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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 35 27 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 1 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 0.48% 4.78% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 5.13% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 5
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +2.94%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
190 195 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 91.35% 93.30% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 180 178 106
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of job ads across the Newport region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Newport region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) API Testing
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft