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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 95 99 90
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 7 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.57% 0.079% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.10% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 18
Average salary £32,500 - £29,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 - £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,700 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
Automation 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
1027 980 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.16% 77.10% 85.89%
Number of salaries quoted 776 793 889
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Web Testing

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Software Tester
2 4 (44.44%) QA Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
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