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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 55 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 15 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.82% - 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% - 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 7
Median salary £45,000 - £33,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 - £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
443 410 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 83.43% 86.32% 79.41%
Number of salaries quoted 375 348 484
Median salary £40,000 £48,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £60,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 24 June 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (63.64%) Selenium
2 13 (59.09%) Test Scripting
3 10 (45.45%) E-Commerce
4 9 (40.91%) Software Testing
4 9 (40.91%) QA
5 8 (36.36%) Degree
5 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
6 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
7 6 (27.27%) Subversion
7 6 (27.27%) Windows
7 6 (27.27%) ISEB
7 6 (27.27%) HP UFT
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 6 (27.27%) Web Testing
7 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 6 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
8 5 (22.73%) .NET
8 5 (22.73%) C#
8 5 (22.73%) Scrum
9 4 (18.18%) Replication
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) TDD
9 4 (18.18%) Banking
9 4 (18.18%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) AIX
9 4 (18.18%) Solaris
9 4 (18.18%) Control-M

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Selenium
2 6 (27.27%) HP UFT
2 6 (27.27%) Subversion
3 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
3 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 3 (13.64%) Ant
4 3 (13.64%) Appium
4 3 (13.64%) Bugzilla
4 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.64%) Hamcrest
4 3 (13.64%) IntelliJ
4 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.64%) JIRA
4 3 (13.64%) JUnit
4 3 (13.64%) Log4j
4 3 (13.64%) Maven
4 3 (13.64%) Mockito
4 3 (13.64%) NetBeans
4 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
5 2 (9.09%) JMeter
General
1 4 (18.18%) Banking
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Tester
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) OAT Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Test Leader
4 3 (13.64%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Automation Test Lead
4 3 (13.64%) Java Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) QA Leader
4 3 (13.64%) Software Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Camel
2 3 (13.64%) Apache CXF
2 3 (13.64%) JAX-WS
2 3 (13.64%) JPA
2 3 (13.64%) JSON
2 3 (13.64%) REST
2 3 (13.64%) Spring
2 3 (13.64%) Spring MVC
2 3 (13.64%) WSDL
2 3 (13.64%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) XSD
2 3 (13.64%) XSLT
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (18.18%) Fintech
1 4 (18.18%) Replication
2 3 (13.64%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) AIX
2 4 (18.18%) Solaris
2 4 (18.18%) Unix
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Test Scripting
3 10 (45.45%) E-Commerce
4 9 (40.91%) Software Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
6 6 (27.27%) Web Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Scrum
7 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
8 4 (18.18%) BDD
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) ITIL
8 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
8 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
8 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Performance Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) Product Management
8 4 (18.18%) Project Management
8 4 (18.18%) TDD
8 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
1 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 6 (27.27%) ISEB
2 6 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Control-M
1 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) ATG
2 3 (13.64%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) hybris
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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