The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for Automation Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automation Testing
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 58 81
Rank change year-on-year +3 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 26 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 3.23% 3.41% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 3.88% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 17
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -12.50%  

Automation 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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 731 851 992
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 90.69% 87.82% 92.45%
Number of salaries quoted 620 753 851
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automation Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Testing in North Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Automation Testing in North Yorkshire

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Testing in North Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Testing in North Yorkshire

Automation Testing
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 Testing within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -8 15 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Harrogate +6 7 £32,500 - 1
Selby - 2 - - 1
Automation Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automation 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 16 (38.10%) Process Improvement
1 16 (38.10%) Coaching
2 13 (30.95%) Software Testing
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 8 (19.05%) C#
4 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 7 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 7 (16.67%) .NET
5 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 6 (14.29%) VBScript
6 6 (14.29%) JMeter
6 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 6 (14.29%) TestComplete
6 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 6 (14.29%) ISTQB
6 6 (14.29%) SpecFlow
6 6 (14.29%) Gherkin
7 5 (11.90%) Degree
7 5 (11.90%) TDD
7 5 (11.90%) SQL
8 4 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (9.52%) JIRA
8 4 (9.52%) QA
8 4 (9.52%) iPad
8 4 (9.52%) SDLC
8 4 (9.52%) Demand Management
8 4 (9.52%) Defect Tracking

Automation Testing
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:

Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) JMeter
1 6 (14.29%) SpecFlow
1 6 (14.29%) TestComplete
2 4 (9.52%) JIRA
3 3 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.38%) Marketing
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Analyst
1 20 (47.62%) Test Analyst
2 16 (38.10%) Test Manager
3 9 (21.43%) Tester
4 8 (19.05%) Automation Test Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Software Tester
5 7 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) Automation Tester
7 4 (9.52%) Software Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Pensions Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Automation Tester
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Tester
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Tester
9 2 (4.76%) Manual Tester
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
10 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (14.29%) Gherkin
3 2 (4.76%) REST
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) WPF
4 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) iPad
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Coaching
1 16 (38.10%) Process Improvement
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Software Testing
3 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
4 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 7 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 5 (11.90%) TDD
7 4 (9.52%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (9.52%) Demand Management
7 4 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (9.52%) SDLC
8 3 (7.14%) BDD
8 3 (7.14%) Defect Management
8 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.76%) Test Strategy
9 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) C#
2 6 (14.29%) VBScript
3 5 (11.90%) SQL
4 3 (7.14%) Java
4 3 (7.14%) VB
5 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) SDET
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
York, North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 2.5 k flexi benifits
Posted: 4 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 2.5 k flexi benifits
Posted: 4 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
TJ Peel
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Free parking, Fantastic p
Posted: 6 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Free parking, Fantastic p
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 2.5 k flexi benifits
Posted: 6 days ago