The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in York 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 14 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 +35  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 46 63 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 12.53% 16.94% 3.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.61% 18.10% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 39 54 14
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.67% +22.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,650
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 York with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
York
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 338 348 319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 92.10% 93.55% 90.37%
Number of salaries quoted 280 283 283
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 York

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in York 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 York

Test Automation
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in York

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in York over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in York

For the 6 months to 27 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 York region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 79 (74.53%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.79%) SQL
3 36 (33.96%) Selenium
4 34 (32.08%) Scrum
5 31 (29.25%) Java
6 30 (28.30%) Git (software)
6 30 (28.30%) Jenkins
7 29 (27.36%) TDD
8 26 (24.53%) JavaScript
8 26 (24.53%) DevOps
8 26 (24.53%) SDLC
9 25 (23.58%) .NET
10 22 (20.75%) C#
11 21 (19.81%) Linux
11 21 (19.81%) Red Hat
11 21 (19.81%) Salesforce.com
11 21 (19.81%) Rundeck
11 21 (19.81%) Ansible
11 21 (19.81%) Opscode Chef
11 21 (19.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (19.81%) Splunk
12 20 (18.87%) Test Scripting
12 20 (18.87%) JIRA
13 19 (17.92%) Manual Testing
13 19 (17.92%) Waterfall
14 18 (16.98%) Kanban
15 16 (15.09%) QA
16 15 (14.15%) Software Engineering
16 15 (14.15%) User Acceptance Testing
17 14 (13.21%) Analytics

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 (4.72%) Umbraco
2 4 (3.77%) Jetty
2 4 (3.77%) Mule ESB
2 4 (3.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.94%) InVision
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Magento
2 1 (0.94%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.43%) SaaS
2 4 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.89%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.94%) BrowserStack
4 1 (0.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) HTTP
1 4 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.49%) MySQL
3 5 (4.72%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.77%) MS Access
4 4 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.77%) Power BI
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (33.96%) Selenium
2 30 (28.30%) Git (software)
2 30 (28.30%) Jenkins
3 20 (18.87%) JIRA
4 10 (9.43%) Cucumber
5 7 (6.60%) Bugzilla
6 6 (5.66%) SoapUI
6 6 (5.66%) Toad
7 5 (4.72%) Calabash
7 5 (4.72%) Capybara
7 5 (4.72%) Fiddler
7 5 (4.72%) Hudson
7 5 (4.72%) Spock
8 4 (3.77%) Appium
8 4 (3.77%) Mockito
8 4 (3.77%) PHPUnit
9 3 (2.83%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (9.43%) Finance
2 8 (7.55%) Military
3 6 (5.66%) Retail
4 5 (4.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (28.30%) Analyst
2 29 (27.36%) Test Analyst
3 21 (19.81%) Linux Engineer
3 21 (19.81%) Web Engineer
4 19 (17.92%) Developer
5 15 (14.15%) Tester
6 10 (9.43%) Java Developer
7 9 (8.49%) Automation Tester
7 9 (8.49%) C# Developer
7 9 (8.49%) QA Automation Engineer
7 9 (8.49%) QA Engineer
7 9 (8.49%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Agile C# Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Agile Developer
8 8 (7.55%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Cloud Developer
9 7 (6.60%) Automation Test Analyst
9 7 (6.60%) Manual Test Analyst
10 5 (4.72%) Java Architect
10 5 (4.72%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.58%) .NET
2 12 (11.32%) HTML
2 12 (11.32%) Spring
3 10 (9.43%) CSS
4 9 (8.49%) AngularJS
5 8 (7.55%) jQuery
6 7 (6.60%) HTML5
7 6 (5.66%) SOAP
8 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.72%) CSS3
8 5 (4.72%) Hibernate
8 5 (4.72%) React
8 5 (4.72%) XML
9 4 (3.77%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.77%) Apache CXF
9 4 (3.77%) Backbone.js
9 4 (3.77%) Entity Framework
9 4 (3.77%) JSON
9 4 (3.77%) Symfony
9 4 (3.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Greenfield Project
1 12 (11.32%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.55%) PMI
3 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.66%) Smartphone
4 5 (4.72%) User Experience
5 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.83%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.89%) iPad
7 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.81%) Linux
1 21 (19.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (12.26%) Android
3 12 (11.32%) Apple iOS
4 9 (8.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (74.53%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (32.08%) Scrum
3 29 (27.36%) TDD
4 26 (24.53%) DevOps
4 26 (24.53%) SDLC
5 20 (18.87%) Test Scripting
6 19 (17.92%) Manual Testing
6 19 (17.92%) Waterfall
7 18 (16.98%) Kanban
8 15 (14.15%) Software Engineering
8 15 (14.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (13.21%) Analytics
10 13 (12.26%) Defect Management
10 13 (12.26%) SOA
11 12 (11.32%) BDD
11 12 (11.32%) Microservices
12 11 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (10.38%) MVC
13 10 (9.43%) Software Testing
14 9 (8.49%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (36.79%) SQL
2 31 (29.25%) Java
3 26 (24.53%) JavaScript
4 22 (20.75%) C#
5 8 (7.55%) Ruby
6 5 (4.72%) Apple Swift
6 5 (4.72%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.77%) Groovy
7 4 (3.77%) PHP
7 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.94%) F#
9 1 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) Degree
2 8 (7.55%) PMI Certification
2 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.60%) ISTQB
4 6 (5.66%) ISEB
5 4 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 21 (19.81%) Ansible
1 21 (19.81%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (19.81%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 21 (19.81%) Red Hat
1 21 (19.81%) Salesforce.com
1 21 (19.81%) Splunk
2 7 (6.60%) Oracle
3 5 (4.72%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.83%) Google
York, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago