The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank 77 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 16 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.46% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% - -
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Automation 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
846 609 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 77.05% 81.42% 74.16%
Number of salaries quoted 700 432 582
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Automation 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 Automation Testing within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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 - 6 £32,500 -
York - 6 £35,000 -
Middlesbrough - 4 £33,000 -
Automation Testing
Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 23 (76.67%) Test Scripting
2 22 (73.33%) SQL
3 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (53.33%) Java
5 15 (50.00%) Degree
5 15 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 14 (46.67%) .NET
7 9 (30.00%) ISEB
8 7 (23.33%) C#
9 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
10 2 (6.67%) WCF
10 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
10 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
10 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
10 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
11 1 (3.33%) CSS
11 1 (3.33%) DOM
11 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
11 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
11 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
11 1 (3.33%) Oracle
11 1 (3.33%) HTML
11 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
11 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
11 1 (3.33%) JIRA
11 1 (3.33%) QA

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
1 1 (3.33%) Firebug
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Tester
1 15 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 9 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Junior
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) WCF
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) DOM
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Test Scripting
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.33%) BDD
6 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Security Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 9 (30.00%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft