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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 83 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.61% 0.90% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.05% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 9
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £40,000 £45,000
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
656 760 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.10% 85.59% 87.42%
Number of salaries quoted 621 591 734
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
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 3 May 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 8 (57.14%) Scrum
1 8 (57.14%) BDD
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (42.86%) Grunt
3 6 (42.86%) Bower
4 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
4 5 (35.71%) CentOS
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (35.71%) iSeries
4 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
4 5 (35.71%) IBM
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) Unix
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) AIX
4 5 (35.71%) Solaris
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 5 (35.71%) JUnit
5 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 4 (28.57%) Back Office
5 4 (28.57%) Intranet

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Extranet
1 4 (28.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Bower
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 6 (42.86%) Grunt
2 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
2 5 (35.71%) JUnit
2 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (7.14%) RubyMine
General
1 4 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Junior
2 5 (35.71%) Junior Software Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Junior Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Software Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) CSS
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) AIX
1 5 (35.71%) CentOS
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Solaris
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) BDD
1 8 (57.14%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 4 (28.57%) Usability Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Web Accessibility
4 4 (28.57%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 6 (42.86%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Delphi
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) IBM
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle