The first table below looks at the demand for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Newbury region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 54 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.42% 0.63% 5.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.86% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 27
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £33,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £41,500 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
348 232 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 72.80% 73.65% 69.64%
Number of salaries quoted 218 219 287
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Automation
Berkshire

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) TestNG
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Newbury Marlborough Swindon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £30-34,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago