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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 60 92 88
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -4
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 28 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.30% 0.49% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 0.54% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 1
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

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
766 925 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 90.22% 90.78% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 639 779 698
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 28 February 2017.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) Automated Testing
3 22 (51.16%) Software Testing
3 22 (51.16%) Manual Testing
4 21 (48.84%) Selenium
4 21 (48.84%) Degree
5 20 (46.51%) QA
6 16 (37.21%) Test Automation
7 15 (34.88%) Ranorex
7 15 (34.88%) Virtual Team
8 14 (32.56%) SQL
8 14 (32.56%) Java
9 13 (30.23%) ISEB
10 12 (27.91%) TDD
11 10 (23.26%) WebDriver
12 9 (20.93%) JIRA
12 9 (20.93%) ISTQB
13 8 (18.60%) Scrum
14 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
14 7 (16.28%) Finance
14 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
14 7 (16.28%) BDD
14 7 (16.28%) QA Automation
15 6 (13.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (13.95%) iPad
16 5 (11.63%) Cucumber
16 5 (11.63%) Software Delivery
16 5 (11.63%) Test Strategy
16 5 (11.63%) Windows
16 5 (11.63%) Regression Testing

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 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (48.84%) Selenium
2 15 (34.88%) Ranorex
3 10 (23.26%) WebDriver
4 9 (20.93%) JIRA
5 5 (11.63%) Cucumber
6 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
7 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
8 2 (4.65%) IntelliJ
8 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.33%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.33%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Tester
2 16 (37.21%) Automation Tester
3 14 (32.56%) Test Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Agile Tester
6 7 (16.28%) Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) Test Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Java Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) QA Automation Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) QA Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Software Tester
9 3 (6.98%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) Selenium Tester
11 1 (2.33%) QA Test Engineer
11 1 (2.33%) QA Tester
11 1 (2.33%) Software QA Tester
11 1 (2.33%) Technical Manager
11 1 (2.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Virtual Team
2 6 (13.95%) iPad
3 4 (9.30%) Smartcard
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) Automated Testing
3 22 (51.16%) Manual Testing
3 22 (51.16%) Software Testing
4 16 (37.21%) Test Automation
5 12 (27.91%) TDD
6 8 (18.60%) Scrum
7 7 (16.28%) BDD
7 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
7 7 (16.28%) QA Automation
7 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
8 5 (11.63%) Defect Management
8 5 (11.63%) Regression Testing
8 5 (11.63%) Software Delivery
8 5 (11.63%) Test Strategy
9 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.30%) Web Testing
10 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.98%) Kanban
10 3 (6.98%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) Java
1 14 (32.56%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) Ruby
3 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) Degree
2 13 (30.23%) ISEB
3 9 (20.93%) ISTQB
4 6 (13.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (46.51%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
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