The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 79 65 98
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +33
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 30 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.98% 2.12% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 2.59% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 8
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £30,600 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,990 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1263 1003 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.20% 81.74% 80.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 751 866
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) Scrum
3 15 (38.46%) SOA
3 15 (38.46%) Selenium
4 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
5 13 (33.33%) Java
5 13 (33.33%) Oracle
5 13 (33.33%) CSS
6 10 (25.64%) C#
6 10 (25.64%) .NET
6 10 (25.64%) Manual Testing
6 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
6 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
7 9 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
7 9 (23.08%) J2EE
7 9 (23.08%) XML
7 9 (23.08%) ISEB
8 8 (20.51%) MySQL
8 8 (20.51%) PHP
8 8 (20.51%) HTML
8 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
8 8 (20.51%) SaaS
8 8 (20.51%) System Testing
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.38%) XQuery
10 6 (15.38%) WSDL
10 6 (15.38%) Middleware
10 6 (15.38%) XSD

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
2 8 (20.51%) MySQL
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Selenium
2 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.82%) NUnit
4 3 (7.69%) JMeter
4 3 (7.69%) JBehave
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Automotive
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Team Leader
3 8 (20.51%) Tester
4 6 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Test Team Leader
4 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Test Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Development Manager
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (5.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Development Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Automated Test Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) CSS
2 10 (25.64%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
3 9 (23.08%) J2EE
3 9 (23.08%) XML
4 8 (20.51%) HTML
5 6 (15.38%) XSD
5 6 (15.38%) SOAP
5 6 (15.38%) Web Services
5 6 (15.38%) JMS
5 6 (15.38%) WSDL
5 6 (15.38%) Middleware
5 6 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (15.38%) REST
6 5 (12.82%) HTML5
6 5 (12.82%) Entity Framework
6 5 (12.82%) WCF
6 5 (12.82%) jQuery
6 5 (12.82%) XHTML
7 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) User Experience
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) Scrum
3 15 (38.46%) SOA
4 10 (25.64%) Manual Testing
5 8 (20.51%) System Testing
5 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.38%) SDLC
6 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Web Design
7 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.26%) Release Management
9 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.69%) Time Management
9 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.69%) BDD
9 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Project Management
10 2 (5.13%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
2 13 (33.33%) Java
3 10 (25.64%) C#
4 8 (20.51%) PHP
5 6 (15.38%) XQuery
6 3 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) ISEB
1 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
1 9 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (12.82%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) hybris
4 2 (5.13%) Google
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kyna Associates
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