The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Tester
Rank 48 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 11 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.92% 3.00% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 3.00% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 6
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Automation Tester
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrogate region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
375 400 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 99.47% 100.00% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 343 354 230
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester in the job title across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Harrogate region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Harrogate

Automation Tester
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate region that cited Automation Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Automation Tester in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 21 (95.45%) Test Scripting
2 21 (95.45%) C#
2 21 (95.45%) Java
2 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (95.45%) Degree
3 9 (40.91%) Selenium
4 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.55%) Fault Management
5 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate region that cited Automation Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Selenium
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 21 (95.45%) Test Scripting
2 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Fault Management
4 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) C#
1 21 (95.45%) Java
1 21 (95.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) Degree