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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 67 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.16% 1.20% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 1.40% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 18
Median salary £27,500 £50,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +58.73%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
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
529 570 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 83.31% 85.33% 84.19%
Number of salaries quoted 456 466 462
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,614
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Protractor
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) ATDD
4 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Games

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 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (16.67%) Protractor
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ATDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
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