Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 35 22
Rank change year-on-year +1 -13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Andover 2.78% 5.44% 6.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 5.56% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 6
Andover median annual salary £55,000 £39,000 £43,800
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.03% -10.96% +27.20%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,250 £42,875
90th Percentile £61,000 £45,750 £45,000
Hampshire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -8.24% - -

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Andover
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 106 234 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Andover 98.15% 97.91% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 103 233 109
Andover median annual salary £38,350 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -7.41% +1.25%
10th Percentile £31,385 £23,750 £23,700
90th Percentile £57,250 £55,000 £50,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +1.19%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Andover

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation in Andover.

Salary trend for Test Automation in Andover

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Andover

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Andover over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Andover

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Andover region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) F#
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) QA

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA