The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - 46 42
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe - 0.32% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.41% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £42,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Test Automation
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
181 244 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 71.26% 77.46% 78.31%
Number of salaries quoted 163 204 150
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of job ads across the High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

Test Automation
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Test Automation
Top 17 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) C#

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Test Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP