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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 157 172 181
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 29 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.85% 0.63% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.73% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 21
Median salary £32,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -15.55%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
2880 3136 3321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.86% 85.52% 83.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2515 2552 2735
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 30 June 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 June 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
Havant - 6 £32,000 - 3
Winchester +20 4 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Southampton -4 4 £31,250 +4.16%
Farnborough +1 1 £27,000 -16.92%
Fareham -14 1 £55,000 +42.85%
Basingstoke - 1 £30,000 -
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (67.35%) Selenium
3 32 (65.31%) JIRA
4 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
4 23 (46.94%) WebDriver
4 23 (46.94%) Java
5 22 (44.90%) Scrum
5 22 (44.90%) QA
6 21 (42.86%) TDD
7 20 (40.82%) SQL
7 20 (40.82%) HP Quality Center
8 17 (34.69%) Unix
9 16 (32.65%) Windows
9 16 (32.65%) ISTQB
10 15 (30.61%) BDD
11 14 (28.57%) C#
12 13 (26.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (26.53%) Test Management
12 13 (26.53%) Test Scripting
12 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
13 12 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
13 12 (24.49%) User Stories
13 12 (24.49%) Maven
13 12 (24.49%) Oracle
13 12 (24.49%) HP UFT
14 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
15 10 (20.41%) ISEB
15 10 (20.41%) J2EE
16 8 (16.33%) XML

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 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) ATM
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.12%) Big Data
3 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (67.35%) Selenium
2 32 (65.31%) JIRA
3 23 (46.94%) WebDriver
4 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
5 12 (24.49%) HP UFT
5 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
5 12 (24.49%) Maven
6 4 (8.16%) SpecFlow
7 3 (6.12%) Ant
7 3 (6.12%) QUnit
8 2 (4.08%) Hudson
8 2 (4.08%) JMeter
8 2 (4.08%) NSubstitute
8 2 (4.08%) NUnit
8 2 (4.08%) PHPUnit
8 2 (4.08%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.04%) eggPlant
9 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
1 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (69.39%) Analyst
1 34 (69.39%) Test Analyst
2 16 (32.65%) Software Analyst
2 16 (32.65%) Software Test Analyst
3 14 (28.57%) Test Engineer
4 13 (26.53%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Test Specialist
6 6 (12.24%) Agile Test Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (6.12%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Developer in Test
8 3 (6.12%) Java Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Test Automation Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) J2EE
2 8 (16.33%) XML
3 3 (6.12%) HTML
3 3 (6.12%) HTML5
3 3 (6.12%) JSON
3 3 (6.12%) RESTful
3 3 (6.12%) Spring
3 3 (6.12%) Spring MVC
3 3 (6.12%) Web Services
4 2 (4.08%) .NET
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.04%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Unix
2 16 (32.65%) Windows
3 8 (16.33%) Windows NT
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.90%) Scrum
3 21 (42.86%) TDD
4 15 (30.61%) BDD
5 13 (26.53%) Test Management
5 13 (26.53%) Test Scripting
5 13 (26.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (24.49%) User Stories
7 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
8 7 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 7 (14.29%) Programme Management
9 5 (10.20%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (10.20%) Performance Testing
10 4 (8.16%) Defect Management
10 4 (8.16%) ERP
10 4 (8.16%) MVC
10 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
11 3 (6.12%) Code Coverage
11 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) Java
2 20 (40.82%) SQL
3 14 (28.57%) C#
4 8 (16.33%) PHP
5 7 (14.29%) C
6 6 (12.24%) C++
7 3 (6.12%) Groovy
7 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.12%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
2 16 (32.65%) ISTQB
3 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
4 10 (20.41%) ISEB
5 3 (6.12%) BC Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (44.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 20 (40.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) HP
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits (pro-rata)
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago