The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Automated Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
South East / Hampshire
Rank 87 129 151
Rank change year-on-year +42 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 88 64 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.94% 1.89% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 2.21% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 67 59 39
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Automated Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2608 2900 3124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 87.14% 85.42% 84.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2180 2569 2607
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automated Testing in Hampshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Hampshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Automated Testing in Hampshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough +12 16 £50,000 +42.85%
Fareham +14 12 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Southampton +10 11 £40,000 -
Portsmouth - 11 £35,000 - 1
Winchester +2 9 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Fleet +3 8 £47,500 +35.71%
Eastleigh -3 5 - -
Petersfield +14 2 £35,000 -
Andover - 1 £37,500 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 111 (68.10%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (47.85%) Manual Testing
3 68 (41.72%) Java
4 55 (33.74%) Selenium
5 53 (32.52%) SQL
6 48 (29.45%) Scrum
7 46 (28.22%) Web Services
8 42 (25.77%) Test Automation
9 41 (25.15%) C#
10 39 (23.93%) Finance
10 39 (23.93%) Unit Testing
10 39 (23.93%) Degree
11 38 (23.31%) Software Testing
12 37 (22.70%) Software Engineering
13 36 (22.09%) Test Strategy
13 36 (22.09%) Microsoft
14 35 (21.47%) JavaScript
15 34 (20.86%) HTML
15 34 (20.86%) SOAP
15 34 (20.86%) JIRA
16 33 (20.25%) QA
16 33 (20.25%) REST
16 33 (20.25%) TDD
17 32 (19.63%) CSS
17 32 (19.63%) ISTQB
18 30 (18.40%) .NET
18 30 (18.40%) J2EE
19 28 (17.18%) MS Excel
19 28 (17.18%) Continuous Integration
20 25 (15.34%) BDD

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 18 (11.04%) Confluence
2 12 (7.36%) JBoss
3 11 (6.75%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.45%) Apache
4 4 (2.45%) CMS
5 2 (1.23%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (17.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.23%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.04%) SaaS
2 16 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.13%) IaaS
3 10 (6.13%) PaaS
4 3 (1.84%) TestFlight
5 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.61%) G Suite
6 1 (0.61%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.45%) ATM
2 3 (1.84%) Firewall
3 1 (0.61%) DNS
3 1 (0.61%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.61%) JasperReports
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 55 (33.74%) Selenium
2 34 (20.86%) JIRA
3 23 (14.11%) Git (software)
4 21 (12.88%) Visual Studio
5 19 (11.66%) Maven
6 17 (10.43%) SoapUI
6 17 (10.43%) WebDriver
7 16 (9.82%) Cucumber
8 15 (9.20%) Eclipse
8 15 (9.20%) HP UFT
8 15 (9.20%) IntelliJ
8 15 (9.20%) JMeter
9 14 (8.59%) LoadRunner
9 14 (8.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (7.98%) Ant
10 13 (7.98%) JIRA Agile
11 11 (6.75%) Gradle
12 9 (5.52%) Redmine
12 9 (5.52%) Subversion
12 9 (5.52%) Zephyr
General
1 39 (23.93%) Finance
2 13 (7.98%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.52%) Banking
4 8 (4.91%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.68%) Electronics
5 6 (3.68%) Marketing
6 4 (2.45%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.84%) Publishing
7 3 (1.84%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Front Office
8 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (28.22%) Developer
2 22 (13.50%) Test Engineer
3 18 (11.04%) Senior Developer
4 16 (9.82%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.20%) Test Manager
6 14 (8.59%) Software Engineer
6 14 (8.59%) Tester
7 13 (7.98%) Integration Engineer
7 13 (7.98%) System Verification Engineer
7 13 (7.98%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (7.98%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 13 (7.98%) Verification Engineer
8 10 (6.13%) Agile Delivery Manager
8 10 (6.13%) Delivery Manager
8 10 (6.13%) QA Engineer
9 9 (5.52%) Analyst
9 9 (5.52%) QA Tester
9 9 (5.52%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (5.52%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.52%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (28.22%) Web Services
2 34 (20.86%) HTML
2 34 (20.86%) SOAP
3 33 (20.25%) REST
4 32 (19.63%) CSS
5 30 (18.40%) .NET
5 30 (18.40%) J2EE
6 20 (12.27%) jQuery
7 17 (10.43%) XML
8 16 (9.82%) Spring
9 14 (8.59%) ASP.NET
10 13 (7.98%) .NET Framework
10 13 (7.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (6.75%) JAXB
12 9 (5.52%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (5.52%) JMS
12 9 (5.52%) Velocity
13 8 (4.91%) WPF
14 7 (4.29%) WinForms
15 6 (3.68%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.82%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.68%) Replication
3 5 (3.07%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.84%) User Experience
6 2 (1.23%) Blog
6 2 (1.23%) Wiki
7 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.11%) Linux
2 19 (11.66%) Windows
3 10 (6.13%) Solaris
4 7 (4.29%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.29%) Unix
5 4 (2.45%) Android
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (68.10%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (47.85%) Manual Testing
3 48 (29.45%) Scrum
4 42 (25.77%) Test Automation
5 39 (23.93%) Unit Testing
6 38 (23.31%) Software Testing
7 37 (22.70%) Software Engineering
8 36 (22.09%) Test Strategy
9 33 (20.25%) TDD
10 28 (17.18%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (15.34%) BDD
12 23 (14.11%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (12.88%) ITIL
13 21 (12.88%) Regression Testing
14 19 (11.66%) Automation Testing
14 19 (11.66%) SDLC
15 18 (11.04%) Performance Testing
16 17 (10.43%) DevOps
16 17 (10.43%) Mentoring
16 17 (10.43%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 68 (41.72%) Java
2 53 (32.52%) SQL
3 41 (25.15%) C#
4 35 (21.47%) JavaScript
5 17 (10.43%) Python
6 15 (9.20%) T-SQL
7 11 (6.75%) C
8 7 (4.29%) Perl
8 7 (4.29%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.29%) Ruby
9 5 (3.07%) C++
10 4 (2.45%) Tcl
11 1 (0.61%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.61%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 39 (23.93%) Degree
2 32 (19.63%) ISTQB
3 13 (7.98%) Security Cleared
4 12 (7.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (4.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (3.68%) ISEB
7 3 (1.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (20.25%) QA
2 6 (3.68%) PMO
3 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.23%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (22.09%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.59%) HP
3 13 (7.98%) Oracle
4 9 (5.52%) Remedy
5 6 (3.68%) SAP
6 5 (3.07%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.84%) F5
8 2 (1.23%) Google
9 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.61%) Borland
9 1 (0.61%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.61%) VMware
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Remote Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago