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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 145 179 177
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -2
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 39 52 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.09% 0.98% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.14% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 44
Median salary £37,500 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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
3072 4558 4620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.57% 86.00% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2341 3699 3269
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 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
Reading +47 15 £51,500 -19.21%
Hungerford - 7 £30,000 - 1
Newbury +4 5 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Maidenhead -1 4 £50,000 -28.57%
Slough - 3 £37,500 - 1
Bracknell +3 1 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Windsor 0 1 - -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 57 (80.28%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (63.38%) Java
3 41 (57.75%) QA
4 39 (54.93%) Selenium
5 33 (46.48%) Test Scripting
6 31 (43.66%) SQL
7 23 (32.39%) Finance
8 22 (30.99%) JMeter
8 22 (30.99%) Test Automation
9 21 (29.58%) Manual Testing
9 21 (29.58%) Scrum
10 19 (26.76%) Degree
10 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
11 18 (25.35%) Linux
11 18 (25.35%) JIRA
12 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (23.94%) Functional Testing
13 16 (22.54%) Non-Functional Testing
13 16 (22.54%) WebDriver
13 16 (22.54%) OO
14 15 (21.13%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (21.13%) Docker
15 14 (19.72%) Automation Testing
15 14 (19.72%) Open Source
15 14 (19.72%) HTML
15 14 (19.72%) Gatling
16 13 (18.31%) .NET
16 13 (18.31%) Oracle
16 13 (18.31%) Kanban
17 12 (16.90%) Waterfall

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 6 (8.45%) Apache
1 6 (8.45%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (8.45%) CMS
1 6 (8.45%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (8.45%) nginx
1 6 (8.45%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.45%) IaaS
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.45%) PaaS
3 3 (4.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) DNS
1 7 (9.86%) Firewall
1 7 (9.86%) HTTP
1 7 (9.86%) Internet
1 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.45%) IPv4
3 1 (1.41%) ICMP
3 1 (1.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) MongoDB
2 8 (11.27%) Big Data
3 7 (9.86%) Hadoop
3 7 (9.86%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (8.45%) Redis
4 6 (8.45%) Riak
5 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.63%) MySQL
7 2 (2.82%) InfluxDB
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (54.93%) Selenium
2 22 (30.99%) JMeter
3 18 (25.35%) JIRA
4 16 (22.54%) WebDriver
5 14 (19.72%) Gatling
6 10 (14.08%) Git (software)
6 10 (14.08%) Jenkins
7 8 (11.27%) LoadRunner
7 8 (11.27%) TestNG
7 8 (11.27%) Visual Studio
8 7 (9.86%) Bugzilla
8 7 (9.86%) Subversion
8 7 (9.86%) Trac
9 3 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (4.23%) Gradle
9 3 (4.23%) JUnit
9 3 (4.23%) NUnit
10 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.82%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.41%) HP UFT
General
1 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Financial Institution
3 6 (8.45%) Back Office
4 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.63%) Banking
6 2 (2.82%) Automotive
6 2 (2.82%) Marketing
7 1 (1.41%) Electronics
7 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) QA Engineer
2 19 (26.76%) Tester
3 17 (23.94%) Analyst
3 17 (23.94%) Test Analyst
4 16 (22.54%) Developer
5 15 (21.13%) Automation Tester
6 12 (16.90%) QA Automation Engineer
6 12 (16.90%) Test Engineer
7 9 (12.68%) QA Tester
8 8 (11.27%) QA Analyst
8 8 (11.27%) QA Test Analyst
8 8 (11.27%) QA Test Engineer
8 8 (11.27%) Selenium Tester
9 7 (9.86%) Open Source Developer
9 7 (9.86%) QA Automation Tester
9 7 (9.86%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 7 (9.86%) Senior Automation Tester
9 7 (9.86%) Senior Tester
10 6 (8.45%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (8.45%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) HTML
2 13 (18.31%) .NET
3 12 (16.90%) XML
4 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET
4 11 (15.49%) JSON
4 11 (15.49%) Spring
5 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
6 8 (11.27%) REST
7 7 (9.86%) Ajax
8 6 (8.45%) Akka
8 6 (8.45%) Java EE
8 6 (8.45%) Kafka
8 6 (8.45%) Node.js
8 6 (8.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (8.45%) WebSockets
9 5 (7.04%) Web Services
10 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.23%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (4.23%) React
10 3 (4.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
1 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (8.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 6 (8.45%) PKI
2 4 (5.63%) Wiki
3 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Linux
2 9 (12.68%) Unix
3 7 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.23%) Windows
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
5 1 (1.41%) Debian
5 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (80.28%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (46.48%) Test Scripting
3 22 (30.99%) Test Automation
4 21 (29.58%) Manual Testing
4 21 (29.58%) Scrum
5 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (23.94%) Functional Testing
6 16 (22.54%) Non-Functional Testing
6 16 (22.54%) OO
7 14 (19.72%) Automation Testing
7 14 (19.72%) Open Source
8 13 (18.31%) Kanban
9 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
9 12 (16.90%) TDD
9 12 (16.90%) Test Strategy
9 12 (16.90%) Waterfall
10 11 (15.49%) Microservices
10 11 (15.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (14.08%) Performance Testing
11 10 (14.08%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (63.38%) Java
2 31 (43.66%) SQL
3 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.49%) Groovy
5 9 (12.68%) Perl
5 9 (12.68%) Python
5 9 (12.68%) Scala
6 8 (11.27%) C#
6 8 (11.27%) VB
7 7 (9.86%) Bash Shell
8 6 (8.45%) VBScript
9 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.41%) C++
11 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
2 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) ISEB
3 6 (8.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.23%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (57.75%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) SDET
System Software
1 15 (21.13%) Docker
2 6 (8.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (8.45%) HDFS
2 6 (8.45%) KVM
2 6 (8.45%) VirtualBox
2 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Ambari
1 6 (8.45%) Hadoop YARN
1 6 (8.45%) Kibana
2 2 (2.82%) Grafana
3 1 (1.41%) Ansible
3 1 (1.41%) SELinux
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Oracle
2 6 (8.45%) hybris
2 6 (8.45%) Red Hat
2 6 (8.45%) VMware
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.23%) SAP
5 2 (2.82%) Concur
6 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
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The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, life cover plus others
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pension, life cover plus others
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension,
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago