The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation 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 Test Automation 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
Test Automation
Rank 65 96 87
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 27 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.57% 1.08% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 1.28% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 7
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Test Automation
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%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Test Automation
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 Test Automation 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
York +25 17 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Harrogate -1 5 £32,500 -
Middlesbrough - 5 £25,000 -
Test Automation
Yorkshire

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (63.49%) TDD
2 40 (63.49%) QA
3 34 (53.97%) Test Strategy
4 28 (44.44%) Selenium
5 27 (42.86%) Test Management
6 26 (41.27%) Performance Testing
7 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
7 25 (39.68%) MS Excel
7 25 (39.68%) JIRA
8 24 (38.10%) Business Analysis
8 24 (38.10%) HP
8 24 (38.10%) QuickTest Pro
8 24 (38.10%) Management Information System
8 24 (38.10%) JMeter
8 24 (38.10%) Usability Testing
8 24 (38.10%) Test Scripting
8 24 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (38.10%) HP Quality Center
8 24 (38.10%) eggPlant
8 24 (38.10%) Test Planning
9 20 (31.75%) Software Testing
10 18 (28.57%) Web Development
10 18 (28.57%) Retail
11 16 (25.40%) Automated Testing
11 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
12 12 (19.05%) SQL
13 10 (15.87%) Line Management
13 10 (15.87%) Waterfall
13 10 (15.87%) BDD

Test Automation
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 Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 25 (39.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.59%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 28 (44.44%) Selenium
2 25 (39.68%) JIRA
3 24 (38.10%) QuickTest Pro
3 24 (38.10%) JMeter
3 24 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (38.10%) eggPlant
4 2 (3.17%) WebLOAD
5 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (28.57%) Retail
2 7 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (71.43%) Analyst
2 31 (49.21%) Test Analyst
3 24 (38.10%) Performance Test Analyst
3 24 (38.10%) Performance Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) QA Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) Tester
6 8 (12.70%) Automation Tester
6 8 (12.70%) Automation Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Test Manager
6 8 (12.70%) Test Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
7 7 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 7 (11.11%) Test Leader
7 7 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (3.17%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.17%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (63.49%) TDD
3 34 (53.97%) Test Strategy
4 27 (42.86%) Test Management
5 26 (41.27%) Performance Testing
6 24 (38.10%) Business Analysis
6 24 (38.10%) Usability Testing
6 24 (38.10%) Test Scripting
6 24 (38.10%) Test Planning
7 20 (31.75%) Software Testing
8 18 (28.57%) Web Development
9 16 (25.40%) Automated Testing
10 10 (15.87%) Line Management
10 10 (15.87%) Waterfall
10 10 (15.87%) BDD
11 8 (12.70%) Automation Testing
12 2 (3.17%) Manual Testing
13 1 (1.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.05%) SQL
3 8 (12.70%) C#
3 8 (12.70%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (63.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 24 (38.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
2 24 (38.10%) HP
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle
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