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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 67 63 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 27 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.43% 2.47% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 3.04% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 11
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
854 626 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 76.94% 81.51% 73.92%
Number of salaries quoted 702 445 575
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 -9 15 £32,500 -7.14% 3
York -7 7 £29,000 -3.33% 2
Middlesbrough +3 5 £30,000 +39.53% 1
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 17 (54.84%) Manual Testing
2 15 (48.39%) Java
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 12 (38.71%) HTML
4 12 (38.71%) Scrum
4 12 (38.71%) Subversion
4 12 (38.71%) Time Management
4 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
4 12 (38.71%) QA
4 12 (38.71%) Fault Management
4 12 (38.71%) HTML5
5 9 (29.03%) Retail
6 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
7 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
7 5 (16.13%) Compatibility Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Web Development
7 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
7 5 (16.13%) TDD
7 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
7 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.90%) JIRA
9 3 (9.68%) Open Source
9 3 (9.68%) Selenium
9 3 (9.68%) Web Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Finance
9 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
10 2 (6.45%) MVC
10 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
10 2 (6.45%) ISEB

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Subversion
1 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
3 4 (12.90%) JIRA
4 3 (9.68%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) Capybara
General
1 9 (29.03%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Test Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Automation Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) Analyst
4 9 (29.03%) QA Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Test Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) HTML
1 12 (38.71%) HTML5
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) NHibernate
2 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) JRuby
3 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) Video on Demand
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Manual Testing
2 12 (38.71%) Scrum
2 12 (38.71%) Time Management
2 12 (38.71%) Fault Management
3 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
4 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
4 5 (16.13%) Compatibility Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Web Development
4 5 (16.13%) TDD
4 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Web Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.45%) MVC
7 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.23%) BDD
8 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
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