The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 110 121 105
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 20 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.95% 0.45% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.61% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 15
Average salary £37,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £26,800 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £35,000 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1630 1479 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.73% 73.84% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1271 1203
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Automated Testing
South East

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
(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 +6 16 £34,250 +7.03% 2
Gerrards Cross - 1 £30,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 33 (56.90%) Selenium
2 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (34.48%) Test Automation
4 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.86%) SQL
4 15 (25.86%) .NET
4 15 (25.86%) ISTQB
5 14 (24.14%) HTML
5 14 (24.14%) CSS
6 13 (22.41%) Photoshop
6 13 (22.41%) Adobe
6 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
6 13 (22.41%) HTML5
6 13 (22.41%) Social Media
6 13 (22.41%) CSS3
6 13 (22.41%) Backbone.js
6 13 (22.41%) KnockoutJS
6 13 (22.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (22.41%) Ember.js
6 13 (22.41%) AngularJS
7 12 (20.69%) Test Scripting
8 11 (18.97%) Java
8 11 (18.97%) Finance
9 10 (17.24%) C#
9 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
9 10 (17.24%) ISEB
9 10 (17.24%) Software Testing
10 9 (15.52%) Oracle
10 9 (15.52%) QuickTest Pro
10 9 (15.52%) QA

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (5.17%) Apache
2 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (56.90%) Selenium
2 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
3 9 (15.52%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (10.34%) WebDriver
5 5 (8.62%) JIRA
5 5 (8.62%) JMeter
5 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.17%) Behat
8 2 (3.45%) WinRunner
8 2 (3.45%) QARun
8 2 (3.45%) PHPUnit
8 2 (3.45%) Subversion
9 1 (1.72%) Maven
9 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.72%) Ant
9 1 (1.72%) JUnit
9 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Tester
2 22 (37.93%) Analyst
3 21 (36.21%) Test Analyst
4 14 (24.14%) Developer
5 13 (22.41%) Senior Developer
5 13 (22.41%) Front-End Developer
5 13 (22.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 10 (17.24%) Software Tester
7 9 (15.52%) Software Test Analyst
8 8 (13.79%) Automated Tester
9 7 (12.07%) Test Manager
10 4 (6.90%) Automated Test Analyst
11 2 (3.45%) QA Tester
11 2 (3.45%) Manual Tester
11 2 (3.45%) Systems Tester
11 2 (3.45%) Test Engineer
12 1 (1.72%) Technical Analyst
12 1 (1.72%) Senior Tester
12 1 (1.72%) Technical Support Analyst
12 1 (1.72%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) .NET
2 14 (24.14%) CSS
2 14 (24.14%) HTML
3 13 (22.41%) Ember.js
3 13 (22.41%) AngularJS
3 13 (22.41%) HTML5
3 13 (22.41%) CSS3
3 13 (22.41%) Backbone.js
3 13 (22.41%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (5.17%) jQuery
5 2 (3.45%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.72%) JSP
6 1 (1.72%) Web Services
6 1 (1.72%) XHTML
6 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.72%) Spring
6 1 (1.72%) Ajax
6 1 (1.72%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Social Media
2 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) UNIX
2 5 (8.62%) Windows NT
3 2 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (34.48%) Test Automation
3 13 (22.41%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (20.69%) Test Scripting
5 10 (17.24%) Software Testing
6 6 (10.34%) Test Management
6 6 (10.34%) Automation Testing
7 5 (8.62%) Change Control
7 5 (8.62%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (8.62%) Waterfall
7 5 (8.62%) BDD
7 5 (8.62%) Stress Testing
7 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.62%) TDD
8 4 (6.90%) Load Testing
8 4 (6.90%) System Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Manual Testing
10 2 (3.45%) Test Strategy
10 2 (3.45%) User Stories
10 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
1 15 (25.86%) SQL
2 11 (18.97%) Java
3 10 (17.24%) C#
4 5 (8.62%) VBScript
5 3 (5.17%) VB
6 2 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (1.72%) C
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) ISTQB
2 10 (17.24%) ISEB
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Adobe
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.52%) Oracle
4 4 (6.90%) VMware
5 2 (3.45%) Telerik
6 1 (1.72%) HP
High Wycombe
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £42,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago