Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Yorkshire > East Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 20 28
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 18 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 9.23% 11.41% 7.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.73% 12.29% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 21
East Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +14.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £19,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £41,250 £38,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

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 185 350 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 94.87% 92.84% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 161 313 217
East Yorkshire median annual salary £36,176 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.36% - -
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,250 £22,950
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,250 £56,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +4 7 £42,500 +20.57% 2
Hull -10 7 £30,000 - 1
Test Automation
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) Selenium
4 7 (38.89%) Spring
4 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
4 7 (38.89%) WordPress
4 7 (38.89%) RESTful
4 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
4 7 (38.89%) Node.js
4 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
4 7 (38.89%) Docker
4 7 (38.89%) Microservices
4 7 (38.89%) React
4 7 (38.89%) SDLC
4 7 (38.89%) Java 8
5 6 (33.33%) TDD
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
7 4 (22.22%) QA
7 4 (22.22%) REST
7 4 (22.22%) Spring Boot
7 4 (22.22%) Vue.js
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) Python
7 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
8 3 (16.67%) Ruby
8 3 (16.67%) JSON
8 3 (16.67%) Subversion

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 7 (38.89%) WordPress
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (16.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Selenium
2 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
3 3 (16.67%) Subversion
4 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Tester
4 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 3 (16.67%) PHP Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 3 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) QA Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
1 7 (38.89%) Node.js
1 7 (38.89%) React
1 7 (38.89%) RESTful
1 7 (38.89%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) REST
2 4 (22.22%) Spring Boot
2 4 (22.22%) Vue.js
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) JSON
3 3 (16.67%) Lucene
3 3 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Microservices
2 7 (38.89%) SDLC
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
4 3 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) QA Automation
5 2 (11.11%) API Testing
5 2 (11.11%) BDD
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) SDET
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) Java 8
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) Groovy
5 3 (16.67%) Perl
5 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 3 (16.67%) Ruby
6 2 (11.11%) C
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) C++
7 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Docker
2 3 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) HP
1 2 (11.11%) Renesas