The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Automation
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 69 79
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 17 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.11% 2.27% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.59% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 10
Median salary £35,750 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.62% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £34,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,150 £50,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Test Automation 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%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in North Yorkshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in North Yorkshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

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

Salary histogram for Test Automation in North Yorkshire

Test Automation
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 Test Automation 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 -1 7 £35,750 -10.62%
Harrogate +4 4 £29,500 -26.25%
Skipton +3 4 - -
Test Automation
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 11 (47.83%) .NET
3 10 (43.48%) Waterfall
4 9 (39.13%) VBScript
4 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
5 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
5 7 (30.43%) QA
5 7 (30.43%) VB
5 7 (30.43%) C#
5 7 (30.43%) Java
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) Automation Testing
6 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
6 6 (26.09%) Selenium
6 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
7 5 (21.74%) JMeter
7 5 (21.74%) Workflow
7 5 (21.74%) Robotics
7 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) HP
7 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
7 5 (21.74%) PMP
7 5 (21.74%) PMI Certification
7 5 (21.74%) Cognizant
7 5 (21.74%) HP UFT
7 5 (21.74%) VC++
7 5 (21.74%) Python

Test Automation
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
1 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
1 5 (21.74%) MS Access
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) HP UFT
2 5 (21.74%) JMeter
3 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 4 (17.39%) JIRA
3 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
3 4 (17.39%) TestComplete
4 3 (13.04%) Calabash
4 3 (13.04%) Capybara
4 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
4 3 (13.04%) Fiddler
5 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
5 2 (8.70%) YouTrack
6 1 (4.35%) Mockito
6 1 (4.35%) NUnit
6 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
1 12 (52.17%) Test Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Automation Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Manual Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) QA Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) QA Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) QA Test Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
3 5 (21.74%) J2EE
3 5 (21.74%) Node.js
4 4 (17.39%) Gherkin
5 3 (13.04%) XML
6 2 (8.70%) REST
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.35%) JSON
7 1 (4.35%) Spring
7 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Robotics
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Waterfall
3 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Automation Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
5 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (21.74%) BDD
6 5 (21.74%) Change Control
6 5 (21.74%) Modular Programming
6 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
6 5 (21.74%) QA Automation
6 5 (21.74%) Robotic Process Automation
6 5 (21.74%) Workflow
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) TDD
7 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
8 3 (13.04%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) VBScript
3 7 (30.43%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) VB
4 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
4 5 (21.74%) C++
4 5 (21.74%) Perl
4 5 (21.74%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) VBA
4 5 (21.74%) VC++
5 3 (13.04%) Ruby
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) PMI Certification
2 5 (21.74%) PMP
3 3 (13.04%) ISEB
4 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) SDET
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Blue Prism
2 5 (21.74%) Cognizant
2 5 (21.74%) HP
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