 133 166 76
Doncaster median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,850 £24,125 £19,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,875 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.70%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Doncaster

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Doncaster.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Doncaster

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Doncaster

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Doncaster

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Doncaster

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Doncaster over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Doncaster region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) OO
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) JSON
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (62.50%) RESTful
5 4 (50.00%) Spring
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (50.00%) SOA
6 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
6 3 (37.50%) IntelliJ
6 3 (37.50%) JMS
6 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) SOAP
6 3 (37.50%) Web Services
6 3 (37.50%) XML
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 3 (37.50%) JUnit
6 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 3 (37.50%) Selenium
6 3 (37.50%) JPA
6 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (37.50%) Microservices
6 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (37.50%) Spring Boot
7 2 (25.00%) OO PHP
7 2 (25.00%) Laravel

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Doncaster 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 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Jetty
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) IntelliJ
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
3 1 (12.50%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Mockito
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Java Developer - Fintech
6 1 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) JSON
1 5 (62.50%) RESTful
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) JMS
3 3 (37.50%) JPA
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) Spring Boot
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (25.00%) Behat
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Laravel
4 2 (25.00%) LESS
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) SOA
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Microservices
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) BDD
6 2 (25.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (25.00%) OOD
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) OOP
7 1 (12.50%) Open Source
7 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (12.50%) UML
7 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java 8
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA