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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 149 160 163
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 45 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.14% 0.58% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.76% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 39
Average salary £41,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.10% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,100 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3066 3025 3086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.64% 76.60% 77.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2448 2563 2638
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 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 30 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 30 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 +21 21 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Winchester +13 10 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Aldershot -1 4 £55,000 +144.44%
Farnborough +3 2 £34,250 +31.73% 1
Basingstoke -3 1 £25,000 -37.50%
Fareham - 1 £32,500 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £47,500 - 1
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 31 (41.33%) Selenium
2 27 (36.00%) SQL
3 25 (33.33%) Java
3 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (33.33%) TDD
4 24 (32.00%) Unit Testing
5 22 (29.33%) HTML
5 22 (29.33%) BDD
6 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 21 (28.00%) .NET
6 21 (28.00%) QA
7 20 (26.67%) Degree
8 19 (25.33%) CSS
9 18 (24.00%) C#
9 18 (24.00%) Jenkins
10 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
10 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
10 16 (21.33%) Windows
10 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (21.33%) Software Testing
11 15 (20.00%) Subversion
11 15 (20.00%) PHP
11 15 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 14 (18.67%) Web Services
12 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
13 13 (17.33%) OO
13 13 (17.33%) JUnit
13 13 (17.33%) Maven
13 13 (17.33%) Computer Science
14 12 (16.00%) WebDriver

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 9 (12.00%) Apache
2 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.33%) CMS
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Office
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (41.33%) Selenium
2 18 (24.00%) Jenkins
3 15 (20.00%) Subversion
4 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
5 13 (17.33%) JUnit
5 13 (17.33%) Maven
6 12 (16.00%) WebDriver
7 10 (13.33%) TestNG
8 9 (12.00%) SoapUI
8 9 (12.00%) Behat
8 9 (12.00%) Ant
8 9 (12.00%) JMeter
9 8 (10.67%) Cucumber
10 6 (8.00%) NUnit
10 6 (8.00%) Grunt
11 5 (6.67%) JIRA
11 5 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (4.00%) PHPUnit
12 3 (4.00%) SpecFlow
13 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.67%) Legal
2 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.33%) Retail
3 3 (4.00%) Finance
4 2 (2.67%) Automotive
4 2 (2.67%) Advertising
4 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (38.67%) Developer
2 15 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 13 (17.33%) Test Analyst
3 13 (17.33%) Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Test Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) Software Developer
5 11 (14.67%) Tester
6 9 (12.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (9.33%) PHP Developer
7 7 (9.33%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Team Leader
8 6 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
10 4 (5.33%) Automated Tester
10 4 (5.33%) Automation Tester
11 3 (4.00%) Automation Analyst
11 3 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.33%) HTML
2 21 (28.00%) .NET
3 19 (25.33%) CSS
4 15 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (18.67%) Web Services
6 11 (14.67%) LAMP
7 9 (12.00%) Gherkin
8 8 (10.67%) SVG
8 8 (10.67%) jQuery
8 8 (10.67%) HTML5 Canvas
8 8 (10.67%) Sass
8 8 (10.67%) CSS3
9 6 (8.00%) SOAP
9 6 (8.00%) YUI
9 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.00%) Semantic HTML
9 6 (8.00%) Backbone.js
9 6 (8.00%) HTML5
10 5 (6.67%) RESTful
10 5 (6.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (12.00%) Client/Server
2 9 (12.00%) N-Tier
3 6 (8.00%) Mashup
4 3 (4.00%) Social Media
4 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.33%) Open Source
6 1 (1.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (33.33%) TDD
2 24 (32.00%) Unit Testing
3 22 (29.33%) BDD
4 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
4 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (21.33%) Software Testing
5 13 (17.33%) OO
6 11 (14.67%) Manual Testing
6 11 (14.67%) OOD
7 10 (13.33%) MVC
7 10 (13.33%) System Testing
7 10 (13.33%) Test Management
7 10 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 10 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (13.33%) User Stories
7 10 (13.33%) Test Strategy
8 9 (12.00%) Regression Testing
9 8 (10.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (9.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) SQL
2 25 (33.33%) Java
3 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (24.00%) C#
5 15 (20.00%) PHP
6 4 (5.33%) C++
7 2 (2.67%) Python
8 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.33%) C
8 1 (1.33%) Perl
8 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (26.67%) Degree
2 7 (9.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (9.33%) ISEB
3 2 (2.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) zsh
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) HP
2 8 (10.67%) Facebook
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle
4 2 (2.67%) Google
4 2 (2.67%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
Fareham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £38500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits including pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 10% Annual bonus + Excellent Pension and benef
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago