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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 37 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 17 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.93% 2.75% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 3.79% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 1
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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
295 211 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 85.51% 72.51% 78.24%
Number of salaries quoted 231 176 110
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 21 January 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 15 (51.72%) C#
3 15 (51.72%) .NET
4 13 (44.83%) Scrum
5 12 (41.38%) QA
6 10 (34.48%) Java
7 9 (31.03%) SQL
7 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
7 9 (31.03%) Python
7 9 (31.03%) Selenium
7 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (27.59%) CSS
8 8 (27.59%) HTML
9 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
9 7 (24.14%) Finance
9 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
9 7 (24.14%) Manual Testing
10 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
10 6 (20.69%) TDD
10 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
10 6 (20.69%) XML
10 6 (20.69%) XSL
10 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
10 6 (20.69%) ISEB
11 5 (17.24%) Middleware
11 5 (17.24%) SAP
11 5 (17.24%) MVC
11 5 (17.24%) Electronics
11 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence

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%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.24%) SaaS
3 2 (6.90%) IaaS
3 2 (6.90%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Selenium
2 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.24%) WatiN
4 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.24%) Electronics
2 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
2 5 (17.24%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) QA Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Middleware Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Quality Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Middleware Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Software QA Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Quality Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Automation Tester
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
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%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Tester
5 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
3 6 (20.69%) XML
3 6 (20.69%) XSL
4 5 (17.24%) Middleware
5 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (10.34%) WinForms
5 3 (10.34%) WPF
6 2 (6.90%) Symfony
7 1 (3.45%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) Node.js
7 1 (3.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Scrum
3 7 (24.14%) Manual Testing
4 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
5 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (17.24%) DevOps
5 5 (17.24%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (17.24%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) Programme Management
5 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
6 4 (13.79%) BDD
7 3 (10.34%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
8 2 (6.90%) B2C
8 2 (6.90%) OO
8 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) Java
3 9 (31.03%) Python
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ISEB
1 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) SDET
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Zend