The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for Automation Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
South Wales / Newport
Rank - 28 32
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 0 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport - 3.24% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.70% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 6
Median salary - £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -10.25%  

Automation Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Newport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 140 216 157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 78.21% 87.45% 78.50%
Number of salaries quoted 127 200 150
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automation Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Testing in Newport

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for Automation Testing in Newport