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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank - 39 35
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe - 1.32% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.69% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £34,000 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
233 177 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 75.40% 77.97% 74.74%
Number of salaries quoted 162 131 137
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft