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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 152 149 183
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +34
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 31 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.96% 1.17% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.36% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 21
Median salary £39,500 £30,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.50% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,975 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
2702 3173 3378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.04% 86.69% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2367 2689 2801
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -1 4 £46,250 -
Winchester +2 3 £21,500 -36.76% 1
Fareham -11 2 £55,000 +46.66%
Southampton -11 2 £31,250 +4.16%
Andover - 2 £28,250 - 1
Havant - 2 £33,500 - 2
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 51 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (50.00%) JIRA
3 27 (45.00%) Scrum
4 25 (41.67%) Selenium
5 24 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 24 (40.00%) SQL
6 21 (35.00%) Java
7 20 (33.33%) XML
7 20 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 20 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
7 20 (33.33%) TDD
8 17 (28.33%) Automated Testing
8 17 (28.33%) Unix
8 17 (28.33%) Windows
9 16 (26.67%) C#
10 15 (25.00%) Oracle
10 15 (25.00%) ISTQB
11 14 (23.33%) QA
11 14 (23.33%) WebDriver
11 14 (23.33%) Test Management
12 13 (21.67%) Manual Testing
12 13 (21.67%) J2EE
12 13 (21.67%) BDD
13 12 (20.00%) HTML
14 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (18.33%) .NET
14 11 (18.33%) Windows NT
14 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (15.00%) HP UFT
15 9 (15.00%) CSS

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 5 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.67%) Confluence
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.00%) Big Data
4 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (50.00%) JIRA
2 25 (41.67%) Selenium
3 14 (23.33%) WebDriver
4 9 (15.00%) HP UFT
4 9 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (13.33%) TeamCity
6 7 (11.67%) SoapUI
7 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (10.00%) YouTrack
8 5 (8.33%) Cucumber
9 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (5.00%) Ant
10 3 (5.00%) Maven
10 3 (5.00%) QUnit
10 3 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
11 2 (3.33%) Hudson
11 2 (3.33%) JMeter
11 2 (3.33%) NSubstitute
11 2 (3.33%) NUnit
General
1 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (48.33%) Analyst
1 29 (48.33%) Test Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Software Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 12 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 11 (18.33%) Test Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Integration Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Test Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Java Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Test Specialist
6 4 (6.67%) Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) XML
2 13 (21.67%) J2EE
3 12 (20.00%) HTML
4 11 (18.33%) .NET
5 9 (15.00%) CSS
6 6 (10.00%) JSON
7 4 (6.67%) RESTful
7 4 (6.67%) XSL
8 3 (5.00%) Ajax
8 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (5.00%) HTML5
8 3 (5.00%) jQuery
8 3 (5.00%) Spring
8 3 (5.00%) Spring MVC
8 3 (5.00%) Web Services
9 1 (1.67%) Gherkin
9 1 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Blog
1 3 (5.00%) Wiki
2 2 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (1.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Unix
1 17 (28.33%) Windows
2 11 (18.33%) Windows NT
2 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.00%) Android
3 6 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.00%) Scrum
3 20 (33.33%) TDD
4 17 (28.33%) Automated Testing
5 14 (23.33%) Test Management
6 13 (21.67%) BDD
6 13 (21.67%) Manual Testing
7 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (15.00%) User Stories
8 8 (13.33%) Programme Management
8 8 (13.33%) Regression Testing
8 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 8 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 8 (13.33%) Web Testing
9 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
10 6 (10.00%) MVC
10 6 (10.00%) Performance Testing
10 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 5 (8.33%) Software Testing
11 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) SQL
2 21 (35.00%) Java
3 16 (26.67%) C#
4 7 (11.67%) C
5 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.33%) XPath
7 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.00%) Groovy
9 2 (3.33%) Python
10 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 15 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 8 (13.33%) ISEB
5 5 (8.33%) BC Cleared
6 4 (6.67%) Degree
7 3 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.33%) QA
2 3 (5.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 20 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (1.67%) Remedy
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