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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 71 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 22 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.28% 1.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 1.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,937 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.16% +15.38%
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
870 852 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 90.06% 81.92% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 796 682 510
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 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 -1 10 £32,500 -
Middlesbrough -3 5 £29,633 -10.20%
York +6 4 £38,000 +8.57%
Automation Testing
Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 27 (61.36%) SQL
2 26 (59.09%) Java
2 26 (59.09%) Selenium
3 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (47.73%) C#
5 19 (43.18%) Test Scripting
6 17 (38.64%) Degree
7 11 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 11 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
8 7 (15.91%) Fault Management
8 7 (15.91%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.64%) Finance
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 5 (11.36%) ISEB
10 5 (11.36%) Agile Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Line Management
11 3 (6.82%) Google
11 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
11 3 (6.82%) Oracle
12 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
12 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
12 2 (4.55%) IIS
12 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
12 2 (4.55%) Apple
12 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
12 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (59.09%) Selenium
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Tester
2 19 (43.18%) Test Engineer
2 19 (43.18%) Automation Tester
2 19 (43.18%) Automation Engineer
2 19 (43.18%) Test Automation Engineer
3 15 (34.09%) Test Analyst
3 15 (34.09%) Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Test Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Lead Tester
5 4 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Software Tester
5 4 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.27%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) Test Scripting
3 11 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 11 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
4 7 (15.91%) Fault Management
5 5 (11.36%) Agile Testing
5 5 (11.36%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (11.36%) Line Management
6 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) SQL
2 26 (59.09%) Java
3 21 (47.73%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Google
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Apple