The median annual salary for an Automation Tester was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 23 June 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 82 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.19% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Median salary £23,500 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -55.23% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -1.31%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 733 911 1100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 96.96% 97.96% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 664 790 924
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Automation Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Tester in Wiltshire

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Automation Tester in Wiltshire

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Tester in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Tester in Wiltshire

Automation Tester
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +7 6 £23,500 -55.23%
Trowbridge - 2 £42,500 -
Automation Tester
South West

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Wiltshire region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Node.js
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) Industrial Design
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) HNC
4 5 (50.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) Selenium
6 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (20.00%) JMeter
7 2 (20.00%) Middleware
7 2 (20.00%) J2EE
8 1 (10.00%) Web Services
8 1 (10.00%) .NET
8 1 (10.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) Ruby
8 1 (10.00%) Xcode
8 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) MQTT
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (20.00%) JMeter
3 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) Android Studio
4 1 (10.00%) Calabash
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Xcode
General
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Node.js
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Industrial Design
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Microservices
6 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) System Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Xamarin