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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - 10 20
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - 22.62% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 27.94% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 3
Median salary - £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
43 68 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 89.58% 80.95% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 37 63 50
Median salary £43,500 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

The demand trend of job ads across the Torfaen region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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