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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 93 116 112
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 29 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.46% 0.59% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 0.76% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 22
Average salary £38,500 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.31% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £44,500 £52,500
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
1574 1448 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.98% 77.27% 76.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1164 1209 1169
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -4 12 £35,000 +9.37% 1
High Wycombe - 10 £38,500 - 2
Aylesbury - 1 £30,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (56.92%) Selenium
3 27 (41.54%) SQL
4 26 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 24 (36.92%) QA
6 23 (35.38%) QuickTest Pro
6 23 (35.38%) Finance
7 20 (30.77%) Oracle
8 17 (26.15%) Oracle Database
9 13 (20.00%) Test Management
9 13 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 13 (20.00%) C#
10 12 (18.46%) .NET
11 11 (16.92%) Java
11 11 (16.92%) Test Scripting
11 11 (16.92%) ISTQB
12 9 (13.85%) VBScript
13 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
13 8 (12.31%) ISEB
13 8 (12.31%) Software Testing
13 8 (12.31%) Regression Testing
13 8 (12.31%) Integration Testing
13 8 (12.31%) Automation Testing
14 7 (10.77%) User Experience
14 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
14 7 (10.77%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (10.77%) Ember.js
14 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
14 7 (10.77%) Backbone.js
14 7 (10.77%) KnockoutJS

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (10.77%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (56.92%) Selenium
2 23 (35.38%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.69%) JMeter
4 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 5 (7.69%) JIRA
4 5 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 4 (6.15%) PHPUnit
6 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.08%) WinRunner
7 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.08%) Behat
7 2 (3.08%) QARun
7 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (3.08%) Subversion
8 1 (1.54%) Maven
8 1 (1.54%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.54%) Ant
8 1 (1.54%) JUnit
General
1 23 (35.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Banking
2 1 (1.54%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Marketing
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Tester
1 21 (32.31%) Analyst
2 20 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 11 (16.92%) Software Tester
3 11 (16.92%) Test Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Test Manager
4 8 (12.31%) Software Test Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Automated Tester
7 4 (6.15%) Automated Test Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) QA Test Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Programme Test Manager
8 2 (3.08%) QA Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) .NET
2 7 (10.77%) CSS
2 7 (10.77%) HTML5
2 7 (10.77%) CSS3
2 7 (10.77%) Backbone.js
2 7 (10.77%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (10.77%) HTML
2 7 (10.77%) Ember.js
2 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (6.15%) Gherkin
4 3 (4.62%) jQuery
5 1 (1.54%) JSP
5 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.54%) Spring
5 1 (1.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Social Media
1 7 (10.77%) User Experience
2 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.62%) 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 39 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 13 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 13 (20.00%) Test Management
4 11 (16.92%) Test Scripting
5 8 (12.31%) Integration Testing
5 8 (12.31%) Software Testing
5 8 (12.31%) Regression Testing
5 8 (12.31%) Automation Testing
6 7 (10.77%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (10.77%) BDD
6 7 (10.77%) TDD
7 6 (9.23%) System Testing
8 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 5 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.69%) Line Management
8 5 (7.69%) Migration
8 5 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) SQL
2 13 (20.00%) C#
3 11 (16.92%) Java
4 9 (13.85%) VBScript
5 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.15%) PHP
7 3 (4.62%) VB
8 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) ISTQB
2 8 (12.31%) ISEB
3 6 (9.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (36.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Oracle
2 7 (10.77%) Adobe
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.08%) HP
4 2 (3.08%) VMware
4 2 (3.08%) Telerik
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