The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for Automated Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 24 36 42
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 9 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 4.89% 3.26% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 3.66% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 6
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Automated Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Newbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 165 273 263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 89.67% 88.93% 85.11%
Number of salaries quoted 137 221 187
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,400 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automated Testing in Newbury

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Newbury.

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Newbury

Automated Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 12 (100.00%) Unix
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 12 (100.00%) JMeter
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) QA
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
1 12 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 12 (100.00%) Kanban
2 11 (91.67%) Web Testing
2 11 (91.67%) OOP
2 11 (91.67%) OO
3 9 (75.00%) Banking
3 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 9 (75.00%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) JMeter
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 9 (75.00%) Banking
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
1 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) QA Engineer
2 10 (83.33%) Automation Engineer
2 10 (83.33%) QA Automation Engineer
3 6 (50.00%) Junior
3 6 (50.00%) Junior QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Kanban
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 11 (91.67%) OO
2 11 (91.67%) OOP
2 11 (91.67%) Web Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA