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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 115 108 111
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 19 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.87% 0.89% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.13% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 11
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1755 1594 1410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.28% 78.56% 77.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1414 1194 1182
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -10 19 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
3 14 (50.00%) Scrum
4 12 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 12 (42.86%) SaaS
5 11 (39.29%) Selenium
6 10 (35.71%) ISEB
7 9 (32.14%) Degree
8 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
9 6 (21.43%) Java
10 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
10 5 (17.86%) BDD
10 5 (17.86%) Software Delivery
10 5 (17.86%) Web Testing
10 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
10 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
10 5 (17.86%) TDD
11 4 (14.29%) System Testing
11 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
11 4 (14.29%) SDLC
12 3 (10.71%) QA
12 3 (10.71%) SQL
13 2 (7.14%) SLA
13 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
13 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
13 2 (7.14%) Agile Testing
13 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
14 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
14 1 (3.57%) Business Process Mapping

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Selenium
2 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
2 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.57%) JMeter
3 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Automotive
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Tester
2 11 (39.29%) Senior Tester
3 7 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Software Tester
6 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Automation Tester
6 4 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Testing Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Quality Manager
7 1 (3.57%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
3 14 (50.00%) Scrum
4 12 (42.86%) Software Testing
5 5 (17.86%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) Web Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
5 5 (17.86%) BDD
5 5 (17.86%) Software Delivery
6 4 (14.29%) SDLC
6 4 (14.29%) System Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (3.57%) Line Management
8 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.57%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) ISEB
2 9 (32.14%) Degree
3 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
1 1 (3.57%) SAP
1 1 (3.57%) HP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millingham Consulting
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