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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank 22 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 3.17% 2.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 2.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £28,500 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
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
53 44 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 84.13% 88.00% 81.63%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 39
Average salary £36,000 £33,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Testing within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran -3 2 £28,500 -20.83%
Automation Testing
South Wales

Automation Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen region citing Automation Testing 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 Automation Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen region citing Automation Testing 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle