Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 27 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +31
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 4.55% 2.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 2.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Maidstone median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% - -
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £32,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.28% -32.11% +11.76%

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 Maidstone with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 100 116 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 90.91% 92.80% 89.57%
Number of salaries quoted 89 107 195
Maidstone median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,850 £26,250 £26,450
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £61,250
Kent median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.35% - +2.41%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Maidstone

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) RESTful
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) React
2 2 (40.00%) Express
2 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (40.00%) Grunt
2 2 (40.00%) OAuth2
2 2 (40.00%) Dependency Management
2 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
2 2 (40.00%) Bower
2 2 (40.00%) gulp
2 2 (40.00%) ES6
2 2 (40.00%) GraphQL
2 2 (40.00%) Babel
2 2 (40.00%) npm
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Mocha
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (40.00%) OAuth
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) npm
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Blockchain
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (40.00%) Babel
2 2 (40.00%) Bower
2 2 (40.00%) Grunt
2 2 (40.00%) gulp
2 2 (40.00%) Mocha
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Azure Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (60.00%) React
1 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (40.00%) Express
2 2 (40.00%) GraphQL
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) OAuth
2 2 (40.00%) OAuth2
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (20.00%) API Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) ES6
2 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA