The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 104 112 109
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 13 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.72% 0.46% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.60% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 23
Average salary £42,977 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.60% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Automated Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1458 1508 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.20% 76.98% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1166 1355
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Buckinghamshire region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +9 9 £42,977 +14.60% 2
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 26 (59.09%) Oracle
1 26 (59.09%) Finance
1 26 (59.09%) QA
2 24 (54.55%) SQL
3 22 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 18 (40.91%) QuickTest Pro
5 17 (38.64%) Selenium
6 16 (36.36%) ISEB
6 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (34.09%) Regression Testing
8 14 (31.82%) C#
8 14 (31.82%) Test Management
9 13 (29.55%) .NET
10 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
11 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
11 10 (22.73%) Scrum
11 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
12 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
13 8 (18.18%) SOA
13 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
14 7 (15.91%) ISTQB
14 7 (15.91%) Data Migration
14 7 (15.91%) Release Management
14 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (15.91%) VBScript
14 7 (15.91%) Migration
15 6 (13.64%) NUnit
15 6 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) SAP BI
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (40.91%) QuickTest Pro
2 17 (38.64%) Selenium
3 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (13.64%) NUnit
5 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.55%) JIRA
6 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (2.27%) WatiN
7 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.27%) PHPUnit
General
1 26 (59.09%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Analyst
1 16 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Test Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Team Leader
3 6 (13.64%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (11.36%) QA Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Automated Test Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Automated Test Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Tester
6 3 (6.82%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
3 6 (13.64%) WCF
3 6 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.27%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.27%) SAP PI
4 1 (2.27%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Hedge funds
2 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) UNIX
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) Regression Testing
3 14 (31.82%) Test Management
4 10 (22.73%) Scrum
4 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
5 8 (18.18%) SOA
5 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Data Migration
6 7 (15.91%) Release Management
6 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Migration
7 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 6 (13.64%) Test Strategy
8 5 (11.36%) Manual Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.09%) System Testing
9 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Stress Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Change Control
10 2 (4.55%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) C#
3 7 (15.91%) VBScript
4 3 (6.82%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.27%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) ISEB
2 7 (15.91%) ISTQB
3 5 (11.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) VCP4
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (59.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (2.27%) Telerik
4 1 (2.27%) HP
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