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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 70 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 21 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.00% 1.59% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 1.82% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 2
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
907 1043 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 86.38% 87.21% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 801 737 555
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
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 24 April 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 24 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 +5 17 £32,500 -
York +15 3 £26,500 -24.28%
Automation Testing
Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (79.41%) Java
2 24 (70.59%) C#
3 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (67.65%) SQL
4 22 (64.71%) Degree
4 22 (64.71%) Test Scripting
5 16 (47.06%) Selenium
6 6 (17.65%) Fault Management
6 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
8 2 (5.88%) IIS
8 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
8 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
8 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
8 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.88%) Finance
8 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.94%) Line Management
9 1 (2.94%) Google

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (5.88%) IIS
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (47.06%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Tester
2 23 (67.65%) Automation Tester
3 14 (41.18%) Automation Engineer
3 14 (41.18%) Test Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) Analyst
4 8 (23.53%) Test Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) Test Scripting
3 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
3 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Fault Management
4 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) Java
2 24 (70.59%) C#
3 23 (67.65%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (64.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Google