The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 44 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.43% 1.26% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.70% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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 Newbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
300 353 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 85.96% 74.32% 81.17%
Number of salaries quoted 186 204 324
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Newbury

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) Wiki
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
4 3 (42.86%) SaaS
4 3 (42.86%) Confluence
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) HBase
5 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
5 2 (28.57%) Gherkin

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (42.86%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) GSM
1 2 (28.57%) UMTS
1 2 (28.57%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) HBase
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) JIRA
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
3 2 (28.57%) Zephyr
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) QA Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Wiki
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
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Posted: 4 days ago
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