The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 37 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.73% 1.94% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 2.55% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £30,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £30,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Automated Testing
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 196 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 71.79% 75.97% 78.84%
Number of salaries quoted 175 152 176
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the High Wycombe region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Automated Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing.

1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 21 (100.00%) Finance
1 21 (100.00%) QA
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 14 (66.67%) Test Management
3 10 (47.62%) Data Migration
3 10 (47.62%) Selenium
3 10 (47.62%) Migration
4 9 (42.86%) Integration Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
6 7 (33.33%) VBScript
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
7 5 (23.81%) ISEB
7 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
7 5 (23.81%) Test Strategy
7 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
7 5 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.76%) VB

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (47.62%) Selenium
General
1 21 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Test Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Automation Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Automated Test Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Automation Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Test Management
1 14 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 10 (47.62%) Migration
2 10 (47.62%) Data Migration
3 9 (42.86%) Integration Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
5 5 (23.81%) Test Strategy
6 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
1 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
1 5 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle