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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 157 172 178
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 27 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.83% 0.56% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.66% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 16
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -10.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +8.21%
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
2762 3174 3327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.41% 84.75% 83.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2407 2586 2835
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Southampton +1 7 £30,000 -
Havant - 4 £32,000 - 1
Winchester - 2 £40,000 -
Portsmouth +1 1 £24,000 -73.33% 1
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 35 (79.55%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (77.27%) Selenium
3 28 (63.64%) JIRA
4 24 (54.55%) WebDriver
4 24 (54.55%) Scrum
5 23 (52.27%) TDD
5 23 (52.27%) QA
6 21 (47.73%) BDD
7 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
8 19 (43.18%) Cucumber
9 17 (38.64%) ISTQB
10 16 (36.36%) SQL
11 15 (34.09%) HP Quality Center
11 15 (34.09%) Java
12 14 (31.82%) HP UFT
12 14 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (31.82%) Test Management
12 14 (31.82%) User Stories
13 13 (29.55%) Jenkins
13 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (29.55%) C#
14 12 (27.27%) Unix
14 12 (27.27%) Test Scripting
15 11 (25.00%) Windows
15 11 (25.00%) Maven
16 10 (22.73%) ISEB
17 8 (18.18%) Web Testing
17 8 (18.18%) Python
17 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
17 8 (18.18%) PHP

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 34 (77.27%) Selenium
2 28 (63.64%) JIRA
3 24 (54.55%) WebDriver
4 19 (43.18%) Cucumber
5 14 (31.82%) HP UFT
6 13 (29.55%) Jenkins
7 11 (25.00%) Maven
8 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
9 5 (11.36%) FitNesse
10 4 (9.09%) SpecFlow
11 2 (4.55%) PHPUnit
12 1 (2.27%) eggPlant
12 1 (2.27%) Hudson
12 1 (2.27%) NSubstitute
12 1 (2.27%) NUnit
12 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
12 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
12 1 (2.27%) Subversion
12 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.82%) Banking
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
1 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Analyst
1 32 (72.73%) Test Analyst
2 18 (40.91%) Test Engineer
3 16 (36.36%) Software Analyst
3 16 (36.36%) Software Test Analyst
4 10 (22.73%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Test Specialist
7 6 (13.64%) Automation Test Lead
7 6 (13.64%) Test Leader
8 5 (11.36%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.82%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Developer in Test
9 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) J2EE
2 4 (9.09%) XML
3 3 (6.82%) Gherkin
4 2 (4.55%) .NET
5 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Unix
2 11 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) Linux
4 4 (9.09%) Windows NT
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (79.55%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (54.55%) Scrum
3 23 (52.27%) TDD
4 21 (47.73%) BDD
5 14 (31.82%) Test Management
5 14 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (31.82%) User Stories
6 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (27.27%) Test Scripting
8 8 (18.18%) Web Testing
9 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
9 6 (13.64%) Test Strategy
10 4 (9.09%) Automated Testing
10 4 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (6.82%) Defect Management
11 3 (6.82%) Performance Testing
11 3 (6.82%) Programme Management
11 3 (6.82%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
12 2 (4.55%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) SQL
2 15 (34.09%) Java
3 13 (29.55%) C#
4 8 (18.18%) PHP
4 8 (18.18%) Python
5 6 (13.64%) C++
6 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
6 5 (11.36%) Ruby
7 4 (9.09%) C
8 1 (2.27%) Perl
8 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 17 (38.64%) ISTQB
3 10 (22.73%) ISEB
4 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) BC Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (52.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) HP
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
Havant
aap3
Salary: £30000 - £34000.00 per annum + full bens package
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 26 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago