Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Yorkshire > East Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 28 30
Rank change year-on-year +11 +2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 26 38 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 10.92% 10.05% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.61% 11.01% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 19
East Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +12.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £19,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £37,500 £41,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +18.42% +8.57%

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 224 345 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 94.12% 91.27% 90.13%
Number of salaries quoted 187 307 210
East Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £25,900 £21,400 £22,038
90th Percentile £53,750 £45,700 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +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 17 June 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 17 June 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
Hull +7 21 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Test Automation
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) Selenium
3 14 (53.85%) TDD
4 10 (38.46%) Java
4 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 9 (34.62%) RESTful
5 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
6 8 (30.77%) PHP
6 8 (30.77%) BDD
7 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
7 7 (26.92%) Cucumber
7 7 (26.92%) API Testing
7 7 (26.92%) C#
7 7 (26.92%) HP UFT
8 6 (23.08%) Linux
8 6 (23.08%) Gherkin
9 5 (19.23%) CSS
9 5 (19.23%) Python
9 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
9 5 (19.23%) SDLC
10 4 (15.38%) React
10 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (15.38%) Serverless
10 4 (15.38%) Analytical Thinking
10 4 (15.38%) Java 8
10 4 (15.38%) Ruby
10 4 (15.38%) Ajax
10 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
10 4 (15.38%) Scrum
10 4 (15.38%) Retail

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 (15.38%) Apache Solr
1 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (15.38%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (15.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
1 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 4 (15.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Selenium
2 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 7 (26.92%) Cucumber
3 7 (26.92%) HP UFT
3 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
4 4 (15.38%) JIRA
4 4 (15.38%) Mercurial
4 4 (15.38%) PHPUnit
4 4 (15.38%) Subversion
5 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.85%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) PHP Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) PHP Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior PHP Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Tester
4 4 (15.38%) WordPress Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) RESTful
2 6 (23.08%) Gherkin
3 5 (19.23%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) Ajax
4 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 4 (15.38%) Behat
4 4 (15.38%) Doctrine
4 4 (15.38%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) HTML5
4 4 (15.38%) JSON
4 4 (15.38%) Lucene
4 4 (15.38%) Node.js
4 4 (15.38%) React
4 4 (15.38%) Spring
4 4 (15.38%) Symfony
4 4 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Mac OS
3 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) TDD
3 8 (30.77%) BDD
4 7 (26.92%) API Testing
5 5 (19.23%) SDLC
6 4 (15.38%) Analytical Thinking
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) Microservices
6 4 (15.38%) OO
6 4 (15.38%) OO PHP
6 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
8 2 (7.69%) DevOps
8 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) PHP
4 7 (26.92%) C#
5 5 (19.23%) Python
6 4 (15.38%) Groovy
6 4 (15.38%) Java 8
6 4 (15.38%) Perl
6 4 (15.38%) PHP 7
6 4 (15.38%) Ruby
7 2 (7.69%) C
7 2 (7.69%) C++
8 1 (3.85%) SQL
8 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) Renesas