The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 56 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 21 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.74% 1.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 1.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
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 Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
609 611 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.40% 78.94% 75.34%
Number of salaries quoted 490 556 629
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Oxford region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Oxford

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (76.92%) QA
3 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
4 18 (69.23%) TDD
5 16 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
7 13 (50.00%) Pair Programming
7 13 (50.00%) Scrum
7 13 (50.00%) Kanban
8 12 (46.15%) jQuery
8 12 (46.15%) PHP
9 11 (42.31%) HTML
9 11 (42.31%) CSS
10 9 (34.62%) NoSQL
10 9 (34.62%) Analytics
11 7 (26.92%) MySQL
11 7 (26.92%) JSON
11 7 (26.92%) Ajax
11 7 (26.92%) API Development
11 7 (26.92%) Node.js
11 7 (26.92%) Magento
12 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
12 6 (23.08%) Web Development
12 6 (23.08%) HTML5
12 6 (23.08%) Backbone.js
12 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (23.08%) Ember.js
12 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
12 6 (23.08%) Selenium

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) NoSQL
2 7 (26.92%) MySQL
3 4 (15.38%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.85%) HBase
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Selenium
2 5 (19.23%) Subversion
3 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
3 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (11.54%) PHPUnit
4 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
4 3 (11.54%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (11.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) Web Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Lead Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Lead Web Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Front-End Web Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Web Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
6 5 (19.23%) Tester
6 5 (19.23%) QA Tester
7 4 (15.38%) Senior QA Tester
7 4 (15.38%) Senior Tester
8 3 (11.54%) Test Leader
8 3 (11.54%) QA Leader
8 3 (11.54%) Software Tester
9 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
9 2 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
9 2 (7.69%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) jQuery
2 11 (42.31%) HTML
2 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 7 (26.92%) JSON
3 7 (26.92%) Ajax
4 6 (23.08%) HTML5
4 6 (23.08%) Backbone.js
4 6 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (23.08%) Ember.js
4 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 6 (23.08%) XML
4 6 (23.08%) XSLT
5 5 (19.23%) .NET
6 4 (15.38%) Laravel
7 3 (11.54%) Symfony
8 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (3.85%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Semantic Web
2 3 (11.54%) Graphic Design
2 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) TDD
3 16 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
5 13 (50.00%) Pair Programming
5 13 (50.00%) Scrum
5 13 (50.00%) Kanban
6 9 (34.62%) Analytics
7 7 (26.92%) API Development
8 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Web Development
8 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (15.38%) OOP
9 4 (15.38%) MVC
10 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
11 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
12 1 (3.85%) BDD
12 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
12 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) PHP
3 5 (19.23%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
1 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (76.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VirtualBox
1 1 (3.85%) KVM
1 1 (3.85%) LXC
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Perforce
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
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