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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 114 123 132
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 32 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.69% 1.16% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.37% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 16
Median salary £41,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.95% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,100 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
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
1666 2045 1953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 87.82% 84.57% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1363 1335 1434
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £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 4 May 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (52.50%) Java
3 20 (50.00%) SOA
4 19 (47.50%) SQL
5 17 (42.50%) Linux
6 16 (40.00%) XML
6 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 16 (40.00%) Open Source
7 15 (37.50%) HTML
8 14 (35.00%) C#
8 14 (35.00%) JIRA
8 14 (35.00%) AngularJS
9 13 (32.50%) Big Data
9 13 (32.50%) User Stories
9 13 (32.50%) Trac
9 13 (32.50%) Selenium
9 13 (32.50%) JSON
9 13 (32.50%) TDD
9 13 (32.50%) Subversion
9 13 (32.50%) Hadoop
9 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
9 13 (32.50%) .NET
9 13 (32.50%) Bugzilla
10 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
11 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
11 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
11 11 (27.50%) Apache
11 11 (27.50%) MongoDB
12 10 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (25.00%) Kafka

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 (27.50%) Apache
2 10 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (20.00%) nginx
3 8 (20.00%) OpenStack
4 5 (12.50%) IIS
4 5 (12.50%) Node.js
5 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (20.00%) IaaS
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) HTTP
2 8 (20.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) Big Data
1 13 (32.50%) Hadoop
2 11 (27.50%) MongoDB
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
3 10 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (25.00%) Redis
3 10 (25.00%) Riak
4 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) JIRA
2 13 (32.50%) Bugzilla
2 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
2 13 (32.50%) Selenium
2 13 (32.50%) Subversion
2 13 (32.50%) Trac
3 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.00%) eggPlant
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (5.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.00%) TestComplete
7 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.50%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.50%) MSTest
General
1 4 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) XML
2 15 (37.50%) HTML
3 14 (35.00%) AngularJS
4 13 (32.50%) .NET
4 13 (32.50%) JSON
5 10 (25.00%) Kafka
6 8 (20.00%) REST
6 8 (20.00%) RESTful
6 8 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (20.00%) WebSockets
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
7 7 (17.50%) CSS
7 7 (17.50%) J2EE
8 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (15.00%) jQuery
9 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (12.50%) Raphaël
9 5 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) PKI
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.50%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.00%) EPoS
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) SOA
3 16 (40.00%) Open Source
4 13 (32.50%) TDD
4 13 (32.50%) User Stories
5 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
7 8 (20.00%) Defensive Programming
7 8 (20.00%) High Availability
7 8 (20.00%) Logistics
7 8 (20.00%) Memory Management
8 6 (15.00%) MVC
8 6 (15.00%) Scrum
8 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
8 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (12.50%) Manual Testing
9 5 (12.50%) MVVM
9 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 5 (12.50%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) Java
2 19 (47.50%) SQL
3 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (35.00%) C#
5 9 (22.50%) Python
6 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 3 (7.50%) Scala
9 1 (2.50%) C++
9 1 (2.50%) R
9 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) HDFS
2 8 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (20.00%) Docker
2 8 (20.00%) KVM
2 8 (20.00%) VirtualBox
2 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Ambari
1 10 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (20.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle
2 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Capita
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago