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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 108 113 107
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 19 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.93% 0.69% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.92% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 20
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £27,100 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,600 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
1569 1416 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 76.95% 75.24% 74.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1163 1194 1148
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 -10 11 £35,000 +9.37% 2
High Wycombe - 4 £38,500 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 39 (60.00%) Selenium
2 26 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (32.31%) SQL
5 17 (26.15%) Finance
6 15 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
6 15 (23.08%) .NET
6 15 (23.08%) ISTQB
7 14 (21.54%) QA
7 14 (21.54%) Oracle
8 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (18.46%) HTML
9 12 (18.46%) CSS
9 12 (18.46%) Test Scripting
10 11 (16.92%) HTML5
10 11 (16.92%) Social Media
10 11 (16.92%) Git (software)
10 11 (16.92%) CSS3
10 11 (16.92%) KnockoutJS
10 11 (16.92%) Adobe
10 11 (16.92%) Java
10 11 (16.92%) Photoshop
10 11 (16.92%) ISEB
10 11 (16.92%) Backbone.js
10 11 (16.92%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (16.92%) Ember.js
10 11 (16.92%) AngularJS
10 11 (16.92%) Oracle Database
11 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 10 (15.38%) C#

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (4.62%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.08%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (60.00%) Selenium
2 15 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (16.92%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.23%) WebDriver
4 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
5 5 (7.69%) JMeter
5 5 (7.69%) JIRA
6 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.62%) Behat
8 2 (3.08%) WinRunner
8 2 (3.08%) QARun
8 2 (3.08%) PHPUnit
8 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.08%) Subversion
9 1 (1.54%) Maven
9 1 (1.54%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.54%) Ant
9 1 (1.54%) JUnit
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Banking
2 1 (1.54%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Tester
2 24 (36.92%) Analyst
2 24 (36.92%) Test Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 12 (18.46%) Developer
5 11 (16.92%) Senior Developer
5 11 (16.92%) Front-End Developer
5 11 (16.92%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 10 (15.38%) Software Test Analyst
7 8 (12.31%) Test Manager
7 8 (12.31%) Automated Tester
8 5 (7.69%) Test Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Automated Test Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Test Automation Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Systems Tester
11 2 (3.08%) QA Tester
11 2 (3.08%) Manual Tester
12 1 (1.54%) QA Manager
12 1 (1.54%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) .NET
2 12 (18.46%) CSS
2 12 (18.46%) HTML
3 11 (16.92%) Ember.js
3 11 (16.92%) AngularJS
3 11 (16.92%) HTML5
3 11 (16.92%) CSS3
3 11 (16.92%) Backbone.js
3 11 (16.92%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (4.62%) jQuery
5 2 (3.08%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.54%) JSP
6 1 (1.54%) Web Services
6 1 (1.54%) XHTML
6 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.54%) Spring
6 1 (1.54%) Ajax
6 1 (1.54%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Social Media
2 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) UNIX
2 5 (7.69%) Windows NT
3 2 (3.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.46%) Test Scripting
4 11 (16.92%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 9 (13.85%) Test Management
7 6 (9.23%) Automation Testing
8 5 (7.69%) System Testing
8 5 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.69%) BDD
8 5 (7.69%) Change Control
8 5 (7.69%) TDD
8 5 (7.69%) Regression Testing
8 5 (7.69%) Stress Testing
8 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.69%) Integration Testing
9 4 (6.15%) Load Testing
10 3 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.62%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.31%) SQL
2 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.92%) Java
4 10 (15.38%) C#
5 5 (7.69%) VBScript
6 3 (4.62%) VB
7 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) C
8 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 11 (16.92%) ISEB
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.54%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Oracle
2 11 (16.92%) Adobe
3 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.15%) VMware
5 2 (3.08%) Telerik
6 1 (1.54%) HP
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