Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TestNG
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 834 855 1020
Rank change year-on-year +21 +165 +57
Permanent jobs citing TestNG 350 388 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.97% 1.10% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 282 334 270
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £76,125 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 35913 35333 38250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.57% 18.47% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 29146 30520 32275
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

TestNG
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing TestNG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for TestNG in the UK

TestNG
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for TestNG in the UK

TestNG
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TestNG over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for TestNG in the UK

TestNG
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestNG within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 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
England -17 326 £55,000 +10.00% 28
London -36 184 £60,000 +4.35% 20
UK excluding London +70 157 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Midlands +85 44 £40,000 +6.67% 2
South East +6 39 £46,250 +2.78% 1
West Midlands +41 28 £55,000 - 1
North of England +7 28 £42,500 - 3
South West +32 27 £50,000 +47.06% 2
North West -9 18 £42,500 - 3
East Midlands +53 16 £35,000 -6.67%
Scotland +3 15 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire +33 6 £45,000 +5.88%
East of England +1 4 £40,307 -10.43%
North East - 4 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 with a requirement for TestNG.

1 307 (87.71%) JUnit
2 302 (86.29%) Java
3 272 (77.71%) Test Automation
4 271 (77.43%) Agile Software Development
5 264 (75.43%) Selenium
6 166 (47.43%) SQL
7 162 (46.29%) C#
8 152 (43.43%) Continuous Integration
9 136 (38.86%) JavaScript
10 135 (38.57%) Open Source
11 131 (37.43%) CSS
12 130 (37.14%) HTML
13 123 (35.14%) Degree
14 119 (34.00%) SDLC
15 117 (33.43%) BDD
16 115 (32.86%) Cucumber
17 114 (32.57%) TDD
18 110 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
19 107 (30.57%) Jenkins
20 105 (30.00%) QA
21 102 (29.14%) Scrum
22 96 (27.43%) Analytical Thinking
23 93 (26.57%) WebDriver
24 90 (25.71%) Spring
25 89 (25.43%) .NET
26 86 (24.57%) Maven
27 84 (24.00%) Protractor
28 83 (23.71%) Jasmine
29 81 (23.14%) Hibernate
30 73 (20.86%) JIRA

TestNG
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 31 (8.86%) Tomcat
2 20 (5.71%) Confluence
3 16 (4.57%) Apache
3 16 (4.57%) Jetty
4 7 (2.00%) JBoss
5 6 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.14%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (0.57%) nginx
7 2 (0.57%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 9 (2.57%) SAP ERP
1 9 (2.57%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 42 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (7.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (6.57%) SaaS
4 12 (3.43%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (3.43%) Amazon S3
4 12 (3.43%) Amazon SQS
4 12 (3.43%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (1.71%) GitHub
6 3 (0.86%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.57%) SMPP
1 16 (4.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.71%) HTTP
3 3 (0.86%) Internet
4 2 (0.57%) PuTTY
4 2 (0.57%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (13.14%) MySQL
2 37 (10.57%) Redis
3 32 (9.14%) MongoDB
3 32 (9.14%) SQL Server
4 30 (8.57%) NoSQL
5 23 (6.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 23 (6.57%) Hadoop
5 23 (6.57%) HBase
6 12 (3.43%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (3.14%) DB2
8 9 (2.57%) SQLPlus
9 6 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.57%) Big Data
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 307 (87.71%) JUnit
2 264 (75.43%) Selenium
3 115 (32.86%) Cucumber
4 107 (30.57%) Jenkins
5 93 (26.57%) WebDriver
6 86 (24.57%) Maven
7 84 (24.00%) Protractor
8 83 (23.71%) Jasmine
9 73 (20.86%) JIRA
10 61 (17.43%) Git (software)
11 59 (16.86%) SoapUI
12 44 (12.57%) JMeter
13 43 (12.29%) Appium
14 40 (11.43%) FitNesse
15 38 (10.86%) Mockito
16 37 (10.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 36 (10.29%) Gradle
18 34 (9.71%) NUnit
19 33 (9.43%) JBehave
20 29 (8.29%) HP UFT
General
1 59 (16.86%) Finance
2 27 (7.71%) Banking
3 22 (6.29%) Retail
4 10 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.57%) Publishing
6 7 (2.00%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.71%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.43%) Marketing
9 4 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.86%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Games
11 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 89 (25.43%) Developer
2 69 (19.71%) Tester
3 67 (19.14%) Java Developer
4 61 (17.43%) Test Engineer
5 58 (16.57%) Automation Tester
5 58 (16.57%) Test Automation Engineer
6 45 (12.86%) Consultant
7 42 (12.00%) Analyst
8 41 (11.71%) Test Analyst
9 35 (10.00%) Test Consultant
10 32 (9.14%) Java Engineer
11 27 (7.71%) Senior Tester
12 25 (7.14%) Test Automation Consultant
13 24 (6.86%) Developer in Test
14 21 (6.00%) Senior Consultant
15 19 (5.43%) Senior Automation Tester
15 19 (5.43%) Software Engineer
16 18 (5.14%) QA Tester
17 17 (4.86%) Java Automation Tester
18 16 (4.57%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (37.43%) CSS
2 130 (37.14%) HTML
3 90 (25.71%) Spring
4 89 (25.43%) .NET
5 81 (23.14%) Hibernate
6 71 (20.29%) REST
7 55 (15.71%) Web Services
8 34 (9.71%) SOAP
9 30 (8.57%) Dropwizard
9 30 (8.57%) JPA
10 29 (8.29%) XML
11 27 (7.71%) RESTful
12 24 (6.86%) Java EE
13 21 (6.00%) AngularJS
14 20 (5.71%) EJB
14 20 (5.71%) JMS
15 19 (5.43%) EJB 3.0
15 19 (5.43%) XSLT
16 18 (5.14%) JDBC
17 17 (4.86%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 110 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (11.71%) Computer Science
3 13 (3.71%) User Experience
4 12 (3.43%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.00%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.86%) Blog
8 3 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.57%) Fintech
9 2 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.29%) Equities
10 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.29%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 42 (12.00%) Linux
2 41 (11.71%) Windows
3 25 (7.14%) Unix
4 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (77.71%) Test Automation
2 271 (77.43%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (43.43%) Continuous Integration
4 135 (38.57%) Open Source
5 119 (34.00%) SDLC
6 117 (33.43%) BDD
7 114 (32.57%) TDD
8 102 (29.14%) Scrum
9 96 (27.43%) Analytical Thinking
10 61 (17.43%) Test Strategy
11 54 (15.43%) Software Engineering
12 51 (14.57%) Unit Testing
13 46 (13.14%) Mentoring
14 43 (12.29%) Scenario Testing
15 41 (11.71%) Exploratory Testing
16 35 (10.00%) OO
16 35 (10.00%) SDET
17 34 (9.71%) Continuous Improvement
17 34 (9.71%) Software Testing
18 32 (9.14%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 302 (86.29%) Java
2 166 (47.43%) SQL
3 162 (46.29%) C#
4 136 (38.86%) JavaScript
5 43 (12.29%) Python
6 27 (7.71%) Ruby
7 25 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 24 (6.86%) Groovy
9 23 (6.57%) Scala
10 22 (6.29%) C++
11 20 (5.71%) XPath
12 8 (2.29%) PHP
13 6 (1.71%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.86%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.86%) VB
15 2 (0.57%) F#
15 2 (0.57%) Perl
16 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 123 (35.14%) Degree
2 40 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (10.57%) ISTQB
4 23 (6.57%) ISEB
5 8 (2.29%) DV Cleared
5 8 (2.29%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (30.00%) QA
2 12 (3.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (9.43%) Docker
2 7 (2.00%) Apache Flume
3 5 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.86%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (6.29%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (5.14%) Puppet
3 16 (4.57%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (10.86%) Oracle
2 23 (6.57%) HP
3 13 (3.71%) Atlassian
4 11 (3.14%) CA Agile Central
4 11 (3.14%) IBM
5 9 (2.57%) SAP
6 7 (2.00%) VMware
7 5 (1.43%) hybris
8 4 (1.14%) AppDynamics
9 3 (0.86%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.57%) Aquila
10 2 (0.57%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.57%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.57%) Software AG
10 2 (0.57%) Tableau
10 2 (0.57%) webMethods
11 1 (0.29%) Atomikos
11 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com