The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation Engineer
Rank 130 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.14% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1969 1887 1828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.30% 96.18% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1578 1545
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Automation Engineer
South East

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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 -8 2 £47,500 +69.64%
Test Automation Engineer
South East

Test Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title 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 with Test Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Behat
2 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Telerik
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) WFM
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Degree

Test Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title 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 with Test Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Behat
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) WFM
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Telerik
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
High Wycombe
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £42,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago