The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 105 133 136
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +3
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 10 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.63% 0.39% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.47% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 3
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Automation 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
1360 1895 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 85.91% 82.61% 83.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1431 1403
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
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%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Buckinghamshire region.

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Automation 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 Automation Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 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 +33 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 12 (75.00%) Selenium
2 10 (62.50%) QA
3 8 (50.00%) JIRA
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 7 (43.75%) BDD
5 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
5 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
6 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
7 4 (25.00%) QA Automation
7 4 (25.00%) Kanban
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
8 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
8 3 (18.75%) JMeter
8 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
8 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
8 3 (18.75%) Fintech
9 2 (12.50%) API Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (12.50%) C#
9 2 (12.50%) ISEB
9 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
9 2 (12.50%) JavaScript

Automation 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Selenium
2 8 (50.00%) JIRA
3 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
4 3 (18.75%) JMeter
4 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
5 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
6 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 1 (6.25%) Hudson
6 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Java Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) QA Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (18.75%) Automation Test Lead
2 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Fintech
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) BDD
1 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
3 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 4 (25.00%) Kanban
4 4 (25.00%) QA Automation
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) API Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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