The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 76 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 1 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.16% 0.80% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.94% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 10
Median salary £40,000 £31,250 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -9.42%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Automation 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
525 424 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.27% 84.80% 79.60%
Number of salaries quoted 455 351 346
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Automation 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 Automation Testing within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 August 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 -9 1 £40,000 +28.00% 2
Automation Testing
North East

Automation Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing

Automation 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Leader
1 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago