The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 95 134 113
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -21
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 26 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.69% 0.24% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.29% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 14
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,750 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
1301 1719 1699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 84.43% 82.13% 81.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1362 1300
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%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Test Automation
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 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 9 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 +34 22 £35,000 -12.50% 2
High Wycombe - 2 £55,000 -
Test Automation
South East

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 18 (47.37%) Software Testing
4 15 (39.47%) Degree
4 15 (39.47%) Manual Testing
5 13 (34.21%) Selenium
6 12 (31.58%) QA
7 10 (26.32%) Scrum
7 10 (26.32%) SQL
7 10 (26.32%) Automation Testing
7 10 (26.32%) Ranorex
7 10 (26.32%) QA Automation
7 10 (26.32%) Virtual Team
8 9 (23.68%) Test Strategy
8 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
9 8 (21.05%) Performance Testing
9 8 (21.05%) ISTQB
10 7 (18.42%) Finance
11 5 (13.16%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (13.16%) Ruby
11 5 (13.16%) Java
11 5 (13.16%) JMeter
11 5 (13.16%) ISEB
11 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
11 5 (13.16%) Functional Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Smoke Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
12 4 (10.53%) Jenkins

Test Automation
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Selenium
2 10 (26.32%) Ranorex
3 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.16%) JMeter
4 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.53%) LoadRunner
5 3 (7.89%) HP UFT
5 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.26%) IntelliJ
6 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.63%) JIRA
7 1 (2.63%) Protractor
7 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.63%) VisualVM
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Tester
2 13 (34.21%) Automation Tester
3 6 (15.79%) Test Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Tester
4 5 (13.16%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) QA Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Test Manager
5 4 (10.53%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Tester
5 4 (10.53%) Software Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Automation Test Lead
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Developer in Test
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Product Owner
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) XML
2 2 (5.26%) XML Messaging
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Virtual Team
2 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Minimum Viable Product
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) iPad
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Unix
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 18 (47.37%) Software Testing
4 15 (39.47%) Manual Testing
5 10 (26.32%) Automation Testing
5 10 (26.32%) QA Automation
5 10 (26.32%) Scrum
6 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (23.68%) Test Strategy
7 8 (21.05%) Performance Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (13.16%) Functional Testing
8 5 (13.16%) Smoke Testing
9 4 (10.53%) BDD
9 4 (10.53%) Build Automation
9 4 (10.53%) Open Source
9 4 (10.53%) TDD
9 4 (10.53%) Test Management
9 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Java
2 5 (13.16%) Ruby
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
2 8 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 5 (13.16%) ISEB
4 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
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