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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 76 115 122
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +7
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 30 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.21% 0.40% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 0.47% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 1
Median salary £37,500 £33,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% +2.30%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

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
1178 1474 1490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 86.62% 85.25% 83.29%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1234 1148
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,567
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +35 28 £37,500 +5.63% 1
Iver - 2 £44,000 -
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (51.06%) Automated Testing
2 24 (51.06%) Selenium
2 24 (51.06%) Manual Testing
3 23 (48.94%) Degree
4 22 (46.81%) Software Testing
5 20 (42.55%) QA
6 18 (38.30%) Test Automation
7 17 (36.17%) Java
8 16 (34.04%) SQL
9 15 (31.91%) Ranorex
9 15 (31.91%) Virtual Team
9 15 (31.91%) ISEB
10 13 (27.66%) TDD
11 12 (25.53%) WebDriver
12 11 (23.40%) ISTQB
13 9 (19.15%) Performance Testing
13 9 (19.15%) JIRA
14 8 (17.02%) Finance
14 8 (17.02%) Scrum
14 8 (17.02%) BDD
15 7 (14.89%) QA Automation
15 7 (14.89%) Regression Testing
15 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
16 6 (12.77%) Cucumber
16 6 (12.77%) iPad
16 6 (12.77%) Software Delivery
16 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 5 (10.64%) Test Strategy
17 5 (10.64%) Defect Management

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 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (51.06%) Selenium
2 15 (31.91%) Ranorex
3 12 (25.53%) WebDriver
4 9 (19.15%) JIRA
5 6 (12.77%) Cucumber
6 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
7 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
7 3 (6.38%) SoapUI
8 2 (4.26%) IntelliJ
8 2 (4.26%) JMeter
8 2 (4.26%) LoadUI
8 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.13%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
9 1 (2.13%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Tester
2 17 (36.17%) Test Engineer
3 16 (34.04%) Automation Tester
4 13 (27.66%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Agile Tester
6 7 (14.89%) Analyst
6 7 (14.89%) Test Analyst
7 6 (12.77%) Java Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) QA Automation Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) QA Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Software Tester
10 3 (6.38%) Automation Engineer
11 2 (4.26%) Selenium Tester
11 2 (4.26%) Test Manager
12 1 (2.13%) QA Tester
12 1 (2.13%) Technical Manager
12 1 (2.13%) Technical Test Manager
12 1 (2.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Virtual Team
2 6 (12.77%) iPad
3 4 (8.51%) Smartcard
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (51.06%) Automated Testing
2 24 (51.06%) Manual Testing
3 22 (46.81%) Software Testing
4 18 (38.30%) Test Automation
5 13 (27.66%) TDD
6 9 (19.15%) Performance Testing
7 8 (17.02%) BDD
7 8 (17.02%) Scrum
8 7 (14.89%) QA Automation
8 7 (14.89%) Regression Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
9 6 (12.77%) Software Delivery
10 5 (10.64%) Defect Management
10 5 (10.64%) Test Strategy
10 5 (10.64%) Web Testing
11 4 (8.51%) SDLC
11 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
12 3 (6.38%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) Java
2 16 (34.04%) SQL
3 3 (6.38%) Ruby
4 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (48.94%) Degree
2 15 (31.91%) ISEB
3 11 (23.40%) ISTQB
4 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (42.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) HP
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