The first table below looks at the demand for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 73 76 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 10 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.05% 0.24% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.31% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 22
Average salary £33,750 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
783 645 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.33% 78.09% 81.20%
Number of salaries quoted 681 590 728
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,086 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Automated Testing
Hampshire

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 9 (64.29%) HTML
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) PHP
3 7 (50.00%) LAMP
3 7 (50.00%) jQuery
4 6 (42.86%) QA
4 6 (42.86%) MySQL
4 6 (42.86%) C++
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 6 (42.86%) Apache
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) Ajax
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) BDD
6 4 (28.57%) PHPUnit
6 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) Advertising
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) Kanban
8 2 (14.29%) HTML5
8 2 (14.29%) Behat
8 2 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) PHPUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Behat
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) Hudson
General
1 3 (21.43%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) PHP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Test Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Integration Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) LAMP
2 7 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) Ajax
4 5 (35.71%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) SVG
6 2 (14.29%) YUI
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
6 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 2 (14.29%) Sass
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
7 1 (7.14%) J2EE
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows NT
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) MVC
1 5 (35.71%) BDD
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Kanban
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) System Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) SEO
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (14.29%) Graceful Degradation
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Facebook
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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