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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 58 58 91
Rank change year-on-year
0 +33
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 13 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.16% 1.25% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 1.65% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 2
Average salary £45,000 £29,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.26% -20.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
464 363 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 77.08% 75.47% 77.97%
Number of salaries quoted 367 249 578
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) C
1 7 (46.67%) Ruby
1 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
1 7 (46.67%) Manual Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) NUnit
3 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (33.33%) PyUnit
4 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (20.00%) User Stories
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (20.00%) Android
4 3 (20.00%) ISEB
4 3 (20.00%) Electronics
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (13.33%) MySQL
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) NUnit
1 5 (33.33%) PyUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Bugzilla
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) WinForms
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) IVR
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Manual Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (20.00%) User Stories
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C
1 7 (46.67%) Ruby
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft