The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 68 98 86
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 23 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.70% 0.33% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 0.39% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 7
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
733 1028 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 86.13% 84.06% 81.36%
Number of salaries quoted 654 861 685
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Automated Testing
3 16 (53.33%) Software Testing
4 13 (43.33%) Manual Testing
5 12 (40.00%) Degree
6 10 (33.33%) SQL
6 10 (33.33%) Ranorex
6 10 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 10 (33.33%) Virtual Team
7 9 (30.00%) Selenium
8 8 (26.67%) QA
9 7 (23.33%) Finance
9 7 (23.33%) Scrum
10 6 (20.00%) ISEB
10 6 (20.00%) Performance Testing
10 6 (20.00%) ISTQB
10 6 (20.00%) QA Automation
11 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
11 5 (16.67%) Test Strategy
11 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 5 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
11 5 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (16.67%) Ruby
11 5 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (16.67%) JMeter
12 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
12 4 (13.33%) Java
12 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting

Test Automation
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 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Ranorex
2 9 (30.00%) Selenium
3 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.67%) JMeter
4 3 (10.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (6.67%) IntelliJ
5 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
5 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
6 1 (3.33%) JIRA
6 1 (3.33%) Protractor
6 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.33%) VisualVM
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Tester
2 13 (43.33%) Automation Tester
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Tester
3 5 (16.67%) QA Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Software Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Test Leader
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) XML
2 2 (6.67%) XML Messaging
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Automated Testing
3 16 (53.33%) Software Testing
4 13 (43.33%) Manual Testing
5 10 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Scrum
7 6 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 6 (20.00%) QA Automation
8 5 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Test Strategy
9 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
9 4 (13.33%) SDLC
9 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
10 3 (10.00%) Functional Testing
10 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
11 2 (6.67%) Load Testing
11 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Ruby
3 4 (13.33%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) ISEB
2 6 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
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