The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 136 143 183
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +40
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 39 42 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.22% 1.25% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.45% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 17
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Automation 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
2742 2889 3234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.58% 85.78% 83.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2309 2493 2776
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%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Hampshire region.

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Hampshire

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Automation 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 Automation Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 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
Winchester +11 7 £55,000 +29.41%
Fareham -4 5 £34,750 -13.12% 1
Basingstoke -12 3 £32,500 +44.44% 2
Southampton 0 2 £34,000 +2.25%
Andover - 2 £28,250 -
Farnborough -26 1 £37,500 -30.23% 1
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 62 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (58.82%) Selenium
3 34 (50.00%) Scrum
4 28 (41.18%) TDD
5 26 (38.24%) JIRA
5 26 (38.24%) Manual Testing
5 26 (38.24%) C#
6 24 (35.29%) XML
6 24 (35.29%) ISTQB
6 24 (35.29%) Automated Testing
7 23 (33.82%) Degree
8 22 (32.35%) HTML
9 21 (30.88%) .NET
10 19 (27.94%) SQL
10 19 (27.94%) Java
10 19 (27.94%) CSS
11 18 (26.47%) Test Management
12 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
12 16 (23.53%) BDD
12 16 (23.53%) Mentoring
13 14 (20.59%) User Stories
13 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
14 13 (19.12%) Windows
14 13 (19.12%) Oracle
14 13 (19.12%) HP UFT
14 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
14 13 (19.12%) Software Testing
15 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
15 12 (17.65%) Test Automation
16 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing

Automation 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 7 (10.29%) Confluence
1 7 (10.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.82%) JBoss
3 5 (7.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.24%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
1 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.88%) MySQL
4 3 (4.41%) Big Data
4 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (58.82%) Selenium
2 26 (38.24%) JIRA
3 13 (19.12%) HP UFT
4 11 (16.18%) SoapUI
5 10 (14.71%) Ant
5 10 (14.71%) Maven
6 9 (13.24%) Cucumber
6 9 (13.24%) Jenkins
7 8 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (11.76%) TeamCity
7 8 (11.76%) WebDriver
8 7 (10.29%) Subversion
9 6 (8.82%) Gradle
9 6 (8.82%) Redmine
9 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
9 6 (8.82%) YouTrack
10 3 (4.41%) Bugzilla
10 3 (4.41%) QUnit
10 3 (4.41%) Trac
11 2 (2.94%) JMeter
General
1 2 (2.94%) Aerospace
1 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Analyst
1 20 (29.41%) Test Analyst
2 12 (17.65%) Automation Test Analyst
2 12 (17.65%) Software Analyst
2 12 (17.65%) Software Test Analyst
3 10 (14.71%) Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 8 (11.76%) Tester
6 7 (10.29%) Software Tester
6 7 (10.29%) Test Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Integration Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Test Consultant
8 4 (5.88%) Java Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) XML
2 22 (32.35%) HTML
3 21 (30.88%) .NET
4 19 (27.94%) CSS
5 11 (16.18%) J2EE
6 10 (14.71%) JSON
7 9 (13.24%) Web Services
8 8 (11.76%) SOAP
8 8 (11.76%) XSL
9 7 (10.29%) Ajax
9 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET
9 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 7 (10.29%) jQuery
10 6 (8.82%) JAXB
10 6 (8.82%) REST
11 4 (5.88%) RESTful
12 3 (4.41%) HTML5
12 3 (4.41%) Spring
12 3 (4.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.88%) Blog
2 4 (5.88%) Wiki
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Android
2 7 (10.29%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.82%) Linux
3 6 (8.82%) Solaris
4 5 (7.35%) Unix
4 5 (7.35%) Windows NT
4 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (50.00%) Scrum
3 28 (41.18%) TDD
4 26 (38.24%) Manual Testing
5 24 (35.29%) Automated Testing
6 18 (26.47%) Test Management
7 16 (23.53%) BDD
7 16 (23.53%) Mentoring
8 14 (20.59%) User Stories
9 13 (19.12%) Software Testing
10 12 (17.65%) Test Automation
11 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
11 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing
12 10 (14.71%) MVC
12 10 (14.71%) Test Scripting
13 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (13.24%) Regression Testing
14 8 (11.76%) SDLC
14 8 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (10.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) C#
2 19 (27.94%) Java
2 19 (27.94%) SQL
3 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.35%) XPath
6 3 (4.41%) C
6 3 (4.41%) Groovy
7 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) ISTQB
2 23 (33.82%) Degree
3 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
4 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 7 (10.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (8.82%) ISEB
7 2 (2.94%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) QA
2 4 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Oracle
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.29%) Remedy
4 1 (1.47%) CA Agile Central
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 7 days ago
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