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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 62 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.23% 2.70% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 3.25% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 10
Median salary £33,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £32,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £48,750 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Automated Testing
South Wales

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
572 585 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 87.86% 83.21% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 529 518 422
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,855
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 4 December 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) Scrum
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Manual Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Kanban
4 7 (53.85%) Selenium
4 7 (53.85%) Web Services
4 7 (53.85%) SDLC
5 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (38.46%) TDD
5 5 (38.46%) Exploratory Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Fintech
8 2 (15.38%) Appium
8 2 (15.38%) eggPlant
8 2 (15.38%) Black-Box Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 2 (15.38%) Calabash
8 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
8 2 (15.38%) Agile Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
8 2 (15.38%) jQuery

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Appium
2 2 (15.38%) Calabash
2 2 (15.38%) eggPlant
2 2 (15.38%) Robotium
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Test Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum Master
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) Behat
4 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) JSP
4 1 (7.69%) LAMP
4 1 (7.69%) Laravel
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Fintech
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Scrum
2 9 (69.23%) Manual Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Kanban
4 7 (53.85%) SDLC
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (38.46%) Exploratory Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
5 5 (38.46%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
7 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Agile Testing
8 2 (15.38%) ATDD
8 2 (15.38%) BDD
8 2 (15.38%) Black-Box Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Feature Driven Development
8 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef