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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 132 156 161
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 64 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.60% 0.86% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.09% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 58 29 38
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
3277 3014 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 82.01% 78.86% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2682 2561 2838
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 - 20 £42,500 - 2
Southampton +6 18 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Petersfield - 5 £32,500 - 1
Basingstoke -2 3 £28,500 -48.18%
Aldershot -2 2 £45,000 -30.76%
Farnborough -7 2 £42,500 +63.46%
Portsmouth - 2 £40,500 - 1
Fareham -10 1 £34,250 -2.14%
Andover - 1 £25,000 -
Eastleigh - 1 £28,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 61 (68.54%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (59.55%) Selenium
3 39 (43.82%) Manual Testing
4 36 (40.45%) Java
5 34 (38.20%) Unit Testing
6 29 (32.58%) Jenkins
7 28 (31.46%) Software Testing
8 27 (30.34%) JUnit
9 26 (29.21%) Web Services
9 26 (29.21%) Subversion
9 26 (29.21%) WebDriver
10 25 (28.09%) Test Automation
10 25 (28.09%) CSS
11 24 (26.97%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (25.84%) SQL
12 23 (25.84%) QA
12 23 (25.84%) Test Management
13 22 (24.72%) Windows
14 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
14 21 (23.60%) Mentoring
15 20 (22.47%) Git (software)
16 19 (21.35%) JIRA
16 19 (21.35%) TDD
17 18 (20.22%) HTML
18 17 (19.10%) TestNG
18 17 (19.10%) Waterfall
19 16 (17.98%) SoapUI
19 16 (17.98%) HP Quality Center
19 16 (17.98%) BDD
19 16 (17.98%) Regression Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (16.85%) Apache
2 8 (8.99%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
3 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) Internet
2 8 (8.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 53 (59.55%) Selenium
2 29 (32.58%) Jenkins
3 27 (30.34%) JUnit
4 26 (29.21%) Subversion
4 26 (29.21%) WebDriver
5 20 (22.47%) Git (software)
6 19 (21.35%) JIRA
7 17 (19.10%) TestNG
8 16 (17.98%) SoapUI
8 16 (17.98%) JMeter
9 12 (13.48%) Maven
10 8 (8.99%) CruiseControl
10 8 (8.99%) Ant
10 8 (8.99%) Behat
10 8 (8.99%) TeamCity
10 8 (8.99%) Hudson
11 6 (6.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 6 (6.74%) QuickTest Pro
12 4 (4.49%) Grunt
13 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (8.99%) Retail
2 3 (3.37%) Legal
3 2 (2.25%) Banking
3 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.25%) Finance
4 1 (1.12%) Automotive
4 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (28.09%) Developer
2 19 (21.35%) Tester
3 17 (19.10%) Test Analyst
3 17 (19.10%) Analyst
4 16 (17.98%) Web Developer
5 13 (14.61%) Team Leader
6 12 (13.48%) Test Team Leader
7 11 (12.36%) Software Tester
8 10 (11.24%) Test Engineer
9 9 (10.11%) Java Developer
9 9 (10.11%) PHP Developer
9 9 (10.11%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (10.11%) PHP Web Developer
10 7 (7.87%) Senior Developer
10 7 (7.87%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (5.62%) Automated Tester
11 5 (5.62%) Test Leader
11 5 (5.62%) Senior Software Tester
11 5 (5.62%) Senior Tester
12 4 (4.49%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.21%) Web Services
2 25 (28.09%) CSS
3 18 (20.22%) HTML
4 10 (11.24%) SOAP
4 10 (11.24%) SVG
4 10 (11.24%) CSS3
4 10 (11.24%) Sass
4 10 (11.24%) HTML5 Canvas
5 9 (10.11%) Laravel
5 9 (10.11%) Symfony
5 9 (10.11%) CakePHP
5 9 (10.11%) RESTful
5 9 (10.11%) Java EE
5 9 (10.11%) Hibernate
5 9 (10.11%) Spring
5 9 (10.11%) Gherkin
6 8 (8.99%) NHibernate
6 8 (8.99%) XML
6 8 (8.99%) .NET
6 8 (8.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Client/Server
1 16 (17.98%) N-Tier
2 7 (7.87%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.49%) Mashup
4 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.37%) Social Media
6 2 (2.25%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.25%) IVR
6 2 (2.25%) Open Source
7 1 (1.12%) User Experience
7 1 (1.12%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.12%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.72%) Windows
2 15 (16.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (68.54%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (43.82%) Manual Testing
3 34 (38.20%) Unit Testing
4 28 (31.46%) Software Testing
5 25 (28.09%) Test Automation
6 24 (26.97%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (25.84%) Test Management
8 21 (23.60%) Mentoring
9 19 (21.35%) TDD
10 17 (19.10%) Waterfall
11 16 (17.98%) BDD
11 16 (17.98%) Regression Testing
12 15 (16.85%) OO
13 13 (14.61%) OOD
13 13 (14.61%) Scrum
14 12 (13.48%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (13.48%) User Stories
14 12 (13.48%) Automation Testing
15 11 (12.36%) System Testing
16 10 (11.24%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.45%) Java
2 23 (25.84%) SQL
3 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.73%) PHP
5 13 (14.61%) C#
6 3 (3.37%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.25%) Python
7 2 (2.25%) C++
7 2 (2.25%) Perl
7 2 (2.25%) C
7 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) ISEB
2 12 (13.48%) Degree
3 9 (10.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (7.87%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.84%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) zsh
2 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (17.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) HP
2 10 (11.24%) Facebook
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle
4 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.74%) Google
5 6 (6.74%) Appcelerator
6 2 (2.25%) Atlassian
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Petersfield
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago