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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 47 58 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 30 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.20% 3.35% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.79% 4.14% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 0
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
626 628 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 87.68% 81.03% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 554 465 476
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) SQL
3 17 (44.74%) Java
4 14 (36.84%) C#
5 12 (31.58%) C++
5 12 (31.58%) HTML
5 12 (31.58%) PL/SQL
5 12 (31.58%) Oracle
5 12 (31.58%) JMS
5 12 (31.58%) DNS
5 12 (31.58%) Subversion
5 12 (31.58%) Spring
5 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
5 12 (31.58%) Release Management
5 12 (31.58%) JPA
5 12 (31.58%) Vaadin
6 11 (28.95%) HTML5
6 11 (28.95%) QA
6 11 (28.95%) Windows
6 11 (28.95%) ISEB
7 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
7 10 (26.32%) .NET
7 10 (26.32%) Selenium
7 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
8 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (23.68%) Internet
9 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
9 8 (21.05%) Kanban

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) DNS
2 9 (23.68%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Subversion
2 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 10 (26.32%) Selenium
3 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (13.16%) Ranorex
5 3 (7.89%) Gradle
5 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.89%) TestNG
5 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.26%) MSTest
6 2 (5.26%) NCover
6 2 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.63%) JIRA
7 1 (2.63%) TestComplete
7 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (18.42%) iGaming
1 7 (18.42%) Publishing
2 5 (13.16%) Games
2 5 (13.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.79%) .NET Development Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Development Manager
3 6 (15.79%) IT Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Development Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Scrum Master
4 5 (13.16%) Scrum Master
4 5 (13.16%) Test Automation Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Automation Tester
5 4 (10.53%) Mobile Tester
5 4 (10.53%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 4 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (10.53%) Tester
5 4 (10.53%) Web Automation Tester
5 4 (10.53%) Web Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
1 12 (31.58%) HTML
1 12 (31.58%) JMS
1 12 (31.58%) JPA
1 12 (31.58%) Spring
1 12 (31.58%) Vaadin
2 11 (28.95%) HTML5
3 10 (26.32%) .NET
4 7 (18.42%) Web Services
5 6 (15.79%) Gherkin
6 5 (13.16%) Flash
6 5 (13.16%) jQuery
7 4 (10.53%) JSON
7 4 (10.53%) SOAP
7 4 (10.53%) XML
8 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
8 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (7.89%) J2EE
8 3 (7.89%) JDBC
9 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Online Games
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Release Management
3 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 8 (21.05%) Kanban
4 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
5 7 (18.42%) Presales
5 7 (18.42%) TDD
6 6 (15.79%) Scrum
6 6 (15.79%) System Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Test Planning
7 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Coaching
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.89%) MVC
8 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
8 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) Java
3 14 (36.84%) C#
4 12 (31.58%) C++
4 12 (31.58%) PL/SQL
5 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) ISEB
2 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle
2 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
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