The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 75 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.27% 0.91% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 1.15% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 11
Average salary £26,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Automated Testing
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 Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
541 522 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 74.21% 79.09% 76.96%
Number of salaries quoted 380 375 418
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Basingstoke region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
4 1 (16.67%) IVR
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) C

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (16.67%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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