The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Automation
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 41 42
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 0.51% 1.22% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.44% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +57.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Test Automation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
High Wycombe
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 157 208 243
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 79.29% 84.55% 79.41%
Number of salaries quoted 121 179 177
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe citing Test Automation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in High Wycombe

Test Automation
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation in High Wycombe.

Salary trend for Test Automation in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Product Owner
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Minimum Viable Product
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
High Wycombe
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago