Period
to 26 July 2017

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 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 18 35
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 +15
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 153 186 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 10.32% 11.30% 6.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.41% 12.93% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 127 211 124
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £51,250 £46,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -

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 1341 1439 1854
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 90.49% 87.42% 91.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1130 1196 1669
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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 +1 105 £41,000 +17.14% 4
Harrogate +14 31 £38,750 -3.13% 1
Selby -1 7 £35,000 -
Skipton -11 4 - - 1
Middlesbrough -3 2 £23,250 +3.33% 1
Ripon - 1 £55,000 -
Test Automation
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 111 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (36.60%) Java
3 43 (28.10%) TDD
4 39 (25.49%) Scrum
4 39 (25.49%) Selenium
5 38 (24.84%) SDLC
6 32 (20.92%) SQL
7 31 (20.26%) Software Testing
7 31 (20.26%) QA
8 30 (19.61%) JavaScript
8 30 (19.61%) C#
9 28 (18.30%) JIRA
10 26 (16.99%) Test Scripting
10 26 (16.99%) Git (software)
10 26 (16.99%) Jenkins
11 24 (15.69%) Waterfall
11 24 (15.69%) DevOps
12 23 (15.03%) .NET
12 23 (15.03%) Spring
13 22 (14.38%) Finance
14 21 (13.73%) Software Engineering
14 21 (13.73%) Cucumber
14 21 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
15 20 (13.07%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (13.07%) OO
16 18 (11.76%) Ruby
16 18 (11.76%) BDD
16 18 (11.76%) Linux
16 18 (11.76%) ISEB
17 17 (11.11%) Enterprise Software

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 12 (7.84%) Tomcat
2 9 (5.88%) Jetty
2 9 (5.88%) Mule ESB
3 4 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.61%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.31%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.61%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.31%) InVision
Business Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Magento
2 2 (1.31%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.19%) SaaS
2 5 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.96%) BrowserStack
4 3 (1.96%) Force.com
5 2 (1.31%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.31%) Slack
6 1 (0.65%) Cloudflare
6 1 (0.65%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.88%) HTTP
1 9 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.88%) MySQL
3 6 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.27%) MS Access
5 4 (2.61%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.65%) DB2
7 1 (0.65%) Power BI
7 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (25.49%) Selenium
2 28 (18.30%) JIRA
3 26 (16.99%) Git (software)
3 26 (16.99%) Jenkins
4 21 (13.73%) Cucumber
5 8 (5.23%) JMeter
6 7 (4.58%) PHPUnit
6 7 (4.58%) SoapUI
6 7 (4.58%) SpecFlow
6 7 (4.58%) TestComplete
7 6 (3.92%) Appium
7 6 (3.92%) Bugzilla
7 6 (3.92%) Toad
8 5 (3.27%) Calabash
8 5 (3.27%) Capybara
8 5 (3.27%) Fiddler
8 5 (3.27%) HP UFT
9 4 (2.61%) Hudson
9 4 (2.61%) Mockito
9 4 (2.61%) Spock
General
1 22 (14.38%) Finance
2 7 (4.58%) Retail
3 5 (3.27%) Military
4 4 (2.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (30.72%) Analyst
2 45 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 31 (20.26%) Developer
4 25 (16.34%) Tester
5 19 (12.42%) Automation Test Analyst
6 18 (11.76%) Architect
7 16 (10.46%) Java Developer
7 16 (10.46%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (10.46%) Web Engineer
8 15 (9.80%) Automation Tester
9 13 (8.50%) QA Automation Engineer
9 13 (8.50%) QA Engineer
10 11 (7.19%) Test Automation Engineer
10 11 (7.19%) Test Engineer
11 10 (6.54%) C# Developer
11 10 (6.54%) Java Architect
12 9 (5.88%) Java Technical Architect
12 9 (5.88%) QA Analyst
12 9 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
12 9 (5.88%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.03%) .NET
1 23 (15.03%) Spring
2 14 (9.15%) AngularJS
3 13 (8.50%) Hibernate
4 9 (5.88%) Apache CXF
5 8 (5.23%) HTML
6 7 (4.58%) Gherkin
6 7 (4.58%) jQuery
6 7 (4.58%) React
6 7 (4.58%) Symfony
6 7 (4.58%) XML
7 6 (3.92%) Backbone.js
7 6 (3.92%) CSS
7 6 (3.92%) HTML5
7 6 (3.92%) SOAP
8 5 (3.27%) Node.js
8 5 (3.27%) RESTful
8 5 (3.27%) Web Services
9 4 (2.61%) CSS3
9 4 (2.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (9.15%) Mobile App
3 12 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (6.54%) Streaming Video
5 6 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.92%) iPad
5 6 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.92%) Smartphone
5 6 (3.92%) User Experience
6 5 (3.27%) PMI
7 4 (2.61%) Enterprise Cloud
7 4 (2.61%) Robotics
8 3 (1.96%) Fintech
9 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.65%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.76%) Linux
2 16 (10.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (7.84%) Android
4 11 (7.19%) Apple iOS
5 10 (6.54%) Unix
6 1 (0.65%) CentOS
6 1 (0.65%) Solaris
6 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (28.10%) TDD
3 39 (25.49%) Scrum
4 38 (24.84%) SDLC
5 31 (20.26%) Software Testing
6 26 (16.99%) Test Scripting
7 24 (15.69%) DevOps
7 24 (15.69%) Waterfall
8 21 (13.73%) Software Engineering
8 21 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (13.07%) OO
10 18 (11.76%) BDD
11 16 (10.46%) Kanban
11 16 (10.46%) Manual Testing
11 16 (10.46%) Test Strategy
12 15 (9.80%) MVC
13 14 (9.15%) Defect Management
14 13 (8.50%) OOD
15 12 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (7.84%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 56 (36.60%) Java
2 32 (20.92%) SQL
3 30 (19.61%) C#
3 30 (19.61%) JavaScript
4 18 (11.76%) Ruby
5 11 (7.19%) VBScript
6 9 (5.88%) PHP
6 9 (5.88%) Python
7 8 (5.23%) VB
8 6 (3.92%) C++
8 6 (3.92%) Perl
9 4 (2.61%) Apex Code
9 4 (2.61%) Apple Swift
9 4 (2.61%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.61%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.61%) VBA
9 4 (2.61%) VC++
10 3 (1.96%) Groovy
11 2 (1.31%) Erlang
11 2 (1.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (11.76%) ISEB
2 16 (10.46%) ISTQB
3 10 (6.54%) Degree
4 9 (5.88%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.27%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (2.61%) PMP
7 3 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (20.26%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 16 (10.46%) Ansible
1 16 (10.46%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (10.46%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.65%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 20 (13.07%) Salesforce.com
2 16 (10.46%) Red Hat
2 16 (10.46%) Splunk
3 10 (6.54%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.88%) Oracle
5 5 (3.27%) Google
6 4 (2.61%) Blue Prism
6 4 (2.61%) Cognizant
6 4 (2.61%) HP
7 1 (0.65%) Zend
York
Piksel
Salary: £35k-38k per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, 26 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Piksel
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago