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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 32 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.16% 3.98% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 4.55% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 16
Median salary £33,750 £72,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-53.44% +70.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £39,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
145 198 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 83.82% 87.61% 87.40%
Number of salaries quoted 124 184 256
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
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 17 January 2017.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Newbury

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Java
3 12 (75.00%) Scrum
3 12 (75.00%) JSON
3 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 12 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (68.75%) SaaS
4 11 (68.75%) Linux
5 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
6 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
7 8 (50.00%) User Stories
7 8 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (50.00%) Selenium
8 7 (43.75%) Spring
8 7 (43.75%) User Experience
8 7 (43.75%) Microservices
8 7 (43.75%) Spring Boot
9 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
9 6 (37.50%) MySQL
9 6 (37.50%) XML
9 6 (37.50%) QA
10 5 (31.25%) Wiki
10 5 (31.25%) JIRA
10 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
10 5 (31.25%) TDD
10 5 (31.25%) Oracle
10 5 (31.25%) API Design
10 5 (31.25%) Docker
10 5 (31.25%) Jenkins

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 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (37.50%) MySQL
3 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
3 4 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
4 2 (12.50%) Ranorex
4 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.25%) Hudson
5 1 (6.25%) JMeter
5 1 (6.25%) JUnit
5 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
5 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 1 (6.25%) Subversion
5 1 (6.25%) TestNG
5 1 (6.25%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Full Stack Developer
2 5 (31.25%) QA Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) QA Automation Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) JSON
2 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
3 8 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 7 (43.75%) Spring Boot
5 6 (37.50%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) Apache Camel
6 5 (31.25%) REST
7 4 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (25.00%) React
7 4 (25.00%) RESTful
7 4 (25.00%) SOAP
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 1 (6.25%) CSS
8 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
8 1 (6.25%) HTML
8 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) User Experience
2 5 (31.25%) Wiki
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (75.00%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) User Stories
4 7 (43.75%) Microservices
5 5 (31.25%) API Design
5 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Manual Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Presales
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.25%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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