The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 26 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 0.85% 1.08% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £49,000 £72,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.41% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
110 85 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 93.22% 91.40% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 90 53 90
Median salary £42,500 £62,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +34.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The demand trend of job ads across the Welwyn Garden City 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 Welwyn Garden City

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Test Automation
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C