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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 105 124 127
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 15 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.98% 0.68% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.83% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 6
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -35.89%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
1300 1694 1700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 84.53% 81.99% 81.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1338 1302
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +13 14 £35,000 +40.00% 1
High Wycombe - 1 £57,500 -
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (70.59%) Degree
3 19 (55.88%) ISEB
4 18 (52.94%) Software Testing
5 17 (50.00%) ISTQB
6 14 (41.18%) Automated Testing
7 12 (35.29%) Manual Testing
8 11 (32.35%) Selenium
9 10 (29.41%) SQL
9 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
9 10 (29.41%) Ranorex
9 10 (29.41%) Virtual Team
10 9 (26.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (26.47%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (26.47%) Waterfall
10 9 (26.47%) V-Model
10 9 (26.47%) Test Management
10 9 (26.47%) HP
10 9 (26.47%) Finance
11 7 (20.59%) TDD
11 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
11 7 (20.59%) BDD
12 6 (17.65%) Software Delivery
12 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
12 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
13 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
13 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
13 5 (14.71%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (14.71%) HP UFT

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
1 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Selenium
2 10 (29.41%) Ranorex
3 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
4 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
4 5 (14.71%) HP UFT
5 4 (11.76%) LoadRunner
5 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (8.82%) JIRA
7 2 (5.88%) JMeter
7 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.94%) Capybara
8 1 (2.94%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (2.94%) NeoLoad
8 1 (2.94%) PhantomJS
8 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.94%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Tester
2 10 (29.41%) Automation Tester
3 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Test Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Test Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Tester
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Web Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Web Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.94%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Virtual Team
2 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) Software Testing
3 14 (41.18%) Automated Testing
4 12 (35.29%) Manual Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 9 (26.47%) Test Management
6 9 (26.47%) V-Model
6 9 (26.47%) Waterfall
7 7 (20.59%) BDD
7 7 (20.59%) TDD
8 6 (17.65%) Software Delivery
8 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
9 5 (14.71%) Test Strategy
9 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Web Testing
10 4 (11.76%) SDLC
11 3 (8.82%) Line Management
11 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
11 3 (8.82%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 3 (8.82%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) Groovy
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) Degree
2 19 (55.88%) ISEB
3 17 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 9 (26.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (11.76%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (11.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SDET
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) HP
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) Salesforce.com
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