The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 91 78 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.27% 1.61% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 1.92% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 33
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +19.04%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
940 1041 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 84.08% 83.75% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 822 880 797
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £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 South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in South Wales

Automated Testing
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff 0 3 £27,500 - 1
Automated Testing
Wales

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) QA
3 13 (68.42%) Test Scripting
4 12 (63.16%) Unix
4 12 (63.16%) Linux
5 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
5 11 (57.89%) Marketing
6 10 (52.63%) Advertising
6 10 (52.63%) Data Mining
6 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce
6 10 (52.63%) PaaS
6 10 (52.63%) Mobile Marketing
6 10 (52.63%) Big Data
7 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
7 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
7 6 (31.58%) ISEB
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) Apache
9 4 (21.05%) SQL
9 4 (21.05%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (15.79%) Selenium
10 3 (15.79%) TDD
10 3 (15.79%) NUnit
10 3 (15.79%) BDD
11 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
11 2 (10.53%) JIRA
11 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (26.32%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Big Data
1 10 (52.63%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) NUnit
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) JMeter
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Appium
3 1 (5.26%) Calabash
3 1 (5.26%) eggPlant
3 1 (5.26%) NMock
3 1 (5.26%) Robotium
General
1 11 (57.89%) Marketing
1 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
2 10 (52.63%) Advertising
3 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Analyst
1 14 (73.68%) Test Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum Master
5 1 (5.26%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.26%) LESS
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.26%) Fintech
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
1 12 (63.16%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Test Scripting
3 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce
3 10 (52.63%) Mobile Marketing
4 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) BDD
7 3 (15.79%) TDD
8 2 (10.53%) MVC
8 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (5.26%) Kanban
9 1 (5.26%) System Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) ISEB
1 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (73.68%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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