Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
West Yorkshire > Huddersfield
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 26 31
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 7 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 4.90% 9.01% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.65% 9.43% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 6
Huddersfield median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +5.56% +45.16%
10th Percentile £23,500 £45,625 £35,000
90th Percentile £45,500 £100,000 £53,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 Huddersfield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Huddersfield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 124 106 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 86.71% 95.50% 92.57%
Number of salaries quoted 106 101 124
Huddersfield median annual salary £35,750 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.88% +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Huddersfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Huddersfield

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Huddersfield

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Huddersfield over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Huddersfield region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (14.29%) Ranorex
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Telematics
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Huddersfield 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Ranorex
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Software Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Telematics
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA