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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 70 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 12 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.51% 1.39% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.62% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 7
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,025 £40,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,845
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
677 677 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 84.94% 85.59% 75.82%
Number of salaries quoted 588 562 454
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,050
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +7.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,308 £57,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -7 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Durham - 2 £30,750 -
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 34 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (77.50%) .NET
3 30 (75.00%) OO
4 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
5 25 (62.50%) SQL
5 25 (62.50%) HTML
6 24 (60.00%) C#
7 22 (55.00%) Scrum
8 21 (52.50%) HTML5
9 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
9 20 (50.00%) Web Services
10 19 (47.50%) XML
10 19 (47.50%) Windows
10 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
10 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
10 19 (47.50%) MVC
10 19 (47.50%) Windows Server
10 19 (47.50%) .NET Framework
10 19 (47.50%) Degree
10 19 (47.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (42.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (42.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (42.50%) Telecoms
12 17 (42.50%) Project Management
12 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 17 (42.50%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (30.00%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
1 2 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (42.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (42.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (25.00%) CruiseControl
4 4 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.50%) Grunt
5 1 (2.50%) gulp
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 17 (42.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 27 (67.50%) .NET Developer
3 17 (42.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 17 (42.50%) Software Developer
4 16 (40.00%) C# Developer
5 15 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Lead .NET Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Lead Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Lead Software Developer
7 6 (15.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 6 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (15.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (15.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (15.00%) Software Engineer
8 5 (12.50%) Automation Tester
8 5 (12.50%) Tester
9 4 (10.00%) Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
10 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (77.50%) .NET
2 25 (62.50%) HTML
3 21 (52.50%) HTML5
4 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 20 (50.00%) Web Services
5 19 (47.50%) .NET Framework
5 19 (47.50%) XML
6 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (37.50%) CSS
8 11 (27.50%) CSS3
8 11 (27.50%) jQuery
8 11 (27.50%) LINQ
9 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (17.50%) CSLA
10 7 (17.50%) WinForms
11 3 (7.50%) SOAP
12 2 (5.00%) RESTful
12 2 (5.00%) WCF
12 2 (5.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
1 19 (47.50%) Windows Server
2 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (75.00%) OO
3 22 (55.00%) Scrum
4 19 (47.50%) MVC
5 18 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (42.50%) Business Analysis
6 17 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (42.50%) CRM
6 17 (42.50%) ITIL
6 17 (42.50%) Project Management
7 12 (30.00%) TDD
8 10 (25.00%) Coaching
8 10 (25.00%) Open Source
8 10 (25.00%) SDLC
9 7 (17.50%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
11 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
12 3 (7.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (62.50%) SQL
3 24 (60.00%) C#
4 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.00%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
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