Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Berkshire > Maidenhead
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 46 54
Rank change year-on-year +20 +8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 101 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 9.30% 3.68% 3.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.30% 4.27% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 50 14 24
Maidenhead median annual salary £52,500 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +22.73% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £19,500 £38,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £98,250 £58,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%

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 981 492 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 90.33% 86.16% 91.79%
Number of salaries quoted 661 328 560
Maidenhead median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £29,750 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £72,625
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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 61 (60.40%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (52.48%) Git (software)
2 53 (52.48%) Jenkins
3 51 (50.50%) DevOps
4 45 (44.55%) Docker
5 38 (37.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 36 (35.64%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (33.66%) Microsoft
8 32 (31.68%) Linux
8 32 (31.68%) Java
9 30 (29.70%) Kubernetes
10 29 (28.71%) Firewall
10 29 (28.71%) Scrum
11 28 (27.72%) SQL
12 27 (26.73%) Selenium
12 27 (26.73%) Amazon AWS
13 26 (25.74%) Logistics
13 26 (25.74%) C#
13 26 (25.74%) SQL Server
14 24 (23.76%) JavaScript
15 23 (22.77%) IBM
16 22 (21.78%) Middleware
17 21 (20.79%) WAN
17 21 (20.79%) REST
18 19 (18.81%) Puppet
18 19 (18.81%) RHEV
18 19 (18.81%) oVirt
18 19 (18.81%) Windows
19 18 (17.82%) Deployment Automation
19 18 (17.82%) Microservices

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 15 (14.85%) NServiceBus
2 14 (13.86%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.99%) Drupal
3 1 (0.99%) nginx
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (37.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (26.73%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (13.86%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.71%) Firewall
2 21 (20.79%) WAN
3 14 (13.86%) DHCP
3 14 (13.86%) DNS
3 14 (13.86%) LAN
3 14 (13.86%) SAN
4 8 (7.92%) Internet
4 8 (7.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.74%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.83%) NoSQL
3 14 (13.86%) Big Data
4 8 (7.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (7.92%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.95%) MySQL
6 3 (2.97%) DB2
6 3 (2.97%) Redis
6 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 53 (52.48%) Git (software)
1 53 (52.48%) Jenkins
2 27 (26.73%) Selenium
3 16 (15.84%) Visual Studio Team System
4 15 (14.85%) Visual Studio
5 8 (7.92%) Appium
5 8 (7.92%) Eclipse
5 8 (7.92%) Gatling
5 8 (7.92%) IntelliJ
5 8 (7.92%) JUnit
5 8 (7.92%) Subversion
5 8 (7.92%) TeamCity
6 6 (5.94%) JIRA
7 4 (3.96%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.96%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.97%) Protractor
8 3 (2.97%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.98%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.98%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.98%) TestRail
General
1 8 (7.92%) Electronics
1 8 (7.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (32.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (13.86%) Architect
2 14 (13.86%) Data Centre Architect
2 14 (13.86%) Infrastructure Architect
2 14 (13.86%) Virtualisation Architect
3 13 (12.87%) Tester
4 12 (11.88%) Test Engineer
5 11 (10.89%) Automation Tester
6 9 (8.91%) Developer
6 9 (8.91%) Software Tester
7 8 (7.92%) Java Developer
7 8 (7.92%) Java Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (5.94%) SAP Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Test Specialist
9 5 (4.95%) QA Engineer
10 4 (3.96%) Junior
10 4 (3.96%) Virtualisation Engineer
11 3 (2.97%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.78%) Middleware
2 21 (20.79%) REST
3 16 (15.84%) Spring
4 10 (9.90%) SOAP
4 10 (9.90%) Web Services
5 8 (7.92%) Akka
5 8 (7.92%) Hibernate
5 8 (7.92%) Hystrix
5 8 (7.92%) Java EE
5 8 (7.92%) JMS
5 8 (7.92%) MEAP
5 8 (7.92%) RxJava
5 8 (7.92%) WireMock
6 4 (3.96%) .NET
7 3 (2.97%) LAMP
7 3 (2.97%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.99%) CSS
8 1 (0.99%) HTML
8 1 (0.99%) HTML5
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.82%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (14.85%) Private Cloud
3 14 (13.86%) Data Centre
3 14 (13.86%) IBM Mainframe
3 14 (13.86%) Mainframe
3 14 (13.86%) Public Cloud
4 8 (7.92%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 32 (31.68%) Linux
2 19 (18.81%) Windows
3 8 (7.92%) Android
3 8 (7.92%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.97%) Unix
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (60.40%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (50.50%) DevOps
3 36 (35.64%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (28.71%) Scrum
5 26 (25.74%) Logistics
6 18 (17.82%) Deployment Automation
6 18 (17.82%) Microservices
7 16 (15.84%) High Availability
8 15 (14.85%) Kanban
8 15 (14.85%) Load Balancing
8 15 (14.85%) SOA
9 14 (13.86%) Analytics
9 14 (13.86%) Big Data Analytics
9 14 (13.86%) Converged Infrastructure
9 14 (13.86%) Data Analytics
9 14 (13.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (13.86%) Strategic Thinking
10 12 (11.88%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (10.89%) BDD
12 8 (7.92%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 32 (31.68%) Java
2 28 (27.72%) SQL
3 26 (25.74%) C#
4 24 (23.76%) JavaScript
5 15 (14.85%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.97%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.97%) Groovy
6 3 (2.97%) PHP
7 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.99%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.98%) ISEB
1 2 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) QA
System Software
1 45 (44.55%) Docker
2 19 (18.81%) oVirt
2 19 (18.81%) RHEV
3 15 (14.85%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (13.86%) Active Directory
4 14 (13.86%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.86%) NFS
4 14 (13.86%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (13.86%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 30 (29.70%) Kubernetes
2 19 (18.81%) Puppet
3 16 (15.84%) Terraform
4 14 (13.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 14 (13.86%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.98%) Ansible
6 1 (0.99%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 34 (33.66%) Microsoft
2 23 (22.77%) IBM
3 17 (16.83%) Oracle
4 14 (13.86%) CommVault
4 14 (13.86%) Intel
4 14 (13.86%) Veeam
4 14 (13.86%) VMware
5 8 (7.92%) Concur
5 8 (7.92%) SAP
5 8 (7.92%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.97%) CA
6 3 (2.97%) Capita
7 2 (1.98%) Compuware
7 2 (1.98%) Informatica
8 1 (0.99%) HP