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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TestNG
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 229 243
Rank change year-on-year -17 +14  
Permanent jobs citing TestNG 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.065% 0.10% 0.091%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.50% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -3.40%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.27%  

TestNG is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1283 1200 1148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 20.85% 20.82% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1080 1044 1008
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

TestNG
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing TestNG as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -24 4 £40,000 -5.88%
TestNG
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) DOM
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Gradle
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Ranorex
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) NUnit
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services

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:

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Gradle
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Ranorex
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) NUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Automation Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) DOM
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA