The first table below looks at the demand for the Automation Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Tester
Rank 219 220 213
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 7 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.056% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.060% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 16
Average salary £35,000 £36,875 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.08% -7.81%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Automation Tester
South East

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Berkshire

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Automation Tester
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 3 £35,000 -
Reading -1 1 £45,000 +33.33%
Bracknell - 1 £50,000 -
Automation Tester
South East

Automation Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title.

1 9 (81.82%) ISEB
2 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
3 7 (63.64%) Selenium
3 7 (63.64%) Automation Testing
4 6 (54.55%) QA
5 5 (45.45%) PHP
5 5 (45.45%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Drupal
6 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Publishing
7 2 (18.18%) LAMP
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 2 (18.18%) Behat
7 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
7 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
8 1 (9.09%) Black-Box Testing
8 1 (9.09%) TestNG
8 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (9.09%) SaaS
8 1 (9.09%) JIRA
8 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 1 (9.09%) TDD
8 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 1 (9.09%) .NET

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
3 2 (18.18%) Behat
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) TestNG
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) LAMP
1 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Automation Testing
2 5 (45.45%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) ISEB
2 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) NFS