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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 64 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.19% 2.16% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 2.61% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 8
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +69.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
450 499 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 85.39% 83.03% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 399 396 283
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) MFC
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) QA

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) MFC
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft