The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Test Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Engineer
England / North East
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.44% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
653 591 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.03% 97.36% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 539 515 549
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

Test Automation Engineer
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 Test Automation Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 16 January 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 - 3 £30,000 - 2
Test Automation Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Test Automation Engineer 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 Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Online Games
2 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) High Availability
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) Refactoring
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) OOP
2 4 (57.14%) Sun
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Games
2 4 (57.14%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) Coaching
2 4 (57.14%) Appium
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile First
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) WebDriver

Test Automation Engineer 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Appium
2 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile Games
1 4 (57.14%) Online Games
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Android
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Coaching
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) High Availability
2 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile First
2 4 (57.14%) OOP
2 4 (57.14%) Refactoring
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Sun