The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Test Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 92 100 106
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.096% 0.65% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.67% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Median salary - £35,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.09%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
998 1346 1355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.78% 97.89% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1150 1155
Median salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Test Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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 +3 1 - -
Test Automation Engineer
UK

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Test Automation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) API Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree