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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 80 96 93
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 12 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.14% 1.08% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.28% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 1
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
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
924 937 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 87.92% 84.04% 79.35%
Number of salaries quoted 765 683 563
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 29 January 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 +5 11 £32,500 -
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
Automation Testing
Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 25 (92.59%) SQL
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (85.19%) C#
2 23 (85.19%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) Degree
2 23 (85.19%) Test Scripting
3 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.70%) Fault Management
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
5 1 (3.70%) Finance
5 1 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.70%) BDD

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Tester
1 24 (88.89%) Automation Tester
2 8 (29.63%) Test Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
3 1 (3.70%) Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (85.19%) Test Scripting
3 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Fault Management
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) SQL
2 23 (85.19%) C#
2 23 (85.19%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (85.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle