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 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 34 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 21 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 5.72% 0.27% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.02% 0.32% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 8
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% -
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 Newbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
299 308 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 81.47% 81.70% 76.84%
Number of salaries quoted 258 218 252
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Newbury

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 27 (77.14%) SQL
2 22 (62.86%) Java
2 22 (62.86%) Finance
3 18 (51.43%) HTML
3 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
3 18 (51.43%) CSS
3 18 (51.43%) UNIX
4 17 (48.57%) Unit Testing
5 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (37.14%) QA
7 10 (28.57%) Advertising
8 9 (25.71%) Windows
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
8 9 (25.71%) Regression Testing
8 9 (25.71%) Manufacturing
8 9 (25.71%) Validation
8 9 (25.71%) Banking
9 8 (22.86%) JSP
9 8 (22.86%) Remedy
9 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
9 8 (22.86%) JSTL
10 6 (17.14%) Manual Testing
11 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 5 (14.29%) Degree
11 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
12 4 (11.43%) Linux
12 4 (11.43%) QuickTest Pro
12 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
12 4 (11.43%) Scrum
12 4 (11.43%) Open Source

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (5.71%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
1 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Selenium
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
2 2 (5.71%) Zephyr
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Advertising
3 9 (25.71%) Banking
3 9 (25.71%) Manufacturing
4 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
1 18 (51.43%) Java Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Graduate
2 13 (37.14%) Tester
3 11 (31.43%) Junior
4 8 (22.86%) Software Tester
4 8 (22.86%) Graduate Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Graduate Java Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Junior Software Tester
5 6 (17.14%) Junior Tester
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Junior Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Tester
8 2 (5.71%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) QA Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Quality Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) HTML
1 18 (51.43%) CSS
2 8 (22.86%) JSP
2 8 (22.86%) JSTL
3 2 (5.71%) Gherkin
3 2 (5.71%) XML
3 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Open Source
3 2 (5.71%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) UNIX
2 9 (25.71%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Unit Testing
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Regression Testing
3 9 (25.71%) Validation
4 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Manual Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.43%) BDD
7 4 (11.43%) Scrum
8 2 (5.71%) TDD
8 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Test Management
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.71%) ATDD
8 2 (5.71%) People Management
8 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) SQL
2 22 (62.86%) Java
3 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Remedy
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
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