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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 32 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.55% - 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% - 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £40,000 - £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
129 140 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 70.49% 74.07% 79.30%
Number of salaries quoted 110 124 161
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) QUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) QUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA