Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentford with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Hounslow > Brentford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 21 23
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentford 7.14% 3.66% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.37% 4.41% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 5
Brentford median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +92.31% -22.62%
Hounslow median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +20.48% -2.35%

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Brentford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 95 68 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentford 96.94% 82.93% 71.32%
Number of salaries quoted 84 64 87
Brentford median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -18.18%
10th Percentile £35,750 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £64,625 £71,250 £82,500
Hounslow median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -9.52%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentford

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brentford.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Brentford

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Brentford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation in Brentford.

Salary trend for Test Automation in Brentford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Brentford region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 4 (57.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (57.14%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (57.14%) OO
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Selenium
4 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 4 (57.14%) Time Management
4 4 (57.14%) V-Model
4 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
4 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
4 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (57.14%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (42.86%) REST
5 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (42.86%) WCF
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) .NET
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) XML

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentford 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 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (14.29%) Couchbase
2 1 (14.29%) CouchDB
2 1 (14.29%) Event Store
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) RavenDB
2 1 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) MSBuild
4 1 (14.29%) JSUnit
4 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Test Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior BizTalk Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Sitecore Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSD
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Durandal
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) LESS
4 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
4 1 (14.29%) Reactive Extensions
4 1 (14.29%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Blog
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
2 4 (57.14%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) V-Model
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore