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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 60 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 14 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.54% - 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% - 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 3
Median salary £33,500 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 - £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £64,000
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
440 385 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 79.85% 88.91% 78.52%
Number of salaries quoted 399 282 417
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
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 27 August 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (74.19%) Test Scripting
2 22 (70.97%) Selenium
3 18 (58.06%) Degree
4 17 (54.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (51.61%) ISEB
6 14 (45.16%) Scrum
6 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
7 13 (41.94%) Manual Testing
8 12 (38.71%) Data Protection
8 12 (38.71%) REST
8 12 (38.71%) Visual Studio
8 12 (38.71%) SOAP
8 12 (38.71%) JMeter
9 10 (32.26%) Software Testing
10 9 (29.03%) ISTQB
10 9 (29.03%) QA
11 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
12 5 (16.13%) Replication
12 5 (16.13%) Control-M
12 5 (16.13%) Project Management
12 5 (16.13%) ITIL
12 5 (16.13%) Unix
12 5 (16.13%) Windows
12 5 (16.13%) AIX
12 5 (16.13%) Solaris
12 5 (16.13%) .NET
12 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
12 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
12 5 (16.13%) Subversion

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 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (70.97%) Selenium
2 12 (38.71%) JMeter
2 12 (38.71%) Visual Studio
3 5 (16.13%) Subversion
4 4 (12.90%) HP UFT
4 4 (12.90%) TeamCity
4 4 (12.90%) WebDriver
5 3 (9.68%) Ant
5 3 (9.68%) Hamcrest
5 3 (9.68%) IntelliJ
5 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
5 3 (9.68%) JUnit
5 3 (9.68%) Log4j
5 3 (9.68%) Maven
5 3 (9.68%) Mockito
5 3 (9.68%) NetBeans
6 2 (6.45%) Appium
6 2 (6.45%) Bugzilla
6 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.90%) Banking
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
1 15 (48.39%) Test Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Tester
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) OAT Tester
4 4 (12.90%) Test Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (9.68%) Java Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) QA Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Software Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Service Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) REST
1 12 (38.71%) SOAP
2 5 (16.13%) .NET
3 3 (9.68%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (9.68%) Apache Camel
3 3 (9.68%) Apache CXF
3 3 (9.68%) JAX-WS
3 3 (9.68%) JPA
3 3 (9.68%) JSON
3 3 (9.68%) Spring
3 3 (9.68%) Spring MVC
3 3 (9.68%) WSDL
3 3 (9.68%) XML
3 3 (9.68%) XSD
3 3 (9.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Replication
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Fintech
3 3 (9.68%) Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) AIX
1 5 (16.13%) Solaris
1 5 (16.13%) Unix
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (74.19%) Test Scripting
2 14 (45.16%) Scrum
3 13 (41.94%) Manual Testing
4 12 (38.71%) Data Protection
5 10 (32.26%) Software Testing
6 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
7 5 (16.13%) ITIL
7 5 (16.13%) ITIL V3
7 5 (16.13%) Load Balancing
7 5 (16.13%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Project Management
7 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.90%) BDD
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.90%) Performance Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
8 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) C#
2 3 (9.68%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Degree
2 17 (54.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 16 (51.61%) ISEB
4 9 (29.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Control-M
1 5 (16.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) ATG
3 2 (6.45%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) hybris