The first table below looks at the demand for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 75 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.22% - 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% - 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £47,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
355 302 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 77.68% 70.07% 68.09%
Number of salaries quoted 281 275 177
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Automated Testing
Hampshire

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
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