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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 47 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.95% 0.44% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.63% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -
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
242 159 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 76.34% 70.67% 85.63%
Number of salaries quoted 208 139 135
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 29 May 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 May 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%) Manual Testing
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) BDD

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) QUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
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