Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 12 13
Rank change year-on-year -17 +1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 19 61 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 9.13% 21.33% 21.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.05% 22.85% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 59 73
Winchester median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% -18.89% +28.57%
10th Percentile £21,150 £27,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £46,300 £57,500 £53,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

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 Winchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Winchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 189 267 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 90.87% 93.36% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 183 238 277
Winchester median annual salary £35,000 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.68% -8.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,375 £53,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% -4.71%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Winchester

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Winchester

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Winchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Winchester over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Winchester

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Winchester region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 12 (63.16%) Software Testing
1 12 (63.16%) Selenium
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
4 8 (42.11%) QA
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 6 (31.58%) C#
6 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
7 5 (26.32%) Ruby
7 5 (26.32%) Perl
7 5 (26.32%) Python
7 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
8 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
8 4 (21.05%) BDD
8 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.79%) .NET
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.79%) TDD
9 3 (15.79%) JIRA
9 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
9 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
9 3 (15.79%) Web Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (10.53%) User Experience
10 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (10.53%) CSS3

Test Automation
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 2 (10.53%) CMS
1 2 (10.53%) MODX
1 2 (10.53%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
2 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
3 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
4 2 (10.53%) NUnit
4 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
4 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.26%) Ranorex
5 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Software Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Tester
4 3 (15.79%) QA Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) QA Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Software Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Software QA Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) CSS3
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) LAMP
2 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (10.53%) e-Learning
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Software Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 4 (21.05%) BDD
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) Web Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Content Management
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Information Management
7 2 (10.53%) Product Management
7 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) System Testing
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
8 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 5 (26.32%) Python
4 5 (26.32%) Ruby
5 2 (10.53%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Atlassian