Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TestNG
UK > England
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 860 848 838
Rank change year-on-year -12 -10 +142
Permanent jobs citing TestNG 299 328 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.88% 0.96% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 232 271 384
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £37,625 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £86,250 £76,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 34,000 34,294 34,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.68% 20.39% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27,795 28,670 30,399
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

TestNG
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for TestNG in England

TestNG
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for TestNG in England

TestNG
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TestNG in England over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for TestNG in England

TestNG
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestNG within the England region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -59 126 £55,000 -15.38% 15
South West +33 85 £57,500 +43.75% 6
North of England +15 41 £52,500 +27.27% 5
South East -22 27 £42,250 -26.52% 7
North West +28 22 £48,750 +18.18% 4
West Midlands +14 20 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Midlands -19 20 £52,500 +50.00% 1
North East - 11 £36,000 -
Yorkshire +13 8 £52,500 +27.27% 1
TestNG
UK

For the 6 months to 15 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 England region with a requirement for TestNG.

1 267 (89.30%) Java
2 258 (86.29%) JUnit
3 239 (79.93%) Agile Software Development
4 209 (69.90%) Selenium
5 204 (68.23%) Test Automation
6 185 (61.87%) SQL
7 181 (60.54%) JavaScript
8 155 (51.84%) HTML
9 138 (46.15%) CSS
10 133 (44.48%) Continuous Integration
11 122 (40.80%) C#
11 122 (40.80%) Scrum
12 113 (37.79%) SDLC
13 107 (35.79%) .NET
14 106 (35.45%) Protractor
15 102 (34.11%) Jasmine
16 88 (29.43%) Jenkins
16 88 (29.43%) Spring
16 88 (29.43%) Maven
17 87 (29.10%) Oracle
18 84 (28.09%) Git (software)
19 79 (26.42%) Degree
20 73 (24.41%) Finance
21 70 (23.41%) Hibernate
22 67 (22.41%) JIRA
22 67 (22.41%) Software Engineering
23 62 (20.74%) REST
23 62 (20.74%) Context-Driven Testing
24 61 (20.40%) Web Services
25 59 (19.73%) Linux

TestNG
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 44 (14.72%) Apache
2 43 (14.38%) Tomcat
3 27 (9.03%) Jetty
4 19 (6.35%) Confluence
4 19 (6.35%) WordPress
5 14 (4.68%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (4.35%) Apache Spark
7 9 (3.01%) JBoss
8 6 (2.01%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.34%) Apache Pig
9 4 (1.34%) CMS
10 3 (1.00%) nginx
10 3 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (1.00%) Traffic Server
11 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.67%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.33%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.02%) SaaS
3 16 (5.35%) GitHub
4 11 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (3.01%) BrowserStack
6 5 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.67%) Sauce Labs
7 4 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.00%) npm
9 2 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.67%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.67%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.02%) SMPP
1 18 (6.02%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.67%) SSH
3 3 (1.00%) HTTP
4 1 (0.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 34 (11.37%) MySQL
3 33 (11.04%) Hadoop
4 31 (10.37%) NoSQL
5 26 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 25 (8.36%) SQL Server
7 23 (7.69%) Redis
8 20 (6.69%) HBase
9 17 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (5.35%) Relational Database
11 11 (3.68%) Big Data
12 7 (2.34%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.67%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.67%) Blockchain
14 4 (1.34%) MariaDB
15 3 (1.00%) DB2
16 2 (0.67%) Data Mining
16 2 (0.67%) OLAP
16 2 (0.67%) Oracle OLAP
16 2 (0.67%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 258 (86.29%) JUnit
2 209 (69.90%) Selenium
3 106 (35.45%) Protractor
4 102 (34.11%) Jasmine
5 88 (29.43%) Jenkins
5 88 (29.43%) Maven
6 84 (28.09%) Git (software)
7 67 (22.41%) JIRA
8 49 (16.39%) Cucumber
9 39 (13.04%) WebDriver
10 29 (9.70%) Subversion
11 27 (9.03%) Gradle
12 26 (8.70%) Bitbucket
13 21 (7.02%) Mockito
14 20 (6.69%) jMock
15 18 (6.02%) Hamcrest
16 15 (5.02%) JMeter
16 15 (5.02%) Log4j
17 14 (4.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 13 (4.35%) Mercurial
General
1 73 (24.41%) Finance
2 20 (6.69%) Marketing
3 18 (6.02%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.35%) Banking
4 16 (5.35%) Electronics
4 16 (5.35%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.01%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.34%) Advertising
6 4 (1.34%) Legal
7 3 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.67%) Publishing
8 2 (0.67%) Retail
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Games
9 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 118 (39.46%) Developer
2 109 (36.45%) Java Developer
3 65 (21.74%) Test Engineer
4 47 (15.72%) Tester
5 39 (13.04%) Developer in Test
6 34 (11.37%) Java Developer in Test
7 28 (9.36%) Java Engineer
7 28 (9.36%) Senior Test Engineer
7 28 (9.36%) Test Automation Engineer
8 26 (8.70%) C# Developer
9 25 (8.36%) .NET Developer
9 25 (8.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 25 (8.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 24 (8.03%) Automation Tester
11 21 (7.02%) Software Engineer
11 21 (7.02%) SQL Developer
12 20 (6.69%) Analyst
12 20 (6.69%) Consultant
13 19 (6.35%) Senior Tester
13 19 (6.35%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (51.84%) HTML
2 138 (46.15%) CSS
3 107 (35.79%) .NET
4 88 (29.43%) Spring
5 70 (23.41%) Hibernate
6 62 (20.74%) REST
7 61 (20.40%) Web Services
8 41 (13.71%) Java EE
9 33 (11.04%) SOAP
10 23 (7.69%) JAX-RS
10 23 (7.69%) jQuery
11 20 (6.69%) J2EE
12 19 (6.35%) JSP
13 18 (6.02%) Apache Wicket
13 18 (6.02%) Guice
13 18 (6.02%) LAMP
14 17 (5.69%) Ajax
14 17 (5.69%) XML
15 15 (5.02%) JSTL
15 15 (5.02%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (11.37%) Self-Motivation
3 29 (9.70%) Computer Science
4 24 (8.03%) Linux Command Line
5 18 (6.02%) Mobile App
6 15 (5.02%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (4.01%) Fintech
8 10 (3.34%) Data Structures
8 10 (3.34%) Social Media
9 7 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.67%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.34%) Equities
11 4 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.34%) Spread Betting
12 3 (1.00%) Cloud Native
12 3 (1.00%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (1.00%) User Experience
13 2 (0.67%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.67%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 59 (19.73%) Linux
2 22 (7.36%) Android
2 22 (7.36%) Unix
3 16 (5.35%) Ubuntu
4 15 (5.02%) openSUSE
5 13 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (79.93%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (68.23%) Test Automation
3 133 (44.48%) Continuous Integration
4 122 (40.80%) Scrum
5 113 (37.79%) SDLC
6 67 (22.41%) Software Engineering
7 62 (20.74%) Context-Driven Testing
8 56 (18.73%) TDD
9 52 (17.39%) Unit Testing
10 51 (17.06%) Open Source
11 44 (14.72%) BDD
12 40 (13.38%) SDET
13 29 (9.70%) E-Commerce
13 29 (9.70%) Software Testing
14 27 (9.03%) Microservices
15 26 (8.70%) Test Strategy
15 26 (8.70%) Waterfall
16 25 (8.36%) Analytical Thinking
16 25 (8.36%) OO
16 25 (8.36%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 267 (89.30%) Java
2 185 (61.87%) SQL
3 181 (60.54%) JavaScript
4 122 (40.80%) C#
5 36 (12.04%) Python
6 28 (9.36%) PHP
7 24 (8.03%) Perl
8 20 (6.69%) Java 8
9 18 (6.02%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.34%) Ruby
11 5 (1.67%) Scala
12 4 (1.34%) C++
12 4 (1.34%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.34%) XPath
13 3 (1.00%) C
13 3 (1.00%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.67%) Groovy
14 2 (0.67%) Java 9
14 2 (0.67%) VB
15 1 (0.33%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 79 (26.42%) Degree
2 17 (5.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (4.35%) ISEB
4 12 (4.01%) HND
5 9 (3.01%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.01%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.67%) PhD
7 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.33%) OCP
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (19.73%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (13.38%) Docker
2 5 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (1.00%) KVM
3 3 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (7.02%) Puppet
2 18 (6.02%) Salt
3 8 (2.68%) Ansible
4 3 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (1.00%) HAProxy
4 3 (1.00%) HP ALM
4 3 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.00%) Mesos
5 2 (0.67%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 87 (29.10%) Oracle
2 16 (5.35%) SAP
3 11 (3.68%) Capita
3 11 (3.68%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.01%) Atlassian
5 7 (2.34%) Google
6 4 (1.34%) Apple
6 4 (1.34%) HP
7 3 (1.00%) Splunk
7 3 (1.00%) Sybase
7 3 (1.00%) VMware
8 2 (0.67%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.67%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.67%) Tableau
8 2 (0.67%) Vertica