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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 43 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 13 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.64% 1.58% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.50% 2.00% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 8
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
289 350 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 80.95% 79.01% 81.29%
Number of salaries quoted 226 223 239
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 27 February 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Newbury

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (69.70%) SQL
2 20 (60.61%) Java
3 17 (51.52%) Finance
4 15 (45.45%) QA
5 14 (42.42%) Unit Testing
5 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
5 14 (42.42%) CSS
5 14 (42.42%) HTML
5 14 (42.42%) UNIX
6 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (30.30%) Advertising
8 9 (27.27%) Validation
8 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
8 9 (27.27%) Regression Testing
8 9 (27.27%) Windows
8 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 9 (27.27%) Manual Testing
9 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
10 7 (21.21%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (18.18%) Wiki
11 6 (18.18%) Selenium
11 6 (18.18%) SaaS
11 6 (18.18%) Confluence
11 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
11 6 (18.18%) BDD
11 6 (18.18%) MongoDB
11 6 (18.18%) NoSQL
11 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (18.18%) Gherkin
11 6 (18.18%) Zephyr

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (18.18%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
1 6 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 6 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) JIRA
1 6 (18.18%) Selenium
1 6 (18.18%) WebDriver
1 6 (18.18%) Zephyr
2 3 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Advertising
3 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
1 14 (42.42%) Java Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Tester
3 8 (24.24%) Graduate
3 8 (24.24%) Software Tester
3 8 (24.24%) Graduate Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Graduate Java Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Junior Software Tester
4 6 (18.18%) QA Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Junior Tester
4 6 (18.18%) Quality Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Junior
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) HTML
1 14 (42.42%) CSS
2 6 (18.18%) XML
2 6 (18.18%) Gherkin
3 4 (12.12%) JSTL
3 4 (12.12%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Wiki
2 3 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) UNIX
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Unit Testing
2 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Regression Testing
3 9 (27.27%) Validation
3 9 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
5 7 (21.21%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 6 (18.18%) BDD
6 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (18.18%) Scrum
7 1 (3.03%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.03%) Stochastic Modelling
7 1 (3.03%) Migration
7 1 (3.03%) System Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) SQL
2 20 (60.61%) Java
3 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Remedy