The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 164 168 182
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 45 55 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.05% 1.06% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.24% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 50
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £34,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3757 4426 4812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.88% 85.10% 82.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2912 3440 3205
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Berkshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bracknell +11 14 £45,000 +4.65%
Newbury +7 10 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Reading +7 10 £37,500 -16.66%
Maidenhead -9 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Wokingham -9 1 £40,000 -6.97%
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 66 (64.71%) QA
2 65 (63.73%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (58.82%) Java
4 55 (53.92%) JavaScript
5 54 (52.94%) Selenium
6 47 (46.08%) Degree
7 46 (45.10%) Test Automation
8 41 (40.20%) HTML
9 40 (39.22%) Finance
10 38 (37.25%) .NET
11 36 (35.29%) Test Scripting
12 35 (34.31%) Performance Testing
13 34 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (33.33%) Functional Testing
13 34 (33.33%) Scrum
14 33 (32.35%) ASP.NET
14 33 (32.35%) SQL
14 33 (32.35%) Software Testing
15 31 (30.39%) Open Source
16 29 (28.43%) SDLC
17 28 (27.45%) TestNG
17 28 (27.45%) Perl
17 28 (27.45%) Workflow
18 27 (26.47%) VB
18 27 (26.47%) Internet
18 27 (26.47%) TCP/IP
19 26 (25.49%) LoadRunner
19 26 (25.49%) Visual Studio
19 26 (25.49%) JMeter
19 26 (25.49%) Ajax

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 22 (21.57%) CMS
2 5 (4.90%) Apache
2 5 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.90%) nginx
2 5 (4.90%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.94%) Confluence
4 3 (2.94%) IIS
5 2 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 13 (12.75%) MS Office
2 11 (10.78%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.92%) InfoPath
3 4 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.88%) SaaS
3 5 (4.90%) Google Apps
3 5 (4.90%) IaaS
3 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (26.47%) Internet
1 27 (26.47%) TCP/IP
2 24 (23.53%) DNS
2 24 (23.53%) Firewall
3 9 (8.82%) HTTP
4 5 (4.90%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.69%) MongoDB
2 13 (12.75%) NoSQL
3 11 (10.78%) SQL Server
4 10 (9.80%) MySQL
5 8 (7.84%) Big Data
6 7 (6.86%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.88%) Hadoop
8 5 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (4.90%) GIS
8 5 (4.90%) Redis
8 5 (4.90%) Riak
9 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (52.94%) Selenium
2 28 (27.45%) TestNG
3 26 (25.49%) JMeter
3 26 (25.49%) LoadRunner
3 26 (25.49%) Visual Studio
4 24 (23.53%) Gatling
4 24 (23.53%) JIRA
5 19 (18.63%) WebDriver
6 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
6 12 (11.76%) Subversion
7 9 (8.82%) Git (software)
8 7 (6.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (6.86%) Bugzilla
9 6 (5.88%) JUnit
9 6 (5.88%) Trac
10 5 (4.90%) Zephyr
11 4 (3.92%) HP UFT
11 4 (3.92%) NUnit
11 4 (3.92%) Ranorex
11 4 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 40 (39.22%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Italian Language
2 5 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.94%) Electronics
3 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.94%) Marketing
4 2 (1.96%) Automotive
4 2 (1.96%) Back Office
4 2 (1.96%) Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Games
4 2 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (40.20%) Tester
2 32 (31.37%) Automation Tester
3 26 (25.49%) Selenium Tester
4 25 (24.51%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 24 (23.53%) Senior Automation Tester
5 24 (23.53%) Senior Tester
6 22 (21.57%) Java Automation Tester
7 18 (17.65%) Developer
8 13 (12.75%) QA Engineer
9 12 (11.76%) Software Tester
10 11 (10.78%) Analyst
10 11 (10.78%) Test Analyst
11 10 (9.80%) Test Engineer
12 8 (7.84%) Automation Test Analyst
12 8 (7.84%) QA Leader
12 8 (7.84%) QA Tester
13 7 (6.86%) Consultant
13 7 (6.86%) Java Engineer
13 7 (6.86%) Manual Tester
13 7 (6.86%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (40.20%) HTML
2 38 (37.25%) .NET
3 33 (32.35%) ASP.NET
4 26 (25.49%) Ajax
5 17 (16.67%) XML
6 15 (14.71%) Web Services
7 13 (12.75%) AngularJS
7 13 (12.75%) CSS
7 13 (12.75%) JSON
8 11 (10.78%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (7.84%) .NET Framework
10 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (6.86%) React
10 7 (6.86%) RESTful
10 7 (6.86%) SOAP
11 6 (5.88%) Spring
12 5 (4.90%) jQuery
12 5 (4.90%) REST
12 5 (4.90%) WCF
12 5 (4.90%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.80%) Wiki
3 6 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.90%) PKI
5 4 (3.92%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.92%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.92%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.94%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.94%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.94%) Fintech
7 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.65%) Linux
2 7 (6.86%) Windows
3 5 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.92%) Unix
5 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (63.73%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (45.10%) Test Automation
3 36 (35.29%) Test Scripting
4 35 (34.31%) Performance Testing
5 34 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 34 (33.33%) Scrum
6 33 (32.35%) Software Testing
7 31 (30.39%) Open Source
8 29 (28.43%) SDLC
9 28 (27.45%) Workflow
10 26 (25.49%) Defect Management
10 26 (25.49%) DevOps
11 24 (23.53%) Kanban
11 24 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
11 24 (23.53%) Workflow Management
12 23 (22.55%) CRM
12 23 (22.55%) Manual Testing
13 22 (21.57%) Agile Testing
14 12 (11.76%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (58.82%) Java
2 55 (53.92%) JavaScript
3 33 (32.35%) SQL
4 28 (27.45%) Perl
5 27 (26.47%) VB
6 25 (24.51%) C#
7 23 (22.55%) VBScript
8 13 (12.75%) Python
9 9 (8.82%) PL/SQL
10 7 (6.86%) C++
10 7 (6.86%) VB.NET
11 6 (5.88%) Bash Shell
11 6 (5.88%) Groovy
12 5 (4.90%) PowerShell
12 5 (4.90%) Scala
13 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (46.08%) Degree
2 24 (23.53%) ISEB
3 22 (21.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.92%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (64.71%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (9.80%) Docker
2 5 (4.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (4.90%) HDFS
2 5 (4.90%) KVM
2 5 (4.90%) VirtualBox
2 5 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) Ambari
1 5 (4.90%) Ansible
1 5 (4.90%) Hadoop YARN
1 5 (4.90%) Kibana
1 5 (4.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (21.57%) Oracle
2 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.90%) Google
3 5 (4.90%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.90%) SaltStack
3 5 (4.90%) VMware
4 4 (3.92%) DevExpress
4 4 (3.92%) Telerik
5 3 (2.94%) HP
5 3 (2.94%) SAP
6 2 (1.96%) hybris
6 2 (1.96%) IBM
7 1 (0.98%) Capita
7 1 (0.98%) Concur
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago