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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 53 78 55
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -23
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 28 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.94% 0.70% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 0.86% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 19
Median salary £45,000 £32,750 £28,636
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.40% +14.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,625 £32,500 £27,909
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £41,400 £35,786
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
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
613 584 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 86.34% 81.79% 78.32%
Number of salaries quoted 538 470 505
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram 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 27 May 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 +15 25 £45,000 +37.40% 5
Durham - 2 £37,250 -
Northumberland - 1 £32,500 -
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 32 (84.21%) .NET
1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (73.68%) OO
3 25 (65.79%) C#
4 23 (60.53%) HTML
4 23 (60.53%) JavaScript
4 23 (60.53%) SQL
5 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 20 (52.63%) Scrum
5 20 (52.63%) HTML5
6 18 (47.37%) Windows Server
6 18 (47.37%) .NET Framework
6 18 (47.37%) Degree
6 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
6 18 (47.37%) Web Services
6 18 (47.37%) Windows
7 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
7 17 (44.74%) XML
7 17 (44.74%) MVC
7 17 (44.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (42.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (42.11%) Telecoms
8 16 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (42.11%) Business Analysis

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 16 (42.11%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (28.95%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (42.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Intranet
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 16 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 16 (42.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 16 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (26.32%) Visual Studio
3 9 (23.68%) CruiseControl
4 4 (10.53%) Selenium
5 2 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 16 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 26 (68.42%) .NET Developer
3 16 (42.11%) .NET Software Developer
3 16 (42.11%) C# Developer
3 16 (42.11%) Software Developer
4 15 (39.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Lead .NET Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Lead Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Lead Software Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Automation Tester
6 6 (15.79%) Tester
7 5 (13.16%) .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (13.16%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Test Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (84.21%) .NET
2 23 (60.53%) HTML
3 20 (52.63%) HTML5
4 18 (47.37%) .NET Framework
4 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
4 18 (47.37%) Web Services
5 17 (44.74%) XML
6 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (28.95%) CSS
8 10 (26.32%) jQuery
8 10 (26.32%) LINQ
9 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (23.68%) CSS3
9 9 (23.68%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (18.42%) CSLA
10 7 (18.42%) WinForms
11 2 (5.26%) RESTful
11 2 (5.26%) SOAP
11 2 (5.26%) WCF
11 2 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
1 18 (47.37%) Windows Server
2 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (73.68%) OO
3 20 (52.63%) Scrum
4 17 (44.74%) MVC
5 16 (42.11%) Business Analysis
5 16 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (42.11%) CRM
5 16 (42.11%) ITIL
5 16 (42.11%) Project Management
6 11 (28.95%) Open Source
6 11 (28.95%) SDLC
7 10 (26.32%) Coaching
7 10 (26.32%) TDD
8 7 (18.42%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
11 3 (7.89%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) C#
2 23 (60.53%) JavaScript
2 23 (60.53%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Blackpool, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £38,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 32k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 9 days ago