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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 66 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 12 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.96% 1.90% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 2.29% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 6
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,050
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,875 £39,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £45,250 £41,025
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
522 436 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 85.43% 82.89% 76.05%
Number of salaries quoted 446 356 336
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £54,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 11 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Automated Testing
North East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (80.00%) .NET
3 27 (77.14%) OO
4 23 (65.71%) SQL
5 22 (62.86%) HTML
5 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
5 22 (62.86%) Scrum
6 21 (60.00%) C#
6 21 (60.00%) HTML5
7 19 (54.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
8 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET
8 18 (51.43%) Web Services
8 18 (51.43%) XML
8 18 (51.43%) MVC
8 18 (51.43%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (48.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (48.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (48.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (48.57%) Windows Server
9 17 (48.57%) Telecoms
9 17 (48.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (48.57%) Business Analysis
9 17 (48.57%) Dynamics CRM
9 17 (48.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
9 17 (48.57%) Degree

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (48.57%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (28.57%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (48.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (48.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio
3 10 (28.57%) CruiseControl
4 4 (11.43%) Selenium
5 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 17 (48.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
2 27 (77.14%) .NET Developer
3 17 (48.57%) .NET Software Developer
3 17 (48.57%) Software Developer
4 16 (45.71%) C# Developer
5 15 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Lead Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Lead Software Developer
7 6 (17.14%) .NET Software Engineer
7 6 (17.14%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (17.14%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (17.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
8 5 (14.29%) Automation Tester
8 5 (14.29%) Tester
9 4 (11.43%) Analyst
9 4 (11.43%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (11.43%) Test Analyst
10 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (80.00%) .NET
2 22 (62.86%) HTML
3 21 (60.00%) HTML5
4 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET
4 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (51.43%) Web Services
4 18 (51.43%) XML
5 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
6 12 (34.29%) CSS
7 11 (31.43%) CSS3
8 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (28.57%) jQuery
8 10 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (28.57%) LINQ
9 7 (20.00%) CSLA
9 7 (20.00%) WinForms
10 1 (2.86%) J2EE
10 1 (2.86%) JSON
10 1 (2.86%) Middleware
10 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
1 17 (48.57%) Windows Server
1 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (77.14%) OO
3 22 (62.86%) Scrum
4 18 (51.43%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (51.43%) MVC
5 17 (48.57%) Business Analysis
5 17 (48.57%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (48.57%) CRM
5 17 (48.57%) ITIL
5 17 (48.57%) Project Management
6 11 (31.43%) TDD
7 10 (28.57%) Coaching
7 10 (28.57%) Open Source
7 10 (28.57%) SDLC
8 7 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
10 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Functional Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) SQL
2 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
3 21 (60.00%) C#
4 10 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.71%) ISEB
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.86%) Xamarin
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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