The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 102 126 115
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 27 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.53% 0.74% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.88% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 29
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £41,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1566 1931 1979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 88.73% 83.88% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1404 1373
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Reading region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Reading

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Reading region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 33 (63.46%) SQL
2 30 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (50.00%) C#
5 25 (48.08%) Java
6 24 (46.15%) HTML
7 21 (40.38%) SOA
8 20 (38.46%) Linux
8 20 (38.46%) .NET
9 19 (36.54%) Subversion
10 18 (34.62%) Degree
10 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
11 16 (30.77%) CSS
11 16 (30.77%) XML
11 16 (30.77%) Open Source
12 15 (28.85%) Git (software)
13 14 (26.92%) AngularJS
13 14 (26.92%) Oracle
13 14 (26.92%) JIRA
13 14 (26.92%) TDD
14 13 (25.00%) Bugzilla
14 13 (25.00%) JSON
14 13 (25.00%) .NET Framework
14 13 (25.00%) Big Data
14 13 (25.00%) User Stories
14 13 (25.00%) Trac
14 13 (25.00%) Selenium
14 13 (25.00%) Hadoop
15 12 (23.08%) Memory Management
15 12 (23.08%) HTTP

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 11 (21.15%) Apache
2 10 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (15.38%) IIS
3 8 (15.38%) nginx
3 8 (15.38%) OpenStack
4 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Office
2 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.69%) InfoPath
4 3 (5.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (15.38%) IaaS
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (15.38%) PaaS
2 5 (9.62%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) HTTP
2 8 (15.38%) IPv4
3 3 (5.77%) Internet
3 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.00%) Big Data
2 13 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 11 (21.15%) MongoDB
4 10 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (19.23%) Redis
4 10 (19.23%) Riak
5 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
6 5 (9.62%) GIS
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Subversion
2 15 (28.85%) Git (software)
3 14 (26.92%) JIRA
4 13 (25.00%) Bugzilla
4 13 (25.00%) Selenium
4 13 (25.00%) Trac
5 11 (21.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
7 7 (13.46%) WebDriver
8 4 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
9 3 (5.77%) eggPlant
10 2 (3.85%) HP UFT
10 2 (3.85%) JBehave
10 2 (3.85%) Ranorex
10 2 (3.85%) Rational Functional Tester
10 2 (3.85%) RSpec
11 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
11 1 (1.92%) TestComplete
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Italian Language
3 3 (5.77%) Marketing
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Games
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (53.85%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) Senior Developer
3 9 (17.31%) .NET Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Consultant
5 7 (13.46%) Junior
5 7 (13.46%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (13.46%) Tester
6 6 (11.54%) Software Tester
7 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.62%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Junior Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) HTML
2 20 (38.46%) .NET
3 16 (30.77%) CSS
3 16 (30.77%) XML
4 14 (26.92%) AngularJS
5 13 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 13 (25.00%) JSON
6 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
7 10 (19.23%) jQuery
7 10 (19.23%) Kafka
8 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (17.31%) HTML5
8 9 (17.31%) WCF
9 8 (15.38%) REST
9 8 (15.38%) RESTful
9 8 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (15.38%) Web Services
9 8 (15.38%) WebSockets
10 5 (9.62%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Computer Science
1 9 (17.31%) N-Tier
2 8 (15.38%) PKI
3 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.77%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.92%) EPoS
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) SOA
3 16 (30.77%) Open Source
4 14 (26.92%) TDD
5 13 (25.00%) User Stories
6 12 (23.08%) Memory Management
7 11 (21.15%) High Availability
7 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
8 10 (19.23%) Logistics
8 10 (19.23%) MVC
9 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
9 9 (17.31%) Software Testing
10 8 (15.38%) Defensive Programming
11 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (13.46%) Software Architecture
12 6 (11.54%) Functional Testing
12 6 (11.54%) Manual Testing
12 6 (11.54%) OO
12 6 (11.54%) OOP
12 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (63.46%) SQL
2 30 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 26 (50.00%) C#
4 25 (48.08%) Java
5 12 (23.08%) Python
6 9 (17.31%) VB.NET
7 8 (15.38%) Bash Shell
8 6 (11.54%) C++
9 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL
9 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
10 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
11 3 (5.77%) Scala
12 1 (1.92%) R
12 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Degree
2 10 (19.23%) SC Cleared
2 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.85%) ISEB
4 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) HDFS
2 8 (15.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (15.38%) Docker
2 8 (15.38%) KVM
2 8 (15.38%) VirtualBox
2 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) Ambari
1 10 (19.23%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (15.38%) Kibana
3 5 (9.62%) Ansible
3 5 (9.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle
2 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 8 (15.38%) VMware
4 5 (9.62%) Google
4 5 (9.62%) SaltStack
5 4 (7.69%) DevExpress
5 4 (7.69%) Telerik
6 3 (5.77%) HP
7 2 (3.85%) Capita
7 2 (3.85%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago