The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation Engineer
Rank - 78 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.82% -21.50%
Test Automation Engineer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1000 872 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.46% 95.51% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 742 751 728
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title 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 with Test Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Telerik
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Behat
1 3 (100.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) WFM
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting

Test Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title 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 with Test Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Behat
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) WFM
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Telerik
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle