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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 79 83 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 13 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.17% 1.35% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.61% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 30
Median salary £30,250 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £37,500 £35,400
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
961 1058 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 86.19% 83.90% 78.23%
Number of salaries quoted 865 906 795
Median salary £39,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.75% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram 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 August 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 +8 6 £45,000 +38.46%
Caerphilly - 5 £29,000 -
Newport +4 1 £54,000 +52.67% 1
Automated Testing
Wales

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Marketing
3 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (52.63%) SDLC
4 9 (47.37%) Test Scripting
4 9 (47.37%) Finance
5 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 7 (36.84%) HTML
6 7 (36.84%) CSS
6 7 (36.84%) Selenium
7 6 (31.58%) QA
7 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
7 6 (31.58%) Analytics
7 6 (31.58%) Auto-Scaling
7 6 (31.58%) Advertising
7 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
8 5 (26.32%) Web Development
8 5 (26.32%) Graphic Design
8 5 (26.32%) CMS
8 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) Aerospace
8 5 (26.32%) Python
8 5 (26.32%) CRM
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) HTTPS
8 5 (26.32%) SSL
8 5 (26.32%) User Experience
8 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (26.32%) PhantomJS
8 5 (26.32%) Docker

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%) CMS
1 5 (26.32%) nginx
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (26.32%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) HTTPS
1 5 (26.32%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (26.32%) Big Data
2 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Selenium
2 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 5 (26.32%) Bitbucket
3 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 5 (26.32%) PhantomJS
4 2 (10.53%) Appium
4 2 (10.53%) Calabash
4 2 (10.53%) eggPlant
4 2 (10.53%) NMock
4 2 (10.53%) NUnit
4 2 (10.53%) Robotium
5 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 11 (57.89%) Marketing
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Advertising
3 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
4 5 (26.32%) Aerospace
4 5 (26.32%) Welsh Language
5 2 (10.53%) Electronics
5 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Web Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Django Developer
3 4 (21.05%) HTML CSS Developer
3 4 (21.05%) HTML Developer
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum Master
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) CSS
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) CSS3
2 5 (26.32%) Django
2 5 (26.32%) HTML5
2 5 (26.32%) OAuth
3 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (10.53%) LESS
4 2 (10.53%) RESTful
4 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (10.53%) WCF
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) LAMP
5 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (26.32%) Graphic Design
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
1 5 (26.32%) Virtual Team
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Fintech
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.26%) Blog
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Android
3 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (52.63%) SDLC
3 9 (47.37%) Test Scripting
4 6 (31.58%) Analytics
4 6 (31.58%) Auto-Scaling
5 5 (26.32%) Change Control
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (26.32%) CRM
5 5 (26.32%) Data Analytics
5 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
5 5 (26.32%) Machine Learning
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Web Development
6 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (21.05%) Mobile Marketing
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) MVC
7 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
8 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) PayPal
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
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