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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 58 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.13% 1.13% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.32% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,750 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
388 453 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 87.78% 85.63% 83.38%
Number of salaries quoted 349 404 235
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram 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 10 February 2016. 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
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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 +5 5 £38,750 +29.16% 1
Automated Testing
North East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) OO
5 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) QA
5 6 (42.86%) Open Source
6 5 (35.71%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) JIRA
7 4 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
8 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
8 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 3 (21.43%) SDLC
8 3 (21.43%) JUnit
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 2 (14.29%) Java
9 2 (14.29%) Swing
9 2 (14.29%) OOD
9 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 2 (14.29%) TDD
9 2 (14.29%) Data Management
9 2 (14.29%) Spring
9 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Selenium
9 2 (14.29%) Groovy

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 3 (21.43%) JUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Gradle
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) TestNG
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) QA Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Tester
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (14.29%) QA Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 2 (14.29%) JPA
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) Spring
5 2 (14.29%) Swing
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) Open Source
4 4 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 2 (14.29%) OOD
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.14%) QA Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Groovy
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
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