Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Tester was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Torfaen during the 6 months to 25 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
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - +28 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 1.27% - 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% - 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Torfaen median annual salary £40,000 - £35,000
10th Percentile £37,500 - £26,150
90th Percentile £42,500 - £36,500
South Wales median annual salary £41,250 £41,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +17.86% +55.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen. 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
Torfaen
Permanent vacancies in Torfaen with a recognized job title 74 90 132
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.67% 98.90% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60 70 126
Torfaen median annual salary £36,250 £38,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.84% +11.59% -4.17%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,400 £22,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £46,250
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +2.86%

Automation Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Tester in Torfaen

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for Automation Tester in Torfaen

Automation Tester
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the Torfaen region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran - 1 £40,000 -
Automation Tester
South Wales

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 25 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 Torfaen region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MTS
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Automation Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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 1 (100.00%) MTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python