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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 144 131 177
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +46
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 46 61 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.35% 1.66% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.95% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 38 56 20
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £23,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2894 3133 3305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.04% 85.48% 83.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2525 2552 2718
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +11 19 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Petersfield - 8 £28,750 -
Havant - 5 £33,500 -
Farnborough +6 4 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Fareham -11 2 £41,250 +7.14%
Southampton -15 2 £41,125 +2.81% 2
Eastleigh - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £32,500 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 69 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (53.15%) C#
3 46 (41.44%) Test Automation
4 45 (40.54%) Selenium
4 45 (40.54%) Windows
5 43 (38.74%) Finance
6 38 (34.23%) WebDriver
7 35 (31.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 35 (31.53%) Mentoring
7 35 (31.53%) JUnit
8 32 (28.83%) Unit Testing
9 31 (27.93%) HTML
10 26 (23.42%) Social Media
10 26 (23.42%) TestNG
11 24 (21.62%) SQL
12 21 (18.92%) Manual Testing
13 18 (16.22%) .NET
13 18 (16.22%) OO
14 17 (15.32%) Web Services
14 17 (15.32%) XML
14 17 (15.32%) JavaScript
14 17 (15.32%) Scrum
14 17 (15.32%) Software Testing
15 16 (14.41%) ISTQB
15 16 (14.41%) Software Engineering
15 16 (14.41%) CSS
16 15 (13.51%) Content Management
16 15 (13.51%) QA
17 13 (11.71%) PHP
17 13 (11.71%) Java

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.50%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.60%) Apache
2 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.70%) CMS
3 3 (2.70%) JBoss
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.90%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.50%) Firewall
2 4 (3.60%) DNS
2 4 (3.60%) VLAN
2 4 (3.60%) VPN
3 3 (2.70%) HTTP
4 2 (1.80%) Extranet
4 2 (1.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.21%) MySQL
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.90%) Redis
Development Applications
1 45 (40.54%) Selenium
2 38 (34.23%) WebDriver
3 35 (31.53%) JUnit
4 26 (23.42%) TestNG
5 9 (8.11%) Git (software)
5 9 (8.11%) JMeter
5 9 (8.11%) NUnit
6 8 (7.21%) JIRA
7 7 (6.31%) NSubstitute
7 7 (6.31%) SoapUI
8 6 (5.41%) HP UFT
9 5 (4.50%) Eclipse
10 4 (3.60%) Bower
10 4 (3.60%) Grunt
10 4 (3.60%) PHPUnit
11 3 (2.70%) MSTest
12 2 (1.80%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.80%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.80%) Subversion
13 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (38.74%) Finance
2 10 (9.01%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.41%) Banking
3 6 (5.41%) Publishing
4 4 (3.60%) Retail
5 2 (1.80%) Back Office
6 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.90%) Games
6 1 (0.90%) Legal
6 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.90%) Military
Job Titles
1 37 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 36 (32.43%) Automation Test Lead
3 28 (25.23%) Test Manager
4 27 (24.32%) Test Automation Manager
5 22 (19.82%) Developer
5 22 (19.82%) Tester
6 11 (9.91%) Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) Software Tester
6 11 (9.91%) Test Engineer
7 9 (8.11%) Automation Team Leader
7 9 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Software Engineer
7 9 (8.11%) Team Leader
7 9 (8.11%) Test Analyst
7 9 (8.11%) Test Team Leader
8 8 (7.21%) PHP Developer
8 8 (7.21%) QA Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) QA Test Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) Software Test Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) UAT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.93%) HTML
2 18 (16.22%) .NET
3 17 (15.32%) Web Services
3 17 (15.32%) XML
4 16 (14.41%) CSS
5 12 (10.81%) XHTML
6 8 (7.21%) Symfony
7 6 (5.41%) jQuery
8 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET
9 4 (3.60%) LAMP
9 4 (3.60%) Laravel
9 4 (3.60%) MFC
10 3 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (2.70%) Ajax
10 3 (2.70%) Apache Camel
10 3 (2.70%) J2EE
10 3 (2.70%) Middleware
10 3 (2.70%) Spring
11 2 (1.80%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.42%) Social Media
2 5 (4.50%) iSeries
3 3 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.70%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.90%) iPad
4 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (40.54%) Windows
2 10 (9.01%) Unix
3 9 (8.11%) Linux
4 6 (5.41%) Solaris
5 5 (4.50%) AIX
5 5 (4.50%) CentOS
5 5 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.70%) Windows NT
6 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (41.44%) Test Automation
3 35 (31.53%) Continuous Delivery
3 35 (31.53%) Mentoring
4 32 (28.83%) Unit Testing
5 21 (18.92%) Manual Testing
6 18 (16.22%) OO
7 17 (15.32%) Scrum
7 17 (15.32%) Software Testing
8 16 (14.41%) Software Engineering
9 15 (13.51%) Content Management
10 11 (9.91%) Functional Testing
10 11 (9.91%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (9.01%) Performance Testing
12 9 (8.11%) Configuration Management
12 9 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (8.11%) TDD
12 9 (8.11%) Validation
13 8 (7.21%) OO PHP
13 8 (7.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 59 (53.15%) C#
2 24 (21.62%) SQL
3 17 (15.32%) JavaScript
4 13 (11.71%) Java
4 13 (11.71%) PHP
5 10 (9.01%) C++
6 9 (8.11%) R
7 4 (3.60%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.80%) Python
8 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.90%) Delphi
9 1 (0.90%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.90%) F#
9 1 (0.90%) Go
9 1 (0.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (14.41%) ISTQB
2 13 (11.71%) ISEB
3 12 (10.81%) Degree
4 5 (4.50%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.60%) MySQL Certification
5 4 (3.60%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.70%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (8.11%) Oracle
2 8 (7.21%) Zend
3 5 (4.50%) IBM
3 5 (4.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.80%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.90%) Citrix
5 1 (0.90%) Google
5 1 (0.90%) VMware
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: From £28,982 to £35,609 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
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Salary: £29000.00 - £35500.00 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension
Posted: 24 days ago