The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
UK / Wales
Rank 71 80 103
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +23
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 23 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.16% 2.04% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 2.54% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 5
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
907 1101 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.08% 80.25% 83.32%
Number of salaries quoted 743 948 966
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Wales

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Wales

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
South Wales +13 15 £45,000 +20.00% 1
West Wales -6 8 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Automated Testing
UK

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Automated 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 Wales region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (57.38%) SQL
3 31 (50.82%) .NET
3 31 (50.82%) Scrum
4 28 (45.90%) C#
5 27 (44.26%) SQL Server
6 26 (42.62%) ASP.NET
6 26 (42.62%) MVC
6 26 (42.62%) WCF
7 25 (40.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
8 24 (39.34%) HTML
8 24 (39.34%) Web Services
9 22 (36.07%) Kanban
10 21 (34.43%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (34.43%) Web Development
11 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
11 19 (31.15%) .NET Framework
11 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (29.51%) Mercurial
13 17 (27.87%) NHibernate
13 17 (27.87%) OO
14 16 (26.23%) OOP
14 16 (26.23%) Subversion
15 15 (24.59%) WPF
15 15 (24.59%) Use Case
15 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (24.59%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (24.59%) MVVM
15 15 (24.59%) XML

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.20%) IIS
1 5 (8.20%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (24.59%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Skype
1 5 (8.20%) Unified Communications
1 5 (8.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (44.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.28%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
2 18 (29.51%) Mercurial
3 16 (26.23%) Subversion
4 10 (16.39%) Selenium
5 9 (14.75%) TeamCity
6 8 (13.11%) NUnit
7 5 (8.20%) NMock
8 4 (6.56%) Cucumber
8 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
9 3 (4.92%) JUnit
9 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
10 2 (3.28%) MbUnit
10 2 (3.28%) MSTest
10 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
11 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.64%) JIRA
11 1 (1.64%) NetBeans
11 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.64%) VersionOne
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.20%) Billing
4 3 (4.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Developer
2 21 (34.43%) Analyst
2 21 (34.43%) Test Analyst
3 20 (32.79%) C# Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.20%) UAT Manager
7 4 (6.56%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (6.56%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) .NET
2 26 (42.62%) ASP.NET
2 26 (42.62%) WCF
3 25 (40.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (39.34%) HTML
4 24 (39.34%) Web Services
5 19 (31.15%) .NET Framework
5 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (27.87%) NHibernate
7 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 15 (24.59%) Entity Framework
7 15 (24.59%) RESTful
7 15 (24.59%) WPF
7 15 (24.59%) XML
8 11 (18.03%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (14.75%) jQuery
10 8 (13.11%) CSS
11 7 (11.48%) AngularJS
12 5 (8.20%) Ajax
12 5 (8.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (24.59%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.84%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.28%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.64%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Android
2 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.82%) Scrum
3 26 (42.62%) MVC
4 22 (36.07%) Kanban
5 21 (34.43%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (34.43%) Web Development
6 17 (27.87%) OO
7 16 (26.23%) OOP
8 15 (24.59%) MVVM
8 15 (24.59%) Use Case
9 9 (14.75%) Automation Testing
9 9 (14.75%) Manual Testing
9 9 (14.75%) Mentoring
10 7 (11.48%) Regression Testing
10 7 (11.48%) TDD
10 7 (11.48%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (9.84%) Defect Management
11 6 (9.84%) Exploratory Testing
11 6 (9.84%) Test Management
12 5 (8.20%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (57.38%) SQL
2 28 (45.90%) C#
3 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.20%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.92%) C
5 3 (4.92%) C++
5 3 (4.92%) Korn
5 3 (4.92%) Objective-C
5 3 (4.92%) Perl
5 3 (4.92%) PHP
5 3 (4.92%) Python
6 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) ISEB
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Cisco
3 1 (1.64%) SAP
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