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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 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 7.73% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.64% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £30,000 - -
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
162 107 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 89.50% 87.70% 89.44%
Number of salaries quoted 85 106 130
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £52,500
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 29 August 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 42 (87.50%) Sophos
2 41 (85.42%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (83.33%) Windows
4 39 (81.25%) Coaching
5 38 (79.17%) Mentoring
6 36 (75.00%) C++
7 30 (62.50%) Pair Programming
8 28 (58.33%) Linux
8 28 (58.33%) Microsoft
9 26 (54.17%) Mac OS X
10 25 (52.08%) C
10 25 (52.08%) Secure Coding
10 25 (52.08%) Cross-Platform Development
11 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
12 16 (33.33%) Python
13 15 (31.25%) QA
14 9 (18.75%) Java
15 8 (16.67%) Data Mining
15 8 (16.67%) Test Management
15 8 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
16 5 (10.42%) Requirements Analysis
16 5 (10.42%) Test Strategy
16 5 (10.42%) C#
16 5 (10.42%) Cadence
17 4 (8.33%) Regression Testing
17 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
17 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
17 4 (8.33%) Product Management
17 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
17 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 19 (39.58%) Senior Software Engineer
3 14 (29.17%) QA Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior QA Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) QA Leader
5 5 (10.42%) Test Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Graduate
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Server Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Server Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Software QA Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) QA Test Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Quality Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.08%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.33%) User Experience
2 3 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Life Science
3 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 40 (83.33%) Windows
2 28 (58.33%) Linux
3 26 (54.17%) Mac OS X
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.08%) AIX
5 1 (2.08%) HPUX
5 1 (2.08%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (85.42%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (81.25%) Coaching
3 38 (79.17%) Mentoring
4 30 (62.50%) Pair Programming
5 25 (52.08%) Cross-Platform Development
5 25 (52.08%) Secure Coding
6 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
7 8 (16.67%) Test Management
7 8 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
8 5 (10.42%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (10.42%) Test Strategy
9 4 (8.33%) Product Management
9 4 (8.33%) Regression Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (8.33%) Use Case
10 3 (6.25%) Threat Modelling
10 3 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
11 2 (4.17%) Fuzz Testing
11 2 (4.17%) Integration Testing
11 2 (4.17%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (75.00%) C++
2 25 (52.08%) C
3 16 (33.33%) Python
4 9 (18.75%) Java
5 5 (10.42%) C#
6 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
1 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (87.50%) Sophos
2 28 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) Cadence