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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 112 87 126
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +39
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 29 46 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.25% 2.03% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 2.52% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 44 12
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,990 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -
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
1872 1823 1626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.62% 80.56% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1382 1414
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -28 29 £34,500 +2.98%
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) Scrum
3 19 (45.24%) SOA
4 18 (42.86%) Selenium
5 16 (38.10%) Oracle
6 15 (35.71%) C#
6 15 (35.71%) .NET
6 15 (35.71%) .NET Framework
7 13 (30.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (30.95%) Relational Database
7 13 (30.95%) Java
7 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
8 12 (28.57%) CSS
9 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
10 9 (21.43%) XML
10 9 (21.43%) J2EE
10 9 (21.43%) ISEB
11 8 (19.05%) HTML
11 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
11 8 (19.05%) Manual Testing
11 8 (19.05%) System Testing
11 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
12 7 (16.67%) WCF
12 7 (16.67%) Release Management
12 7 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (16.67%) SaaS
12 7 (16.67%) Entity Framework
12 7 (16.67%) NUnit
12 7 (16.67%) MySQL
12 7 (16.67%) PHP

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) Relational Database
2 7 (16.67%) MySQL
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Selenium
2 13 (30.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (16.67%) NUnit
4 3 (7.14%) JBehave
4 3 (7.14%) JMeter
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Automotive
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Team Leader
3 8 (19.05%) Lead Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Tester
4 6 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
4 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Test Team Leader
6 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) .NET
1 15 (35.71%) .NET Framework
2 12 (28.57%) CSS
3 9 (21.43%) XML
3 9 (21.43%) J2EE
4 8 (19.05%) HTML
5 7 (16.67%) WCF
5 7 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 6 (14.29%) XSD
6 6 (14.29%) SOAP
6 6 (14.29%) Web Services
6 6 (14.29%) JMS
6 6 (14.29%) WSDL
6 6 (14.29%) Middleware
6 6 (14.29%) REST
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (11.90%) jQuery
7 5 (11.90%) HTML5
7 5 (11.90%) XHTML
8 3 (7.14%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) User Experience
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) UNIX
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) Scrum
3 19 (45.24%) SOA
4 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
5 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.05%) Manual Testing
5 8 (19.05%) System Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Release Management
7 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Web Design
9 4 (9.52%) SDLC
10 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.14%) Performance Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Time Management
10 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.14%) BDD
10 3 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.76%) B2B
11 2 (4.76%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) C#
2 13 (30.95%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) PHP
4 6 (14.29%) XQuery
5 5 (11.90%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) ISEB
2 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
3 7 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) hybris
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £35,000
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