The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 39 49 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 16 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.13% 2.52% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 3.19% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 1
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
284 251 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 91.03% 79.18% 73.56%
Number of salaries quoted 228 197 112
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Farnborough region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Farnborough

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 16 (55.17%) C#
3 16 (55.17%) .NET
4 15 (51.72%) QA
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (41.38%) SQL
5 12 (41.38%) Scrum
6 10 (34.48%) Java
6 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
7 9 (31.03%) DevOps
7 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
7 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
7 9 (31.03%) Finance
7 9 (31.03%) Python
7 9 (31.03%) Selenium
8 8 (27.59%) TDD
9 7 (24.14%) Manual Testing
10 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
10 6 (20.69%) WPF
10 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
10 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
10 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
10 6 (20.69%) WinForms
10 6 (20.69%) HTML
10 6 (20.69%) ISEB
10 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
10 6 (20.69%) CSS
10 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (20.69%) Test Automation

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 2 (6.90%) Confluence
1 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.69%) SaaS
3 3 (10.34%) IaaS
3 3 (10.34%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 9 (31.03%) Selenium
3 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
4 5 (17.24%) WatiN
5 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.24%) Electronics
2 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
2 5 (17.24%) Marketing
3 4 (13.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Developer
1 6 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (20.69%) QA Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Quality Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Software QA Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Software Quality Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Test Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Automation Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Java Automation Tester
4 3 (10.34%) QA Automation Tester
4 3 (10.34%) QA Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Middleware Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
2 6 (20.69%) CSS
2 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) WinForms
2 6 (20.69%) WPF
3 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
3 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (13.79%) XML
4 4 (13.79%) XSL
5 3 (10.34%) Middleware
6 2 (6.90%) Velocity
7 1 (3.45%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Scrum
3 9 (31.03%) DevOps
4 8 (27.59%) TDD
5 7 (24.14%) Manual Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
7 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (17.24%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (17.24%) MVC
7 5 (17.24%) Programme Management
7 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
8 4 (13.79%) BDD
8 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Exploratory Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Process Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Project Governance
10 2 (6.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 10 (34.48%) Java
4 9 (31.03%) Python
4 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
5 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ISEB
1 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) SDET
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) SAP
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