Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Yorkshire > East Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 31 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 12 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 5.33% 5.41% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.50% 5.86% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 12
East Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +8.30% +12.15%
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,750 £30,213
90th Percentile £45,625 £43,750 £37,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 218 307 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 96.89% 92.19% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 192 279 228
East Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £58,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in East Yorkshire

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in East Yorkshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in East Yorkshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in East Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in East Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in East Yorkshire

Test Automation
Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the East Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Goole +10 8 £42,500 - 2
Hull -4 3 £31,000 -14.48% 3
Test Automation
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) QA
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium
4 4 (33.33%) WordPress
4 4 (33.33%) RESTful
4 4 (33.33%) Node.js
4 4 (33.33%) REST
4 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) QA Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Microservices
4 4 (33.33%) React
4 4 (33.33%) Spring Boot
4 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (33.33%) Docker
4 4 (33.33%) Vue.js
4 4 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (33.33%) Java 8
5 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 2 (16.67%) SDET
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Yorkshire 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 4 (33.33%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 2 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) QA Automation Tester
2 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 4 (33.33%) Node.js
1 4 (33.33%) React
1 4 (33.33%) REST
1 4 (33.33%) RESTful
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
1 4 (33.33%) Spring Boot
1 4 (33.33%) Vue.js
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (33.33%) Microservices
3 4 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) SDET
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Java 8
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker