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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 0.90% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
93 59 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 83.78% 67.05% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 72 48 71
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
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%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C