The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 74 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.85% 2.09% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 2.37% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 8
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
609 674 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.90% 87.99% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 528 572 516
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East 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 the North East

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in the North East

Automated Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -9 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Durham - 3 £35,000 -
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 North East region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (81.48%) OO
2 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 21 (77.78%) .NET
3 20 (74.07%) HTML
4 19 (70.37%) C#
5 17 (62.96%) HTML5
6 14 (51.85%) SQL
7 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
7 13 (48.15%) CSS
7 13 (48.15%) Web Services
7 13 (48.15%) Degree
8 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
8 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
8 12 (44.44%) Windows
8 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
8 12 (44.44%) Scrum
9 11 (40.74%) MVC
9 11 (40.74%) XML
9 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
9 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (37.04%) BizTalk Server

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 10 (37.04%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (37.04%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 8 (29.63%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.70%) Grunt
4 1 (3.70%) gulp
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 19 (70.37%) .NET Developer
3 16 (59.26%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (59.26%) C# Developer
4 10 (37.04%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (37.04%) Software Developer
5 8 (29.63%) .NET Software Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (29.63%) C# Software Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Specialist
8 1 (3.70%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.70%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) .NET
2 20 (74.07%) HTML
3 17 (62.96%) HTML5
4 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
4 13 (48.15%) CSS
4 13 (48.15%) Web Services
5 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
6 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (40.74%) XML
7 9 (33.33%) CSS3
8 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (29.63%) jQuery
8 8 (29.63%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (29.63%) LINQ
9 3 (11.11%) SOAP
10 2 (7.41%) CSLA
10 2 (7.41%) Spring
10 2 (7.41%) WCF
10 2 (7.41%) WinForms
10 2 (7.41%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
1 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (81.48%) OO
2 12 (44.44%) Scrum
3 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (40.74%) MVC
4 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
4 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (37.04%) CRM
4 10 (37.04%) ITIL
4 10 (37.04%) Project Management
5 9 (33.33%) TDD
6 8 (29.63%) Open Source
6 8 (29.63%) SDLC
7 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 3 (11.11%) Coaching
9 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (7.41%) OOP
9 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (3.70%) OOD
10 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 19 (70.37%) C#
3 14 (51.85%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.70%) Xamarin
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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