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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 117 118 113
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 21 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.91% 0.85% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.07% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 12
Average salary £34,500 £40,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.33% +42.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £29,550 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £41,950 £48,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
1817 1689 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.90% 79.90% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1494 1242 1296
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram 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 5 August 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
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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 -4 19 £34,500 -18.82% 2
Aylesbury - 1 £30,000 - 1
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (53.49%) Scrum
3 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
4 18 (41.86%) CSS
5 14 (32.56%) Selenium
6 13 (30.23%) SaaS
6 13 (30.23%) MySQL
6 13 (30.23%) PHP
6 13 (30.23%) Java
6 13 (30.23%) SOA
7 12 (27.91%) System Testing
7 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
8 11 (25.58%) Manual Testing
9 9 (20.93%) ISTQB
9 9 (20.93%) Degree
9 9 (20.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (20.93%) User Experience
9 9 (20.93%) ISEB
9 9 (20.93%) J2EE
9 9 (20.93%) XML
10 8 (18.60%) Oracle
10 8 (18.60%) .NET
10 8 (18.60%) HTML
10 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (16.28%) Software Testing
11 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
11 7 (16.28%) C#
11 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.95%) XQuery
12 6 (13.95%) WSDL

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) MySQL
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Selenium
2 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.98%) JBehave
3 3 (6.98%) JMeter
4 1 (2.33%) NUnit
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Automotive
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) Tester
3 8 (18.60%) Team Leader
4 6 (13.95%) Test Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Test Team Leader
4 6 (13.95%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Tester
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Tester
7 3 (6.98%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.65%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (4.65%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.65%) QA Tester
8 2 (4.65%) Software Tester
8 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) CSS
2 9 (20.93%) XML
2 9 (20.93%) J2EE
3 8 (18.60%) HTML
3 8 (18.60%) .NET
4 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
5 6 (13.95%) JMS
5 6 (13.95%) WSDL
5 6 (13.95%) Middleware
5 6 (13.95%) SOAP
5 6 (13.95%) Web Services
5 6 (13.95%) XSD
5 6 (13.95%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (13.95%) REST
6 5 (11.63%) jQuery
6 5 (11.63%) HTML5
6 5 (11.63%) XHTML
7 4 (9.30%) Hibernate
8 3 (6.98%) Spring
8 3 (6.98%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) User Experience
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) UNIX
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (53.49%) Scrum
3 13 (30.23%) SOA
4 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
4 12 (27.91%) System Testing
5 11 (25.58%) Manual Testing
6 7 (16.28%) Software Testing
7 6 (13.95%) SDLC
8 5 (11.63%) Web Design
9 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
10 3 (6.98%) BDD
10 3 (6.98%) Time Management
10 3 (6.98%) Performance Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
11 2 (4.65%) B2B
11 2 (4.65%) B2C
11 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
11 2 (4.65%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
2 13 (30.23%) PHP
2 13 (30.23%) Java
3 7 (16.28%) C#
4 6 (13.95%) XQuery
5 4 (9.30%) SQL
6 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) ISEB
1 9 (20.93%) ISTQB
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
1 9 (20.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) hybris
4 3 (6.98%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
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