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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 116 121 115
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 10 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.57% 0.056% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.069% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
1470 1459 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 84.00% 82.01% 79.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1117 1179
Average salary £45,000 £42,977 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,567 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +9 9 £28,750 -11.53% 1
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (65.22%) Selenium
2 13 (56.52%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) ISEB
3 11 (47.83%) Web Testing
4 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
4 10 (43.48%) Eclipse
5 9 (39.13%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) Manual Testing
7 6 (26.09%) Web Development
7 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
7 6 (26.09%) IntelliJ
7 6 (26.09%) J2EE
7 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Testing
8 5 (21.74%) BDD
8 5 (21.74%) TDD
8 5 (21.74%) QA
9 4 (17.39%) Degree
9 4 (17.39%) SQL
9 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
10 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
11 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
11 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
11 2 (8.70%) JIRA
11 2 (8.70%) .NET
11 2 (8.70%) HP UFT

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Selenium
2 10 (43.48%) Eclipse
3 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
3 6 (26.09%) IntelliJ
4 2 (8.70%) HP UFT
4 2 (8.70%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Test Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Test Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Software Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Software Test Analyst
5 5 (21.74%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) Tester
6 4 (17.39%) Automation Tester
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) QA Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Web Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Web Test Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) J2EE
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Web Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Manual Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Testing
4 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
4 6 (26.09%) Web Development
5 5 (21.74%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
7 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
8 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.35%) API Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Scrum
9 1 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) ISEB
2 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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