The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Automated Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 67 0 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 9.19% - 3.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.87% - 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 58 0 19
Median salary £60,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  

Automated Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 679 642 928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 93.14% 82.52% 89.32%
Number of salaries quoted 585 548 772
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automated Testing in South Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Automated Testing in South Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automated Testing in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Automated Testing in South Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 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
Sheffield - 62 £60,000 - 9
Doncaster - 4 - - 1
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 81 (76.42%) Java
2 72 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (57.55%) SQL
4 51 (48.11%) TDD
5 42 (39.62%) Selenium
6 40 (37.74%) Software Engineering
6 40 (37.74%) OO
7 38 (35.85%) Subversion
8 37 (34.91%) Test Automation
9 36 (33.96%) Git (software)
10 35 (33.02%) C#
11 34 (32.08%) Degree
12 33 (31.13%) BDD
12 33 (31.13%) NoSQL
13 32 (30.19%) JavaScript
14 30 (28.30%) Jenkins
15 27 (25.47%) HTML
16 24 (22.64%) CSS
16 24 (22.64%) QA
16 24 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (22.64%) GitHub
17 23 (21.70%) Oracle
18 22 (20.75%) Python
18 22 (20.75%) Mercurial
19 21 (19.81%) Scrum
20 20 (18.87%) Oracle Forms
20 20 (18.87%) Oracle Reports
20 20 (18.87%) PL/SQL
20 20 (18.87%) Scala
20 20 (18.87%) Test Scripting

Automated Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 3 (2.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.94%) JBoss
2 1 (0.94%) Jetty
2 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.64%) GitHub
2 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.89%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (31.13%) NoSQL
2 20 (18.87%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (10.38%) Redis
4 10 (9.43%) CouchDB
5 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.89%) MySQL
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.94%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.94%) Riak
Development Applications
1 42 (39.62%) Selenium
2 38 (35.85%) Subversion
3 36 (33.96%) Git (software)
4 30 (28.30%) Jenkins
5 22 (20.75%) Mercurial
6 20 (18.87%) Oracle Forms
7 19 (17.92%) NUnit
7 19 (17.92%) TestNG
8 18 (16.98%) Cucumber
9 17 (16.04%) WebDriver
10 4 (3.77%) SpecFlow
11 3 (2.83%) HP UFT
11 3 (2.83%) Rational Functional Tester
11 3 (2.83%) SilkTest
12 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.89%) FitNesse
12 2 (1.89%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.89%) JUnit
12 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (10.38%) Finance
2 5 (4.72%) Banking
3 4 (3.77%) Games
4 2 (1.89%) Electronics
4 2 (1.89%) Retail
4 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (33.02%) Developer
2 23 (21.70%) Automation Tester
2 23 (21.70%) Tester
3 20 (18.87%) Java Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Java Software Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Senior Java Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Senior Software Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Software Engineer
4 18 (16.98%) Senior Automation Tester
4 18 (16.98%) Senior Tester
5 15 (14.15%) Java Developer
6 14 (13.21%) QA Engineer
7 12 (11.32%) Analyst
7 12 (11.32%) Test Analyst
8 10 (9.43%) Java Scala Developer
8 10 (9.43%) Oracle Developer
8 10 (9.43%) Python Developer
8 10 (9.43%) Scala Developer
8 10 (9.43%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.47%) HTML
2 24 (22.64%) CSS
3 17 (16.04%) Web Services
4 16 (15.09%) Gherkin
5 14 (13.21%) RESTful
6 12 (11.32%) AngularJS
6 12 (11.32%) Node.js
7 10 (9.43%) Dropwizard
8 7 (6.60%) SOAP
8 7 (6.60%) XML
9 5 (4.72%) .NET
10 3 (2.83%) Behat
10 3 (2.83%) XBRL
11 2 (1.89%) Backbone.js
11 2 (1.89%) beanstalkd
11 2 (1.89%) Gearman
11 2 (1.89%) HTML5
11 2 (1.89%) Laravel
11 2 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (1.89%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.87%) Algorithms
1 20 (18.87%) Data Structures
2 10 (9.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.77%) iPad
4 3 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.60%) Linux
2 3 (2.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (48.11%) TDD
3 40 (37.74%) OO
3 40 (37.74%) Software Engineering
4 37 (34.91%) Test Automation
5 33 (31.13%) BDD
6 24 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (19.81%) Scrum
8 20 (18.87%) SDLC
8 20 (18.87%) Test Scripting
9 18 (16.98%) Configuration Management
9 18 (16.98%) System Integration Testing
10 16 (15.09%) Automation Testing
10 16 (15.09%) Test Strategy
11 14 (13.21%) E-Commerce
12 10 (9.43%) Data Modelling
12 10 (9.43%) Unit Testing
13 9 (8.49%) Process Management
14 5 (4.72%) OOD
14 5 (4.72%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 81 (76.42%) Java
2 61 (57.55%) SQL
3 35 (33.02%) C#
4 32 (30.19%) JavaScript
5 22 (20.75%) Python
6 20 (18.87%) Go
6 20 (18.87%) PL/SQL
6 20 (18.87%) Ruby
6 20 (18.87%) Scala
7 3 (2.83%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (32.08%) Degree
2 10 (9.43%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) ISEB
3 2 (1.89%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.64%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) COBIT
Vendors
1 23 (21.70%) Oracle
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.83%) SAP
4 2 (1.89%) Zend
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