The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 20 55
Rank change year-on-year -1 +35  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 13 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 11.61% 12.17% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.75% 14.84% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 7
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% +61.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  

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 Winchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Winchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 102 155 229
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 91.07% 82.01% 81.49%
Number of salaries quoted 94 141 217
Median salary £35,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.45% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 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 in Winchester.

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Winchester

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Winchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Winchester over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Automated Testing in Winchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) TDD
3 10 (62.50%) BDD
4 9 (56.25%) Test Strategy
5 8 (50.00%) SpecFlow
5 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (50.00%) SDLC
5 8 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (50.00%) C#
6 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
6 7 (43.75%) MVC
6 7 (43.75%) .NET
6 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
6 7 (43.75%) NUnit
6 7 (43.75%) QA
6 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
6 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
7 6 (37.50%) Time Management
7 6 (37.50%) V-Model
7 6 (37.50%) Release Management
7 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (37.50%) Performance Testing
7 6 (37.50%) Document Management
7 6 (37.50%) Windows
7 6 (37.50%) Replication
7 6 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (37.50%) Regression Testing
7 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management

Automated Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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 3 (18.75%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Big Data
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 7 (43.75%) NUnit
3 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (18.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (18.75%) Selenium
5 2 (12.50%) JIRA
6 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Software Developer
3 6 (37.50%) QA Tester
3 6 (37.50%) Tester
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Developer in Test
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) CSS3
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) REST
3 3 (18.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Replication
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) BDD
2 10 (62.50%) TDD
3 9 (56.25%) Test Strategy
4 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (50.00%) SDLC
4 8 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 7 (43.75%) MVC
5 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
6 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
6 6 (37.50%) Document Management
6 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Performance Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Release Management
6 6 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (37.50%) Time Management
6 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (37.50%) V-Model
6 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
2 6 (37.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Remedy
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Remote Working
Posted: 2 days ago