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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TestNG
Rank 767 785 737
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -48
Permanent jobs citing TestNG 135 91 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.085% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.73% 0.56% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 120 80 138
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 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
18414 16196 16856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.09% 15.18% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 13782 14539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 +16 124 £47,500 -5.00% 6
South East +41 63 £47,500 -24.00% 1
London -71 32 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Hampshire +22 31 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Surrey +18 23 £57,500 -16.36%
Winchester - 20 £42,500 - 1
South West -12 18 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Bristol +2 10 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Aldershot - 10 £75,000 -
City of London +7 6 £80,000 +39.13% 1
Wiltshire - 6 £40,000 -
Swindon - 6 £40,000 -
East of England - 5 £35,000 -
Yorkshire -30 4 £35,000 - 1
East Sussex - 4 £37,500 -
Brighton - 4 £37,500 -
Cambridge - 3 £42,500 -
Guildford - 3 £62,500 -
Kent - 3 £37,500 -
Sittingbourne - 3 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire -32 2 £36,250 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £34,000 - 1
Devon - 2 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £43,750 -
South Shields - 2 £27,500 -
Exeter - 2 £45,000 - 1
Gateshead - 2 £27,500 -
Glasgow - 2 £67,500 -
Leeds - 2 £36,250 -

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 251 (93.31%) Java
2 189 (70.26%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (64.31%) JUnit
4 166 (61.71%) Selenium
5 135 (50.19%) Test Automation
6 108 (40.15%) WebDriver
7 94 (34.94%) Maven
8 88 (32.71%) Jenkins
9 83 (30.86%) SQL
10 81 (30.11%) Hibernate
11 77 (28.62%) Spring
12 72 (26.77%) QA
12 72 (26.77%) Continuous Integration
13 71 (26.39%) Mockito
14 64 (23.79%) Automated Testing
15 62 (23.05%) Degree
16 60 (22.30%) MVC
16 60 (22.30%) JavaScript
17 59 (21.93%) Groovy
18 58 (21.56%) DbUnit
18 58 (21.56%) TDD
19 57 (21.19%) HTML
20 56 (20.82%) GWT
21 53 (19.70%) Linux
22 51 (18.96%) Scrum
22 51 (18.96%) BDD
23 49 (18.22%) Software Testing
24 48 (17.84%) E-Commerce
25 47 (17.47%) Apache ServiceMix
25 47 (17.47%) Cucumber

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 47 (17.47%) Apache ServiceMix
2 16 (5.95%) Apache
3 8 (2.97%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.23%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.49%) Alfresco
5 4 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.12%) Confluence
7 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.74%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (2.23%) MS Office
2 3 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.60%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.23%) HTTP
2 5 (1.86%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.49%) Internet
4 1 (0.37%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.37%) NAS
4 1 (0.37%) FCoE
4 1 (0.37%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.43%) MySQL
1 20 (7.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.83%) MongoDB
3 9 (3.35%) DB2
4 6 (2.23%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.86%) Neo4j
5 5 (1.86%) Hazelcast
5 5 (1.86%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.49%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.12%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.12%) Big Data
8 2 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.74%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 173 (64.31%) JUnit
2 166 (61.71%) Selenium
3 108 (40.15%) WebDriver
4 94 (34.94%) Maven
5 88 (32.71%) Jenkins
6 71 (26.39%) Mockito
7 58 (21.56%) DbUnit
8 47 (17.47%) Cucumber
9 40 (14.87%) SoapUI
10 32 (11.90%) JMeter
11 31 (11.52%) Git (software)
12 23 (8.55%) Eclipse
13 15 (5.58%) Subversion
14 14 (5.20%) Behat
15 13 (4.83%) JIRA
15 13 (4.83%) Ant
16 11 (4.09%) NUnit
17 10 (3.72%) Hudson
18 9 (3.35%) QuickTest Pro
19 8 (2.97%) MSTest
General
1 38 (14.13%) Finance
2 35 (13.01%) Retail
3 19 (7.06%) Games
4 18 (6.69%) Marketing
4 18 (6.69%) Manufacturing
5 17 (6.32%) Banking
6 7 (2.60%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.86%) Publishing
7 5 (1.86%) Legal
8 4 (1.49%) Electronics
8 4 (1.49%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.12%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 122 (45.35%) Developer
2 97 (36.06%) Java Developer
3 46 (17.10%) Analyst
4 41 (15.24%) Test Analyst
5 32 (11.90%) Tester
5 32 (11.90%) Automation Test Analyst
5 32 (11.90%) Automation Analyst
6 25 (9.29%) Test Team Leader
6 25 (9.29%) Team Leader
6 25 (9.29%) QA Engineer
7 21 (7.81%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 20 (7.43%) Test Engineer
9 17 (6.32%) Senior Developer
9 17 (6.32%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (5.20%) Automation Engineer
11 13 (4.83%) Automation Tester
11 13 (4.83%) Senior Tester
12 9 (3.35%) QA Automation Engineer
13 8 (2.97%) Senior QA Engineer
13 8 (2.97%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (30.11%) Hibernate
2 77 (28.62%) Spring
3 57 (21.19%) HTML
4 56 (20.82%) GWT
5 46 (17.10%) CSS
6 36 (13.38%) Web Services
7 30 (11.15%) Apache Camel
8 28 (10.41%) XML
9 27 (10.04%) RESTful
10 25 (9.29%) Guice
11 18 (6.69%) JSP
11 18 (6.69%) JSF
12 17 (6.32%) REST
13 16 (5.95%) SOAP
14 15 (5.58%) CSS3
14 15 (5.58%) HTML5
15 14 (5.20%) Gherkin
15 14 (5.20%) LESS
16 13 (4.83%) Flash
17 12 (4.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.78%) Computer Science
2 28 (10.41%) Open Source
3 21 (7.81%) N-Tier
4 16 (5.95%) Client/Server
5 15 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (5.20%) User Experience
7 9 (3.35%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.49%) DTV
8 4 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.12%) Swaptions
9 3 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.74%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.37%) Xbox
11 1 (0.37%) Tandem
11 1 (0.37%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 53 (19.70%) Linux
2 43 (15.99%) Windows
3 36 (13.38%) UNIX
4 14 (5.20%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.97%) Android
6 6 (2.23%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.86%) Solaris
7 5 (1.86%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (70.26%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (50.19%) Test Automation
3 72 (26.77%) Continuous Integration
4 64 (23.79%) Automated Testing
5 60 (22.30%) MVC
6 58 (21.56%) TDD
7 51 (18.96%) Scrum
7 51 (18.96%) BDD
8 49 (18.22%) Software Testing
9 48 (17.84%) E-Commerce
10 46 (17.10%) Test Scripting
11 38 (14.13%) Manual Testing
12 34 (12.64%) Unit Testing
13 30 (11.15%) Test Management
13 30 (11.15%) Mentoring
14 27 (10.04%) Performance Testing
15 23 (8.55%) Software Engineering
16 22 (8.18%) SOA
17 19 (7.06%) OO
18 17 (6.32%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 251 (93.31%) Java
2 83 (30.86%) SQL
3 60 (22.30%) JavaScript
4 59 (21.93%) Groovy
5 32 (11.90%) Python
6 22 (8.18%) C#
7 18 (6.69%) Perl
8 16 (5.95%) ActionScript
9 14 (5.20%) PHP
10 11 (4.09%) ActionScript 3.0
11 10 (3.72%) Scala
12 9 (3.35%) Ruby
13 7 (2.60%) HQL
14 6 (2.23%) C++
15 5 (1.86%) Lua
15 5 (1.86%) C
16 4 (1.49%) VBScript
16 4 (1.49%) VB
17 3 (1.12%) Shell Script
17 3 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 62 (23.05%) Degree
2 30 (11.15%) ISEB
3 26 (9.67%) ISTQB
4 20 (7.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (2.23%) CISSP
6 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (26.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (5.95%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (10.41%) Google
2 25 (9.29%) Atomikos
3 18 (6.69%) HP
4 17 (6.32%) Oracle
5 14 (5.20%) Facebook
6 13 (4.83%) JBoss
7 6 (2.23%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.86%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.86%) Terracotta
9 4 (1.49%) SAP
10 3 (1.12%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.37%) AccuRev
11 1 (0.37%) Palantir
11 1 (0.37%) Lumesse
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