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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 84 130 126
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 18 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.48% 0.82% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 0.93% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 21
Median salary £40,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £38,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
1030 1829 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.56% 87.81% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 775 1459 1381
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
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 25 February 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) Java
3 15 (62.50%) Selenium
4 14 (58.33%) SQL
5 13 (54.17%) QA
6 12 (50.00%) Finance
7 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
7 11 (45.83%) JMeter
7 11 (45.83%) WebDriver
7 11 (45.83%) Test Strategy
8 10 (41.67%) Automation Testing
8 10 (41.67%) Gatling
8 10 (41.67%) Financial Institution
8 10 (41.67%) Oracle
8 10 (41.67%) Security Testing
9 9 (37.50%) Linux
10 8 (33.33%) Scrum
11 7 (29.17%) JIRA
12 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 6 (25.00%) BDD
12 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
13 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
13 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
13 5 (20.83%) Open Source
13 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
13 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
13 5 (20.83%) Big Data
13 5 (20.83%) Jenkins

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 (16.67%) Apache
1 4 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (16.67%) nginx
1 4 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.67%) IaaS
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) HTTP
2 4 (16.67%) IPv4
3 1 (4.17%) ICMP
3 1 (4.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Big Data
1 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
2 4 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.67%) Redis
2 4 (16.67%) Riak
3 2 (8.33%) InfluxDB
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Selenium
2 11 (45.83%) JMeter
2 11 (45.83%) WebDriver
3 10 (41.67%) Gatling
4 7 (29.17%) JIRA
5 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (20.83%) Bugzilla
6 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
6 5 (20.83%) Subversion
6 5 (20.83%) Trac
7 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
8 1 (4.17%) Gradle
8 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) QA Automation Engineer
1 10 (41.67%) QA Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Tester
3 8 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 8 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
3 8 (33.33%) QA Tester
4 6 (25.00%) Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Open Source Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Junior
8 2 (8.33%) Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Junior Software Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
9 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Manual Test Analyst
9 1 (4.17%) Python Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (16.67%) JSON
2 4 (16.67%) Kafka
2 4 (16.67%) REST
2 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (16.67%) WebSockets
2 4 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) EDI
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) PKI
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) CentOS
4 1 (4.17%) Debian
4 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
2 11 (45.83%) Test Strategy
3 10 (41.67%) Automation Testing
3 10 (41.67%) Security Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) BDD
6 5 (20.83%) Open Source
6 5 (20.83%) Open Source Development
6 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.83%) User Stories
7 4 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (16.67%) Defensive Programming
7 4 (16.67%) High Availability
7 4 (16.67%) Logistics
7 4 (16.67%) Memory Management
7 4 (16.67%) SOA
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
8 2 (8.33%) OO
8 2 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
4 5 (20.83%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (16.67%) Docker
1 4 (16.67%) HDFS
1 4 (16.67%) KVM
1 4 (16.67%) VirtualBox
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Ambari
1 4 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
1 4 (16.67%) Kibana
2 2 (8.33%) Grafana
3 1 (4.17%) Ansible
3 1 (4.17%) SELinux
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
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