Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TestNG
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 839 977
Rank change year-on-year -8 +138 +93
Permanent jobs citing TestNG 345 435 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.94% 1.21% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 294 369 304
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £35,900
90th Percentile £86,250 £77,500 £70,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.27% -2.22%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36589 36013 36732
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.71% 18.18% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29941 31173 30850
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -32 325 £55,000 +10.00% 23
London -36 182 £65,000 +13.04% 14
UK excluding London +27 157 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Midlands +62 39 £37,500 -46.43%
South West +26 39 £42,500 +21.43% 4
South East +11 39 £35,000 -22.22% 2
West Midlands +32 25 £52,500 -25.00%
North of England -7 22 £41,250 -2.94% 3
East Midlands +35 14 £35,000 -6.67%
Yorkshire +22 14 £42,500 +13.33%
Scotland +18 14 £40,000 - 2
North West -47 7 £41,250 -2.94% 3
East of England +1 4 £35,614 -20.86%
North East - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 291 (84.35%) JUnit
2 283 (82.03%) Java
3 276 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 275 (79.71%) Test Automation
5 269 (77.97%) Selenium
6 187 (54.20%) SQL
7 181 (52.46%) C#
8 171 (49.57%) Continuous Integration
9 166 (48.12%) JavaScript
10 158 (45.80%) CSS
11 157 (45.51%) HTML
12 142 (41.16%) Degree
13 136 (39.42%) Open Source
14 134 (38.84%) SDLC
15 108 (31.30%) Scrum
16 107 (31.01%) Cucumber
17 106 (30.72%) .NET
18 101 (29.28%) Protractor
19 100 (28.99%) TDD
20 99 (28.70%) Jasmine
21 94 (27.25%) BDD
22 92 (26.67%) QA
23 86 (24.93%) Jenkins
24 84 (24.35%) Analytical Skills
25 77 (22.32%) WebDriver
26 69 (20.00%) JIRA
27 67 (19.42%) Test Strategy
28 63 (18.26%) Spring
29 57 (16.52%) Finance
30 55 (15.94%) Hibernate

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 25 (7.25%) Tomcat
2 16 (4.64%) Jetty
3 12 (3.48%) Apache
4 8 (2.32%) Confluence
5 4 (1.16%) Apache ServiceMix
5 4 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.87%) JBoss
6 3 (0.87%) nginx
6 3 (0.87%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 8 (2.32%) SAP ERP
1 8 (2.32%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.77%) SaaS
4 6 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.74%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.74%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (1.74%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (1.74%) GitHub
5 4 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.16%) CloudFront
5 4 (1.16%) Route 53
5 4 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.29%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.48%) SMPP
1 12 (3.48%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.74%) HTTP
3 3 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (12.17%) MySQL
2 32 (9.28%) SQL Server
3 26 (7.54%) Redis
4 25 (7.25%) MongoDB
4 25 (7.25%) NoSQL
5 17 (4.93%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (4.64%) Hadoop
6 16 (4.64%) HBase
7 10 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.32%) SQLPlus
9 7 (2.03%) DB2
9 7 (2.03%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.16%) SQLite
11 4 (1.16%) Text Mining
12 1 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 291 (84.35%) JUnit
2 269 (77.97%) Selenium
3 107 (31.01%) Cucumber
4 101 (29.28%) Protractor
5 99 (28.70%) Jasmine
6 86 (24.93%) Jenkins
7 77 (22.32%) WebDriver
8 69 (20.00%) JIRA
9 55 (15.94%) Maven
10 53 (15.36%) SoapUI
11 50 (14.49%) NUnit
12 49 (14.20%) Git (software)
13 44 (12.75%) Appium
14 37 (10.72%) JMeter
15 32 (9.28%) FitNesse
16 29 (8.41%) LoadRunner
17 28 (8.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 26 (7.54%) Mockito
19 21 (6.09%) JBehave
20 20 (5.80%) Gradle
General
1 57 (16.52%) Finance
2 17 (4.93%) Banking
3 13 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.77%) Retail
4 8 (2.32%) Publishing
5 3 (0.87%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Games
7 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (23.19%) Developer
2 66 (19.13%) Tester
3 62 (17.97%) Consultant
4 56 (16.23%) Java Developer
5 55 (15.94%) Test Engineer
6 54 (15.65%) Automation Tester
7 49 (14.20%) Test Automation Engineer
7 49 (14.20%) Test Consultant
8 46 (13.33%) Analyst
9 43 (12.46%) Test Analyst
10 34 (9.86%) Senior Consultant
11 33 (9.57%) Test Automation Consultant
12 28 (8.12%) Java Engineer
13 25 (7.25%) Principal Consultant
14 22 (6.38%) Senior Test Consultant
15 20 (5.80%) Senior Tester
16 17 (4.93%) Senior Developer
16 17 (4.93%) Software Test Analyst
16 17 (4.93%) Software Tester
16 17 (4.93%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (45.80%) CSS
2 157 (45.51%) HTML
3 106 (30.72%) .NET
4 63 (18.26%) Spring
5 55 (15.94%) Hibernate
6 53 (15.36%) Web Services
7 46 (13.33%) REST
8 27 (7.83%) JPA
9 26 (7.54%) XML
10 23 (6.67%) SOAP
11 20 (5.80%) AngularJS
11 20 (5.80%) Guice
11 20 (5.80%) Java EE
12 19 (5.51%) J2EE
13 17 (4.93%) Dropwizard
13 17 (4.93%) JAX-RS
13 17 (4.93%) XML Schema
14 16 (4.64%) EJB
14 16 (4.64%) HTML5
14 16 (4.64%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 84 (24.35%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.51%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.19%) User Experience
5 8 (2.32%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.32%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (1.45%) Blog
6 5 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.16%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.16%) Cybercrime
7 4 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.58%) Equities
9 2 (0.58%) Fintech
9 2 (0.58%) iPad
9 2 (0.58%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.29%) Derivative
10 1 (0.29%) Social Media
10 1 (0.29%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.01%) Linux
2 34 (9.86%) Windows
3 21 (6.09%) Unix
4 4 (1.16%) Android
4 4 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 275 (79.71%) Test Automation
3 171 (49.57%) Continuous Integration
4 136 (39.42%) Open Source
5 134 (38.84%) SDLC
6 108 (31.30%) Scrum
7 100 (28.99%) TDD
8 94 (27.25%) BDD
9 67 (19.42%) Test Strategy
10 51 (14.78%) Mentoring
11 46 (13.33%) Scenario Testing
11 46 (13.33%) Unit Testing
12 43 (12.46%) Software Engineering
13 39 (11.30%) OO
14 37 (10.72%) Coaching
15 35 (10.14%) Functional Testing
15 35 (10.14%) Software Testing
16 32 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
17 30 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
17 30 (8.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 283 (82.03%) Java
2 187 (54.20%) SQL
3 181 (52.46%) C#
4 166 (48.12%) JavaScript
5 48 (13.91%) Python
6 27 (7.83%) C++
7 26 (7.54%) Scala
8 23 (6.67%) Bash Shell
9 18 (5.22%) Groovy
9 18 (5.22%) Ruby
10 16 (4.64%) XPath
11 7 (2.03%) PHP
12 6 (1.74%) VB
13 5 (1.45%) Clojure
13 5 (1.45%) Kotlin
14 4 (1.16%) Jython
15 3 (0.87%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.58%) Perl
17 1 (0.29%) C
Qualifications
1 142 (41.16%) Degree
2 41 (11.88%) ISTQB
3 38 (11.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 28 (8.12%) ISEB
5 17 (4.93%) DV Cleared
5 17 (4.93%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.61%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (26.67%) QA
2 6 (1.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (6.67%) Docker
2 6 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.16%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.87%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (6.09%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (3.77%) Puppet
3 12 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.16%) Ansible
5 1 (0.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 39 (11.30%) Oracle
2 16 (4.64%) HP
3 14 (4.06%) CA Agile Central
4 9 (2.61%) Atlassian
5 8 (2.32%) SAP
6 7 (2.03%) IBM
6 7 (2.03%) Microsoft
7 6 (1.74%) VMware
8 5 (1.45%) hybris
9 3 (0.87%) AppDynamics
9 3 (0.87%) Atomikos
9 3 (0.87%) Dynatrace
9 3 (0.87%) Tableau
10 1 (0.29%) Google
10 1 (0.29%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.29%) Splunk