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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 45 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.73% 0.92% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.29% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -
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
219 311 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 79.93% 71.49% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 169 197 224
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 10 (66.67%) Java
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) QA
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Wiki
4 6 (40.00%) Selenium
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) MySQL
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) XML
4 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (40.00%) SaaS
4 6 (40.00%) Confluence
4 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (40.00%) BDD
4 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (40.00%) Gherkin
4 6 (40.00%) Zephyr
4 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (40.00%) JIRA
5 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
5 4 (26.67%) Validation
5 4 (26.67%) UNIX
5 4 (26.67%) Windows

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 6 (40.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
1 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JIRA
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
1 6 (40.00%) WebDriver
1 6 (40.00%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Quality Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Software Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) XML
1 6 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 4 (26.67%) JSTL
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) UNIX
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (40.00%) BDD
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Stochastic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Remedy