The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 6.11% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.80% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Automation 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 Newport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 124 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 69.44% 87.32% 74.42%
Number of salaries quoted 111 103 90
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,603 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Newport

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newport region citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automation Testing.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (50.00%) API Testing
3 9 (50.00%) REST
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) Perl
3 9 (50.00%) Web Services
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Python
3 9 (50.00%) DTV
3 9 (50.00%) Subversion
3 9 (50.00%) Selenium
3 9 (50.00%) Test Management
3 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (44.44%) JMeter
5 5 (27.78%) HP
5 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (27.78%) Load Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Maven
6 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (16.67%) ISEB
6 3 (16.67%) Advertising
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) MS Excel

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newport region citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Selenium
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (50.00%) Subversion
2 8 (44.44%) JMeter
3 3 (16.67%) Maven
3 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (16.67%) Artifactory
3 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 6 (33.33%) Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Web Services
1 9 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) DTV
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (50.00%) API Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Test Management
3 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (27.78%) Load Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Perl
2 9 (50.00%) Python
2 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) HP
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago