The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 42 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 8 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.62% 0.43% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 0.48% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
272 210 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 89.18% 90.13% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 232 182 332
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in York

Test Automation
Salary Trend in York

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in York

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 York region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 11 (68.75%) QA
4 10 (62.50%) JIRA
5 9 (56.25%) Fiddler
5 9 (56.25%) Selenium
5 9 (56.25%) Automated Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Ruby
5 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
5 9 (56.25%) Capybara
5 9 (56.25%) Calabash
5 9 (56.25%) QA Automation
5 9 (56.25%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) XML
7 3 (18.75%) ISEB
7 3 (18.75%) Test Management
7 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (12.50%) Mule ESB
8 2 (12.50%) Spring Integration
8 2 (12.50%) Jetty
8 2 (12.50%) WPF
8 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
8 2 (12.50%) Apache CXF
8 2 (12.50%) RESTful
8 2 (12.50%) Software Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in York 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 2 (12.50%) Jetty
1 2 (12.50%) Mule ESB
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 10 (62.50%) JIRA
3 9 (56.25%) Calabash
3 9 (56.25%) Capybara
3 9 (56.25%) Fiddler
3 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
3 9 (56.25%) Selenium
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Test Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) QA Automation Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) QA Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) QA Test Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Apache CXF
2 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) Spring Integration
2 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
2 2 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Automated Testing
2 9 (56.25%) Continuous Deployment
2 9 (56.25%) QA Automation
3 4 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Management
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) OOD
5 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Ruby
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft