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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 115 113 143
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +30
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 63 72 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.98% 2.13% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 2.48% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 47 71 51
Median salary £52,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
2725 2905 3225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.48% 85.85% 84.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2290 2508 2771
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Farnborough +5 17 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Fareham +10 13 £32,500 -
Winchester -4 11 £55,000 +22.22%
Southampton -13 1 £52,500 +23.52%
Andover - 1 £40,000 -
Eastleigh - 1 £51,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 70 (65.42%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (56.07%) Manual Testing
3 42 (39.25%) Selenium
4 38 (35.51%) Test Automation
5 35 (32.71%) Scrum
6 32 (29.91%) C#
7 31 (28.97%) SQL
8 29 (27.10%) HTML
8 29 (27.10%) Java
9 28 (26.17%) CSS
10 25 (23.36%) TDD
10 25 (23.36%) ISTQB
10 25 (23.36%) Degree
10 25 (23.36%) Automation Testing
10 25 (23.36%) Mentoring
11 24 (22.43%) Windows
11 24 (22.43%) JavaScript
12 23 (21.50%) Software Testing
13 20 (18.69%) Test Management
13 20 (18.69%) XML
14 19 (17.76%) ITIL
14 19 (17.76%) .NET
15 18 (16.82%) Linux
15 18 (16.82%) Python
15 18 (16.82%) BDD
16 17 (15.89%) MS Excel
16 17 (15.89%) Software Engineering
17 16 (14.95%) JIRA
18 15 (14.02%) MVC
18 15 (14.02%) ISEB

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 11 (10.28%) Confluence
1 11 (10.28%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.48%) JBoss
3 6 (5.61%) CMS
4 5 (4.67%) Apache
5 4 (3.74%) IIS
5 4 (3.74%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (15.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.15%) SaaS
2 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.74%) IaaS
3 4 (3.74%) PaaS
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) ATM
2 3 (2.80%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.41%) MySQL
2 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) JasperReports
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (39.25%) Selenium
2 16 (14.95%) JIRA
3 14 (13.08%) Cucumber
4 10 (9.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (8.41%) Ant
5 9 (8.41%) Git (software)
5 9 (8.41%) Gradle
5 9 (8.41%) Maven
6 7 (6.54%) HP UFT
6 7 (6.54%) Redmine
6 7 (6.54%) Subversion
7 6 (5.61%) WebDriver
8 5 (4.67%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.67%) WatiN
9 4 (3.74%) JUnit
10 3 (2.80%) Robot Framework
10 3 (2.80%) TestNG
11 2 (1.87%) JMeter
11 2 (1.87%) NSubstitute
11 2 (1.87%) NUnit
General
1 10 (9.35%) Finance
2 9 (8.41%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.48%) Retail
4 7 (6.54%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.74%) Electronics
5 4 (3.74%) Marketing
6 2 (1.87%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.93%) Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (28.97%) Developer
2 15 (14.02%) Test Manager
3 14 (13.08%) Tester
4 13 (12.15%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.28%) Software Tester
6 10 (9.35%) Analyst
6 10 (9.35%) Test Analyst
7 9 (8.41%) QA Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) HTML CSS Developer
8 8 (7.48%) HTML Developer
8 8 (7.48%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (7.48%) MySQL Developer
8 8 (7.48%) PHP Developer
8 8 (7.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 8 (7.48%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 8 (7.48%) PHP Zend Developer
8 8 (7.48%) Software Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) Symfony Developer
8 8 (7.48%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (6.54%) System Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.10%) HTML
2 28 (26.17%) CSS
3 20 (18.69%) XML
4 19 (17.76%) .NET
5 14 (13.08%) J2EE
6 12 (11.21%) REST
7 11 (10.28%) SOAP
7 11 (10.28%) Web Services
8 9 (8.41%) JAXB
8 9 (8.41%) Symfony
9 8 (7.48%) jQuery
9 8 (7.48%) XSL
10 6 (5.61%) ASP.NET
10 6 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (4.67%) Ajax
12 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (3.74%) JSON
12 4 (3.74%) JSP
13 3 (2.80%) Middleware
13 3 (2.80%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.61%) Client/Server
2 6 (5.61%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.74%) Blog
3 4 (3.74%) Wiki
4 3 (2.80%) Social Media
5 2 (1.87%) iPad
6 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.43%) Windows
2 18 (16.82%) Linux
3 13 (12.15%) Unix
4 8 (7.48%) Solaris
5 4 (3.74%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.80%) Windows NT
6 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (65.42%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (56.07%) Manual Testing
3 38 (35.51%) Test Automation
4 35 (32.71%) Scrum
5 25 (23.36%) Automation Testing
5 25 (23.36%) Mentoring
5 25 (23.36%) TDD
6 23 (21.50%) Software Testing
7 20 (18.69%) Test Management
8 19 (17.76%) ITIL
9 18 (16.82%) BDD
10 17 (15.89%) Software Engineering
11 15 (14.02%) MVC
12 14 (13.08%) Unit Testing
13 11 (10.28%) SDLC
14 10 (9.35%) Coaching
14 10 (9.35%) Regression Testing
14 10 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (8.41%) OO
15 9 (8.41%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 32 (29.91%) C#
2 31 (28.97%) SQL
3 29 (27.10%) Java
4 24 (22.43%) JavaScript
5 18 (16.82%) Python
6 10 (9.35%) T-SQL
7 9 (8.41%) PHP
8 6 (5.61%) C
8 6 (5.61%) C++
8 6 (5.61%) Perl
8 6 (5.61%) Tcl
9 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.80%) Ruby
10 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (23.36%) Degree
1 25 (23.36%) ISTQB
2 15 (14.02%) ISEB
3 14 (13.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (10.28%) Security Cleared
5 8 (7.48%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.80%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.93%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.15%) QA
2 4 (3.74%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.87%) SDET
Systems Management
1 9 (8.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.15%) Oracle
3 9 (8.41%) Remedy
3 9 (8.41%) Zend
4 4 (3.74%) SAP
5 2 (1.87%) Google
6 1 (0.93%) F5
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