The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
South East / Hampshire
Rank 120 102 141
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +39
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 44 79 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.54% 2.39% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 2.78% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31 71 55
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
2451 2841 3231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.91% 85.96% 83.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2053 2503 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 £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%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Hampshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Test Automation
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 20 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
Fareham +4 14 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Southampton +16 11 £45,000 -18.18%
Portsmouth +4 7 £33,500 +21.81%
Farnborough 0 3 £57,500 +59.72% 1
Winchester -12 2 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Test Automation
South East

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 86 (74.78%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (53.04%) Selenium
3 47 (40.87%) Java
4 46 (40.00%) Manual Testing
5 41 (35.65%) Automated Testing
6 40 (34.78%) JIRA
7 38 (33.04%) ISTQB
8 36 (31.30%) Software Testing
9 35 (30.43%) TDD
10 30 (26.09%) HP UFT
10 30 (26.09%) Degree
11 28 (24.35%) C#
12 27 (23.48%) Web Services
12 27 (23.48%) Security Cleared
13 26 (22.61%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (21.74%) Python
14 25 (21.74%) HP
15 24 (20.87%) Integration Testing
16 23 (20.00%) Performance Testing
16 23 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
16 23 (20.00%) ITIL
16 23 (20.00%) Scrum
17 22 (19.13%) Regression Testing
18 21 (18.26%) SOA
18 21 (18.26%) SDLC
19 20 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 20 (17.39%) Test Planning
19 20 (17.39%) Business Transformation
19 20 (17.39%) BDD
19 20 (17.39%) Test Scripting

Test Automation
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 10 (8.70%) Confluence
1 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.48%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.48%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.48%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.74%) CMS
4 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (12.17%) SaaS
3 9 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.35%) IaaS
4 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.35%) PaaS
5 3 (2.61%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.52%) ATM
2 1 (0.87%) HTTP
2 1 (0.87%) VLAN
2 1 (0.87%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.09%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.48%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (3.48%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.48%) Sqoop
3 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.74%) MySQL
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 61 (53.04%) Selenium
2 40 (34.78%) JIRA
3 30 (26.09%) HP UFT
4 16 (13.91%) JMeter
5 15 (13.04%) Rational DOORS
6 14 (12.17%) WATIR
6 14 (12.17%) WebDriver
7 13 (11.30%) JUnit
7 13 (11.30%) SoapUI
8 12 (10.43%) Visual Studio
9 10 (8.70%) Robot Framework
10 9 (7.83%) Eclipse
10 9 (7.83%) Git (software)
10 9 (7.83%) IntelliJ
10 9 (7.83%) LoadRunner
11 8 (6.96%) Cucumber
11 8 (6.96%) JIRA Agile
12 7 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (5.22%) Zephyr
14 4 (3.48%) Ranorex
General
1 15 (13.04%) Manufacturing
1 15 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.30%) Finance
3 7 (6.09%) Electronics
4 6 (5.22%) Marketing
5 3 (2.61%) Publishing
5 3 (2.61%) Retail
6 2 (1.74%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 28 (24.35%) Test Engineer
2 24 (20.87%) Developer
3 18 (15.65%) Integration Engineer
3 18 (15.65%) Test Manager
4 13 (11.30%) Analyst
5 12 (10.43%) Verification Engineer
6 11 (9.57%) Senior Developer
6 11 (9.57%) Test Analyst
7 8 (6.96%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) QA Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Senior Verification Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Test Automation Developer
8 7 (6.09%) Tester
9 6 (5.22%) Software Test Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Quality Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Software Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Systems Integration Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (23.48%) Web Services
2 9 (7.83%) HTML
3 8 (6.96%) .NET
4 7 (6.09%) CSS
4 7 (6.09%) JMS
4 7 (6.09%) REST
5 6 (5.22%) XML
6 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.35%) JSON
6 5 (4.35%) RESTful
7 4 (3.48%) Ajax
7 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (3.48%) jQuery
7 4 (3.48%) Node.js
7 4 (3.48%) Spring Boot
7 4 (3.48%) XSL
8 3 (2.61%) SOAP
9 2 (1.74%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.87%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.48%) Blog
2 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.48%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.48%) Wiki
3 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.74%) iPad
3 2 (1.74%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.87%) Smart Energy
4 1 (0.87%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.87%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.17%) Windows
2 13 (11.30%) Linux
3 7 (6.09%) Apple iOS
3 7 (6.09%) Unix
4 4 (3.48%) Android
5 2 (1.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (74.78%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 41 (35.65%) Automated Testing
4 36 (31.30%) Software Testing
5 35 (30.43%) TDD
6 26 (22.61%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (20.87%) Integration Testing
8 23 (20.00%) ITIL
8 23 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 23 (20.00%) Scrum
8 23 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
9 22 (19.13%) Regression Testing
10 21 (18.26%) SDLC
10 21 (18.26%) SOA
11 20 (17.39%) BDD
11 20 (17.39%) Business Transformation
11 20 (17.39%) Test Planning
11 20 (17.39%) Test Scripting
12 19 (16.52%) Functional Testing
13 18 (15.65%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 47 (40.87%) Java
2 28 (24.35%) C#
3 25 (21.74%) Python
4 15 (13.04%) C++
5 14 (12.17%) Perl
6 13 (11.30%) C
7 10 (8.70%) SQL
8 9 (7.83%) Ruby
9 7 (6.09%) JavaScript
10 6 (5.22%) Tcl
11 4 (3.48%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.48%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (33.04%) ISTQB
2 30 (26.09%) Degree
3 27 (23.48%) Security Cleared
4 20 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (11.30%) ISEB
6 11 (9.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 9 (7.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.52%) QA
2 4 (3.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.74%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (14.78%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (21.74%) HP
2 14 (12.17%) SAP
2 14 (12.17%) Telerik
3 12 (10.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.83%) Remedy
5 5 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle
6 4 (3.48%) IBM
6 4 (3.48%) VMware
7 3 (2.61%) ATG
7 3 (2.61%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.74%) Capita
8 2 (1.74%) Infor
8 2 (1.74%) Sage
8 2 (1.74%) T-Plan
9 1 (0.87%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.87%) webMethods
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