The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesbrough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 8 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 5.56% - 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% - 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £29,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesbrough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesbrough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16 49 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 88.89% 98.00% 77.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 49 77
Median salary £31,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £31,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

The demand trend of job ads across the Middlesbrough region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

Test Automation
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Middlesbrough region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing