Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TestNG
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 910 895 998
Rank change year-on-year -15 +103 +27
Permanent jobs citing TestNG 270 288 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% 0.87% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 221 247 268
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -

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 34,826 33,155 36,591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.26% 18.84% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28,599 28,385 31,158
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 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £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 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for TestNG in the UK

TestNG
Top 15 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 21 January 2018. 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 -26 242 £57,500 +15.00% 62
London +1 150 £58,000 -3.33% 40
UK excluding London -16 111 £42,500 -5.56% 26
North of England +23 33 £42,500 - 9
South East -34 29 £45,750 +1.67% 4
North West +7 18 £42,500 - 1
South West +13 17 £41,250 +3.13% 2
Scotland - 16 £40,000 - 4
Midlands +28 14 £55,000 +33.33% 3
North East - 10 £53,750 -
West Midlands +4 9 £65,000 +36.84% 2
East Midlands +29 6 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Yorkshire +19 6 £65,000 +48.57% 8
Wales +15 3 £37,500 -25.00%
East of England +4 1 £50,000 +11.11% 4

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 252 (93.33%) Java
2 245 (90.74%) JUnit
3 209 (77.41%) Test Automation
4 206 (76.30%) Selenium
5 192 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (42.59%) C#
7 109 (40.37%) SQL
7 109 (40.37%) Cucumber
8 107 (39.63%) Continuous Integration
9 102 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
10 96 (35.56%) Jenkins
11 92 (34.07%) QA
12 91 (33.70%) JavaScript
13 86 (31.85%) Open Source
14 85 (31.48%) Maven
15 83 (30.74%) WebDriver
16 82 (30.37%) BDD
16 82 (30.37%) TDD
17 81 (30.00%) Analytical Thinking
18 80 (29.63%) REST
19 76 (28.15%) Spring
19 76 (28.15%) Degree
20 74 (27.41%) SDLC
21 73 (27.04%) Software Engineering
22 72 (26.67%) CSS
23 69 (25.56%) HTML
24 68 (25.19%) Scrum
25 63 (23.33%) .NET
26 61 (22.59%) Hibernate
27 58 (21.48%) Jasmine

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 27 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 25 (9.26%) Confluence
3 14 (5.19%) Apache
3 14 (5.19%) Jetty
4 7 (2.59%) JBoss
5 3 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.74%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.37%) IIS
7 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (1.85%) SAP ERP
1 5 (1.85%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.37%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (7.41%) SaaS
4 8 (2.96%) BrowserStack
5 7 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.59%) Amazon S3
5 7 (2.59%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (2.59%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.11%) GitHub
7 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.37%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.81%) SMPP
1 13 (4.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.48%) HTTP
2 4 (1.48%) PuTTY
2 4 (1.48%) WinSCP
3 2 (0.74%) Skype
4 1 (0.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.22%) MySQL
2 28 (10.37%) Redis
3 27 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 23 (8.52%) MongoDB
5 20 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 20 (7.41%) HBase
6 18 (6.67%) Hadoop
7 10 (3.70%) DB2
8 9 (3.33%) SQL Server
9 7 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (1.85%) SQLPlus
11 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (1.11%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.11%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 245 (90.74%) JUnit
2 206 (76.30%) Selenium
3 109 (40.37%) Cucumber
4 96 (35.56%) Jenkins
5 85 (31.48%) Maven
6 83 (30.74%) WebDriver
7 58 (21.48%) Jasmine
8 55 (20.37%) Protractor
9 54 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 50 (18.52%) JIRA
11 37 (13.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 36 (13.33%) Gradle
13 35 (12.96%) FitNesse
14 34 (12.59%) JBehave
15 31 (11.48%) JMeter
15 31 (11.48%) Mockito
16 30 (11.11%) SoapUI
17 23 (8.52%) HP UFT
17 23 (8.52%) Spock
18 18 (6.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 34 (12.59%) Finance
2 12 (4.44%) Banking
3 10 (3.70%) Retail Banking
4 8 (2.96%) Retail
5 7 (2.59%) Marketing
6 6 (2.22%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.85%) Publishing
8 4 (1.48%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.48%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.74%) Games
10 1 (0.37%) Back Office
10 1 (0.37%) Legal
10 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 69 (25.56%) Test Engineer
2 61 (22.59%) Developer
3 60 (22.22%) Tester
4 54 (20.00%) Automation Tester
5 52 (19.26%) Java Developer
6 45 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
7 28 (10.37%) Java Engineer
8 26 (9.63%) Java Automation Tester
9 25 (9.26%) Senior Tester
10 24 (8.89%) Senior Automation Tester
11 22 (8.15%) Developer in Test
12 21 (7.78%) Analyst
12 21 (7.78%) Test Analyst
13 19 (7.04%) Software Engineer
14 17 (6.30%) Senior Test Engineer
15 16 (5.93%) Selenium Tester
16 15 (5.56%) QA Engineer
16 15 (5.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
16 15 (5.56%) Test Leader
17 14 (5.19%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (29.63%) REST
2 76 (28.15%) Spring
3 72 (26.67%) CSS
4 69 (25.56%) HTML
5 63 (23.33%) .NET
6 61 (22.59%) Hibernate
7 53 (19.63%) Web Services
8 36 (13.33%) RESTful
9 25 (9.26%) SOAP
10 22 (8.15%) Dropwizard
11 16 (5.93%) J2EE
11 16 (5.93%) JDBC
11 16 (5.93%) XML
12 15 (5.56%) Guice
13 14 (5.19%) Behat
13 14 (5.19%) Gherkin
13 14 (5.19%) JPA
14 13 (4.81%) Apache Wicket
14 13 (4.81%) JAX-RS
14 13 (4.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 102 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.63%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.59%) Algorithms
5 7 (2.59%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.59%) User Experience
6 6 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.11%) Fintech
8 2 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.37%) Derivative
9 1 (0.37%) Equities
9 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.37%) Online Games
9 1 (0.37%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 44 (16.30%) Linux
2 35 (12.96%) Unix
3 34 (12.59%) Windows
4 4 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.48%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (77.41%) Test Automation
2 192 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (39.63%) Continuous Integration
4 86 (31.85%) Open Source
5 82 (30.37%) BDD
5 82 (30.37%) TDD
6 81 (30.00%) Analytical Thinking
7 74 (27.41%) SDLC
8 73 (27.04%) Software Engineering
9 68 (25.19%) Scrum
10 51 (18.89%) Exploratory Testing
11 48 (17.78%) SDET
12 47 (17.41%) Scenario Testing
13 41 (15.19%) API Testing
14 39 (14.44%) Test Strategy
15 37 (13.70%) Validation
16 35 (12.96%) Unit Testing
17 26 (9.63%) OO
18 25 (9.26%) E-Commerce
18 25 (9.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 252 (93.33%) Java
2 115 (42.59%) C#
3 109 (40.37%) SQL
4 91 (33.70%) JavaScript
5 39 (14.44%) Ruby
6 38 (14.07%) Python
7 23 (8.52%) Groovy
8 16 (5.93%) Bash Shell
8 16 (5.93%) Scala
9 10 (3.70%) PHP
10 8 (2.96%) C++
10 8 (2.96%) XPath
11 6 (2.22%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.48%) F#
12 4 (1.48%) Perl
13 1 (0.37%) VB
13 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 76 (28.15%) Degree
2 18 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (4.44%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.96%) ISEB
5 5 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.74%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (34.07%) QA
2 7 (2.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (8.89%) Docker
2 7 (2.59%) Apache Flume
3 4 (1.48%) vSphere
4 1 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (4.07%) Puppet
4 2 (0.74%) Ansible
5 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (12.22%) Oracle
2 15 (5.56%) Atlassian
2 15 (5.56%) HP
3 10 (3.70%) IBM
4 5 (1.85%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.85%) SAP
4 5 (1.85%) VMware
5 4 (1.48%) Facebook
5 4 (1.48%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.48%) Software AG
5 4 (1.48%) webMethods
6 2 (0.74%) Aquila
7 1 (0.37%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.37%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com