The median annual salary for a Automation Test Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Automation Analyst
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 147 149
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 11 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.43% 0.99% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 1.02% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 19
Median salary £32,500 £37,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.90% +7.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.58% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2489 3127 3456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.42% 97.17% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2188 2521 2737
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in Leeds

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in Leeds

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Test Analyst in Leeds

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Automation Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (67.86%) Selenium
3 13 (46.43%) ISTQB
3 13 (46.43%) ISEB
4 11 (39.29%) Test Scripting
4 11 (39.29%) Automation Testing
4 11 (39.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (35.71%) Cucumber
5 10 (35.71%) Python
6 9 (32.14%) XML
6 9 (32.14%) BDD
6 9 (32.14%) JIRA
7 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 8 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 8 (28.57%) TDD
8 7 (25.00%) JMeter
8 7 (25.00%) Maven
8 7 (25.00%) LoadRunner
8 7 (25.00%) C#
8 7 (25.00%) SOAP
8 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 7 (25.00%) User Stories
8 7 (25.00%) REST
9 6 (21.43%) QA
9 6 (21.43%) SQL
9 6 (21.43%) Degree
10 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
11 4 (14.29%) WebDriver

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 19 (67.86%) Selenium
2 10 (35.71%) Cucumber
3 9 (32.14%) JIRA
4 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (25.00%) JMeter
4 7 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 7 (25.00%) Maven
5 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 3 (10.71%) Gatling
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) XML
2 7 (25.00%) REST
2 7 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (7.14%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) NumPy
4 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Automation Testing
2 11 (39.29%) Test Scripting
3 9 (32.14%) BDD
4 8 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (28.57%) TDD
4 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.00%) User Stories
6 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
9 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
10 1 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Test Management
10 1 (3.57%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Python
2 7 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) ISEB
1 13 (46.43%) ISTQB
2 11 (39.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
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