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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 165 178 178
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 56 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.02% 0.80% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.04% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55 30 31
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £39,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £68,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
4459 4325 3932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.52% 77.29% 75.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3229 3152 3021
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +19 30 £49,000 +15.29% 3
Newbury +11 6 £42,500 -
Slough +9 6 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Bracknell - 6 £57,500 - 4
Maidenhead -4 2 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Windsor -13 1 £40,000 -
Hungerford - 1 £42,500 - 1
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 55 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (40.59%) QA
3 35 (34.65%) .NET
4 34 (33.66%) SQL
5 31 (30.69%) C#
6 29 (28.71%) Selenium
7 27 (26.73%) Scrum
8 26 (25.74%) Java
9 23 (22.77%) Finance
9 23 (22.77%) TDD
10 21 (20.79%) Software Testing
11 19 (18.81%) JavaScript
11 19 (18.81%) Manual Testing
12 17 (16.83%) Unit Testing
12 17 (16.83%) BDD
12 17 (16.83%) XML
13 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
13 16 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (14.85%) E-Commerce
14 15 (14.85%) Windows
14 15 (14.85%) HTML
15 14 (13.86%) Software Engineering
15 14 (13.86%) WebDriver
16 13 (12.87%) Git (software)
16 13 (12.87%) Test Automation
16 13 (12.87%) Mobile App
16 13 (12.87%) MySQL
16 13 (12.87%) Web Services
16 13 (12.87%) CSS
17 11 (10.89%) SQL Server

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.94%) Confluence
2 5 (4.95%) IIS
3 2 (1.98%) Apache
3 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) SNMP
1 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.99%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) MySQL
2 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.94%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.94%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.98%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 29 (28.71%) Selenium
2 14 (13.86%) WebDriver
3 13 (12.87%) Git (software)
4 9 (8.91%) JIRA
5 8 (7.92%) Visual Studio
6 7 (6.93%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (5.94%) Cucumber
7 6 (5.94%) Zephyr
8 5 (4.95%) SoapUI
8 5 (4.95%) PHPUnit
9 4 (3.96%) JBehave
10 3 (2.97%) TestComplete
10 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.98%) AnthillPro
11 2 (1.98%) NUnit
11 2 (1.98%) Subversion
11 2 (1.98%) JMeter
11 2 (1.98%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.98%) Robotium
General
1 23 (22.77%) Finance
2 9 (8.91%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.93%) Advertising
4 4 (3.96%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.97%) Banking
6 2 (1.98%) Marketing
6 2 (1.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (32.67%) Developer
2 31 (30.69%) Tester
3 16 (15.84%) Analyst
3 16 (15.84%) Test Analyst
4 15 (14.85%) Java Developer
5 13 (12.87%) Software Tester
6 11 (10.89%) Senior Developer
6 11 (10.89%) Automation Tester
7 9 (8.91%) Test Manager
7 9 (8.91%) Senior Tester
8 8 (7.92%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.94%) QA Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Junior Tester
9 6 (5.94%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Junior
9 6 (5.94%) Quality Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Agile Test Analyst
9 6 (5.94%) Junior Software Tester
10 5 (4.95%) PHP Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (34.65%) .NET
2 17 (16.83%) XML
3 15 (14.85%) HTML
4 13 (12.87%) CSS
4 13 (12.87%) Web Services
5 8 (7.92%) Gherkin
6 7 (6.93%) XSLT
7 6 (5.94%) JSP
7 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET
7 6 (5.94%) WCF
8 5 (4.95%) Symfony
8 5 (4.95%) Alternative PHP Cache
9 4 (3.96%) jQuery
9 4 (3.96%) Silverlight
9 4 (3.96%) JSTL
9 4 (3.96%) LESS
9 4 (3.96%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (3.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.87%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.94%) Wiki
4 4 (3.96%) Open Source
4 4 (3.96%) Social Media
4 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.97%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.97%) iSeries
6 2 (1.98%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.98%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.98%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.85%) Windows
2 9 (8.91%) Linux
2 9 (8.91%) UNIX
3 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.98%) VMS
4 2 (1.98%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.98%) Android
4 2 (1.98%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.73%) Scrum
3 23 (22.77%) TDD
4 21 (20.79%) Software Testing
5 19 (18.81%) Manual Testing
6 17 (16.83%) Unit Testing
6 17 (16.83%) BDD
7 15 (14.85%) E-Commerce
8 14 (13.86%) Software Engineering
9 13 (12.87%) Test Automation
10 11 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (10.89%) Regression Testing
10 11 (10.89%) Validation
11 10 (9.90%) OO
11 10 (9.90%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (9.90%) Automation Testing
12 9 (8.91%) User Stories
13 8 (7.92%) Waterfall
13 8 (7.92%) Test Management
13 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 34 (33.66%) SQL
2 31 (30.69%) C#
3 26 (25.74%) Java
4 19 (18.81%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.91%) Ruby
6 7 (6.93%) C
7 5 (4.95%) PHP
7 5 (4.95%) Python
8 4 (3.96%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.96%) XPath
8 4 (3.96%) Groovy
8 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.96%) VBScript
8 4 (3.96%) VB
9 3 (2.97%) RPG
10 2 (1.98%) XQuery
10 2 (1.98%) Perl
10 2 (1.98%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) ISEB
2 8 (7.92%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.95%) Degree
4 3 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.99%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (40.59%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Firmware
2 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.90%) Oracle
3 4 (3.96%) Remedy
4 3 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.99%) HP
5 1 (0.99%) Google
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus = Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Big Company Bens
Posted: 18 days ago