The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 71 74 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.93% 1.12% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.35% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 8
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £22,500 £33,425
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £45,000 £41,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 591 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 84.67% 82.89% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 462 540 594
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Southampton

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) OOP
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Development

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (14.29%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Tester
4 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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