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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 26 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 16 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.15% - 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.77% - 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 3
Average salary £26,750 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
206 166 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 79.23% 71.86% 76.04%
Number of salaries quoted 175 145 220
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (82.35%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) ISTQB
3 10 (58.82%) XML
4 9 (52.94%) UNIX
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 9 (52.94%) ISEB
4 9 (52.94%) JSP
4 9 (52.94%) Selenium
5 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
5 8 (47.06%) Banking
6 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
7 6 (35.29%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (35.29%) Oracle
7 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
7 6 (35.29%) QA
8 2 (11.76%) .NET
8 2 (11.76%) Java
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.76%) Retail
8 2 (11.76%) JIRA
8 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Test Management
9 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
9 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
9 1 (5.88%) Load Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Selenium
2 6 (35.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Tester
2 6 (35.29%) Web Tester
3 5 (29.41%) Test Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) XML
2 9 (52.94%) JSP
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) UNIX
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
2 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Test Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) ISTQB
2 9 (52.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
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