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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.84% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £46,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
170 174 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 71.73% 72.80% 85.78%
Number of salaries quoted 145 155 158
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Test Automation
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 1 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 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (50.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA