The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 20 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 28 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 14.21% 6.02% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.47% 7.09% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 5
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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 Winchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
181 141 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 91.88% 84.94% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 177 132 191
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,887
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £67,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Winchester

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Winchester

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (71.43%) Windows
3 24 (68.57%) Software Testing
4 23 (65.71%) Selenium
4 23 (65.71%) Test Automation
5 21 (60.00%) Manual Testing
6 19 (54.29%) ISTQB
7 18 (51.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 16 (45.71%) Test Management
8 16 (45.71%) HP UFT
9 15 (42.86%) Client/Server
9 15 (42.86%) N-Tier
9 15 (42.86%) Mentoring
9 15 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
10 14 (40.00%) WebDriver
10 14 (40.00%) ISEB
11 13 (37.14%) C#
12 12 (34.29%) QA
13 11 (31.43%) Web Testing
14 10 (28.57%) Web Services
14 10 (28.57%) SQL
14 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
14 10 (28.57%) JMeter
14 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
14 10 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
15 9 (25.71%) Content Management
15 9 (25.71%) Finance
16 6 (17.14%) HP
16 6 (17.14%) JUnit
16 6 (17.14%) SoapUI

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Winchester 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (65.71%) Selenium
2 16 (45.71%) HP UFT
3 14 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 10 (28.57%) JMeter
5 6 (17.14%) JUnit
5 6 (17.14%) TestNG
5 6 (17.14%) SoapUI
6 4 (11.43%) NSubstitute
6 4 (11.43%) NUnit
7 3 (8.57%) SilkTest
8 1 (2.86%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Test Team Leader
1 14 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Test Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) QA Analyst
4 9 (25.71%) Software Tester
4 9 (25.71%) Tester
5 6 (17.14%) Automation Team Leader
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) Web Services
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Client/Server
1 15 (42.86%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (68.57%) Software Testing
3 23 (65.71%) Test Automation
4 21 (60.00%) Manual Testing
5 16 (45.71%) Test Management
6 15 (42.86%) Mentoring
7 11 (31.43%) Web Testing
8 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 10 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (25.71%) Content Management
10 5 (14.29%) Security Testing
10 5 (14.29%) Coaching
11 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
11 4 (11.43%) Performance Testing
11 4 (11.43%) TDD
12 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
13 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
13 1 (2.86%) Scrum
13 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) C#
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) ISTQB
2 18 (51.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) HP
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft