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

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 51 100 85
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -15
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 30 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.63% 0.095% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 0.11% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 29 1 6
Median salary £35,500 £47,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.26% +28.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £47,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
741 947 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 89.60% 89.59% 85.21%
Number of salaries quoted 615 804 692
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +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 £60,000
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 19 February 2017.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (64.44%) Automated Testing
2 25 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 20 (44.44%) Degree
4 19 (42.22%) Selenium
5 17 (37.78%) Manual Testing
6 16 (35.56%) Automation Testing
7 15 (33.33%) Ranorex
7 15 (33.33%) Virtual Team
8 14 (31.11%) ISEB
8 14 (31.11%) SQL
9 13 (28.89%) Java
10 12 (26.67%) Performance Testing
11 11 (24.44%) ISTQB
11 11 (24.44%) Finance
12 10 (22.22%) QA
13 9 (20.00%) JMeter
13 9 (20.00%) Regression Testing
14 8 (17.78%) Test Scripting
15 7 (15.56%) WebDriver
15 7 (15.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
16 6 (13.33%) XML Messaging
16 6 (13.33%) HTML
16 6 (13.33%) XML
16 6 (13.33%) Smoke Testing
17 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
17 5 (11.11%) BDD
17 5 (11.11%) Functional Testing
17 5 (11.11%) Non-Functional 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (42.22%) Selenium
2 15 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 9 (20.00%) JMeter
4 7 (15.56%) WebDriver
5 5 (11.11%) IntelliJ
5 5 (11.11%) JIRA
6 4 (8.89%) Eclipse
6 4 (8.89%) Protractor
6 4 (8.89%) VisualVM
7 3 (6.67%) JBehave
8 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
8 2 (4.44%) HP UFT
8 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
8 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
8 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Automotive
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Tester
2 19 (42.22%) Automation Tester
3 8 (17.78%) Agile Tester
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Tester
5 6 (13.33%) Software Tester
5 6 (13.33%) Test Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Java Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) QA Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Test Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) QA Test Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Technical Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Tester
9 2 (4.44%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Developer in Test
9 2 (4.44%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Test Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) HTML
1 6 (13.33%) XML
1 6 (13.33%) XML Messaging
2 4 (8.89%) J2EE
3 2 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.22%) .NET
4 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.22%) Behat
4 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) iPad
3 4 (8.89%) iPhone
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Android
3 3 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (2.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (64.44%) Automated Testing
2 25 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 17 (37.78%) Manual Testing
4 16 (35.56%) Automation Testing
5 12 (26.67%) Performance Testing
6 9 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 8 (17.78%) Test Scripting
8 6 (13.33%) Smoke Testing
9 5 (11.11%) BDD
9 5 (11.11%) Functional Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Test Management
10 4 (8.89%) Time Management
10 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
11 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
11 3 (6.67%) Load Testing
11 3 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 13 (28.89%) Java
3 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) Ruby
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) Degree
2 14 (31.11%) ISEB
3 11 (24.44%) ISTQB
4 7 (15.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) AppDynamics
1 4 (8.89%) IBM
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Seapine
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