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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 76 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.51% - 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% - 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £40,500 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Automated Testing
Hampshire

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
327 302 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 83.63% 75.50% 68.31%
Number of salaries quoted 242 274 201
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) SilkTest
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (25.00%) SilkTest
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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