The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 156 170 155
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 39 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.00% 0.43% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.57% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 36
Average salary £40,000 £28,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £46,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3010 3007 3024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.20% 76.89% 77.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2401 2558 2583
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Automated Testing
South East

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Southampton +30 20 £37,500 - 1
Winchester +7 8 £42,500 +54.54% 3
Aldershot -1 4 £55,000 +144.44% 1
Farnborough +9 2 £34,250 +31.73% 1
Basingstoke +4 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Fareham - 1 £32,500 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 27 (38.57%) Selenium
2 25 (35.71%) SQL
2 25 (35.71%) TDD
3 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (32.86%) Java
4 22 (31.43%) BDD
5 21 (30.00%) HTML
5 21 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 20 (28.57%) QA
6 20 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 20 (28.57%) .NET
7 18 (25.71%) C#
7 18 (25.71%) Degree
8 17 (24.29%) CSS
9 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
9 16 (22.86%) Software Testing
10 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
10 15 (21.43%) Jenkins
11 14 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 14 (20.00%) Windows
12 13 (18.57%) PHP
12 13 (18.57%) Maven
13 12 (17.14%) Subversion
13 12 (17.14%) Computer Science
13 12 (17.14%) Web Services
13 12 (17.14%) Git (software)
14 11 (15.71%) OO
15 10 (14.29%) System Testing
15 10 (14.29%) Test Scripting

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 (8.57%) Apache
2 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.43%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (38.57%) Selenium
2 15 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 13 (18.57%) Maven
4 12 (17.14%) Subversion
4 12 (17.14%) Git (software)
5 10 (14.29%) JUnit
6 9 (12.86%) Behat
6 9 (12.86%) WebDriver
6 9 (12.86%) Ant
7 8 (11.43%) TestNG
7 8 (11.43%) Cucumber
8 7 (10.00%) SoapUI
8 7 (10.00%) JMeter
9 6 (8.57%) NUnit
9 6 (8.57%) Grunt
10 5 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (4.29%) PHPUnit
11 3 (4.29%) SpecFlow
12 2 (2.86%) JIRA
12 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.57%) Legal
2 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Automotive
4 2 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Developer
2 13 (18.57%) Analyst
2 13 (18.57%) Test Analyst
2 13 (18.57%) Web Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Software Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Test Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) Tester
5 9 (12.86%) Senior Test Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Team Leader
8 5 (7.14%) PHP Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Test Team Leader
9 4 (5.71%) Automation Tester
10 3 (4.29%) Automation Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Automated Tester
10 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) HTML
2 20 (28.57%) .NET
3 17 (24.29%) CSS
4 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 12 (17.14%) Web Services
6 10 (14.29%) LAMP
7 9 (12.86%) Gherkin
8 8 (11.43%) jQuery
9 7 (10.00%) HTML5 Canvas
9 7 (10.00%) Sass
9 7 (10.00%) CSS3
9 7 (10.00%) SVG
10 6 (8.57%) YUI
10 6 (8.57%) HTML5
10 6 (8.57%) Backbone.js
10 6 (8.57%) AngularJS
10 6 (8.57%) Semantic HTML
11 4 (5.71%) WinForms
11 4 (5.71%) SOAP
12 3 (4.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.86%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 7 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 6 (8.57%) Mashup
5 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.86%) Social Media
7 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.00%) Windows
2 8 (11.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) TDD
2 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (31.43%) BDD
4 21 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 16 (22.86%) Software Testing
6 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 11 (15.71%) OO
9 10 (14.29%) System Testing
9 10 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 10 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (14.29%) User Stories
9 10 (14.29%) Test Strategy
10 9 (12.86%) OOD
10 9 (12.86%) Regression Testing
10 9 (12.86%) MVC
10 9 (12.86%) Manual Testing
11 8 (11.43%) Test Management
12 7 (10.00%) Automation Testing
12 7 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) SQL
2 23 (32.86%) Java
3 20 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 18 (25.71%) C#
5 13 (18.57%) PHP
6 4 (5.71%) C++
7 2 (2.86%) Python
8 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.43%) C
8 1 (1.43%) Perl
8 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Degree
2 8 (11.43%) ISEB
2 8 (11.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) zsh
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Facebook
1 7 (10.00%) HP
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.43%) Appcelerator
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) Google
3 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
Hampshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus 10% bonus and excellent benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 10% Bonus + Exceptional Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits including pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Quindell Plc - Metaskil
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago