Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Berkshire > Maidenhead
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 24 59
Rank change year-on-year -24 +35 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 47 50 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 5.09% 8.76% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 9.88% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 14
Maidenhead median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £42,500 £25,750 £37,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,250 £69,400
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 878 506 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 95.12% 88.62% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 569 333 456
Maidenhead median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 47 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (78.72%) DevOps
3 30 (63.83%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (61.70%) Git (software)
5 27 (57.45%) Kubernetes
5 27 (57.45%) Docker
6 25 (53.19%) RHEV
6 25 (53.19%) Jenkins
6 25 (53.19%) oVirt
6 25 (53.19%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (53.19%) Puppet
7 24 (51.06%) Terraform
8 14 (29.79%) Microservices
9 11 (23.40%) BDD
9 11 (23.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (21.28%) Decision-Making
10 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
10 10 (21.28%) TDD
10 10 (21.28%) Logistics
11 7 (14.89%) Java
12 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
12 5 (10.64%) Degree
13 4 (8.51%) JUnit
13 4 (8.51%) REST
13 4 (8.51%) Machine Learning
14 3 (6.38%) Test Strategy
14 3 (6.38%) Expense Management
14 3 (6.38%) Collaborative Working
14 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
14 3 (6.38%) SQL Server

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 (2.13%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 25 (53.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (61.70%) Git (software)
2 25 (53.19%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.51%) JUnit
4 3 (6.38%) Selenium
5 2 (4.26%) Gatling
5 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.13%) JIRA
6 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.13%) Electronics
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
1 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (25.53%) Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Test Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Developer in Test
5 3 (6.38%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Java Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Junior
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) QA Leader
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) REST
2 3 (6.38%) Spring
2 3 (6.38%) Web Services
3 2 (4.26%) Akka
3 2 (4.26%) Hystrix
3 2 (4.26%) RxJava
3 2 (4.26%) WireMock
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) HTML5
4 1 (2.13%) Redux
4 1 (2.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.13%) Internet of Things
2 1 (2.13%) Smart Home
2 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Android
1 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (78.72%) DevOps
3 30 (63.83%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (29.79%) Microservices
5 11 (23.40%) BDD
5 11 (23.40%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (21.28%) Decision-Making
6 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
6 10 (21.28%) Logistics
6 10 (21.28%) TDD
7 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.51%) Machine Learning
9 3 (6.38%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (6.38%) Expense Management
9 3 (6.38%) Test Strategy
10 2 (4.26%) Functional Programming
10 2 (4.26%) Kanban
10 2 (4.26%) Line Management
10 2 (4.26%) Test Management
10 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) Java
2 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.26%) C#
3 2 (4.26%) Scala
4 1 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) Docker
2 25 (53.19%) oVirt
2 25 (53.19%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 27 (57.45%) Kubernetes
2 25 (53.19%) Puppet
3 24 (51.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.13%) Xamarin