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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 8.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.46% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
148 104 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 86.05% 83.87% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 89 84 46
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Test Automation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Automation.

1 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (67.65%) Sophos
3 22 (64.71%) QA
4 21 (61.76%) Windows
5 17 (50.00%) Python
6 16 (47.06%) Data Mining
6 16 (47.06%) Test Management
6 16 (47.06%) Trend Analysis
6 16 (47.06%) Mentoring
6 16 (47.06%) Coaching
7 15 (44.12%) C++
8 12 (35.29%) Test Strategy
9 11 (32.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (32.35%) C#
10 10 (29.41%) Pair Programming
10 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
11 9 (26.47%) Java
12 6 (17.65%) .NET
12 6 (17.65%) Linux
12 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
12 6 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (14.71%) Cadence
14 4 (11.76%) Product Management
14 4 (11.76%) Degree
14 4 (11.76%) Threat Modelling
14 4 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
15 2 (5.88%) SDLC
15 2 (5.88%) Analytics
15 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 2 (5.88%) Load Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Test Automation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Architect
2 10 (29.41%) QA Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Software Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Test Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Graduate
4 6 (17.65%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) QA Test Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Quality Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) .NET Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Java Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) QA Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Senior QA Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior QA Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Quality Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) AIX
3 2 (5.88%) HPUX
3 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.88%) Solaris
3 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) Coaching
2 16 (47.06%) Mentoring
2 16 (47.06%) Test Management
2 16 (47.06%) Trend Analysis
3 12 (35.29%) Test Strategy
4 11 (32.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (29.41%) Pair Programming
5 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 6 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Product Management
7 4 (11.76%) Threat Modelling
8 2 (5.88%) Analytics
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.88%) Load Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.88%) SDLC
8 2 (5.88%) Security Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) Python
2 15 (44.12%) C++
3 11 (32.35%) C#
4 9 (26.47%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (64.71%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Sophos
2 5 (14.71%) Cadence
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 days ago