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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 80 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.41% 2.05% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 2.47% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 9
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £31,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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 Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
585 648 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.80% 83.18% 85.75%
Number of salaries quoted 559 522 673
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,325
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 June 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) SoapUI
3 5 (38.46%) BDD
3 5 (38.46%) CentOS
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) iSeries
3 5 (38.46%) JUnit
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
3 5 (38.46%) IBM
3 5 (38.46%) AIX
3 5 (38.46%) Solaris
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) Grunt
4 4 (30.77%) Bower
4 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
5 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching

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 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Extranet
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) SoapUI
2 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
2 5 (38.46%) JUnit
3 4 (30.77%) Bower
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) Grunt
4 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) JMeter
4 1 (7.69%) MSTest
4 1 (7.69%) NSubstitute
4 1 (7.69%) NUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (15.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Junior
2 5 (38.46%) Junior Software Tester
2 5 (38.46%) Junior Tester
2 5 (38.46%) Software Tester
2 5 (38.46%) Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Developer in Test
4 2 (15.38%) Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) AIX
2 5 (38.46%) CentOS
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) BDD
2 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Usability Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (15.38%) Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Delphi
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) IBM
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Southampton, Hampshire
University of Southampton
Salary: From £28,982 to £35,609 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
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Salary: £29000.00 - £35500.00 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension
Posted: 19 days ago