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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 70 75 78
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.12% 1.64% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 2.00% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 8
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £33,425
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £44,500 £41,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%

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
534 649 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 85.17% 81.64% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 484 609 658
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £57,500
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 19 February 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 7 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) OOP
3 5 (62.50%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) QA
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Ember.js
6 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Ruby
6 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) Selenium
6 2 (25.00%) Use Case
7 1 (12.50%) jQuery
7 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) Scrum

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 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) QA Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software QA Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Quality Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) Ember.js
3 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OOP
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Use Case
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 1 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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