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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 24 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 1.35% 1.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £23,500 £29,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.65% -
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £38,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.79%
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 Torfaen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
65 110 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 87.84% 93.22% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 57 102 33
Median salary £38,000 £45,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.48% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

The demand trend of job ads across the Torfaen region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Torfaen

Automation Testing
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Testing within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Cwmbran +5 1 £23,500 -19.65%
Automation Testing
South Wales

Automation Testing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer in Test
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA