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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 59 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.08% 0.88% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.15% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £37,500 £34,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% +31.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
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 Farnborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
297 174 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 79.84% 76.99% 85.28%
Number of salaries quoted 259 140 136
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (25.00%) QUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) Laravel
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Zend
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 37000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago