The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 84 71 88
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 25 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.02% 1.33% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 1.68% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 0
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1060 774 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 85.55% 79.30% 75.17%
Number of salaries quoted 736 542 501
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Automation
Yorkshire

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
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate -20 13 £32,500 -7.14%
York -13 4 - -
Test Automation
Yorkshire

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (97.06%) SQL
3 17 (50.00%) HTTP
3 17 (50.00%) XML
3 17 (50.00%) OOP
3 17 (50.00%) OO
3 17 (50.00%) Subversion
3 17 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 17 (50.00%) Degree
3 17 (50.00%) JSON
3 17 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (50.00%) iPhone
3 17 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 17 (50.00%) Mercurial
3 17 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 17 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 16 (47.06%) Automation Testing
4 16 (47.06%) Test Scripting
4 16 (47.06%) Java
4 16 (47.06%) .NET
5 12 (35.29%) QA
6 11 (32.35%) Digital Media
6 11 (32.35%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (17.65%) Games
8 1 (2.94%) Scrum
8 1 (2.94%) Requirements Management
8 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) TDD
8 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Quality Management

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Subversion
1 17 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 17 (50.00%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (17.65%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
1 17 (50.00%) iOS Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Tester
2 16 (47.06%) Automation Tester
3 13 (38.24%) Senior iOS Developer
3 13 (38.24%) Senior Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Integration Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) XML
1 17 (50.00%) JSON
2 16 (47.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) iPhone
2 11 (32.35%) Digital Media
2 11 (32.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) OOP
2 17 (50.00%) OO
2 17 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 16 (47.06%) Test Scripting
3 16 (47.06%) Automation Testing
4 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.94%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.94%) Scrum
4 1 (2.94%) TDD
4 1 (2.94%) Requirements Management
4 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 16 (47.06%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) Perl
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) C++
4 1 (2.94%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) QA