Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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

Test Automation Analyst
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 136 136
Rank change year-on-year +16 0 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 14 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.74% 0.58% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.59% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 16
Wales median annual salary £31,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -4.11% +15.87%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £34,750 £38,175 £45,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1,816 2,018 2,642
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 97.02% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,509 1,710 2,238
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £24,400 £23,225 £21,918
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings that featured Automation Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in Wales

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in Wales.

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in Wales

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in Wales over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Automation Test Analyst in Wales

Automation Test Analyst
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the Wales region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. 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
South Wales +14 13 £31,500 -10.00%
West Wales +13 1 £26,500 +6.00%
Automation Test Analyst
UK

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, Automation Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) Selenium
4 7 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 3 (21.43%) Jasmine
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps
7 1 (7.14%) Microservices
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Cloud Native
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) REST
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) QA

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 3 (21.43%) Jasmine
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) REST
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) BDD
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Microservices
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA