The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate with a requirement for Automated Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
Rank 40 - 41
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 0 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 2.54% - 6.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% - 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 25
Median salary £30,000 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Automated Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Harrogate
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 197 257 359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 83.47% 80.82% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 174 235 326
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Harrogate citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automated Testing in Harrogate

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Harrogate.

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Harrogate

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Harrogate region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) JMeter
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) TestComplete
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) SpecFlow
2 5 (83.33%) Gherkin
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 4 (66.67%) iPad
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) VB
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Java

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate 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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Force.com
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JMeter
1 5 (83.33%) SpecFlow
1 5 (83.33%) TestComplete
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) NUnit
3 1 (16.67%) YouTrack
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Junior
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Gherkin
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Product Management
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
3 4 (66.67%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
5 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com