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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Rank 50 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.25% 1.67% 4.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.91% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Median salary £31,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
292 262 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 91.54% 87.63% 83.94%
Number of salaries quoted 244 238 274
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 20 January 2017, 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 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) QA
2 10 (71.43%) Cucumber
3 9 (64.29%) JIRA
3 9 (64.29%) Selenium
3 9 (64.29%) Automated Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Ruby
4 8 (57.14%) Fiddler
4 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 8 (57.14%) Capybara
4 8 (57.14%) Calabash
4 8 (57.14%) QA Automation
4 8 (57.14%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) ISEB
6 2 (14.29%) Retail
6 2 (14.29%) WPF
6 2 (14.29%) Test Management
6 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (7.14%) Mule ESB
7 1 (7.14%) SDLC

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 1 (7.14%) Jetty
1 1 (7.14%) Mule ESB
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 9 (64.29%) JIRA
2 9 (64.29%) Selenium
3 8 (57.14%) Calabash
3 8 (57.14%) Capybara
3 8 (57.14%) Fiddler
3 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Test Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) QA Automation Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) QA Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) QA Test Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) WPF
3 1 (7.14%) Apache CXF
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) Spring Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Automated Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Deployment
3 8 (57.14%) QA Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Test Management
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) OOD
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Ruby
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft