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

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Engineer
England / North East
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.11% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%

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
607 597 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.04% 97.55% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 548 510 585
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £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 23 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 - 7 £35,000 - 1
Test Automation Engineer
England

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 7 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) RSpec
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) WCAG
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories

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
1 7 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) RSpec
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
1 1 (14.29%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) WCAG