The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Berkshire / Maidenhead
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 43 43
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 6 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 2.08% 2.87% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 3.15% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 11
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% +37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £52,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £62,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Test Automation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Maidenhead
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 244 349 375
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 84.43% 91.12% 90.58%
Number of salaries quoted 678 1242 1267
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £78,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Maidenhead

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Maidenhead

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Maidenhead over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) DevOps
4 8 (50.00%) Scrum
5 7 (43.75%) TDD
5 7 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (37.50%) Microservices
6 6 (37.50%) QA
7 5 (31.25%) Logistics
7 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
7 5 (31.25%) BDD
8 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 4 (25.00%) Coaching
8 4 (25.00%) Kanban
8 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
9 3 (18.75%) Spring
9 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
9 3 (18.75%) PMI
9 3 (18.75%) PMI Certification
9 3 (18.75%) Line Management
9 3 (18.75%) User Stories
9 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
9 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (18.75%) PMO
10 2 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 2 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
10 2 (12.50%) Concur
10 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 1 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
3 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
3 2 (12.50%) Redmine
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.25%) Gradle
4 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
4 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (12.50%) Head of Logistics
1 2 (12.50%) QA Tester
1 2 (12.50%) Tester
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Coach
2 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Build Manager
2 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (6.25%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Head of Development
2 1 (6.25%) Head of Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (6.25%) Scala Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Scrum Master
2 1 (6.25%) Senior Quality Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
2 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Akka
2 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.25%) Java EE
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) PMI
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Native
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) DevOps
3 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (43.75%) TDD
5 6 (37.50%) Microservices
6 5 (31.25%) BDD
6 5 (31.25%) Logistics
6 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
7 4 (25.00%) Coaching
7 4 (25.00%) Kanban
7 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (18.75%) Line Management
8 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
8 3 (18.75%) User Stories
9 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) PMI Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (18.75%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Concur
1 2 (12.50%) HP
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) hybris
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago