The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 63 98 64
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -34
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 24 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.40% 0.37% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 0.43% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 18
Average salary £33,750 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+19.06% -
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
874 930 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 87.58% 87.00% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 785 703 552
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the North Yorkshire region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate - 13 £45,000 -
York +11 7 £27,500 -
Middlesbrough - 4 - -
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing.

1 41 (54.67%) C#
2 26 (34.67%) JavaScript
2 26 (34.67%) SQL
2 26 (34.67%) .NET
3 25 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 24 (32.00%) HTML
4 24 (32.00%) CSS
5 23 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (29.33%) Unit Testing
6 22 (29.33%) Selenium
7 21 (28.00%) Manual Testing
7 21 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET
8 20 (26.67%) WCF
8 20 (26.67%) WPF
8 20 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 17 (22.67%) Use Case
10 15 (20.00%) E-Commerce
11 14 (18.67%) Java
11 14 (18.67%) .NET Framework
12 13 (17.33%) Fault Management
12 13 (17.33%) jQuery
12 13 (17.33%) Cloud Computing
12 13 (17.33%) VB.NET
12 13 (17.33%) IIS
12 13 (17.33%) Visual Studio
12 13 (17.33%) Windows
12 13 (17.33%) Web Services
12 13 (17.33%) XML
12 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (17.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.33%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (29.33%) Selenium
2 13 (17.33%) Visual Studio
3 11 (14.67%) Firebug
4 4 (5.33%) JIRA
4 4 (5.33%) Bugzilla
4 4 (5.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.67%) NUnit
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (50.67%) Analyst
1 38 (50.67%) Test Analyst
2 17 (22.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 17 (22.67%) Software Engineer
3 16 (21.33%) Developer
3 16 (21.33%) .NET Developer
3 16 (21.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 16 (21.33%) Automation Analyst
4 5 (6.67%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 5 (6.67%) Junior
4 5 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
4 5 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 4 (5.33%) Tester
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Web Tester
8 1 (1.33%) Automation Tester
8 1 (1.33%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (1.33%) Manual Tester
8 1 (1.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.67%) .NET
2 24 (32.00%) HTML
2 24 (32.00%) CSS
3 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET
4 20 (26.67%) WCF
4 20 (26.67%) WPF
5 14 (18.67%) .NET Framework
6 13 (17.33%) jQuery
6 13 (17.33%) Web Services
6 13 (17.33%) XML
6 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.33%) DOM
9 1 (1.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) User Experience
2 7 (9.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 23 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (29.33%) Unit Testing
4 21 (28.00%) Manual Testing
5 20 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 17 (22.67%) Use Case
7 15 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 13 (17.33%) Fault Management
9 12 (16.00%) Product Management
9 12 (16.00%) Scrum
10 11 (14.67%) Test Management
10 11 (14.67%) Security Testing
11 10 (13.33%) Software Testing
11 10 (13.33%) MVC
12 9 (12.00%) Performance Testing
13 6 (8.00%) Automation Testing
14 4 (5.33%) TDD
15 2 (2.67%) Web Development
15 2 (2.67%) User Acceptance Testing
15 2 (2.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (54.67%) C#
2 26 (34.67%) JavaScript
2 26 (34.67%) SQL
3 14 (18.67%) Java
4 13 (17.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) ISTQB
1 4 (5.33%) ISEB
1 4 (5.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.33%) Google