The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 47 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.33% 0.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £90,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+140.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Test Automation
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
253 367 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 84.33% 78.25% 74.64%
Number of salaries quoted 213 310 237
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Test Automation
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Portsmouth
Annapurna
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago