Period
to 25 April 2018

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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Berkshire > Maidenhead
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 61 60
Rank change year-on-year +36 -1 -17
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 98 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 10.99% 2.82% 3.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.61% 3.19% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 46 16 21
Maidenhead median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.33% -2.27% -2.22%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £38,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £91,875 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +11.11%

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 777 533 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 87.11% 88.39% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 512 378 535
Maidenhead median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £29,775 £31,250 £30,350
90th Percentile £74,875 £77,500 £77,500
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 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 50 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (43.88%) Microsoft
2 43 (43.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (37.76%) Linux
4 34 (34.69%) SQL
5 33 (33.67%) DevOps
6 32 (32.65%) Git (software)
7 29 (29.59%) SQL Server
8 28 (28.57%) NoSQL
8 28 (28.57%) Jenkins
9 27 (27.55%) Docker
9 27 (27.55%) IBM
9 27 (27.55%) Firewall
9 27 (27.55%) Selenium
10 26 (26.53%) Middleware
10 26 (26.53%) Java
10 26 (26.53%) JavaScript
11 25 (25.51%) WAN
11 25 (25.51%) Scrum
11 25 (25.51%) Microservices
12 23 (23.47%) Windows
13 22 (22.45%) C#
13 22 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (22.45%) Strategic Thinking
14 21 (21.43%) Oracle
15 20 (20.41%) Logistics
15 20 (20.41%) Continuous Delivery
16 19 (19.39%) REST
17 18 (18.37%) VMware ESXi
17 18 (18.37%) Oracle Service Bus

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 18 (18.37%) Oracle Service Bus
2 9 (9.18%) NServiceBus
3 2 (2.04%) Drupal
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 43 (43.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (18.37%) Bluemix
2 18 (18.37%) IBM Cloud
3 13 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.08%) IaaS
4 4 (4.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (27.55%) Firewall
2 25 (25.51%) WAN
3 18 (18.37%) DHCP
3 18 (18.37%) DNS
3 18 (18.37%) LAN
3 18 (18.37%) SAN
4 8 (8.16%) Network Security
5 2 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.59%) SQL Server
2 28 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 18 (18.37%) Big Data
4 12 (12.24%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (12.24%) MongoDB
5 9 (9.18%) MySQL
6 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.06%) DB2
7 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (32.65%) Git (software)
2 28 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 27 (27.55%) Selenium
4 12 (12.24%) Visual Studio
5 10 (10.20%) Cucumber
6 9 (9.18%) Gatling
6 9 (9.18%) JUnit
6 9 (9.18%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (8.16%) Eclipse
7 8 (8.16%) IntelliJ
7 8 (8.16%) Subversion
8 7 (7.14%) SoapUI
9 6 (6.12%) HP UFT
10 4 (4.08%) Protractor
11 3 (3.06%) WebDriver
12 2 (2.04%) Appium
12 2 (2.04%) Bitbucket
12 2 (2.04%) Codeception
12 2 (2.04%) TeamCity
12 2 (2.04%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (2.04%) Electronics
1 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.02%) Advertising
2 1 (1.02%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (22.45%) Architect
1 22 (22.45%) Infrastructure Architect
2 18 (18.37%) Data Centre Architect
2 18 (18.37%) Virtualisation Architect
3 16 (16.33%) Developer
4 15 (15.31%) Analyst
4 15 (15.31%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) Test Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) Automation Test Analyst
6 9 (9.18%) Java Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) Test Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) .NET Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.16%) QA Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) QA Automation Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) QA Test Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) Senior Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.53%) Middleware
2 19 (19.39%) REST
3 17 (17.35%) Spring
4 15 (15.31%) Web Services
5 9 (9.18%) Akka
5 9 (9.18%) Hystrix
5 9 (9.18%) RxJava
5 9 (9.18%) SOAP
5 9 (9.18%) WireMock
6 8 (8.16%) .NET
6 8 (8.16%) .NET Framework
6 8 (8.16%) Ajax
6 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (8.16%) CSS
6 8 (8.16%) Dapper ORM
6 8 (8.16%) Entity Framework
6 8 (8.16%) HTML
6 8 (8.16%) Java EE
6 8 (8.16%) JMS
6 8 (8.16%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.37%) Data Centre
1 18 (18.37%) IBM Mainframe
1 18 (18.37%) Mainframe
1 18 (18.37%) Public Cloud
2 17 (17.35%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (9.18%) Private Cloud
4 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.06%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.02%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 37 (37.76%) Linux
2 23 (23.47%) Windows
3 8 (8.16%) Android
3 8 (8.16%) Ubuntu
4 6 (6.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.67%) DevOps
3 25 (25.51%) Microservices
3 25 (25.51%) Scrum
4 22 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (22.45%) Strategic Thinking
5 20 (20.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 20 (20.41%) Logistics
6 18 (18.37%) Analytics
6 18 (18.37%) Big Data Analytics
6 18 (18.37%) Converged Infrastructure
6 18 (18.37%) Data Analytics
6 18 (18.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (15.31%) Kanban
7 15 (15.31%) SOA
7 15 (15.31%) TDD
8 11 (11.22%) Deployment Automation
9 10 (10.20%) High Availability
10 9 (9.18%) Collaborative Working
10 9 (9.18%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.69%) SQL
2 26 (26.53%) Java
2 26 (26.53%) JavaScript
3 22 (22.45%) C#
4 12 (12.24%) PHP
5 9 (9.18%) PowerShell
6 8 (8.16%) T-SQL
6 8 (8.16%) VB
6 8 (8.16%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.12%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.06%) C
8 3 (3.06%) C++
8 3 (3.06%) Python
9 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (8.16%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) ISEB
2 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (27.55%) Docker
2 18 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 18 (18.37%) Hyper-V
2 18 (18.37%) NFS
2 18 (18.37%) VMware ESXi
2 18 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (18.37%) VMware NSX
3 9 (9.18%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (5.10%) oVirt
4 5 (5.10%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 18 (18.37%) Kubernetes
1 18 (18.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 18 (18.37%) vCenter Server
2 6 (6.12%) Puppet
2 6 (6.12%) Terraform
3 2 (2.04%) Ansible
4 1 (1.02%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 43 (43.88%) Microsoft
2 27 (27.55%) IBM
3 21 (21.43%) Oracle
4 18 (18.37%) CommVault
4 18 (18.37%) Intel
4 18 (18.37%) Veeam
4 18 (18.37%) VMware
5 9 (9.18%) Concur
5 9 (9.18%) SAP
6 3 (3.06%) CA
7 2 (2.04%) Compuware
7 2 (2.04%) Informatica
7 2 (2.04%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.02%) HP