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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 122 150 144
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 60 46 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.81% 1.21% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.47% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 29
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
2795 3138 2814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.54% 82.45% 82.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2465 2697 2300
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +13 16 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Southampton +11 13 £40,000 +13.47% 3
Farnborough -10 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Fareham - 8 £32,500 -
Aldershot - 6 £62,500 -
Basingstoke -6 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Eastleigh - 2 - - 2
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 95 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (58.99%) Selenium
3 78 (56.12%) C#
4 61 (43.88%) Manual Testing
5 54 (38.85%) Test Automation
6 42 (30.22%) Mentoring
6 42 (30.22%) Windows
7 41 (29.50%) JUnit
8 38 (27.34%) WebDriver
8 38 (27.34%) Git (software)
9 37 (26.62%) HTML
10 36 (25.90%) .NET
11 33 (23.74%) Continuous Delivery
12 30 (21.58%) QA
12 30 (21.58%) Unit Testing
12 30 (21.58%) JavaScript
12 30 (21.58%) CSS
13 28 (20.14%) JMeter
14 27 (19.42%) TestNG
15 25 (17.99%) HP UFT
15 25 (17.99%) Linux
16 24 (17.27%) Java
17 22 (15.83%) Team Foundation Server
17 22 (15.83%) HP Quality Center
18 21 (15.11%) SoapUI
18 21 (15.11%) MVC
18 21 (15.11%) NUnit
19 20 (14.39%) Visual Studio
19 20 (14.39%) ISTQB
20 19 (13.67%) PHP

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (5.04%) Apache
1 7 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.60%) JBoss
2 5 (3.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (3.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.47%) Network Security
1 9 (6.47%) VPN
2 7 (5.04%) DNS
2 7 (5.04%) Firewall
2 7 (5.04%) VLAN
3 6 (4.32%) Extranet
3 6 (4.32%) Intranet
4 5 (3.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.47%) MySQL
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 82 (58.99%) Selenium
2 41 (29.50%) JUnit
3 38 (27.34%) Git (software)
3 38 (27.34%) WebDriver
4 28 (20.14%) JMeter
5 27 (19.42%) TestNG
6 25 (17.99%) HP UFT
7 22 (15.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (15.11%) NUnit
8 21 (15.11%) SoapUI
9 20 (14.39%) Visual Studio
10 17 (12.23%) Bower
10 17 (12.23%) Grunt
11 13 (9.35%) Cucumber
12 11 (7.91%) PHPUnit
13 9 (6.47%) gulp
13 9 (6.47%) Jasmine
13 9 (6.47%) Jenkins
14 7 (5.04%) Ranorex
14 7 (5.04%) Testopia
General
1 17 (12.23%) Finance
2 7 (5.04%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.32%) Back Office
3 6 (4.32%) Publishing
4 3 (2.16%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (27.34%) Developer
2 26 (18.71%) Analyst
3 24 (17.27%) Test Analyst
4 21 (15.11%) Team Leader
4 21 (15.11%) Test Leader
4 21 (15.11%) Test Manager
4 21 (15.11%) Test Team Leader
5 18 (12.95%) Tester
6 14 (10.07%) Senior Developer
7 13 (9.35%) Web Developer
8 11 (7.91%) Software Tester
9 10 (7.19%) Automation Test Lead
9 10 (7.19%) C# Developer
10 9 (6.47%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (6.47%) Software Developer
10 9 (6.47%) Test Engineer
11 8 (5.76%) Junior
11 8 (5.76%) PHP Developer
12 7 (5.04%) Senior Penetration Tester
12 7 (5.04%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (26.62%) HTML
2 36 (25.90%) .NET
3 30 (21.58%) CSS
4 18 (12.95%) .NET Framework
4 18 (12.95%) ASP.NET
4 18 (12.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (11.51%) Entity Framework
5 16 (11.51%) RESTful
5 16 (11.51%) WCF
6 10 (7.19%) jQuery
7 9 (6.47%) AngularJS
7 9 (6.47%) HTML5
7 9 (6.47%) LAMP
7 9 (6.47%) Symfony
8 8 (5.76%) Web Services
9 7 (5.04%) Laravel
10 5 (3.60%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (3.60%) Apache Camel
10 5 (3.60%) Middleware
10 5 (3.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.23%) Client/Server
2 14 (10.07%) N-Tier
3 13 (9.35%) Social Media
4 7 (5.04%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.60%) iSeries
5 5 (3.60%) Smart Meter
6 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.22%) Windows
2 25 (17.99%) Linux
3 8 (5.76%) Unix
4 6 (4.32%) Solaris
5 5 (3.60%) AIX
5 5 (3.60%) CentOS
5 5 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (43.88%) Manual Testing
3 54 (38.85%) Test Automation
4 42 (30.22%) Mentoring
5 33 (23.74%) Continuous Delivery
6 30 (21.58%) Unit Testing
7 21 (15.11%) MVC
8 18 (12.95%) TDD
8 18 (12.95%) Test Management
9 17 (12.23%) BDD
9 17 (12.23%) Test Strategy
10 16 (11.51%) Scrum
10 16 (11.51%) Software Engineering
11 15 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (10.79%) Front End Development
11 15 (10.79%) Test Scripting
12 14 (10.07%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 14 (10.07%) OO
12 14 (10.07%) Software Testing
13 13 (9.35%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (56.12%) C#
2 30 (21.58%) JavaScript
3 24 (17.27%) Java
4 19 (13.67%) PHP
5 11 (7.91%) SQL
6 9 (6.47%) PHP 5
7 6 (4.32%) Python
8 5 (3.60%) Ruby
9 4 (2.88%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.88%) C++
10 2 (1.44%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (14.39%) ISTQB
2 19 (13.67%) ISEB
3 9 (6.47%) Degree
3 9 (6.47%) MySQL Certification
4 8 (5.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (5.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (3.60%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (21.58%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (15.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (10.79%) HP
2 14 (10.07%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.47%) Zend
4 8 (5.76%) Oracle
5 5 (3.60%) IBM
5 5 (3.60%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.60%) VMware
6 4 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.72%) Citrix
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Blue-Chip Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 13 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Transactor Global Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + exceptional benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Winchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago
Eastleigh
The People Network
Salary: good salary + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago