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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 39 48 68
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +20
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 16 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.98% 1.41% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.08% 1.62% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 6
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +21.98%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
263 308 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 81.93% 87.01% 84.13%
Number of salaries quoted 208 217 217
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £65,000 £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 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
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 25 September 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 32 (96.97%) QA
2 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (81.82%) Selenium
3 27 (81.82%) SDLC
4 25 (75.76%) Scrum
4 25 (75.76%) Java
5 24 (72.73%) Test Scripting
5 24 (72.73%) Test Automation
6 23 (69.70%) Open Source
6 23 (69.70%) Performance Testing
6 23 (69.70%) TestNG
6 23 (69.70%) ISEB
6 23 (69.70%) LoadRunner
6 23 (69.70%) JavaScript
6 23 (69.70%) HTML
6 23 (69.70%) VB
6 23 (69.70%) JMeter
6 23 (69.70%) Finance
7 22 (66.67%) Workflow
7 22 (66.67%) Firewall
7 22 (66.67%) Degree
7 22 (66.67%) CMS
7 22 (66.67%) Workflow Management
7 22 (66.67%) Ajax
7 22 (66.67%) Software Testing
7 22 (66.67%) .NET
7 22 (66.67%) Visual Studio
7 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
7 22 (66.67%) VBScript
7 22 (66.67%) Perl

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 22 (66.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (66.67%) DNS
1 22 (66.67%) Firewall
1 22 (66.67%) Internet
1 22 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 27 (81.82%) Selenium
2 23 (69.70%) JMeter
2 23 (69.70%) LoadRunner
2 23 (69.70%) TestNG
3 22 (66.67%) Gatling
3 22 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.03%) JUnit
5 1 (3.03%) NUnit
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium IDE
General
1 23 (69.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Tester
2 23 (69.70%) Automation Tester
2 23 (69.70%) Selenium Tester
2 23 (69.70%) Senior Automation Tester
2 23 (69.70%) Senior Tester
3 22 (66.67%) Java Automation Tester
3 22 (66.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 5 (15.15%) QA Leader
4 5 (15.15%) QA Manager
4 5 (15.15%) QA Team Leader
4 5 (15.15%) Software Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Software QA Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Software Team Leader
4 5 (15.15%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) HTML
2 22 (66.67%) .NET
2 22 (66.67%) Ajax
2 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) JSON
3 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (81.82%) SDLC
3 25 (75.76%) Scrum
4 24 (72.73%) Test Automation
4 24 (72.73%) Test Scripting
5 23 (69.70%) Open Source
5 23 (69.70%) Performance Testing
6 22 (66.67%) Agile Testing
6 22 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (66.67%) CRM
6 22 (66.67%) Defect Management
6 22 (66.67%) DevOps
6 22 (66.67%) Functional Testing
6 22 (66.67%) Kanban
6 22 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 22 (66.67%) Software Testing
6 22 (66.67%) Workflow
6 22 (66.67%) Workflow Management
7 6 (18.18%) Regression Testing
8 5 (15.15%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) Java
2 23 (69.70%) JavaScript
2 23 (69.70%) VB
3 22 (66.67%) Perl
3 22 (66.67%) VBScript
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) ISEB
2 22 (66.67%) Degree
2 22 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (96.97%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle