The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Test Automation
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
52 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 82.54% 88.00% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 51 43 41
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Torfaen

Test Automation
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Korn
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Korn
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell