The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 66 86 92
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 23 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.84% 1.21% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 1.38% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 1
Median salary £36,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.90% -15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%

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
711 939 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 87.89% 87.35% 83.57%
Number of salaries quoted 617 809 670
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,500 £30,567
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) Software Testing
3 20 (54.05%) Automated Testing
3 20 (54.05%) Degree
4 19 (51.35%) Manual Testing
5 16 (43.24%) Test Automation
5 16 (43.24%) Selenium
6 15 (40.54%) Ranorex
6 15 (40.54%) Virtual Team
7 13 (35.14%) ISEB
8 11 (29.73%) ISTQB
8 11 (29.73%) QA
9 9 (24.32%) Java
9 9 (24.32%) SQL
10 8 (21.62%) TDD
11 7 (18.92%) JIRA
12 6 (16.22%) Performance Testing
12 6 (16.22%) Software Delivery
13 5 (13.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (13.51%) Web Testing
13 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
13 5 (13.51%) BDD
13 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
14 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
14 4 (10.81%) Windows
14 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
14 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
15 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
15 3 (8.11%) Smoke Testing
15 3 (8.11%) QA Automation

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Selenium
2 15 (40.54%) Ranorex
3 7 (18.92%) JIRA
4 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
4 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
5 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
5 3 (8.11%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.41%) JMeter
6 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.70%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (2.70%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Automation Tester
1 16 (43.24%) Tester
2 12 (32.43%) Test Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Agile Tester
5 6 (16.22%) Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Test Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Test Team Leader
8 1 (2.70%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) QA Test Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Virtual Team
2 3 (8.11%) iPad
2 3 (8.11%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) Software Testing
3 20 (54.05%) Automated Testing
4 19 (51.35%) Manual Testing
5 16 (43.24%) Test Automation
6 8 (21.62%) TDD
7 6 (16.22%) Performance Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Software Delivery
8 5 (13.51%) BDD
8 5 (13.51%) Web Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
9 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
10 3 (8.11%) QA Automation
10 3 (8.11%) Scrum
10 3 (8.11%) Smoke Testing
10 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.41%) Defect Management
11 2 (5.41%) Open Source
11 2 (5.41%) Regression Testing
11 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) Java
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) Degree
2 13 (35.14%) ISEB
3 11 (29.73%) ISTQB
4 5 (13.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
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