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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 113 129 140
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 65 59 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.04% 1.73% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 2.01% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 52
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
2727 2935 3194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.51% 85.99% 83.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2293 2540 2742
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 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 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
Fareham +16 20 £36,250 -19.44%
Winchester -11 10 £55,000 +29.41%
Farnborough - 9 £56,250 - 1
Portsmouth - 5 £32,500 -
Andover - 4 £44,500 -
Aldershot - 2 £77,500 -
Southampton +2 1 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Eastleigh -5 1 £40,000 -23.80%
Alton -6 1 £50,000 +100.00%
Basingstoke -12 1 £55,000 +129.16%
Gosport - 1 £45,000 -
Petersfield - 1 £28,500 -
Test Automation
South East

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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.

1 114 (79.72%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (69.93%) Selenium
3 67 (46.85%) C#
4 50 (34.97%) Manual Testing
5 49 (34.27%) Java
5 49 (34.27%) HP UFT
6 45 (31.47%) ISTQB
7 42 (29.37%) HP Quality Center
8 40 (27.97%) Test Scripting
9 38 (26.57%) SDLC
9 38 (26.57%) Automated Testing
10 36 (25.17%) Software Testing
11 35 (24.48%) TDD
12 31 (21.68%) Scrum
13 30 (20.98%) JMeter
13 30 (20.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 30 (20.98%) Test Strategy
14 29 (20.28%) Test Planning
15 28 (19.58%) Degree
15 28 (19.58%) Windows
16 27 (18.88%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (18.88%) WebDriver
17 26 (18.18%) Mentoring
17 26 (18.18%) Defect Management
18 25 (17.48%) ISEB
18 25 (17.48%) Python
19 24 (16.78%) JIRA
20 23 (16.08%) Regression Testing
20 23 (16.08%) SQL
20 23 (16.08%) V-Model

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 16 (11.19%) CMS
2 10 (6.99%) Confluence
2 10 (6.99%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.90%) OpenStack
4 6 (4.20%) Apache Spark
4 6 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.89%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (10.49%) SaaS
3 7 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.90%) IaaS
3 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.59%) ATM
2 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (4.20%) NoSQL
1 6 (4.20%) Sqoop
2 5 (3.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.80%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.80%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.40%) MySQL
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 100 (69.93%) Selenium
2 49 (34.27%) HP UFT
3 30 (20.98%) JMeter
4 27 (18.88%) WebDriver
5 24 (16.78%) JIRA
6 21 (14.69%) NUnit
7 20 (13.99%) Bugzilla
7 20 (13.99%) Ranorex
8 19 (13.29%) Testopia
9 15 (10.49%) SoapUI
9 15 (10.49%) SpecFlow
10 13 (9.09%) Cucumber
10 13 (9.09%) JUnit
10 13 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
11 12 (8.39%) Visual Studio
12 11 (7.69%) MSTest
13 10 (6.99%) WATIR
14 8 (5.59%) Robot Framework
15 5 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (3.50%) TestNG
General
1 14 (9.79%) Manufacturing
1 14 (9.79%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.09%) Finance
3 5 (3.50%) Aerospace
3 5 (3.50%) Electronics
3 5 (3.50%) Marketing
4 3 (2.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (18.88%) Developer
2 26 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 21 (14.69%) Analyst
3 21 (14.69%) Test Analyst
4 17 (11.89%) Test Automation Developer
5 16 (11.19%) Head of Testing
6 14 (9.79%) Integration Engineer
7 13 (9.09%) Tester
7 13 (9.09%) Verification Engineer
8 12 (8.39%) Test Leader
9 11 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
10 10 (6.99%) Software Tester
10 10 (6.99%) Test Engineer
11 8 (5.59%) Automation Team Leader
11 8 (5.59%) Senior Developer
11 8 (5.59%) Senior Integration Engineer
11 8 (5.59%) Senior Verification Engineer
11 8 (5.59%) Team Leader
11 8 (5.59%) Test Team Leader
12 7 (4.90%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.79%) Web Services
2 12 (8.39%) REST
2 12 (8.39%) SOAP
3 10 (6.99%) .NET
4 9 (6.29%) HTML
5 7 (4.90%) CSS
5 7 (4.90%) XML
6 6 (4.20%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.20%) JSON
7 5 (3.50%) Ajax
7 5 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (3.50%) jQuery
7 5 (3.50%) XSL
8 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.70%) J2EE
8 1 (0.70%) JMS
8 1 (0.70%) RESTful
8 1 (0.70%) WebSockets
8 1 (0.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.89%) Client/Server
1 17 (11.89%) N-Tier
2 7 (4.90%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.80%) Blog
3 4 (2.80%) Wiki
4 3 (2.10%) Social Media
5 2 (1.40%) iPad
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.70%) Replication
6 1 (0.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.58%) Windows
2 8 (5.59%) Unix
3 6 (4.20%) Linux
4 3 (2.10%) Android
4 3 (2.10%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.70%) AIX
6 1 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (79.72%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (34.97%) Manual Testing
3 40 (27.97%) Test Scripting
4 38 (26.57%) Automated Testing
4 38 (26.57%) SDLC
5 36 (25.17%) Software Testing
6 35 (24.48%) TDD
7 31 (21.68%) Scrum
8 30 (20.98%) Test Strategy
9 29 (20.28%) Test Planning
10 27 (18.88%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (18.18%) Defect Management
11 26 (18.18%) Mentoring
12 23 (16.08%) Regression Testing
12 23 (16.08%) V-Model
13 22 (15.38%) BDD
13 22 (15.38%) Test Management
13 22 (15.38%) Waterfall
14 21 (14.69%) Integration Testing
14 21 (14.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 67 (46.85%) C#
2 49 (34.27%) Java
3 25 (17.48%) Python
4 23 (16.08%) SQL
5 13 (9.09%) C++
5 13 (9.09%) Perl
6 8 (5.59%) C
7 7 (4.90%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.90%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.90%) Ruby
8 6 (4.20%) Tcl
9 5 (3.50%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (31.47%) ISTQB
2 30 (20.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 28 (19.58%) Degree
4 25 (17.48%) ISEB
5 21 (14.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 21 (14.69%) Security Cleared
6 11 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.99%) QA
2 4 (2.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.70%) SDET
3 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.80%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 42 (29.37%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.90%) Puppet
3 1 (0.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (14.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.49%) HP
3 10 (6.99%) SAP
3 10 (6.99%) Telerik
4 9 (6.29%) Remedy
5 8 (5.59%) Oracle
6 7 (4.90%) VMware
7 6 (4.20%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.80%) IBM
9 2 (1.40%) Capita
9 2 (1.40%) Infor
9 2 (1.40%) Sage
9 2 (1.40%) T-Plan
10 1 (0.70%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.70%) webMethods
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