The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 0.78% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Automation
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Andover region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
115 69 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 89.84% 78.41% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 114 66 22
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +13.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £37,635
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Andover

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Andover

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Test Automation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Automation.

1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Line Management
5 3 (42.86%) VB
5 3 (42.86%) VBA
5 3 (42.86%) MS Access
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 2 (28.57%) Selenium
6 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Test Management
6 2 (28.57%) Advertising
6 2 (28.57%) UML
6 2 (28.57%) SSADM
6 2 (28.57%) DSDM
7 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 1 (14.29%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) Web Services
7 1 (14.29%) VBScript
7 1 (14.29%) C
7 1 (14.29%) PHP
7 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Test Automation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Automated Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) SSADM
4 2 (28.57%) DSDM
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) HP