The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
England / Yorkshire
Rank 78 150 121
Rank change year-on-year +72 -29  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 193 112 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.60% 1.74% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 1.97% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 166 86 125
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,163 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4869 5691 6648
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 90.74% 88.26% 90.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4236 4721 5329
Median salary £44,512 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.97% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Automated Testing in Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
West Yorkshire +33 104 £55,000 +22.22% 20
South Yorkshire - 63 £47,500 - 2
North Yorkshire +15 26 £39,000 +23.80% 1
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 229 (67.16%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (54.84%) Java
3 151 (44.28%) SQL
4 144 (42.23%) Selenium
5 130 (38.12%) TDD
6 125 (36.66%) Test Automation
7 116 (34.02%) Continuous Integration
8 112 (32.84%) Git (software)
9 111 (32.55%) C#
10 106 (31.09%) OO
11 105 (30.79%) BDD
12 98 (28.74%) Software Engineering
13 94 (27.57%) NoSQL
14 87 (25.51%) Subversion
15 86 (25.22%) Test Scripting
16 78 (22.87%) Scrum
17 74 (21.70%) Mercurial
18 68 (19.94%) Degree
18 68 (19.94%) Data Structures
18 68 (19.94%) Algorithms
19 65 (19.06%) JavaScript
20 64 (18.77%) Jenkins
21 63 (18.48%) QA
22 58 (17.01%) SDLC
23 55 (16.13%) Cucumber
24 53 (15.54%) Configuration Management
25 49 (14.37%) .NET
26 46 (13.49%) WebDriver
26 46 (13.49%) Software Testing
27 45 (13.20%) Automation Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 6 (1.76%) JBoss
1 6 (1.76%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.17%) Jetty
2 4 (1.17%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.59%) CMS
3 2 (0.59%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.29%) Apache
4 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.29%) IIS
4 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 44 (12.90%) GitHub
2 14 (4.11%) SaaS
3 9 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.29%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.17%) HTTP
2 2 (0.59%) AMQP
3 1 (0.29%) DNS
3 1 (0.29%) Firewall
3 1 (0.29%) Internet
3 1 (0.29%) LDAP
3 1 (0.29%) Network Security
3 1 (0.29%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (27.57%) NoSQL
2 39 (11.44%) SQL Server
3 27 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (6.45%) Redis
5 18 (5.28%) CouchDB
6 10 (2.93%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (2.64%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.35%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.17%) Couchbase
9 4 (1.17%) Riak
10 3 (0.88%) MySQL
11 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.29%) MS Access
11 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 144 (42.23%) Selenium
2 112 (32.84%) Git (software)
3 87 (25.51%) Subversion
4 74 (21.70%) Mercurial
5 64 (18.77%) Jenkins
6 55 (16.13%) Cucumber
7 46 (13.49%) WebDriver
8 33 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 26 (7.62%) SoapUI
10 23 (6.74%) SpecFlow
11 22 (6.45%) JIRA
11 22 (6.45%) NUnit
12 19 (5.57%) TestNG
13 18 (5.28%) Octopus Deploy
14 16 (4.69%) Visual Studio
15 11 (3.23%) Calabash
15 11 (3.23%) JMeter
16 10 (2.93%) Capybara
16 10 (2.93%) Oracle Forms
16 10 (2.93%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (11.14%) Finance
2 14 (4.11%) Retail
3 11 (3.23%) Banking
4 9 (2.64%) Games
4 9 (2.64%) Legal
4 9 (2.64%) Military
5 6 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.17%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.29%) Advertising
7 1 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 81 (23.75%) Developer
2 63 (18.48%) Software Engineer
3 62 (18.18%) Analyst
4 60 (17.60%) Test Analyst
5 57 (16.72%) Tester
6 52 (15.25%) Java Engineer
7 48 (14.08%) Automation Tester
7 48 (14.08%) Java Developer
7 48 (14.08%) Java Software Engineer
8 45 (13.20%) Senior Software Engineer
9 39 (11.44%) Test Engineer
10 36 (10.56%) Senior Java Engineer
10 36 (10.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 31 (9.09%) Senior Automation Tester
11 31 (9.09%) Senior Tester
12 26 (7.62%) Senior Developer
12 26 (7.62%) Senior Java Developer
13 25 (7.33%) QA Engineer
14 22 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
15 21 (6.16%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (14.37%) .NET
2 42 (12.32%) Gherkin
3 33 (9.68%) Web Services
4 27 (7.92%) XML
5 26 (7.62%) AngularJS
6 23 (6.74%) Node.js
7 21 (6.16%) SOAP
8 20 (5.87%) HTML
9 19 (5.57%) Dropwizard
10 17 (4.99%) CSS
11 13 (3.81%) XSD
12 11 (3.23%) WSDL
13 9 (2.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (2.64%) WCF
13 9 (2.64%) WPF
14 8 (2.35%) ASP.NET
15 7 (2.05%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (2.05%) RESTful
16 6 (1.76%) Behat
17 5 (1.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 68 (19.94%) Algorithms
1 68 (19.94%) Data Structures
2 14 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (2.64%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.64%) iPad
3 9 (2.64%) PMI
4 3 (0.88%) Mobile App
4 3 (0.88%) User Experience
5 2 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.29%) Clustering
6 1 (0.29%) e-Health
6 1 (0.29%) Fintech
6 1 (0.29%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.29%) Replication
6 1 (0.29%) STB
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.35%) Windows
2 6 (1.76%) Linux
3 2 (0.59%) Android
3 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.59%) Unix
4 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (67.16%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (38.12%) TDD
3 125 (36.66%) Test Automation
4 116 (34.02%) Continuous Integration
5 106 (31.09%) OO
6 105 (30.79%) BDD
7 98 (28.74%) Software Engineering
8 86 (25.22%) Test Scripting
9 78 (22.87%) Scrum
10 58 (17.01%) SDLC
11 53 (15.54%) Configuration Management
12 46 (13.49%) Software Testing
13 45 (13.20%) Automation Testing
14 44 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
15 42 (12.32%) Manual Testing
16 39 (11.44%) Test Strategy
17 34 (9.97%) Unit Testing
18 30 (8.80%) E-Commerce
19 27 (7.92%) SOA
20 22 (6.45%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 187 (54.84%) Java
2 151 (44.28%) SQL
3 111 (32.55%) C#
4 65 (19.06%) JavaScript
5 31 (9.09%) Python
6 18 (5.28%) Ruby
7 13 (3.81%) T-SQL
8 12 (3.52%) Scala
9 10 (2.93%) Go
9 10 (2.93%) PL/SQL
9 10 (2.93%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.64%) VBScript
11 8 (2.35%) VB
12 7 (2.05%) PHP
13 6 (1.76%) C
14 5 (1.47%) Groovy
15 3 (0.88%) Java 9
16 2 (0.59%) C++
16 2 (0.59%) F#
16 2 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 68 (19.94%) Degree
2 40 (11.73%) ISEB
3 36 (10.56%) ISTQB
4 21 (6.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (4.11%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.64%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (18.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.59%) Ansible
2 2 (0.59%) Puppet
3 1 (0.29%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.29%) Nagios
3 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 44 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.23%) Oracle
3 3 (0.88%) Progress
4 2 (0.59%) HP
4 2 (0.59%) Zend
5 1 (0.29%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.29%) New Relic
5 1 (0.29%) Perforce
5 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.29%) Splunk
5 1 (0.29%) Telerik
5 1 (0.29%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.29%) T-Plan
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Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 2.5 k flexi benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, training, pension ect
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, much more
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 25 days ago