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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 13 31
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 65 105 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 8.78% 14.02% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.79% 15.72% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 56 92 69
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,650 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £46,000
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 664 668 932
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 89.73% 89.19% 91.91%
Number of salaries quoted 577 553 857
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -2 44 £40,500 +15.71% 5
Harrogate +7 12 £40,750 -9.44% 2
Selby -5 5 £35,000 -
Middlesbrough -2 2 £23,250 +8.13% 1
Test Automation
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 121 (76.10%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (29.56%) Scrum
3 46 (28.93%) Java
4 45 (28.30%) C#
5 44 (27.67%) SQL
6 41 (25.79%) TDD
6 41 (25.79%) Selenium
6 41 (25.79%) SDLC
7 40 (25.16%) JavaScript
7 40 (25.16%) .NET
8 34 (21.38%) Software Testing
9 31 (19.50%) Git (software)
9 31 (19.50%) Jenkins
10 29 (18.24%) Test Scripting
11 28 (17.61%) Waterfall
12 27 (16.98%) QA
12 27 (16.98%) DevOps
13 26 (16.35%) JIRA
13 26 (16.35%) Salesforce.com
14 23 (14.47%) SQL Server
14 23 (14.47%) User Acceptance Testing
15 22 (13.84%) Linux
15 22 (13.84%) Software Engineering
16 21 (13.21%) Red Hat
16 21 (13.21%) ISEB
16 21 (13.21%) Splunk
16 21 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 21 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
16 21 (13.21%) Ansible
16 21 (13.21%) Rundeck

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 (3.14%) Tomcat
1 5 (3.14%) Umbraco
2 4 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.89%) Jetty
3 3 (1.89%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) InVision
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Magento
2 2 (1.26%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.06%) SaaS
2 4 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.52%) Force.com
3 1 (0.63%) BrowserStack
3 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.63%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.89%) HTTP
1 3 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.29%) MySQL
3 8 (5.03%) MS Access
4 5 (3.14%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.52%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.52%) Power BI
5 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.63%) DB2
6 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (25.79%) Selenium
2 31 (19.50%) Git (software)
2 31 (19.50%) Jenkins
3 26 (16.35%) JIRA
4 13 (8.18%) JMeter
5 12 (7.55%) SpecFlow
5 12 (7.55%) TestComplete
6 9 (5.66%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.40%) Bugzilla
7 7 (4.40%) SoapUI
8 6 (3.77%) Toad
9 5 (3.14%) Calabash
9 5 (3.14%) Capybara
9 5 (3.14%) Fiddler
9 5 (3.14%) HP UFT
9 5 (3.14%) Hudson
9 5 (3.14%) Spock
10 4 (2.52%) Appium
10 4 (2.52%) PHPUnit
10 4 (2.52%) YouTrack
General
1 19 (11.95%) Finance
2 9 (5.66%) Military
3 8 (5.03%) Retail
4 6 (3.77%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (35.22%) Analyst
2 55 (34.59%) Test Analyst
3 32 (20.13%) Developer
4 24 (15.09%) Tester
5 21 (13.21%) Automation Test Analyst
5 21 (13.21%) Linux Engineer
5 21 (13.21%) Web Engineer
6 16 (10.06%) Automation Tester
6 16 (10.06%) Java Developer
7 14 (8.81%) C# Developer
8 12 (7.55%) Software Tester
9 11 (6.92%) Architect
10 10 (6.29%) QA Analyst
10 10 (6.29%) QA Test Analyst
10 10 (6.29%) Software Developer
11 9 (5.66%) Agile C# Developer
11 9 (5.66%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (5.66%) QA Engineer
11 9 (5.66%) Software Analyst
11 9 (5.66%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (25.16%) .NET
2 15 (9.43%) AngularJS
3 14 (8.81%) HTML
3 14 (8.81%) Spring
4 12 (7.55%) Gherkin
5 11 (6.92%) CSS
6 9 (5.66%) jQuery
6 9 (5.66%) Web Services
7 8 (5.03%) XML
8 7 (4.40%) HTML5
8 7 (4.40%) REST
9 6 (3.77%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.77%) Hibernate
9 6 (3.77%) Node.js
9 6 (3.77%) SOAP
10 5 (3.14%) .NET Framework
10 5 (3.14%) CSS3
10 5 (3.14%) React
10 5 (3.14%) RESTful
10 5 (3.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.43%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (6.92%) Mobile App
3 10 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.66%) PMI
5 8 (5.03%) iPad
6 6 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.77%) Smartphone
7 5 (3.14%) User Experience
8 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (2.52%) Robotics
9 2 (1.26%) Fintech
9 2 (1.26%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.63%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.84%) Linux
2 21 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (8.18%) Android
4 12 (7.55%) Apple iOS
5 10 (6.29%) Unix
6 1 (0.63%) Solaris
6 1 (0.63%) Windows
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (76.10%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (29.56%) Scrum
3 41 (25.79%) SDLC
3 41 (25.79%) TDD
4 34 (21.38%) Software Testing
5 29 (18.24%) Test Scripting
6 28 (17.61%) Waterfall
7 27 (16.98%) DevOps
8 23 (14.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (13.84%) Software Engineering
10 20 (12.58%) Kanban
11 19 (11.95%) BDD
11 19 (11.95%) Manual Testing
12 16 (10.06%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (9.43%) SOA
14 14 (8.81%) Analytics
14 14 (8.81%) Defect Management
15 13 (8.18%) Microservices
16 12 (7.55%) Test Strategy
17 11 (6.92%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (28.93%) Java
2 45 (28.30%) C#
3 44 (27.67%) SQL
4 40 (25.16%) JavaScript
5 16 (10.06%) VBScript
6 12 (7.55%) Ruby
7 11 (6.92%) VB
8 8 (5.03%) Python
9 7 (4.40%) PHP
10 6 (3.77%) C++
10 6 (3.77%) Perl
11 5 (3.14%) Apex Code
11 5 (3.14%) Apple Swift
11 5 (3.14%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.52%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.52%) Groovy
12 4 (2.52%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.52%) VBA
12 4 (2.52%) VC++
13 2 (1.26%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (13.21%) ISEB
2 16 (10.06%) Degree
2 16 (10.06%) ISTQB
3 13 (8.18%) PMI Certification
4 9 (5.66%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.52%) PMP
7 3 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (16.98%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 21 (13.21%) Ansible
1 21 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (13.21%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 26 (16.35%) Salesforce.com
2 21 (13.21%) Red Hat
2 21 (13.21%) Splunk
3 17 (10.69%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.66%) Oracle
5 4 (2.52%) Blue Prism
5 4 (2.52%) Cognizant
5 4 (2.52%) HP
6 2 (1.26%) Google
York, North Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Empiric
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago