The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 59 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 2 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.42% 0.72% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.83% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Median salary £38,000 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -5.79%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Automation 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
397 361 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 84.29% 86.99% 82.88%
Number of salaries quoted 331 296 326
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Automation Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Automation 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (50.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
mkodo
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Pension and other benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago