Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for TestNG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TestNG over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TestNG
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 355 346
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 -
Permanent jobs citing TestNG 18 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.64% 0.56% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 18
North West median annual salary £42,250 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.59% +9.68% -
10th Percentile £35,500 £40,500 £26,125
90th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £44,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%

TestNG is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2831 2655 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.42% 21.28% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2314 2379 2202
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

TestNG
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing TestNG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for TestNG in the North West

TestNG
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TestNG in the North West.

Salary trend for TestNG in the North West

TestNG
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TestNG in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for TestNG in the North West

TestNG
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestNG within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -18 10 £42,000 -1.18%
Cheshire - 8 £57,500 -
TestNG
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing TestNG 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 North West region with a requirement for TestNG.

1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (83.33%) Java
3 15 (83.33%) Test Automation
4 13 (72.22%) Cucumber
4 13 (72.22%) TDD
5 12 (66.67%) JUnit
6 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (55.56%) BDD
7 10 (55.56%) WebDriver
8 8 (44.44%) QA
9 7 (38.89%) NUnit
9 7 (38.89%) Scrum
9 7 (38.89%) Test Planning
10 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
10 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
10 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 6 (33.33%) OOP
11 5 (27.78%) C#
11 5 (27.78%) HTML
11 5 (27.78%) CSS
11 5 (27.78%) JMeter
11 5 (27.78%) SDLC
11 5 (27.78%) SoapUI
12 4 (22.22%) Open Source
12 4 (22.22%) Confluence
12 4 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
12 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
12 4 (22.22%) Kanban
12 4 (22.22%) Matrix Management

TestNG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (22.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) BrowserStack
1 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) DB2
1 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
1 3 (16.67%) Redis
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 13 (72.22%) Cucumber
3 12 (66.67%) JUnit
4 10 (55.56%) WebDriver
5 7 (38.89%) NUnit
6 5 (27.78%) JMeter
6 5 (27.78%) SoapUI
7 4 (22.22%) JIRA
7 4 (22.22%) Ranorex
8 3 (16.67%) FitNesse
8 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 3 (16.67%) HP UFT
8 3 (16.67%) Mockito
8 3 (16.67%) Zephyr
9 2 (11.11%) Gradle
9 2 (11.11%) Jasmine
9 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
10 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
10 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
10 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
1 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) Akka
3 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (16.67%) Dropwizard
3 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE
3 3 (16.67%) JDBC
3 3 (16.67%) JPA
3 3 (16.67%) JSF
3 3 (16.67%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) DOM
4 2 (11.11%) Play Framework
4 2 (11.11%) Velocity
5 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
5 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Fintech
4 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 13 (72.22%) TDD
4 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (55.56%) BDD
6 7 (38.89%) Scrum
6 7 (38.89%) Test Planning
7 6 (33.33%) OOP
7 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
8 5 (27.78%) SDLC
9 4 (22.22%) API Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Coaching
9 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (22.22%) Kanban
9 4 (22.22%) Line Management
9 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Open Source
9 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) Scala
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
1 4 (22.22%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) Aquila
3 1 (5.56%) AppDynamics