The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 50 71 62
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 14 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.61% 0.82% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 0.97% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 2
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +4.61%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
481 616 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 89.74% 83.92% 84.04%
Number of salaries quoted 439 515 494
Median salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Cardiff region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Cardiff

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Selenium
3 9 (42.86%) Scrum
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Manual Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Kanban
5 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Automation Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Web Services
6 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (23.81%) QA
7 5 (23.81%) Billing
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco
7 5 (23.81%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) C#
7 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
7 5 (23.81%) Skype for Business
7 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications
7 5 (23.81%) Skype
7 5 (23.81%) WebEx
8 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
8 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
9 3 (14.29%) HTML
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 3 (14.29%) TDD

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (23.81%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Skype
1 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications
1 5 (23.81%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Couchbase
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
3 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (14.29%) Mercurial
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) MbUnit
4 2 (9.52%) MSTest
4 2 (9.52%) NUnit
4 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
4 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.76%) JMeter
5 1 (4.76%) NetBeans
5 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 5 (23.81%) Billing
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Test Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) UAT Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Product Owner
5 2 (9.52%) QA Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Manager
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) CSS3
4 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
4 2 (9.52%) HTML5
4 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) WCF
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.76%) JSON
5 1 (4.76%) JSP
5 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
3 8 (38.10%) Manual Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Kanban
5 6 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
8 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 2 (9.52%) MVC
9 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
9 2 (9.52%) Test-First Development
9 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus package
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