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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 75 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.17% - 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £26,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
492 363 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 82.00% 82.50% 85.23%
Number of salaries quoted 299 196 326
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £24,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) MFC
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) ODBC
3 2 (28.57%) VC++
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) MS Access
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) Assembly Language
3 2 (28.57%) OLE DB
3 2 (28.57%) InstallShield
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
1 1 (14.29%) Drupal
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
1 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MS Access
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) InstallShield
3 1 (14.29%) NUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Automated Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Writer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Communications Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Web Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Web Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Communications Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) MFC
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) ODBC
3 2 (28.57%) OLE DB
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Home Automation
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) VC++
2 2 (28.57%) Assembly Language
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GAMP
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VirtualBox
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle