The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 46 77
Rank change year-on-year -6 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 152 204 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.12% 5.89% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.92% 6.86% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 140 180 117
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Test Automation 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 2566 2974 3212
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 86.46% 85.80% 86.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2258 2581 2628
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Hampshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Hampshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Hampshire

Test Automation
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Southampton +13 32 £32,500 -18.75% 9
Winchester -8 31 £38,750 -13.88% 7
Basingstoke +6 27 £40,000 +5.26% 6
Portsmouth -1 18 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Farnborough -11 9 £46,250 +42.30% 1
Fareham +14 7 £51,250 -6.81%
Ringwood -4 3 £70,000 -
Fleet +6 2 £48,750 +21.87% 1
Eastleigh -15 2 £39,000 -
Andover - 2 £50,000 -
Bordon - 1 £30,000 -
Test Automation
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 245 (68.82%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (50.28%) Selenium
3 157 (44.10%) C#
4 110 (30.90%) SQL
5 100 (28.09%) Java
6 92 (25.84%) Test Scripting
7 91 (25.56%) Software Testing
8 86 (24.16%) Manual Testing
8 86 (24.16%) QA
9 84 (23.60%) Microsoft
10 79 (22.19%) Test Strategy
11 78 (21.91%) Scrum
12 71 (19.94%) Degree
13 70 (19.66%) JIRA
13 70 (19.66%) .NET
14 67 (18.82%) SoapUI
15 66 (18.54%) TDD
16 65 (18.26%) Web Services
17 61 (17.13%) ISTQB
18 60 (16.85%) Windows
19 59 (16.57%) SQL Server
19 59 (16.57%) WebDriver
20 58 (16.29%) Regression Testing
21 56 (15.73%) Unit Testing
22 54 (15.17%) BDD
23 51 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
24 48 (13.48%) ISEB
25 43 (12.08%) HP UFT
25 43 (12.08%) Performance Testing
26 39 (10.96%) Software Engineering

Test Automation
Co-occurring 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 15 (4.21%) CMS
2 11 (3.09%) Confluence
3 8 (2.25%) JBoss
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.12%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.84%) Apache
6 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.56%) WordPress
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (3.93%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.25%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.56%) SAP CAR
2 2 (0.56%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (5.90%) SaaS
3 13 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.97%) IaaS
4 7 (1.97%) PaaS
5 2 (0.56%) G Suite
5 2 (0.56%) Office 365
5 2 (0.56%) TestFlight
6 1 (0.28%) GitHub
6 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.69%) HTTP
2 3 (0.84%) Internet
3 2 (0.56%) ATM
3 2 (0.56%) Firewall
3 2 (0.56%) Skype
4 1 (0.28%) 5G
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) LAN
4 1 (0.28%) VLAN
4 1 (0.28%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.57%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.43%) MySQL
3 25 (7.02%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.93%) Big Data
5 4 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 179 (50.28%) Selenium
2 70 (19.66%) JIRA
3 67 (18.82%) SoapUI
4 59 (16.57%) WebDriver
5 43 (12.08%) HP UFT
6 38 (10.67%) JMeter
7 31 (8.71%) SpecFlow
8 29 (8.15%) Visual Studio
9 28 (7.87%) NUnit
10 27 (7.58%) Git (software)
11 22 (6.18%) Bugzilla
12 21 (5.90%) Trac
13 18 (5.06%) LoadRunner
13 18 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (4.78%) JUnit
15 15 (4.21%) Eclipse
15 15 (4.21%) IntelliJ
15 15 (4.21%) JIRA Agile
16 14 (3.93%) Cucumber
17 12 (3.37%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (8.99%) Finance
2 26 (7.30%) Retail
3 17 (4.78%) Back Office
4 11 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.97%) Banking
6 6 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.69%) Military
7 3 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (0.84%) Electronics
7 3 (0.84%) Marketing
8 2 (0.56%) Front Office
8 2 (0.56%) Games
8 2 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 90 (25.28%) Test Engineer
2 79 (22.19%) Developer
3 64 (17.98%) Analyst
4 60 (16.85%) Tester
5 55 (15.45%) Test Analyst
6 32 (8.99%) Software Tester
7 31 (8.71%) Software Developer
8 27 (7.58%) Test Automation Engineer
9 26 (7.30%) Software Test Engineer
10 25 (7.02%) Senior Developer
11 24 (6.74%) Automation Tester
12 20 (5.62%) Software Analyst
12 20 (5.62%) Software Test Analyst
13 18 (5.06%) Automation Test Analyst
14 17 (4.78%) C# Developer
14 17 (4.78%) Selenium Tester
15 15 (4.21%) QA Engineer
16 13 (3.65%) Automation Test Lead
16 13 (3.65%) Integration Engineer
17 12 (3.37%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (19.66%) .NET
2 65 (18.26%) Web Services
3 36 (10.11%) .NET Framework
4 31 (8.71%) ASP.NET
5 28 (7.87%) HTML
6 22 (6.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (5.90%) CSS
7 21 (5.90%) REST
8 18 (5.06%) SOAP
9 15 (4.21%) WPF
10 12 (3.37%) J2EE
10 12 (3.37%) Spring
11 11 (3.09%) JMS
12 9 (2.53%) jQuery
13 7 (1.97%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (1.97%) Ember.js
14 6 (1.69%) Velocity
14 6 (1.69%) WinForms
14 6 (1.69%) XML
15 5 (1.40%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 15 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.65%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.65%) Replication
4 11 (3.09%) Client/Server
4 11 (3.09%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.12%) User Experience
6 2 (0.56%) Fintech
6 2 (0.56%) iPad
7 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.28%) Animation
7 1 (0.28%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.28%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.28%) EPoS
7 1 (0.28%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.28%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.28%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 1 (0.28%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 60 (16.85%) Windows
2 26 (7.30%) Linux
3 9 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.97%) Android
5 5 (1.40%) Unix
6 2 (0.56%) Solaris
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (68.82%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (25.84%) Test Scripting
3 91 (25.56%) Software Testing
4 86 (24.16%) Manual Testing
5 79 (22.19%) Test Strategy
6 78 (21.91%) Scrum
7 66 (18.54%) TDD
8 58 (16.29%) Regression Testing
9 56 (15.73%) Unit Testing
10 54 (15.17%) BDD
11 51 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (12.08%) Performance Testing
13 39 (10.96%) Software Engineering
14 35 (9.83%) Test Planning
15 34 (9.55%) SDLC
16 32 (8.99%) OOP
17 29 (8.15%) E-Commerce
17 29 (8.15%) MVC
18 26 (7.30%) Integration Testing
18 26 (7.30%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 157 (44.10%) C#
2 110 (30.90%) SQL
3 100 (28.09%) Java
4 34 (9.55%) JavaScript
5 28 (7.87%) T-SQL
6 17 (4.78%) Ruby
7 15 (4.21%) Python
8 9 (2.53%) PHP
9 8 (2.25%) C
10 6 (1.69%) Perl
10 6 (1.69%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.40%) C++
12 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.28%) Delphi
14 1 (0.28%) F#
14 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 71 (19.94%) Degree
2 61 (17.13%) ISTQB
3 48 (13.48%) ISEB
4 26 (7.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (6.46%) Security Cleared
6 12 (3.37%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.28%) HND
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (24.16%) QA
2 7 (1.97%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.84%) Puppet
3 1 (0.28%) CloudForms
3 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) vRealize
Vendors
1 84 (23.60%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.02%) HP
3 9 (2.53%) Oracle
4 6 (1.69%) SAP
4 6 (1.69%) VMware
5 4 (1.12%) Telerik
5 4 (1.12%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.84%) Google
7 2 (0.56%) ATG
7 2 (0.56%) Dynatrace
7 2 (0.56%) F5
8 1 (0.28%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.28%) Borland
8 1 (0.28%) CA
8 1 (0.28%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.28%) Dell
8 1 (0.28%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.28%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.28%) Wind River
8 1 (0.28%) Zend
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Endeavour Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Remote Working
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Premier Media
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Salary: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits & Training
Posted: 14 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago