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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 74 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.79% 0.78% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.99% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 18
Average salary £32,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.47% -5.00%
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
605 706 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.92% 78.44% 79.03%
Number of salaries quoted 485 627 671
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 4 May 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) OOP
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
5 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
5 3 (27.27%) Laravel
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Subversion
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) ISEB
5 3 (27.27%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) Internet
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
3 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
3 3 (27.27%) Subversion
4 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
4 2 (18.18%) PHPUnit
5 1 (9.09%) Selenium IDE
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) QA Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Software Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Tester
4 2 (18.18%) QA Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Test Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) Laravel
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) Symfony
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
2 5 (45.45%) OOP
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) Game Development
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Perforce
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