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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 51 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.93% 1.06% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.18% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Median salary £32,500 £36,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,500 £42,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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
351 339 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 81.44% 89.68% 87.19%
Number of salaries quoted 288 306 296
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) LINQ
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (33.33%) LINQ
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft