Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Berkshire > Maidenhead
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 63 46
Rank change year-on-year +33 -17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 33 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 6.32% 3.12% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.17% 3.38% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 30
Maidenhead median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +42.86%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,450 £37,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,800 £75,125
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +25.00%

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 Maidenhead with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Maidenhead
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 460 710 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 88.12% 92.33% 89.22%
Number of salaries quoted 312 544 561
Maidenhead median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,675 £75,000 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 23 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) DevOps
3 15 (45.45%) Java
4 14 (42.42%) SAP
4 14 (42.42%) Scrum
4 14 (42.42%) Concur
5 13 (39.39%) C#
6 12 (36.36%) Degree
6 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
6 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (33.33%) OO
8 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
9 9 (27.27%) Product Management
9 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
9 9 (27.27%) Integration Testing
9 9 (27.27%) Spring
9 9 (27.27%) Windows
9 9 (27.27%) SQL
9 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
9 9 (27.27%) JMeter
9 9 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (24.24%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 8 (24.24%) Coaching
10 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
10 8 (24.24%) Web Services
10 8 (24.24%) XML
10 8 (24.24%) XSD
10 8 (24.24%) Eclipse
10 8 (24.24%) IntelliJ

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 2 (6.06%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) PaaS
1 6 (18.18%) SaaS
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 9 (27.27%) JMeter
3 8 (24.24%) Eclipse
3 8 (24.24%) Gradle
3 8 (24.24%) IntelliJ
4 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.06%) Codeception
5 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.06%) Selenium
5 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
6 1 (3.03%) JIRA
6 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.03%) Maven
6 1 (3.03%) Protractor
6 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.18%) Publishing
2 2 (6.06%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Design Engineer
1 6 (18.18%) Senior Design Engineer
1 6 (18.18%) Senior Manager
1 6 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
1 6 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Quality Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Engineering Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Quality Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Quality Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Software Design Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Software Design Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Graduate
4 3 (9.09%) Junior
4 3 (9.09%) Junior QA Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Spring
2 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
2 8 (24.24%) Web Services
2 8 (24.24%) XML
2 8 (24.24%) XSD
3 6 (18.18%) Apache Flex
3 6 (18.18%) RESTful
4 5 (15.15%) .NET
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.09%) Ajax
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (9.09%) CSS
5 3 (9.09%) Dapper ORM
5 3 (9.09%) Entity Framework
5 3 (9.09%) HTML
5 3 (9.09%) jQuery
6 2 (6.06%) Behat
6 2 (6.06%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.03%) Spring Boot
7 1 (3.03%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) DevOps
3 14 (42.42%) Scrum
4 11 (33.33%) OO
5 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (27.27%) Integration Testing
6 9 (27.27%) Product Management
6 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 8 (24.24%) Coaching
7 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (24.24%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 7 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (21.21%) Performance Testing
9 6 (18.18%) Project Management
9 6 (18.18%) Resource Management
9 6 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (18.18%) Service Management
9 6 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (18.18%) TDD
9 6 (18.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) C#
3 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) Groovy
5 5 (15.15%) PHP
6 4 (12.12%) C
6 4 (12.12%) C++
6 4 (12.12%) Python
7 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 3 (9.09%) VB
7 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
8 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Degree
2 9 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (18.18%) Master's Degree
4 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
5 2 (6.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Concur
1 14 (42.42%) SAP
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) HP