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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 64 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 13 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.39% - 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Median salary £33,500 - £51,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 - £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 - £66,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
449 417 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 82.54% 90.06% 79.21%
Number of salaries quoted 396 329 424
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 July 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (69.23%) Selenium
1 18 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 12 (46.15%) Degree
3 11 (42.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (38.46%) Software Testing
4 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 10 (38.46%) ISEB
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
5 9 (34.62%) Scrum
5 9 (34.62%) ISTQB
5 9 (34.62%) QA
6 6 (23.08%) HP UFT
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 6 (23.08%) SOAP
6 6 (23.08%) Windows
6 6 (23.08%) Subversion
6 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 6 (23.08%) JMeter
6 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
6 6 (23.08%) REST
6 6 (23.08%) Web Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
7 5 (19.23%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
7 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
7 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center

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 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Selenium
2 6 (23.08%) HP UFT
2 6 (23.08%) JMeter
2 6 (23.08%) Subversion
2 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
3 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
4 3 (11.54%) Ant
4 3 (11.54%) Appium
4 3 (11.54%) Bugzilla
4 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 3 (11.54%) Hamcrest
4 3 (11.54%) IntelliJ
4 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
4 3 (11.54%) JIRA
4 3 (11.54%) JUnit
4 3 (11.54%) Log4j
4 3 (11.54%) Maven
4 3 (11.54%) Mockito
4 3 (11.54%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (15.38%) Banking
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
1 10 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Tester
3 4 (15.38%) OAT Tester
3 4 (15.38%) Test Leader
4 3 (11.54%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Automation Test Lead
4 3 (11.54%) Java Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) QA Leader
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Software Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) REST
1 6 (23.08%) SOAP
2 4 (15.38%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (11.54%) Apache Camel
3 3 (11.54%) Apache CXF
3 3 (11.54%) JAX-WS
3 3 (11.54%) JPA
3 3 (11.54%) JSON
3 3 (11.54%) Spring
3 3 (11.54%) Spring MVC
3 3 (11.54%) WSDL
3 3 (11.54%) XML
3 3 (11.54%) XSD
3 3 (11.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Replication
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Fintech
3 3 (11.54%) Clustering
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) AIX
2 5 (19.23%) Solaris
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 10 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 6 (23.08%) Web Testing
5 5 (19.23%) ITIL
5 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
5 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
5 5 (19.23%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Project Management
5 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) C#
2 3 (11.54%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 11 (42.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (38.46%) ISEB
4 9 (34.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Control-M
1 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) ATG
2 3 (11.54%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) hybris
2 3 (11.54%) VMware