The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 55 56 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.25% 2.51% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 3.08% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 1
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +50.00%
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 Bracknell region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
339 389 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 85.61% 81.38% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 255 287 313
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,850 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £68,735
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell 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 Bracknell

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Bracknell

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 10 (90.91%) QA
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 8 (72.73%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Test Scripting
3 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
4 7 (63.64%) TestNG
4 7 (63.64%) Performance Testing
4 7 (63.64%) VB
4 7 (63.64%) JMeter
4 7 (63.64%) LoadRunner
5 6 (54.55%) DevOps
5 6 (54.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (54.55%) SDLC
5 6 (54.55%) Defect Management
5 6 (54.55%) Gatling
5 6 (54.55%) Open Source
5 6 (54.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (54.55%) Internet
5 6 (54.55%) Workflow
5 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 6 (54.55%) Firewall
5 6 (54.55%) CMS
5 6 (54.55%) .NET
5 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 6 (54.55%) Perl
5 6 (54.55%) VBScript
5 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (54.55%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) Internet
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 7 (63.64%) JMeter
2 7 (63.64%) LoadRunner
2 7 (63.64%) TestNG
3 6 (54.55%) Gatling
3 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) JUnit
5 1 (9.09%) NUnit
5 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Tester
2 7 (63.64%) Automation Tester
2 7 (63.64%) Selenium Tester
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Automation Tester
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Tester
3 6 (54.55%) Java Automation Tester
3 6 (54.55%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Software Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) Ajax
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) Test Scripting
3 7 (63.64%) Performance Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (54.55%) CRM
4 6 (54.55%) Defect Management
4 6 (54.55%) DevOps
4 6 (54.55%) Functional Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Kanban
4 6 (54.55%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Open Source
4 6 (54.55%) SDLC
4 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Workflow
4 6 (54.55%) Workflow Management
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
5 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) VB
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) VBScript
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
1 6 (54.55%) ISEB
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) QA