Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
North Yorkshire > Harrogate
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 48 61
Rank change year-on-year +23 +13 -39
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 13 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 5.22% 1.21% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 1.52% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 25
Harrogate median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +61.54% -
10th Percentile £29,250 £46,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,500 £58,500 £45,000
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%

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 Harrogate with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Harrogate
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 218 330 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 87.55% 79.71% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 190 242 644
Harrogate median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,650 £20,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Harrogate

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Harrogate

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Harrogate over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Harrogate region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
4 3 (23.08%) Selenium
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (15.38%) Fintech
5 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
5 2 (15.38%) Spring
5 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 2 (15.38%) Erlang
5 2 (15.38%) QA
5 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) JIRA
6 1 (7.69%) Google
6 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.69%) Symfony

Test Automation
Co-occurring 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 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) BrowserStack
1 1 (7.69%) Cloudflare
1 1 (7.69%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.69%) Codeception
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) NetBeans
2 1 (7.69%) PhpStorm
2 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Sublime Text
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Developer in Test
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Test Lead
3 3 (23.08%) Lead Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Principal Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Principal Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Erlang Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Tester
5 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Trainee
5 1 (7.69%) Trainee Software Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Trainee Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) Ember.js
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (7.69%) React
2 1 (7.69%) Symfony
2 1 (7.69%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (15.38%) Fintech
1 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) Erlang
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Zend