The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.89% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +7.33%
Test Automation
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
151 146 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 71.23% 88.48% 83.02%
Number of salaries quoted 144 103 72
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Newport

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Newport region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Newport

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newport region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) DTV
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) ATDD
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) People Management
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) HND
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newport region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Behat
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) DTV
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) ATDD
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) People Management
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) HND
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
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