The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 39 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.28% 1.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £34,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
168 140 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 71.79% 77.78% 69.75%
Number of salaries quoted 131 132 152
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% -4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £28,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £59,889
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Automation
Buckinghamshire

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 20 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) FTP

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (25.00%) FTP
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB