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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 104 126 118
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 29 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.67% 1.19% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.41% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 23
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 £28,750 £41,250 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,674 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.01% +19.06%
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
1554 1912 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 89.31% 84.08% 81.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1245 1318 1336
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 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £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 25 May 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 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 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) SQL
3 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
4 22 (47.83%) Java
5 21 (45.65%) HTML
5 21 (45.65%) C#
5 21 (45.65%) SOA
6 19 (41.30%) Linux
7 17 (36.96%) Subversion
8 16 (34.78%) XML
8 16 (34.78%) .NET
8 16 (34.78%) Open Source
9 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
9 14 (30.43%) AngularJS
9 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 14 (30.43%) TDD
9 14 (30.43%) JIRA
10 13 (28.26%) JSON
10 13 (28.26%) Selenium
10 13 (28.26%) CSS
10 13 (28.26%) Bugzilla
10 13 (28.26%) Big Data
10 13 (28.26%) User Stories
10 13 (28.26%) Trac
10 13 (28.26%) Hadoop
11 12 (26.09%) Oracle
12 11 (23.91%) HTTP
12 11 (23.91%) Apache
12 11 (23.91%) Python
12 11 (23.91%) Degree

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 (23.91%) Apache
2 10 (21.74%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (17.39%) nginx
3 8 (17.39%) OpenStack
4 5 (10.87%) IIS
4 5 (10.87%) Node.js
5 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 6 (13.04%) MS Office
2 3 (6.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (17.39%) IaaS
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (17.39%) PaaS
2 3 (6.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) HTTP
2 8 (17.39%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.26%) Big Data
2 13 (28.26%) Hadoop
3 11 (23.91%) MongoDB
4 10 (21.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (21.74%) Redis
4 10 (21.74%) Riak
5 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (6.52%) GIS
8 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Subversion
2 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 14 (30.43%) JIRA
3 13 (28.26%) Bugzilla
3 13 (28.26%) Selenium
3 13 (28.26%) Trac
4 10 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
6 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
7 6 (13.04%) WebDriver
8 3 (6.52%) eggPlant
8 3 (6.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
9 2 (4.35%) SpecFlow
9 2 (4.35%) TestComplete
10 1 (2.17%) JBehave
10 1 (2.17%) MSTest
10 1 (2.17%) Rational Functional Tester
10 1 (2.17%) RSpec
10 1 (2.17%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
1 4 (8.70%) Marketing
2 3 (6.52%) Italian Language
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Senior Developer
3 8 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Software Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Tester
5 5 (10.87%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (10.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (10.87%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.87%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Hadoop Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) HTML
2 16 (34.78%) .NET
2 16 (34.78%) XML
3 14 (30.43%) AngularJS
4 13 (28.26%) CSS
4 13 (28.26%) JSON
5 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 10 (21.74%) Kafka
6 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
6 9 (19.57%) jQuery
7 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (17.39%) HTML5
7 8 (17.39%) REST
7 8 (17.39%) RESTful
7 8 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (17.39%) WCF
7 8 (17.39%) WebSockets
8 6 (13.04%) Web Services
9 5 (10.87%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) N-Tier
1 8 (17.39%) PKI
2 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.35%) EPoS
5 2 (4.35%) User Experience
6 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Linux
2 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) SOA
3 16 (34.78%) Open Source
4 14 (30.43%) TDD
5 13 (28.26%) User Stories
6 11 (23.91%) Memory Management
6 11 (23.91%) Test Automation
7 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 9 (19.57%) Logistics
8 9 (19.57%) MVC
9 8 (17.39%) Defensive Programming
9 8 (17.39%) High Availability
10 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (13.04%) OO
10 6 (13.04%) Software Testing
10 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
11 5 (10.87%) Manual Testing
11 5 (10.87%) MVVM
11 5 (10.87%) SOLID
11 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) SQL
2 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
3 22 (47.83%) Java
4 21 (45.65%) C#
5 11 (23.91%) Python
6 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
6 8 (17.39%) VB.NET
7 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.70%) C++
9 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
9 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
9 3 (6.52%) Scala
10 1 (2.17%) R
10 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Degree
2 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
2 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) ISEB
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) HDFS
2 8 (17.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (17.39%) Docker
2 8 (17.39%) KVM
2 8 (17.39%) VirtualBox
2 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Ambari
1 10 (21.74%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (17.39%) Kibana
3 3 (6.52%) Ansible
3 3 (6.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
2 8 (17.39%) VMware
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.52%) Capita
4 3 (6.52%) DevExpress
4 3 (6.52%) Google
4 3 (6.52%) SaltStack
4 3 (6.52%) Telerik
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) IBM
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