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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 120 149 172
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +23
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 72 45 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.01% 1.14% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 1.43% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62 38 22
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +13.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
3069 3155 3130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.46% 79.83% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2492 2528 2663
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +11 28 £40,000 -5.88%
Southampton +8 22 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Farnborough -25 4 £37,500 +9.48% 1
Portsmouth +23 3 - -
Fareham +23 2 £41,750 +28.46%
Eastleigh - 2 - - 3
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 92 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (58.87%) Manual Testing
3 67 (54.03%) Selenium
4 53 (42.74%) C#
5 51 (41.13%) Test Automation
6 42 (33.87%) Software Testing
7 41 (33.06%) QA
8 40 (32.26%) ISTQB
9 35 (28.23%) Windows
10 34 (27.42%) Test Strategy
11 28 (22.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 28 (22.58%) NUnit
12 26 (20.97%) .NET
13 25 (20.16%) HP UFT
13 25 (20.16%) WebDriver
14 24 (19.35%) TDD
15 23 (18.55%) ISEB
16 22 (17.74%) JMeter
16 22 (17.74%) Scrum
16 22 (17.74%) Continuous Delivery
17 21 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (16.94%) Unit Testing
18 20 (16.13%) Java
19 19 (15.32%) Mentoring
20 18 (14.52%) Test Management
20 18 (14.52%) User Acceptance Testing
21 17 (13.71%) Performance Testing
21 17 (13.71%) Web Testing
21 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
21 17 (13.71%) SQL

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (4.84%) Apache
1 6 (4.84%) nginx
2 2 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) Network Security
2 1 (0.81%) VPN
2 1 (0.81%) DNS
2 1 (0.81%) Firewall
2 1 (0.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 67 (54.03%) Selenium
2 28 (22.58%) NUnit
3 25 (20.16%) HP UFT
3 25 (20.16%) WebDriver
4 22 (17.74%) JMeter
5 17 (13.71%) SoapUI
6 15 (12.10%) NSubstitute
6 15 (12.10%) Git (software)
7 14 (11.29%) Jenkins
8 13 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (8.87%) Visual Studio
10 10 (8.06%) Cucumber
11 7 (5.65%) LoadUI
11 7 (5.65%) Eclipse
11 7 (5.65%) Ant
11 7 (5.65%) JUnit
11 7 (5.65%) Maven
12 6 (4.84%) TestNG
12 6 (4.84%) Bower
12 6 (4.84%) Grunt
General
1 13 (10.48%) Finance
2 11 (8.87%) Publishing
3 4 (3.23%) Banking
4 2 (1.61%) Retail
4 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
5 1 (0.81%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (27.42%) Team Leader
2 28 (22.58%) Test Team Leader
3 21 (16.94%) Analyst
4 20 (16.13%) Test Analyst
5 18 (14.52%) Test Engineer
6 17 (13.71%) Tester
6 17 (13.71%) Automation Team Leader
7 15 (12.10%) Developer
8 10 (8.06%) Software Engineer
8 10 (8.06%) QA Test Analyst
8 10 (8.06%) QA Analyst
9 9 (7.26%) Test Manager
9 9 (7.26%) Software Tester
9 9 (7.26%) C# Developer
10 8 (6.45%) QA Engineer
11 7 (5.65%) Software Developer
12 6 (4.84%) Web Developer
12 6 (4.84%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 6 (4.84%) Test Leader
13 5 (4.03%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.97%) .NET
2 15 (12.10%) HTML
3 12 (9.68%) .NET Framework
3 12 (9.68%) WCF
3 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET
3 12 (9.68%) RESTful
3 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (9.68%) Entity Framework
4 11 (8.87%) Web Services
5 10 (8.06%) CSS
6 6 (4.84%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.03%) HTML5
8 3 (2.42%) Spring
9 1 (0.81%) Symfony
9 1 (0.81%) LAMP
9 1 (0.81%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Client/Server
1 15 (12.10%) N-Tier
2 5 (4.03%) Kindle
3 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.23%) Windows
2 14 (11.29%) Linux
3 6 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.03%) UNIX
5 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.23%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (58.87%) Manual Testing
3 51 (41.13%) Test Automation
4 42 (33.87%) Software Testing
5 34 (27.42%) Test Strategy
6 24 (19.35%) TDD
7 22 (17.74%) Scrum
7 22 (17.74%) Continuous Delivery
8 21 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (16.94%) Unit Testing
9 19 (15.32%) Mentoring
10 18 (14.52%) Test Management
10 18 (14.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (13.71%) Performance Testing
11 17 (13.71%) Web Testing
12 16 (12.90%) Security Testing
12 16 (12.90%) Coaching
13 13 (10.48%) Software Engineering
14 12 (9.68%) Regression Testing
14 12 (9.68%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 53 (42.74%) C#
2 20 (16.13%) Java
3 17 (13.71%) SQL
4 16 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.45%) Ruby
6 7 (5.65%) Python
7 6 (4.84%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.84%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.23%) PHP
8 4 (3.23%) C++
9 1 (0.81%) PHP5
9 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (32.26%) ISTQB
2 28 (22.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 23 (18.55%) ISEB
4 9 (7.26%) Degree
5 7 (5.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (33.06%) QA
2 5 (4.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (12.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (12.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.84%) HP
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle
4 1 (0.81%) Zend
Hampshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £38200 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 37000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Eastleigh
The People Network
Salary: good salary + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Eastleigh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pesion, Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Eastleigh
The People Network
Salary: good salary + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago