Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TestNG
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 863 883 1014
Rank change year-on-year +20 +131 +46
Permanent jobs citing TestNG 333 343 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.91% 0.98% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 274 296 267
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £34,250 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% +2.94%

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 36595 35004 38379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.36% 18.71% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 29765 30214 32428
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 £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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
England +16 309 £57,500 +15.00% 16
London -28 180 £60,000 - 11
UK excluding London +38 143 £42,500 -5.56% 6
South East +6 44 £57,500 +27.78% 1
Midlands +39 34 £50,000 +33.33%
North of England +17 28 £42,500 - 2
West Midlands +25 24 £55,000 -
South West +19 21 £50,000 +47.06% 2
North West -5 18 £42,250 -0.59%
Scotland -6 13 £40,000 -
East Midlands +36 10 £35,000 -6.67%
Yorkshire +8 6 £57,500 +35.29% 2
North East - 4 £27,500 -
East of England -4 2 £47,500 +5.56%
Wales +7 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 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 with a requirement for TestNG.

1 296 (88.89%) Java
2 294 (88.29%) JUnit
3 256 (76.88%) Test Automation
4 255 (76.58%) Selenium
5 248 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
6 144 (43.24%) C#
6 144 (43.24%) SQL
7 136 (40.84%) Continuous Integration
8 123 (36.94%) JavaScript
9 121 (36.34%) Analytical Skills
10 119 (35.74%) Open Source
11 115 (34.53%) Cucumber
12 113 (33.93%) Jenkins
13 107 (32.13%) QA
14 106 (31.83%) TDD
15 105 (31.53%) CSS
15 105 (31.53%) SDLC
16 104 (31.23%) BDD
16 104 (31.23%) HTML
17 103 (30.93%) Degree
18 101 (30.33%) Analytical Thinking
19 95 (28.53%) WebDriver
20 91 (27.33%) Spring
21 90 (27.03%) Scrum
22 87 (26.13%) Maven
22 87 (26.13%) REST
23 80 (24.02%) .NET
24 79 (23.72%) Hibernate
25 75 (22.52%) Jasmine
26 73 (21.92%) Protractor

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 29 (8.71%) Tomcat
2 22 (6.61%) Confluence
3 16 (4.80%) Apache
3 16 (4.80%) Jetty
4 7 (2.10%) JBoss
5 4 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.90%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 9 (2.70%) SAP ERP
1 9 (2.70%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (1.50%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 41 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (9.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (6.91%) SaaS
4 8 (2.40%) BrowserStack
5 7 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.10%) Amazon S3
5 7 (2.10%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.90%) GitHub
7 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.80%) SMPP
1 16 (4.80%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.80%) HTTP
3 4 (1.20%) PuTTY
3 4 (1.20%) WinSCP
4 2 (0.60%) Skype
5 1 (0.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.91%) MySQL
2 36 (10.81%) Redis
3 31 (9.31%) MongoDB
3 31 (9.31%) NoSQL
4 25 (7.51%) SQL Server
5 23 (6.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 23 (6.91%) HBase
6 21 (6.31%) Hadoop
7 14 (4.20%) DB2
8 9 (2.70%) SQLPlus
9 7 (2.10%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.90%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.90%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.60%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 294 (88.29%) JUnit
2 255 (76.58%) Selenium
3 115 (34.53%) Cucumber
4 113 (33.93%) Jenkins
5 95 (28.53%) WebDriver
6 87 (26.13%) Maven
7 75 (22.52%) Jasmine
8 73 (21.92%) Protractor
9 65 (19.52%) JIRA
10 52 (15.62%) Git (software)
11 48 (14.41%) SoapUI
12 43 (12.91%) JMeter
13 38 (11.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 38 (11.41%) JBehave
14 37 (11.11%) FitNesse
14 37 (11.11%) Mockito
15 35 (10.51%) Gradle
16 31 (9.31%) HP UFT
17 27 (8.11%) Appium
18 24 (7.21%) Spock
General
1 51 (15.32%) Finance
2 19 (5.71%) Banking
3 10 (3.00%) Retail Banking
4 9 (2.70%) Publishing
5 8 (2.40%) Retail
6 6 (1.80%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.80%) Marketing
7 5 (1.50%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.90%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.60%) Games
11 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 85 (25.53%) Developer
2 69 (20.72%) Java Developer
3 68 (20.42%) Tester
4 62 (18.62%) Automation Tester
5 59 (17.72%) Test Engineer
6 54 (16.22%) Test Automation Engineer
7 36 (10.81%) Analyst
7 36 (10.81%) Consultant
8 35 (10.51%) Test Analyst
9 30 (9.01%) Test Consultant
10 27 (8.11%) Developer in Test
10 27 (8.11%) Senior Tester
11 26 (7.81%) Java Engineer
12 24 (7.21%) Senior Automation Tester
13 22 (6.61%) Java Automation Tester
14 20 (6.01%) Test Automation Consultant
15 19 (5.71%) QA Tester
15 19 (5.71%) Software Engineer
16 17 (5.11%) QA Automation Tester
16 17 (5.11%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (31.53%) CSS
2 104 (31.23%) HTML
3 91 (27.33%) Spring
4 87 (26.13%) REST
5 80 (24.02%) .NET
6 79 (23.72%) Hibernate
7 58 (17.42%) Web Services
8 36 (10.81%) RESTful
9 35 (10.51%) SOAP
10 29 (8.71%) XML
11 28 (8.41%) JPA
12 26 (7.81%) Dropwizard
13 20 (6.01%) Java EE
14 19 (5.71%) Guice
14 19 (5.71%) JDBC
15 18 (5.41%) J2EE
15 18 (5.41%) XSLT
16 16 (4.80%) EJB
16 16 (4.80%) JMS
16 16 (4.80%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 121 (36.34%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (10.21%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.20%) Linux Command Line
4 11 (3.30%) User Experience
5 7 (2.10%) Algorithms
5 7 (2.10%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.80%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.90%) Blog
8 3 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.60%) Fintech
9 2 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.30%) Equities
10 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.30%) Online Games
10 1 (0.30%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 46 (13.81%) Linux
2 41 (12.31%) Windows
3 30 (9.01%) Unix
4 4 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.20%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (76.88%) Test Automation
2 248 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (40.84%) Continuous Integration
4 119 (35.74%) Open Source
5 106 (31.83%) TDD
6 105 (31.53%) SDLC
7 104 (31.23%) BDD
8 101 (30.33%) Analytical Thinking
9 90 (27.03%) Scrum
10 65 (19.52%) Software Engineering
11 62 (18.62%) Test Strategy
12 53 (15.92%) Unit Testing
13 50 (15.02%) Exploratory Testing
14 48 (14.41%) Scenario Testing
15 47 (14.11%) SDET
16 41 (12.31%) Mentoring
17 39 (11.71%) API Testing
17 39 (11.71%) Continuous Improvement
18 31 (9.31%) Performance Testing
18 31 (9.31%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 296 (88.89%) Java
2 144 (43.24%) C#
2 144 (43.24%) SQL
3 123 (36.94%) JavaScript
4 42 (12.61%) Python
5 32 (9.61%) Ruby
6 27 (8.11%) Groovy
7 25 (7.51%) Bash Shell
8 22 (6.61%) Scala
9 17 (5.11%) XPath
10 14 (4.20%) C++
11 11 (3.30%) PHP
12 6 (1.80%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.20%) F#
14 3 (0.90%) VB
15 2 (0.60%) Perl
15 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 103 (30.93%) Degree
2 31 (9.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (9.01%) ISTQB
4 17 (5.11%) ISEB
5 4 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.20%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.60%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.60%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (32.13%) QA
2 7 (2.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (8.41%) Docker
2 7 (2.10%) Apache Flume
3 4 (1.20%) vSphere
4 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.60%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 21 (6.31%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (5.11%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (3.90%) Puppet
4 3 (0.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (11.11%) Oracle
2 24 (7.21%) HP
3 15 (4.50%) Atlassian
4 14 (4.20%) IBM
5 9 (2.70%) SAP
6 7 (2.10%) CA Agile Central
7 6 (1.80%) VMware
8 5 (1.50%) hybris
9 4 (1.20%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.20%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.20%) Software AG
9 4 (1.20%) webMethods
10 3 (0.90%) AppDynamics
10 3 (0.90%) Facebook
11 2 (0.60%) Aquila
11 2 (0.60%) Dynatrace
12 1 (0.30%) Atomikos
12 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com