The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Automation Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation Analyst
Wales / South Wales
Rank 77 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 5 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.59% 0.84% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.86% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
Median salary £35,000 £40,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +25.38%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
828 1169 1174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.10% 97.91% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 724 1010 1020
Median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Automation Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

Automation Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Automation Test Analyst Salary Trend in South Wales

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Automation Test Analyst Salary Histogram in South Wales

Automation Test Analyst
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 Automation Test Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 +11 5 £35,000 -14.11%
Automation Test Analyst
Wales

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Automation Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) JMeter
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
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:

Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA