Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Automation Tester was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Automation Tester
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 96 94
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 18 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.36% 0.89% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.91% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 17
North Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +14.29% +7.69%
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in North Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1,285 1,211 1,499
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 98.14% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,064 1,004 1,197
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.30%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Automation Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Automation Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Tester in North Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Automation Tester in North Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Tester in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Automation Tester in North Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
York +1 18 £55,000 +4.76%
Automation Tester
Yorkshire

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North Yorkshire region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (88.89%) Performance Testing
2 16 (88.89%) QA
2 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 16 (88.89%) JMeter
3 14 (77.78%) HP
3 14 (77.78%) ISEB
3 14 (77.78%) LoadRunner
3 14 (77.78%) WebLOAD
3 14 (77.78%) TestComplete
3 14 (77.78%) NeoLoad
3 14 (77.78%) LoadUI
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) JUnit
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) SOAP
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing

Automation Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) JMeter
1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 14 (77.78%) LoadRunner
2 14 (77.78%) LoadUI
2 14 (77.78%) NeoLoad
2 14 (77.78%) TestComplete
2 14 (77.78%) WebLOAD
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) JUnit
3 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) jQuery
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (88.89%) Performance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (88.89%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter