The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aylesbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 21 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aylesbury 3.70% 2.70% 6.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 3.57% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £35,000 £68,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.09% +61.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Test Automation
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aylesbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aylesbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
60 56 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aylesbury 74.07% 75.68% 65.43%
Number of salaries quoted 56 40 48
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Aylesbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Aylesbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Aylesbury

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Aylesbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Aylesbury region.

Test Automation Salary Trend in Aylesbury

Test Automation
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Aylesbury

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aylesbury region citing Test Automation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Automation.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Aylesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aylesbury region citing Test Automation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA