Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Task Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Task Automation over the 6 months to 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Task Automation
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 81 96
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15 -
Permanent jobs citing Task Automation 5 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.51% 0.36% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.39% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Cardiff median annual salary £38,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.32% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £36,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,100 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.32% +9.33% -

Task Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 874 779 1,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 88.55% 94.20% 93.12%
Number of salaries quoted 737 687 1,003
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £56,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

Task Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Task Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Task Automation in Cardiff

Task Automation
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Task Automation in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Task Automation in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, IT jobs citing Task Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Task Automation.

1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Direct3D
3 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Degree

Task Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (40.00%) Direct3D
1 2 (40.00%) DirectX
1 2 (40.00%) WPF
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCITP
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware