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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
South East / Hampshire
Rank 117 170 192
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +22
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 47 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.67% 0.53% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 0.62% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 41 11 7
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

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
2430 2895 3230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 86.32% 85.96% 83.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2030 2558 2779
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Basingstoke - 15 £32,500 - 1
Southampton +21 8 £41,250 +37.50% 3
Fareham - 7 £35,000 - 2
Farnborough +4 6 £40,000 -
Andover - 1 £36,500 -
Winchester - 1 £32,000 -
Fleet - 1 £42,500 -
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 76 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (72.62%) Selenium
3 39 (46.43%) Scrum
4 38 (45.24%) Degree
5 34 (40.48%) C#
6 31 (36.90%) Manual Testing
7 30 (35.71%) ISTQB
8 28 (33.33%) JIRA
8 28 (33.33%) Test Scripting
9 27 (32.14%) Java
10 22 (26.19%) Automated Testing
11 21 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 21 (25.00%) XML
12 19 (22.62%) .NET
12 19 (22.62%) TDD
12 19 (22.62%) Relational Database
13 18 (21.43%) Software Testing
14 17 (20.24%) HTML
14 17 (20.24%) CSS
14 17 (20.24%) E-Commerce
15 16 (19.05%) MySQL
15 16 (19.05%) Software Engineering
15 16 (19.05%) Test Management
16 15 (17.86%) QA
16 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
16 15 (17.86%) SQL
16 15 (17.86%) MS Excel
16 15 (17.86%) HP UFT
16 15 (17.86%) Mentoring
16 15 (17.86%) Issue Tracking

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 8 (9.52%) JBoss
2 7 (8.33%) Confluence
2 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.62%) Relational Database
3 16 (19.05%) MySQL
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 61 (72.62%) Selenium
2 28 (33.33%) JIRA
3 15 (17.86%) HP UFT
4 14 (16.67%) Bugzilla
4 14 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 14 (16.67%) Trac
5 10 (11.90%) Cucumber
6 9 (10.71%) Ant
6 9 (10.71%) Maven
6 9 (10.71%) Subversion
7 8 (9.52%) Gradle
7 8 (9.52%) Redmine
8 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
8 7 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (8.33%) WebDriver
9 5 (5.95%) TeamCity
10 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
11 3 (3.57%) YouTrack
12 1 (1.19%) LoadUI
12 1 (1.19%) TestRail
General
1 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (23.81%) Tester
2 19 (22.62%) Analyst
2 19 (22.62%) Test Analyst
3 17 (20.24%) Software Tester
4 14 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
5 13 (15.48%) Developer
5 13 (15.48%) Test Engineer
6 12 (14.29%) Software Analyst
6 12 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
7 11 (13.10%) Automation Test Analyst
7 11 (13.10%) Senior Developer
8 10 (11.90%) Test Manager
9 7 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
10 6 (7.14%) Software Engineer
11 5 (5.95%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (4.76%) Consultant
12 4 (4.76%) QA Engineer
12 4 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
12 4 (4.76%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.00%) XML
2 19 (22.62%) .NET
3 17 (20.24%) CSS
3 17 (20.24%) HTML
4 9 (10.71%) SOAP
4 9 (10.71%) Web Services
4 9 (10.71%) XSL
5 8 (9.52%) J2EE
5 8 (9.52%) JAXB
5 8 (9.52%) REST
6 7 (8.33%) Ajax
6 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (8.33%) jQuery
6 7 (8.33%) JSON
7 2 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.76%) Blog
3 4 (4.76%) Wiki
4 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Windows
2 9 (10.71%) Linux
3 8 (9.52%) Solaris
4 5 (5.95%) Android
4 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (46.43%) Scrum
3 31 (36.90%) Manual Testing
4 28 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 22 (26.19%) Automated Testing
6 19 (22.62%) TDD
7 18 (21.43%) Software Testing
8 17 (20.24%) E-Commerce
9 16 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 16 (19.05%) Test Management
10 15 (17.86%) Issue Tracking
10 15 (17.86%) Mentoring
11 13 (15.48%) Test Automation
12 12 (14.29%) Integration Testing
12 12 (14.29%) Regression Testing
12 12 (14.29%) Unit Testing
12 12 (14.29%) User Stories
13 11 (13.10%) BDD
13 11 (13.10%) Web Testing
14 10 (11.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.48%) C#
2 27 (32.14%) Java
3 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.86%) SQL
4 9 (10.71%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.76%) XPath
6 1 (1.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (45.24%) Degree
2 30 (35.71%) ISTQB
3 12 (14.29%) ISEB
4 8 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.86%) QA
2 4 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle
2 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.33%) Remedy
4 1 (1.19%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.19%) Telerik
4 1 (1.19%) Xamarin
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