The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 42 64 39
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -25
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 24 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.31% 0.40% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.19% 0.49% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 19
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £28,636
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +15.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
388 407 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 85.84% 81.08% 81.78%
Number of salaries quoted 345 318 354
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £28,636
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £46,983 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing.

1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) .NET
3 20 (74.07%) OO
4 16 (59.26%) SQL
5 15 (55.56%) C#
5 15 (55.56%) Scrum
5 15 (55.56%) Degree
6 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
7 13 (48.15%) HTML
7 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
7 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
7 13 (48.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (48.15%) HTML5
8 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
8 12 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (44.44%) Project Management
8 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
8 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
8 12 (44.44%) CRM
8 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (44.44%) Web Services
8 12 (44.44%) XML
8 12 (44.44%) ITIL

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (18.52%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 5 (18.52%) CruiseControl
4 3 (11.11%) Selenium
5 2 (7.41%) JIRA
General
1 12 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 19 (70.37%) .NET Developer
3 12 (44.44%) .NET Software Developer
3 12 (44.44%) Software Developer
4 10 (37.04%) C# Developer
5 9 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (25.93%) Lead .NET Developer
6 7 (25.93%) Lead Developer
6 7 (25.93%) Lead Software Developer
7 5 (18.52%) Automation Tester
7 5 (18.52%) Tester
8 4 (14.81%) Analyst
8 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
9 3 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Engineer
10 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (7.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
11 1 (3.70%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 13 (48.15%) HTML5
3 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (44.44%) Web Services
3 12 (44.44%) XML
4 7 (25.93%) CSLA
4 7 (25.93%) WinForms
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (18.52%) CSS
5 5 (18.52%) CSS3
5 5 (18.52%) jQuery
5 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (18.52%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
1 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
1 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) OO
3 15 (55.56%) Scrum
4 12 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (44.44%) CRM
4 12 (44.44%) ITIL
4 12 (44.44%) MVC
4 12 (44.44%) Project Management
5 9 (33.33%) Coaching
6 8 (29.63%) Open Source
6 8 (29.63%) SDLC
7 7 (25.93%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (18.52%) TDD
9 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) C#
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.41%) ISEB
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
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