The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated 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
Automated Testing
Rank 55 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 11 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.17% 0.95% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.29% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 8
Average salary £40,000 £37,050 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.96% +37.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
415 465 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 81.69% 73.93% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 334 325 361
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Tyne and Wear region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Tyne and Wear 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 11 £40,000 +48.14% 4
Automated Testing
North East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing.

1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) OO
3 11 (73.33%) Web Services
3 11 (73.33%) TDD
3 11 (73.33%) RESTful
4 10 (66.67%) Groovy
4 10 (66.67%) JPA
4 10 (66.67%) Spring
4 10 (66.67%) JUnit
4 10 (66.67%) Swing
4 10 (66.67%) Java
4 10 (66.67%) OOD
4 10 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 10 (66.67%) REST
4 10 (66.67%) Gradle
4 10 (66.67%) Mobile App
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) Node.js
6 2 (13.33%) Subversion
6 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
6 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (13.33%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Selenium
6 2 (13.33%) vSphere
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) Degree

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) JUnit
1 10 (66.67%) Gradle
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) JMeter
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) Web Services
1 11 (73.33%) RESTful
2 10 (66.67%) JPA
2 10 (66.67%) Spring
2 10 (66.67%) Swing
2 10 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 10 (66.67%) REST
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) LINQ
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) React
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) W3C
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) OO
3 11 (73.33%) TDD
4 10 (66.67%) OOD
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) AOP
6 1 (6.67%) Cash Management
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Use Case
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) Groovy
2 10 (66.67%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Google
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