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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 80 101 77
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 9 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.11% 1.05% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.22% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 13
Median salary £57,500 £41,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.39% +23.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,485 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £42,500
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
707 1148 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 87.18% 85.93% 83.90%
Number of salaries quoted 620 949 652
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,250 £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 30 September 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
4 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
5 5 (29.41%) Ruby
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
5 5 (29.41%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (29.41%) QA
5 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
5 5 (29.41%) Automation Testing
5 5 (29.41%) QA Automation
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (23.53%) Selenium
7 3 (17.65%) ISEB
7 3 (17.65%) JMeter
7 3 (17.65%) SAP
7 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
7 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
7 3 (17.65%) JIRA
7 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
7 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Fintech
8 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
8 2 (11.76%) Smoke Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Selenium
3 3 (17.65%) JIRA
3 3 (17.65%) JMeter
3 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
4 2 (11.76%) Ranorex
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Test Leader
2 4 (23.53%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) QA Automation Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) QA Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Test Lead
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (11.76%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) Fintech
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
4 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
5 5 (29.41%) Automation Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (29.41%) QA Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Defect Management
7 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) SDLC
7 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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