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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 20 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 13 24 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 7.22% 13.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.61% 14.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
151 167 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 83.89% 91.76% 84.35%
Number of salaries quoted 53 87 106
Median salary £40,000 £46,400 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

The demand trend of job ads across the Abingdon 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 Abingdon

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Abingdon

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 3 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 34 (97.14%) C++
1 34 (97.14%) Sophos
1 34 (97.14%) Software Engineering
2 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 30 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 30 (85.71%) Coaching
3 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (68.57%) Linux
5 18 (51.43%) C
5 18 (51.43%) Mac OS X
5 18 (51.43%) Secure Coding
5 18 (51.43%) Cross-Platform Development
6 16 (45.71%) Python
7 7 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 6 (17.14%) Java
8 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
9 4 (11.43%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Fuzz Testing
9 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
9 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
9 4 (11.43%) QA
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
10 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
10 1 (2.86%) Life Science
10 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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:

Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Software Engineer
2 24 (68.57%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Server Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Server Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) QA Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) QA Software Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.86%) Life Science
1 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Linux
3 18 (51.43%) Mac OS X
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Software Engineering
2 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (85.71%) Coaching
2 30 (85.71%) Mentoring
2 30 (85.71%) Pair Programming
3 18 (51.43%) Cross-Platform Development
3 18 (51.43%) Secure Coding
4 7 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Fuzz Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
5 4 (11.43%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) Load Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Security Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) C++
2 18 (51.43%) C
3 16 (45.71%) Python
4 6 (17.14%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Sophos
2 28 (80.00%) Microsoft