The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation Engineer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
798 640 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.57% 95.24% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 587 550 673
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Automation Engineer
England

Test Automation Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
1 3 (100.00%) RSpec
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing

Test Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) RSpec
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA