The table below looks at the statistics for TestNG skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestNG over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TestNG
Rank 745 793 733
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -60
Permanent jobs citing TestNG 154 80 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.075% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.82% 0.49% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 137 69 134
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.07% +13.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18734 16222 17027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.10% 15.25% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15523 13820 14720
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

TestNG
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TestNG within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

TestNG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TestNG
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TestNG within the UK.

TestNG Salary Trend in the UK

TestNG
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestNG over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

TestNG Salary Histogram in the UK

TestNG
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestNG within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 149 £47,500 -5.00% 10
South East +42 68 £47,500 -30.90% 1
London -11 54 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Hampshire - 32 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +15 27 £57,500 -16.36%
South West -4 17 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Winchester - 17 £42,500 - 1
Aldershot - 12 £46,250 -
Bristol +2 10 £57,500 +27.77% 1
City of London -1 9 £62,500 +13.63% 4
Wiltshire - 7 £40,000 -
Swindon - 7 £40,000 -
Guildford - 5 £62,500 -
East of England - 5 £35,000 - 1
Brighton - 4 £37,500 -
East Sussex - 4 £37,500 -
Yorkshire -42 3 £35,000 - 2
Kent - 3 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Cambridge - 3 £42,500 - 1
Sittingbourne - 3 £45,000 -
Tyne and Wear -1 2 £27,500 +1.85%
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 2 £27,500 +1.85%
North East -5 2 £27,500 +1.85%
Berkshire - 2 £43,750 -
North Shields - 2 £27,500 -
South Shields - 2 £27,500 -
Gateshead - 2 £27,500 -
Farnborough - 2 £52,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £34,000 - 1

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing TestNG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TestNG.

1 250 (94.70%) Java
2 174 (65.91%) JUnit
3 158 (59.85%) Selenium
4 128 (48.48%) Test Automation
5 105 (39.77%) WebDriver
6 88 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 87 (32.95%) Maven
7 87 (32.95%) Jenkins
8 84 (31.82%) SQL
9 79 (29.92%) Continuous Integration
10 77 (29.17%) Hibernate
11 76 (28.79%) Spring
11 76 (28.79%) QA
12 69 (26.14%) Mockito
13 67 (25.38%) JavaScript
14 62 (23.48%) HTML
14 62 (23.48%) Automated Testing
15 61 (23.11%) Degree
16 59 (22.35%) MVC
17 58 (21.97%) TDD
18 56 (21.21%) DbUnit
19 54 (20.45%) Groovy
20 51 (19.32%) GWT
21 49 (18.56%) Scrum
21 49 (18.56%) Linux
22 48 (18.18%) CSS
22 48 (18.18%) Software Testing
22 48 (18.18%) BDD
23 47 (17.80%) Cucumber
23 47 (17.80%) E-Commerce

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing TestNG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TestNG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (15.91%) Apache ServiceMix
2 14 (5.30%) Apache
3 7 (2.65%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.89%) Alfresco
4 5 (1.89%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.52%) Confluence
6 2 (0.76%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (2.27%) MS Office
2 2 (0.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.27%) HTTP
1 6 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (0.38%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.38%) NAS
3 1 (0.38%) FCoE
3 1 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.95%) MySQL
2 19 (7.20%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.03%) DB2
5 7 (2.65%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.65%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.27%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.89%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.52%) Hazelcast
8 4 (1.52%) Neo4j
8 4 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.76%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 174 (65.91%) JUnit
2 158 (59.85%) Selenium
3 105 (39.77%) WebDriver
4 87 (32.95%) Maven
4 87 (32.95%) Jenkins
5 69 (26.14%) Mockito
6 56 (21.21%) DbUnit
7 47 (17.80%) Cucumber
8 37 (14.02%) SoapUI
9 31 (11.74%) Git (software)
10 30 (11.36%) JMeter
11 20 (7.58%) Eclipse
12 16 (6.06%) Behat
13 14 (5.30%) Subversion
13 14 (5.30%) JIRA
14 10 (3.79%) Hudson
14 10 (3.79%) Ant
14 10 (3.79%) NUnit
15 9 (3.41%) QuickTest Pro
16 8 (3.03%) Calabash
General
1 36 (13.64%) Finance
2 31 (11.74%) Retail
3 22 (8.33%) Games
4 18 (6.82%) Manufacturing
5 16 (6.06%) Banking
6 13 (4.92%) Marketing
7 7 (2.65%) Publishing
7 7 (2.65%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.89%) Legal
9 4 (1.52%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.76%) Electronics
10 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.76%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 122 (46.21%) Developer
2 93 (35.23%) Java Developer
3 48 (18.18%) Analyst
4 43 (16.29%) Test Analyst
5 33 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 33 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
6 32 (12.12%) Tester
7 24 (9.09%) QA Engineer
8 21 (7.95%) Test Team Leader
8 21 (7.95%) Team Leader
8 21 (7.95%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 20 (7.58%) Test Engineer
9 20 (7.58%) Senior Developer
10 19 (7.20%) Senior Java Developer
11 13 (4.92%) Senior Tester
12 12 (4.55%) Automation Tester
12 12 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
13 9 (3.41%) QA Automation Engineer
14 8 (3.03%) QA Tester
15 7 (2.65%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (29.17%) Hibernate
2 76 (28.79%) Spring
3 62 (23.48%) HTML
4 51 (19.32%) GWT
5 48 (18.18%) CSS
6 36 (13.64%) Web Services
7 29 (10.98%) XML
8 27 (10.23%) Apache Camel
9 23 (8.71%) Guice
9 23 (8.71%) RESTful
10 19 (7.20%) JSP
11 18 (6.82%) JSF
12 17 (6.44%) HTML5
12 17 (6.44%) REST
12 17 (6.44%) CSS3
13 16 (6.06%) Gherkin
13 16 (6.06%) LESS
13 16 (6.06%) SOAP
14 15 (5.68%) Flash
14 15 (5.68%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.36%) Open Source
2 28 (10.61%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.44%) N-Tier
4 13 (4.92%) Client/Server
5 9 (3.41%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.14%) Swaptions
7 3 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.76%) DTV
9 1 (0.38%) Tandem
9 1 (0.38%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.38%) Online Games
9 1 (0.38%) iPad
9 1 (0.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 49 (18.56%) Linux
2 38 (14.39%) Windows
3 34 (12.88%) UNIX
4 13 (4.92%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.41%) Android
6 7 (2.65%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.89%) Solaris
8 4 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (48.48%) Test Automation
2 88 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (29.92%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (23.48%) Automated Testing
5 59 (22.35%) MVC
6 58 (21.97%) TDD
7 49 (18.56%) Scrum
8 48 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 48 (18.18%) BDD
9 47 (17.80%) E-Commerce
10 45 (17.05%) Test Scripting
11 36 (13.64%) Manual Testing
12 29 (10.98%) Unit Testing
13 27 (10.23%) Software Engineering
14 26 (9.85%) Test Management
15 25 (9.47%) Performance Testing
15 25 (9.47%) SOA
16 19 (7.20%) OO
16 19 (7.20%) Kanban
17 13 (4.92%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 250 (94.70%) Java
2 84 (31.82%) SQL
3 67 (25.38%) JavaScript
4 54 (20.45%) Groovy
5 32 (12.12%) Python
6 18 (6.82%) C#
7 17 (6.44%) PHP
7 17 (6.44%) ActionScript
8 16 (6.06%) Perl
9 13 (4.92%) ActionScript 3.0
10 11 (4.17%) Scala
11 10 (3.79%) HQL
12 8 (3.03%) C++
13 6 (2.27%) C
13 6 (2.27%) Ruby
14 4 (1.52%) Lua
14 4 (1.52%) VBScript
14 4 (1.52%) VB
15 3 (1.14%) XPath
15 3 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (23.11%) Degree
2 29 (10.98%) ISEB
3 25 (9.47%) ISTQB
4 20 (7.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (2.27%) CISSP
6 2 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (28.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (9.09%) Google
2 23 (8.71%) Atomikos
3 18 (6.82%) Oracle
4 16 (6.06%) Facebook
5 15 (5.68%) HP
6 11 (4.17%) JBoss
7 6 (2.27%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.89%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.52%) Terracotta
10 3 (1.14%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.14%) AccuRev
11 2 (0.76%) SAP
12 1 (0.38%) Palantir
12 1 (0.38%) Lumesse
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