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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 74 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 16 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.91% 1.20% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 1.43% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 8
Median salary £35,000 £26,250 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.54%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
718 1051 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 85.89% 83.81% 81.51%
Number of salaries quoted 643 884 706
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,200 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Software Testing
2 14 (56.00%) Degree
3 13 (52.00%) Manual Testing
3 13 (52.00%) Automated Testing
4 12 (48.00%) Selenium
5 10 (40.00%) ISEB
6 9 (36.00%) TDD
6 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
6 9 (36.00%) BDD
6 9 (36.00%) Ranorex
6 9 (36.00%) Virtual Team
7 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
8 7 (28.00%) Test Strategy
9 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
9 6 (24.00%) Software Delivery
10 5 (20.00%) Java
10 5 (20.00%) SQL
10 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
10 5 (20.00%) Web Testing
10 5 (20.00%) QA
11 4 (16.00%) JIRA
11 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (12.00%) Smoke Testing
12 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
12 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
12 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Selenium
2 9 (36.00%) Ranorex
3 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (16.00%) JIRA
5 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (8.00%) JMeter
7 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
8 1 (4.00%) Capybara
8 1 (4.00%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (4.00%) PhantomJS
8 1 (4.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Law
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Automation Tester
1 9 (36.00%) Tester
2 6 (24.00%) Test Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Tester
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Test Leader
5 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Web Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Web Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) QA Manager
7 1 (4.00%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Software Testing
3 13 (52.00%) Automated Testing
3 13 (52.00%) Manual Testing
4 9 (36.00%) BDD
4 9 (36.00%) TDD
4 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (28.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (24.00%) Software Delivery
7 5 (20.00%) Web Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Smoke Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Test Planning
10 1 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Java
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Groovy
2 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
2 10 (40.00%) ISEB
3 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
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