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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.67% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
261 337 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 87.58% 87.08% 76.29%
Number of salaries quoted 244 313 208
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,598 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 28 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Toad
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Decision Table
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) T-Plan
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium IDE
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium IDE
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management
1 2 (100.00%) Decision Table
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) T-Plan