The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £38,250 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Test Automation Analyst
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 76 74
Rank change year-on-year +29 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.18% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £38,250 £33,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 331 565 498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 97.64% 94.96% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 291 508 425
Median salary £38,500 £36,384 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.81% +3.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear that featured Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in Tyne and Wear

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in Tyne and Wear

Automation Test Analyst
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +23 4 £38,250 +13.33%
Automation Test Analyst
North East

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Automation Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (42.86%) NHS
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) Gatling
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) WebDriver

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Gatling
2 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (42.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle