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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 56 92 89
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 33 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.03% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 0.49% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 3
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
932 810 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 85.66% 84.29% 78.58%
Number of salaries quoted 792 590 567
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
(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 +26 18 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Middlesbrough - 10 £25,000 -
Harrogate 0 5 £45,000 +38.46%
Test Automation
Yorkshire

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 36 (64.29%) TDD
1 36 (64.29%) QA
2 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (51.79%) Test Strategy
4 23 (41.07%) Selenium
5 22 (39.29%) Test Management
5 22 (39.29%) Test Scripting
6 21 (37.50%) Software Testing
6 21 (37.50%) Performance Testing
7 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
7 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 20 (35.71%) JIRA
8 19 (33.93%) HP
8 19 (33.93%) QuickTest Pro
8 19 (33.93%) Management Information System
8 19 (33.93%) JMeter
8 19 (33.93%) Retail
8 19 (33.93%) Business Analysis
8 19 (33.93%) Web Development
8 19 (33.93%) Usability Testing
8 19 (33.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (33.93%) HP Quality Center
8 19 (33.93%) eggPlant
8 19 (33.93%) Test Planning
9 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
9 17 (30.36%) Automated Testing
10 10 (17.86%) Waterfall
10 10 (17.86%) BDD
10 10 (17.86%) Line Management
11 9 (16.07%) SQL

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 23 (41.07%) Selenium
2 20 (35.71%) JIRA
3 19 (33.93%) QuickTest Pro
3 19 (33.93%) JMeter
3 19 (33.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (33.93%) eggPlant
4 2 (3.57%) WebLOAD
5 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (33.93%) Retail
2 7 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (73.21%) Analyst
2 26 (46.43%) Test Analyst
3 19 (33.93%) Performance Analyst
3 19 (33.93%) Performance Test Analyst
4 13 (23.21%) QA Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Test Manager
6 7 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
6 7 (12.50%) Tester
6 7 (12.50%) Team Leader
6 7 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
6 7 (12.50%) Test Leader
7 5 (8.93%) Automation Tester
7 5 (8.93%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.57%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) TDD
2 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (51.79%) Test Strategy
4 22 (39.29%) Test Management
4 22 (39.29%) Test Scripting
5 21 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 21 (37.50%) Performance Testing
6 19 (33.93%) Usability Testing
6 19 (33.93%) Web Development
6 19 (33.93%) Business Analysis
6 19 (33.93%) Test Planning
7 17 (30.36%) Automated Testing
8 10 (17.86%) Line Management
8 10 (17.86%) Waterfall
8 10 (17.86%) BDD
9 5 (8.93%) Automation Testing
10 2 (3.57%) Manual Testing
11 1 (1.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
2 9 (16.07%) SQL
3 5 (8.93%) C#
3 5 (8.93%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (64.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (33.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.93%) HP
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle
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