The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 186 195
Rank change year-on-year +17 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 14 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.39% 0.34% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.34% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 8
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £31,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3465 3797 4540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.55% 98.11% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2898 3223 3634
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in West Yorkshire

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in West Yorkshire

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Test Analyst in West Yorkshire

Automation Test Analyst
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Leeds +12 11 £36,250 - 1
Ilkley - 1 £32,500 -
Automation Test Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (68.00%) Test Scripting
4 15 (60.00%) ISEB
5 14 (56.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (52.00%) ISTQB
7 12 (48.00%) TDD
7 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (48.00%) BDD
8 10 (40.00%) Selenium
8 10 (40.00%) Python
9 6 (24.00%) C#
9 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
10 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 5 (20.00%) QA
11 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
11 4 (16.00%) Windows
11 4 (16.00%) SDLC
12 3 (12.00%) Gatling
12 3 (12.00%) Oracle
12 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
12 3 (12.00%) SQL
12 3 (12.00%) Unix
12 3 (12.00%) WinForms
12 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
13 2 (8.00%) Degree
13 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
13 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
13 2 (8.00%) Retail
13 2 (8.00%) Finance

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) G Suite
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Slack
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Selenium
2 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (12.00%) Gatling
4 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.00%) Appium
5 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.00%) Buildbot
5 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.00%) Ranorex
5 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.00%) WATIR
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) WinForms
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (68.00%) Test Scripting
4 12 (48.00%) BDD
4 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (48.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.00%) SDLC
6 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
8 2 (8.00%) SDET
8 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
9 1 (4.00%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (4.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Python
2 6 (24.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) ISEB
2 14 (56.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (52.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) HP
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