Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 140 159
Rank change year-on-year +9 +19 -39
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 10 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.48% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.25% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 4
Wales median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% -4.41%
10th Percentile £26,200 £23,500 £26,625
90th Percentile £34,750 £38,000 £40,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 2,002 2,003 2,567
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 97.47% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,645 1,740 2,229
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,350 £23,000 £22,200
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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
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 15 November 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 +2 10 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Automation Test Analyst
UK

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) QA
5 1 (10.00%) API Testing

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 3 (30.00%) Selenium
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) API Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA