The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 32 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 17 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 6.30% 2.73% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.94% 3.10% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 5
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
245 323 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 90.74% 88.25% 75.43%
Number of salaries quoted 220 252 179
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

The demand trend of job ads across the Newbury region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Newbury

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Newbury

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newbury region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) Java
3 18 (81.82%) MongoDB
4 17 (77.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (72.73%) Linux
6 15 (68.18%) JSON
6 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (63.64%) SaaS
8 13 (59.09%) AngularJS
8 13 (59.09%) QA
8 13 (59.09%) Scrum
8 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
9 12 (54.55%) Selenium
10 11 (50.00%) Manual Testing
11 10 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (45.45%) Automated Testing
11 10 (45.45%) MySQL
11 10 (45.45%) Oracle
11 10 (45.45%) XML
11 10 (45.45%) WebDriver
11 10 (45.45%) NoSQL
11 10 (45.45%) Waterfall
11 10 (45.45%) Presales
12 9 (40.91%) User Stories
12 9 (40.91%) JIRA
12 9 (40.91%) Wiki
12 9 (40.91%) Spring
13 8 (36.36%) SOAP
13 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
13 8 (36.36%) User Experience

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) MongoDB
2 10 (45.45%) MySQL
2 10 (45.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Selenium
2 10 (45.45%) WebDriver
3 9 (40.91%) JIRA
4 7 (31.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
5 3 (13.64%) Zephyr
6 2 (9.09%) Ranorex
7 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
7 1 (4.55%) JMeter
7 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
7 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Electronics
3 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 4 (18.18%) Marketing
4 3 (13.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) QA Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Java Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Quality Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Web Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (18.18%) QA Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) QA Automation Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Test Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Automation Tester
6 3 (13.64%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 3 (13.64%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) JSON
2 13 (59.09%) AngularJS
3 10 (45.45%) XML
4 9 (40.91%) Spring
5 8 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (36.36%) SOAP
5 8 (36.36%) Spring Boot
6 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (31.82%) React
6 7 (31.82%) RESTful
6 7 (31.82%) Web Services
7 6 (27.27%) Apache Camel
8 5 (22.73%) REST
9 3 (13.64%) Gherkin
10 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Wiki
2 8 (36.36%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (59.09%) Scrum
5 11 (50.00%) Manual Testing
6 10 (45.45%) Automated Testing
6 10 (45.45%) Presales
6 10 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (45.45%) Waterfall
7 9 (40.91%) User Stories
8 8 (36.36%) Microservices
9 5 (22.73%) API Design
9 5 (22.73%) TDD
10 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
11 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
11 3 (13.64%) BDD
12 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
12 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Sun