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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 32 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.52% 4.08% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 5.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 0
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £38,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +7.63%
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
208 139 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 87.39% 70.92% 88.44%
Number of salaries quoted 183 130 105
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 April 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) Subversion
3 10 (71.43%) DTV
3 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) Perl
3 10 (71.43%) Web Services
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) Python
3 10 (71.43%) Test Management
3 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 10 (71.43%) REST
3 10 (71.43%) Digital Media
3 10 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (71.43%) API Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Selenium
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) Advertising
4 4 (28.57%) JMeter
5 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
5 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
5 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (7.14%) MS Excel

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 10 (71.43%) Subversion
2 4 (28.57%) JMeter
2 4 (28.57%) Selenium
3 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
3 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Test Automation Engineer
1 10 (71.43%) Test Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Transformation
2 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Transformation Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) REST
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Digital Media
1 10 (71.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) API Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
2 10 (71.43%) Test Management
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
4 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) Perl
2 10 (71.43%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) HP
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago