Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 November 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
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 224 291
Rank change year-on-year +2 +67 -46
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 30 58 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.44% 0.76% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.77% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 57 27
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £23,500 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £51,400 £55,000 £44,450
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +2.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6610 7532 9042
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 98.06% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5581 6504 7328
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,425
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Automation Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 25 November 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 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 29 £35,000 -12.50%
Bingley - 1 £30,000 -
Automation Test Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 30 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (63.33%) Selenium
4 12 (40.00%) QA
4 12 (40.00%) SQL
5 11 (36.67%) Scrum
6 10 (33.33%) Java
7 9 (30.00%) Cucumber
7 9 (30.00%) C++
7 9 (30.00%) HTML
7 9 (30.00%) XML
7 9 (30.00%) Finance
7 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
7 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (30.00%) Kanban
8 8 (26.67%) .NET
8 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
9 7 (23.33%) BDD
9 7 (23.33%) Test Strategy
9 7 (23.33%) TDD
10 6 (20.00%) Python
10 6 (20.00%) Performance Testing
10 6 (20.00%) Test Management
10 6 (20.00%) DevOps
10 6 (20.00%) SDLC
11 5 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
11 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
11 5 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (16.67%) Security Testing

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 5 (16.67%) SaaS
2 3 (10.00%) G Suite
2 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (10.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (63.33%) Selenium
2 9 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 3 (10.00%) Appium
5 3 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (10.00%) Buildbot
5 3 (10.00%) JIRA
5 3 (10.00%) Ranorex
5 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (10.00%) WATIR
6 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
7 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
1 9 (30.00%) XML
2 8 (26.67%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) NumPy
4 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Android
1 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Scrum
4 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (30.00%) Kanban
4 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 7 (23.33%) BDD
5 7 (23.33%) TDD
5 7 (23.33%) Test Strategy
6 6 (20.00%) DevOps
6 6 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 6 (20.00%) SDLC
6 6 (20.00%) Test Management
7 5 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (16.67%) Open Source
7 5 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Web Design
8 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) C++
4 6 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (13.33%) C#
6 3 (10.00%) C
6 3 (10.00%) PHP
6 3 (10.00%) Ruby
6 3 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) ISEB
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Google
1 3 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow