The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 46 55 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +19
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.43% 1.67% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.96% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +39.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Automated Testing
North 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 York region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
302 358 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 86.53% 85.24% 90.13%
Number of salaries quoted 271 270 270
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in York

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in York

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in York

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the York 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 12 (85.71%) Software Testing
1 12 (85.71%) Manual Testing
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Selenium
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
5 5 (35.71%) Firebug
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Security Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Test Management
6 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Capybara
7 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 2 (14.29%) BDD
7 2 (14.29%) Redis
7 2 (14.29%) MongoDB

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the York 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.

Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) Firebug
3 2 (14.29%) Capybara
3 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (14.29%) Games
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Software Tester
1 9 (64.29%) Tester
2 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Manual Tester
4 3 (21.43%) Automation Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Lead Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Software Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
1 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Manual Testing
1 12 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Security Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Test Management
4 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Campaign Management
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexible benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago