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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 71 69 90
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 10 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.24% 1.17% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.48% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 1
Average salary £43,750 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.56% +10.00%
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
628 677 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 78.01% 78.90% 75.64%
Number of salaries quoted 521 616 642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 June 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (61.11%) TDD
4 10 (55.56%) jQuery
4 10 (55.56%) HTML
4 10 (55.56%) PHP
4 10 (55.56%) CSS
5 9 (50.00%) MySQL
5 9 (50.00%) QA
6 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (38.89%) OOP
7 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
8 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 6 (33.33%) Selenium
9 5 (27.78%) Manual Testing
9 5 (27.78%) Subversion
9 5 (27.78%) Linux
9 5 (27.78%) MVC
9 5 (27.78%) Laravel
10 4 (22.22%) Big Data
10 4 (22.22%) PHPUnit
10 4 (22.22%) Games
10 4 (22.22%) Scrum
10 4 (22.22%) C#
10 4 (22.22%) .NET
10 4 (22.22%) Java
10 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
10 4 (22.22%) Kanban
10 4 (22.22%) Semantic Web
10 4 (22.22%) Symfony

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 2 (11.11%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) Big Data
3 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (33.33%) Selenium
3 5 (27.78%) Subversion
4 4 (22.22%) PHPUnit
5 3 (16.67%) JIRA
5 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
6 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Tester
3 4 (22.22%) QA Tester
3 4 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Senior QA Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) QA Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) CSS
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
1 10 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (27.78%) Laravel
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) Symfony
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) XSLT
4 2 (11.11%) Ajax
4 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) Ember.js
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Semantic Web
2 3 (16.67%) Graphic Design
2 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (38.89%) OOP
5 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Manual Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Kanban
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
8 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Web Development
9 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (11.11%) API Development
10 1 (5.56%) Agile Testing
10 1 (5.56%) User Stories
10 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (5.56%) SDLC
10 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) PHP
3 4 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Perforce
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