Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Tester was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Automation Tester
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 69 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +105
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.42% 0.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Swindon median annual salary £23,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.71% - -
Wiltshire median annual salary £23,500 £42,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -44.71% +54.55% -18.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 686 786 1016
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 97.88% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 567 645 913
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,650 £22,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £61,650
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +3.90%

Automation Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings that featured Automation Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Tester in Swindon

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Automation Tester in Swindon

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) HNC
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Industrial Design
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js

Automation Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Industrial Design
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) HNC