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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 31 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 5.11% - 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £34,500 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
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
125 121 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 91.24% 86.43% 60.61%
Number of salaries quoted 119 104 37
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) MS Access
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Selenium
4 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Line Management
5 3 (42.86%) VBA
6 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Test Management
7 1 (14.29%) Advertising
7 1 (14.29%) UML
7 1 (14.29%) SSADM
7 1 (14.29%) DSDM
7 1 (14.29%) VB

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Software Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Software Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) SSADM
5 1 (14.29%) DSDM
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
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