The first table below looks at the demand for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 78 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.53% 0.89% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.15% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £33,250 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.11% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
542 521 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 71.50% 77.41% 75.24%
Number of salaries quoted 384 397 359
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,700 £64,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Automation
Hampshire

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 (46.67%) QA
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
2 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) ISEB
3 5 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Android
4 4 (26.67%) JIRA
4 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
4 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) XSL
5 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Calabash
5 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (20.00%) SaaS
5 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Management
6 2 (13.33%) Git (software)

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
2 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 5 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (26.67%) JIRA
5 3 (20.00%) Calabash
5 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (13.33%) WinRunner
6 2 (13.33%) TestDirector
6 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
6 2 (13.33%) JBehave
6 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
6 2 (13.33%) Maven
6 2 (13.33%) WiX
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Test Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) QA Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) XSL
3 2 (13.33%) J2ME
3 2 (13.33%) WinForms
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (13.33%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Android
2 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Scrum
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
2 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (13.33%) Netcool
2 2 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Veritas
2 1 (6.67%) McAfee
2 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu
2 1 (6.67%) Green Hat