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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Wales / West Wales
Rank 30 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 7.08% 7.89% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 10.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.89%

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
108 59 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 95.58% 77.63% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 90 53 37
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £34,836
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the West Wales region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
Swansea -8 8 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Automated Testing
Wales

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
2 21 (95.45%) MVC
2 21 (95.45%) WCF
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (90.91%) Git (software)
3 20 (90.91%) C#
4 18 (81.82%) HTML
4 18 (81.82%) SQL
4 18 (81.82%) Web Services
4 18 (81.82%) Web Development
4 18 (81.82%) .NET Framework
4 18 (81.82%) Scrum
4 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (72.73%) NHibernate
5 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (68.18%) Mobile App
6 15 (68.18%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (68.18%) Entity Framework
6 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (68.18%) Kanban
6 15 (68.18%) MVVM
6 15 (68.18%) RESTful
6 15 (68.18%) Mercurial
6 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (68.18%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (68.18%) WPF
6 15 (68.18%) Use Case

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 15 (68.18%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (90.91%) Git (software)
2 15 (68.18%) Mercurial
2 15 (68.18%) Subversion
3 6 (27.27%) TeamCity
4 3 (13.64%) NMock
4 3 (13.64%) NUnit
5 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) C# Developer
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 21 (95.45%) WCF
3 18 (81.82%) .NET Framework
3 18 (81.82%) HTML
3 18 (81.82%) Web Services
4 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (72.73%) NHibernate
5 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 15 (68.18%) Entity Framework
5 15 (68.18%) RESTful
5 15 (68.18%) WPF
5 15 (68.18%) XML
6 6 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.64%) CSS
7 3 (13.64%) jQuery
7 3 (13.64%) Sass
7 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (68.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) MVC
2 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (81.82%) Scrum
2 18 (81.82%) Web Development
3 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (68.18%) Kanban
3 15 (68.18%) MVVM
3 15 (68.18%) OO
3 15 (68.18%) OOP
3 15 (68.18%) Use Case
4 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) C#
2 18 (81.82%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft