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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 37 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.75% 2.86% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 3.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
201 141 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 75.00% 80.57% 71.00%
Number of salaries quoted 163 134 118
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 17 September 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%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) QUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) QUnit
1 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%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft