The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank - - 26
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - - 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 43 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 89.83% 87.76% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 87
Average salary £34,000 £42,055 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.15% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in West Wales

Automated Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) WinForms
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Kanban
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Volume Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) System Testing
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Volume Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft