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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 113 128 116
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 10 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.60% 0.67% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.80% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 18
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £40,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £55,000
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
1468 1870 2095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 88.22% 83.78% 83.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1484 1412
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 September 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 22 (64.71%) SQL
2 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 19 (55.88%) C#
4 17 (50.00%) Degree
5 15 (44.12%) QA
6 13 (38.24%) HTML
7 12 (35.29%) Java
7 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 11 (32.35%) .NET
8 11 (32.35%) CSS
8 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (29.41%) Selenium
9 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 9 (26.47%) MS Office
10 9 (26.47%) Finance
10 9 (26.47%) Subversion
10 9 (26.47%) Software Testing
11 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
11 8 (23.53%) High Availability
12 7 (20.59%) WebDriver
12 7 (20.59%) Software Architecture
12 7 (20.59%) Memory Management
12 7 (20.59%) Automation Testing
12 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
12 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
12 7 (20.59%) Oracle
12 7 (20.59%) Web Services
12 7 (20.59%) Linux
12 7 (20.59%) Python
12 7 (20.59%) MS Excel

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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (8.82%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) nginx
2 3 (8.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Office
2 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
3 4 (11.76%) InfoPath
4 3 (8.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Google Apps
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) IaaS
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) HTTP
2 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 3 (8.82%) IPv4
2 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
3 5 (14.71%) Big Data
3 5 (14.71%) GIS
4 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 3 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
5 3 (8.82%) Redis
5 3 (8.82%) Riak
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Selenium
2 9 (26.47%) Subversion
3 7 (20.59%) WebDriver
4 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
4 5 (14.71%) JIRA
5 4 (11.76%) Bugzilla
5 4 (11.76%) HP UFT
5 4 (11.76%) Ranorex
5 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
6 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
6 3 (8.82%) Trac
7 2 (5.88%) eggPlant
7 2 (5.88%) JBehave
7 2 (5.88%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (5.88%) RSpec
7 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
8 1 (2.94%) Selenium IDE
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Italian Language
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Games
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Tester
3 8 (23.53%) Software Tester
4 7 (20.59%) Consultant
4 7 (20.59%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (17.65%) Junior
6 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Junior Consultant
6 5 (14.71%) Junior Technical Consultant
7 4 (11.76%) Automation Tester
7 4 (11.76%) Manual Tester
7 4 (11.76%) QA Tester
7 4 (11.76%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Architect
8 3 (8.82%) Programmer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior Programmer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Architect
8 3 (8.82%) Software Architect
8 3 (8.82%) Software Programmer
8 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) HTML
2 11 (32.35%) .NET
2 11 (32.35%) CSS
3 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
3 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (14.71%) jQuery
5 5 (14.71%) WCF
6 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (11.76%) Entity Framework
6 4 (11.76%) HTML5
6 4 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (11.76%) LINQ
6 4 (11.76%) LINQ to SQL
6 4 (11.76%) Silverlight
7 3 (8.82%) JSON
7 3 (8.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
3 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.76%) N-Tier
4 3 (8.82%) Driving Licence
4 3 (8.82%) PKI
5 2 (5.88%) Fintech
6 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Software Testing
3 8 (23.53%) High Availability
4 7 (20.59%) Automation Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Memory Management
4 7 (20.59%) SOA
4 7 (20.59%) Software Architecture
5 6 (17.65%) Functional Testing
5 6 (17.65%) OOP
5 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
6 5 (14.71%) CAD
6 5 (14.71%) Image Processing
6 5 (14.71%) Logistics
6 5 (14.71%) MVC
7 4 (11.76%) OO
7 4 (11.76%) UML
7 4 (11.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) SQL
2 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 19 (55.88%) C#
4 12 (35.29%) Java
5 7 (20.59%) Python
5 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
6 5 (14.71%) C++
6 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
6 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
1 3 (8.82%) HDFS
1 3 (8.82%) KVM
1 3 (8.82%) VirtualBox
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Ansible
1 5 (14.71%) Puppet
2 3 (8.82%) Ambari
2 3 (8.82%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (8.82%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) Google
3 5 (14.71%) SaltStack
4 4 (11.76%) DevExpress
4 4 (11.76%) Telerik
5 3 (8.82%) HP
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.82%) VMware
6 2 (5.88%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) Capita