The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 99 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.19% - 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £41,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +18.46%
Automation Tester
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1015 997 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.66% 94.23% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 867 789 819
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,417 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Automation Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP