Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for TestNG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TestNG over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TestNG
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 173 214
Rank change year-on-year -6 +41 -24
Permanent jobs citing TestNG 20 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.51% 0.60% 0.041%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.70% 3.28% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 4
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +15.63%
10th Percentile £44,500 £39,375 £41,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £67,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -28.57% +75.00%

TestNG is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 540 702 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.75% 18.39% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 411 597 590
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £30,250 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

TestNG
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing TestNG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for TestNG in Birmingham

TestNG
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for TestNG in Birmingham

TestNG
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TestNG in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for TestNG in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing TestNG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for TestNG.

1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) JUnit
3 15 (75.00%) Selenium
3 15 (75.00%) WebDriver
4 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
5 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 9 (45.00%) Scrum
6 9 (45.00%) Maven
6 9 (45.00%) Java
6 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (35.00%) Defect Tracking
8 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
8 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
9 6 (30.00%) MySQL
9 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
9 6 (30.00%) QA
10 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 5 (25.00%) Degree
10 5 (25.00%) Security Testing
10 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (25.00%) TDD
10 5 (25.00%) Oracle
10 5 (25.00%) Financial Institution
10 5 (25.00%) MVC
10 5 (25.00%) Finance
10 5 (25.00%) BDD
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

TestNG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (20.00%) Confluence
2 3 (15.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Pig
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (20.00%) BrowserStack
2 4 (20.00%) GitHub
3 2 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (10.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) Bigtable
3 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (10.00%) Flink
3 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (10.00%) HBase
3 2 (10.00%) Impala
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.00%) OLAP
3 2 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (10.00%) Pentaho
3 2 (10.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 16 (80.00%) JUnit
2 15 (75.00%) Selenium
2 15 (75.00%) WebDriver
3 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (45.00%) Maven
5 5 (25.00%) Bitbucket
5 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (20.00%) Appium
6 4 (20.00%) JIRA
6 4 (20.00%) Robot Framework
6 4 (20.00%) Robotium
6 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (15.00%) Subversion
8 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
8 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
1 5 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Development Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Test Development Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Hadoop Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (5.00%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (15.00%) EJB
2 3 (15.00%) EJB 3.0
2 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) Java EE
2 3 (15.00%) JMS
2 3 (15.00%) JPA
2 3 (15.00%) MyFaces
2 3 (15.00%) RESTful
2 3 (15.00%) Spring
2 3 (15.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) XSLT
3 2 (10.00%) Akka
3 2 (10.00%) Lucene
3 2 (10.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (10.00%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (10.00%) Fintech
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) Defect Tracking
4 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
4 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (25.00%) BDD
6 5 (25.00%) Collateral Management
6 5 (25.00%) MVC
6 5 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
7 4 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Pair Programming
8 3 (15.00%) SDET
9 2 (10.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) XPath
4 3 (15.00%) Java 8
5 2 (10.00%) Scala
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) ISEB
3 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (10.00%) PhD
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (10.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (10.00%) Tableau
3 2 (10.00%) Vertica