The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 129 154 180
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +26
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 60 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.57% 0.49% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 0.62% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 57 16 24
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Automated Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3056 2567 3268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.98% 79.16% 76.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2625 2110 2787
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Hampshire region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Hampshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +10 15 £42,500 +73.46% 1
Basingstoke +4 12 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Southampton +11 9 £36,000 -20.00% 4
Andover - 6 £34,500 - 1
Havant - 4 £37,500 -
Petersfield - 3 £32,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £42,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £40,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 88 (69.84%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (64.29%) Selenium
3 59 (46.83%) Manual Testing
4 54 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 47 (37.30%) WebDriver
6 46 (36.51%) Windows
7 45 (35.71%) Java
8 44 (34.92%) Test Management
9 41 (32.54%) Unit Testing
10 40 (31.75%) JUnit
11 39 (30.95%) Software Testing
12 38 (30.16%) SQL
13 36 (28.57%) C#
13 36 (28.57%) Mentoring
14 35 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
15 33 (26.19%) HP
16 32 (25.40%) Client/Server
16 32 (25.40%) N-Tier
17 31 (24.60%) SoapUI
18 30 (23.81%) JMeter
18 30 (23.81%) TestNG
19 29 (23.02%) Jenkins
20 28 (22.22%) ISEB
20 28 (22.22%) Scrum
20 28 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
21 26 (20.63%) Linux
22 24 (19.05%) Oracle
22 24 (19.05%) JIRA
22 24 (19.05%) Waterfall
23 22 (17.46%) Web Services

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 14 (11.11%) Apache
2 8 (6.35%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.35%) HTTP
2 4 (3.17%) Internet
3 1 (0.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.97%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.17%) MS Access
4 3 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.59%) MySQL
5 2 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 81 (64.29%) Selenium
2 47 (37.30%) WebDriver
3 40 (31.75%) JUnit
4 31 (24.60%) SoapUI
5 30 (23.81%) JMeter
5 30 (23.81%) TestNG
6 29 (23.02%) Jenkins
7 24 (19.05%) JIRA
8 22 (17.46%) QuickTest Pro
9 21 (16.67%) Subversion
10 19 (15.08%) Git (software)
11 8 (6.35%) Cucumber
11 8 (6.35%) Hudson
11 8 (6.35%) CruiseControl
11 8 (6.35%) TeamCity
12 7 (5.56%) RSpec
13 6 (4.76%) NUnit
14 5 (3.97%) PyUnit
14 5 (3.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 4 (3.17%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 8 (6.35%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Retail
3 4 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.38%) Electronics
4 3 (2.38%) Banking
5 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Billing
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (23.02%) Tester
2 28 (22.22%) Developer
3 23 (18.25%) Test Team Leader
3 23 (18.25%) Team Leader
4 18 (14.29%) Software Tester
5 16 (12.70%) Software Engineer
5 16 (12.70%) Analyst
5 16 (12.70%) Test Analyst
6 13 (10.32%) Test Engineer
7 12 (9.52%) Web Developer
7 12 (9.52%) Senior Tester
8 11 (8.73%) Senior Software Tester
9 10 (7.94%) Test Leader
10 9 (7.14%) Java Developer
11 8 (6.35%) Test Manager
11 8 (6.35%) PHP Developer
11 8 (6.35%) PHP Web Developer
12 7 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
12 7 (5.56%) Software Developer
12 7 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.46%) Web Services
2 19 (15.08%) CSS
3 13 (10.32%) HTML
4 10 (7.94%) .NET
5 9 (7.14%) SOAP
5 9 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 9 (7.14%) Spring
5 9 (7.14%) Java EE
5 9 (7.14%) CakePHP
6 8 (6.35%) NHibernate
6 8 (6.35%) Symfony
6 8 (6.35%) RESTful
6 8 (6.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (6.35%) Laravel
6 8 (6.35%) XML
7 7 (5.56%) CSS3
8 5 (3.97%) Sass
8 5 (3.97%) Apache Flex
8 5 (3.97%) SVG
8 5 (3.97%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.40%) Client/Server
1 32 (25.40%) N-Tier
2 8 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.97%) Open Source
4 3 (2.38%) Social Media
4 3 (2.38%) Kindle
4 3 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.59%) User Experience
5 2 (1.59%) IVR
6 1 (0.79%) PKI
6 1 (0.79%) EPoS
6 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 46 (36.51%) Windows
2 26 (20.63%) Linux
3 9 (7.14%) UNIX
4 3 (2.38%) Windows NT
4 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.38%) Android
4 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (69.84%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (46.83%) Manual Testing
3 54 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 44 (34.92%) Test Management
5 41 (32.54%) Unit Testing
6 39 (30.95%) Software Testing
7 36 (28.57%) Mentoring
8 28 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (22.22%) Scrum
9 24 (19.05%) Waterfall
10 19 (15.08%) TDD
11 17 (13.49%) OO
12 14 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (11.11%) Automation Testing
12 14 (11.11%) User Stories
13 13 (10.32%) Test Scripting
13 13 (10.32%) Regression Testing
14 12 (9.52%) OOD
14 12 (9.52%) BDD
14 12 (9.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (35.71%) Java
2 38 (30.16%) SQL
3 36 (28.57%) C#
4 18 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 15 (11.90%) Python
5 15 (11.90%) Ruby
6 11 (8.73%) PHP
7 9 (7.14%) C++
8 8 (6.35%) C
9 7 (5.56%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.59%) VBA
11 2 (1.59%) Perl
12 1 (0.79%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 28 (22.22%) ISEB
2 17 (13.49%) ISTQB
3 15 (11.90%) Degree
4 13 (10.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.17%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) zsh
Systems Management
1 35 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (26.19%) HP
2 24 (19.05%) Oracle
3 14 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.97%) Google
4 5 (3.97%) Appcelerator
4 5 (3.97%) Facebook
5 2 (1.59%) Atlassian
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