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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 47 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 15 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.69% 1.48% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 1.83% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 3
Average salary £31,890 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.69% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,232 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
453 382 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 81.18% 80.76% 77.05%
Number of salaries quoted 316 334 267
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,730 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (81.82%) Java
3 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
4 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (68.18%) Scrum
4 15 (68.18%) Ruby
5 14 (63.64%) Scala
5 14 (63.64%) Open Source
6 13 (59.09%) Play Framework
7 12 (54.55%) JSON
8 11 (50.00%) TDD
8 11 (50.00%) RESTful
9 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
9 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
10 8 (36.36%) HTML
10 8 (36.36%) CSS
10 8 (36.36%) Python
11 7 (31.82%) Linux
11 7 (31.82%) JUnit
11 7 (31.82%) Selenium
11 7 (31.82%) REST
12 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
12 6 (27.27%) Finance
13 5 (22.73%) QA
13 5 (22.73%) Ajax
13 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
13 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
14 4 (18.18%) Guice
14 4 (18.18%) HTML5
14 4 (18.18%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
1 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) JUnit
2 7 (31.82%) Selenium
3 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 4 (18.18%) Subversion
5 2 (9.09%) TestNG
5 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (9.09%) MSTest
5 2 (9.09%) Hudson
5 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.55%) RSpec
6 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Lead Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Web Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Development Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Play Framework
2 12 (54.55%) JSON
3 11 (50.00%) RESTful
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 8 (36.36%) CSS
5 7 (31.82%) REST
6 5 (22.73%) Ajax
7 4 (18.18%) Guice
7 4 (18.18%) HTML5
7 4 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (18.18%) Spring
7 4 (18.18%) Django
8 3 (13.64%) CSS3
9 2 (9.09%) Flash
9 2 (9.09%) SOAP
10 1 (4.55%) Zend Framework
10 1 (4.55%) .NET
10 1 (4.55%) Sensu
10 1 (4.55%) LESS
10 1 (4.55%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (68.18%) Scrum
3 11 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
5 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 4 (18.18%) Line Management
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Web Design
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
6 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (13.64%) Web Development
7 2 (9.09%) Web Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Load Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 2 (9.09%) OWASP
7 2 (9.09%) Coaching
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) Ruby
3 14 (63.64%) Scala
4 8 (36.36%) Python
5 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) C#
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (9.09%) Perl
7 2 (9.09%) PHP
8 1 (4.55%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) collectd
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) Zend
2 1 (4.55%) Apple
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