The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation 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
Test Automation
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.63% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £53,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Automation
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%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Farnborough region.

Test Automation Salary Trend in Farnborough

Test Automation
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) QA Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago