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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
England / North East
Rank 65 65 77
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 9 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.42% 1.66% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.84% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 5
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,600 £39,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
551 543 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 86.91% 90.05% 87.84%
Number of salaries quoted 494 465 555
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,158
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,215 £57,500
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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +8 9 £35,000 +3.70% 2
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 North East region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Data Protection
2 9 (69.23%) Selenium
2 9 (69.23%) WebDriver
3 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
4 5 (38.46%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Games
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
7 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (15.38%) GitHub
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (15.38%) Front End Development

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 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Selenium
1 9 (69.23%) WebDriver
2 2 (15.38%) CruiseControl
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) JUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (15.38%) RSpec
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Test Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) CSS3
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) HTML5
1 3 (23.08%) jQuery
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (15.38%) LINQ
2 2 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Data Protection
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) Scala
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) WCAG
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) New Relic
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