The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 77 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 15 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.45% 2.58% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 3.18% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 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%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
810 692 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 78.26% 81.22% 72.23%
Number of salaries quoted 644 500 568
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 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

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
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 25 July 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 -14 8 £32,500 -7.14% 1
York -16 6 £32,500 - 1
Middlesbrough +3 1 £30,000 +39.53% 1
Automated Testing
Yorkshire

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 11 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 10 (45.45%) QA
3 9 (40.91%) Java
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 8 (36.36%) Scrum
4 8 (36.36%) Subversion
4 8 (36.36%) Time Management
4 8 (36.36%) Fault Management
4 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 8 (36.36%) HTML5
5 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
6 5 (22.73%) Compatibility Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
7 3 (13.64%) Selenium
7 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.09%) JIRA
8 2 (9.09%) Retail
8 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
8 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.55%) ISEB
9 1 (4.55%) RequisitePro
9 1 (4.55%) ClearQuest
9 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
9 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Subversion
1 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
3 3 (13.64%) Selenium
4 2 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (4.55%) RequisitePro
5 1 (4.55%) ClearQuest
5 1 (4.55%) Capybara
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Test Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) QA Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
1 8 (36.36%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Open Source
1 1 (4.55%) Video on Demand
1 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Time Management
2 8 (36.36%) Fault Management
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Web Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.55%) BDD
7 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
7 1 (4.55%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) VB6
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
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