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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Engineer
Rank 117 133 115
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 8 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.50% 0.41% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.42% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 18
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.58%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Test Automation Engineer
South East

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
1560 2121 1915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.74% 96.02% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1716 1453
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Test Automation Engineer Salary Histogram 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 1 October 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 5 £32,500 -
Test Automation Engineer
South East

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) Automation Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Software Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
2 5 (62.50%) Web Testing
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
2 5 (62.50%) ISEB
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) QA Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Build Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins

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 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
2 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Automation Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Software Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Web Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Build Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) QA Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA