The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 46 55 68
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.82% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 0.33% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
245 304 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 89.09% 89.15% 89.20%
Number of salaries quoted 219 283 315
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Portsmouth region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Automated 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA Agile
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Matrix Organization
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 4 (66.67%) Zephyr
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Logistics
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 4 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 4 (66.67%) JMeter
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) JMS
2 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (66.67%) IntelliJ

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 4 (66.67%) IntelliJ
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA Agile
2 4 (66.67%) JMeter
2 4 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) JMS
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) Logistics
2 4 (66.67%) Matrix Organization
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle