The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 77 84 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.62% 0.26% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.27% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -24.52%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +6.75%
Automation Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
754 729 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.01% 95.54% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 673 618 588
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Automation Tester Salary Trend in the North East

Automation Tester
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 Automation Tester within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 August 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 -3 5 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Automation Tester
England

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) WebDriver
3 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) Retail
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) ISEB
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
4 4 (44.44%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) API Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS

Automation Tester Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) API Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
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