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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 117 117 102
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 22 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.36% 0.99% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.20% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 39
Median salary £37,500 £34,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £56,200 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1434 1836 1954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 86.39% 82.22% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 1367 1496
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +7 4 £37,500 +8.69%
Newport Pagnell - 2 £37,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 £30,000 -
Marlow - 1 - -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) SDLC
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) ISEB
3 7 (41.18%) Selenium
3 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (41.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
4 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
5 4 (23.53%) .NET
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) NUnit
5 4 (23.53%) WCF
5 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
6 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
6 3 (17.65%) System Testing
6 3 (17.65%) QA
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) Java
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) CSS
6 3 (17.65%) SOA
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
7 2 (11.76%) MVC
7 2 (11.76%) JMeter

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) 3G
1 1 (5.88%) 4G
1 1 (5.88%) GPRS
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
1 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) NUnit
3 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.76%) Gerrit
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) JMeter
3 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
3 2 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
3 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Test Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Manual Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Web Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Web Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
4 3 (17.65%) Test Leader
4 3 (17.65%) Test Team Leader
4 3 (17.65%) Tester
5 2 (11.76%) QA Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) QA Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) WCF
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) SDLC
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
6 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 3 (17.65%) SOA
6 3 (17.65%) System Testing
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.76%) API Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Defect Management
7 2 (11.76%) MVC
7 2 (11.76%) MVVM
7 2 (11.76%) OWASP
7 2 (11.76%) QA Automation
7 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) ISEB
1 7 (41.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Progress
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago