The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank - 65 63
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.20% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
414 454 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 81.02% 89.55% 84.42%
Number of salaries quoted 360 412 405
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Test Automation
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 7 (87.50%) Manual Testing
2 7 (87.50%) ISEB
3 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) JMeter
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (75.00%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) OpenUP
5 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (12.50%) C#

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) JMeter
2 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Tester
3 1 (12.50%) QA Manager
3 1 (12.50%) QA Manual Tester
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) REST
1 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Manual Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
3 6 (75.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) OpenUP
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) ISEB
2 6 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft