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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 66 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.33% 0.19% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.25% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 10
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £34,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Automated Testing
Berkshire

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
437 396 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 83.24% 77.04% 75.20%
Number of salaries quoted 228 232 286
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) VirtualBox
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Home Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
1 1 (12.50%) Drupal
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
1 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MS Access
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (12.50%) NUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Automated Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Communications Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Web Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Communications Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) MFC
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) ODBC
3 2 (25.00%) OLE DB
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
1 2 (25.00%) Home Automation
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
1 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) VC++
3 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle