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 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
Test Automation
Rank 39 59 63
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.54% 0.64% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 0.69% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £31,000 £28,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
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
292 289 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 92.70% 92.93% 81.16%
Number of salaries quoted 216 249 290
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £70,000
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 30 August 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 (66.67%) Selenium
2 13 (61.90%) C#
3 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (52.38%) XML
5 10 (47.62%) OO
5 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (47.62%) jQuery
6 9 (42.86%) Jasmine
6 9 (42.86%) Karma Test Runner
6 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio
7 8 (38.10%) SQL
7 8 (38.10%) JSON
7 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
7 8 (38.10%) WebDriver
7 8 (38.10%) TeamCity
8 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
8 7 (33.33%) Java
9 6 (28.57%) Web Services
9 6 (28.57%) QA
9 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
9 6 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
10 5 (23.81%) QA Automation
10 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
10 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
10 5 (23.81%) PMI
10 5 (23.81%) PMI Certification
11 4 (19.05%) Client/Server

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 3 (14.29%) Jetty
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Selenium
2 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 9 (42.86%) Jasmine
3 9 (42.86%) Karma Test Runner
3 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (38.10%) TeamCity
4 8 (38.10%) WebDriver
5 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (19.05%) Calabash
6 4 (19.05%) Capybara
6 4 (19.05%) Fiddler
6 4 (19.05%) JIRA
7 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
7 1 (4.76%) JMeter
General
1 3 (14.29%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Military
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Tester
2 10 (47.62%) Automation Tester
3 7 (33.33%) Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Developer in Test
3 7 (33.33%) Test Automation Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Java Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Java Technical Architect
4 4 (19.05%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) QA Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Test Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) XML
2 10 (47.62%) jQuery
3 8 (38.10%) JSON
4 6 (28.57%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 3 (14.29%) Spring
6 2 (9.52%) Apache CXF
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) RESTful
6 2 (9.52%) Spring Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
7 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) PMI
2 4 (19.05%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.52%) iPad
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) OO
2 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
3 5 (23.81%) QA Automation
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Test Management
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (9.52%) MVC
6 2 (9.52%) OOD
6 2 (9.52%) Open Source
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) PMI Certification
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
2 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) SAP