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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 95 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 9 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% - 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% - 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 13
Average salary £32,500 - £30,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 - £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
1128 1025 1062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.49% 77.71% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 853 828 947
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) QA
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) SaaS
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (33.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Software Tester
2 4 (44.44%) QA Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
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 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago