The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Tester
Rank 80 101 79
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 11 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.04% 1.01% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.03% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 6
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automation Tester
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1033 1161 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 98.01% 97.32% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 915 846 658
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester in the job title across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Automation Tester Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Automation Tester
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 Automation Tester within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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 +2 11 £32,500 -
Automation Tester
Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Top 13 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Automation Tester 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 Automation Tester in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 22 (95.65%) Test Scripting
2 22 (95.65%) C#
2 22 (95.65%) Java
2 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (95.65%) Degree
3 9 (39.13%) Selenium
4 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.35%) Fault Management
5 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Automation Tester 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 Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Selenium
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (95.65%) Test Scripting
3 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) C#
1 22 (95.65%) Java
1 22 (95.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) Degree