The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Test Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Engineer
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 96 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.73% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Median salary £38,000 £41,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.43% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1340 1669 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.31% 96.20% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1393 1352
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 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 +21 8 £37,500 +5.63% 1
Iver - 2 £44,000 -
Test Automation Engineer
South East

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Test Automation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) Automation Testing
4 12 (70.59%) TDD
5 10 (58.82%) Java
5 10 (58.82%) QA
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) Scrum
7 7 (41.18%) WebDriver
7 7 (41.18%) BDD
8 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
9 5 (29.41%) Web Testing
9 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
9 5 (29.41%) ISEB
9 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
9 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
9 5 (29.41%) Degree
9 5 (29.41%) Software Delivery
9 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
10 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
11 3 (17.65%) JIRA
11 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
11 3 (17.65%) QA Automation
12 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
12 2 (11.76%) SDLC
12 2 (11.76%) LoadUI
12 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
12 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
12 2 (11.76%) Build Automation

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
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:

Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (41.18%) WebDriver
3 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
3 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
4 3 (17.65%) JIRA
5 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (11.76%) JMeter
5 2 (11.76%) LoadUI
5 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Automation Testing
3 12 (70.59%) TDD
4 7 (41.18%) BDD
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
6 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Software Delivery
6 5 (29.41%) Web Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
8 3 (17.65%) QA Automation
8 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
9 2 (11.76%) Build Automation
9 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Open Source
9 2 (11.76%) SDLC
9 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
9 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
1 5 (29.41%) ISEB
1 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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