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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - - 21
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
67 92 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 89.33% 88.46% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 79
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 18 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RSpec
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Capybara
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Calabash
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Calabash
1 1 (100.00%) Capybara
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) RSpec
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA