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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 76 74 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 10 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.31% 0.67% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.77% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 16
Average salary £46,000 £22,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+104.44% -48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,300 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £28,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
646 650 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 84.78% 87.01% 82.94%
Number of salaries quoted 545 534 524
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (50.00%) Sass
4 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 10 (41.67%) Kanban
4 10 (41.67%) TDD
5 8 (33.33%) Scrum
5 8 (33.33%) HTML
5 8 (33.33%) CSS
6 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
6 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
6 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
7 6 (25.00%) MySQL
7 6 (25.00%) Pair Programming
8 5 (20.83%) PHP
8 5 (20.83%) XML
8 5 (20.83%) Node.js
8 5 (20.83%) HTML5
8 5 (20.83%) Backbone.js
8 5 (20.83%) Big Data
8 5 (20.83%) jQuery
8 5 (20.83%) Semantic Web
8 5 (20.83%) API Development
9 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
9 4 (16.67%) User Stories
9 4 (16.67%) Grunt
9 4 (16.67%) Line Management
9 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (16.67%) System Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (20.83%) Node.js
2 4 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Fireworks
2 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.17%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
2 6 (25.00%) MySQL
3 5 (20.83%) Big Data
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.67%) Grunt
2 4 (16.67%) Subversion
3 3 (12.50%) Ant
3 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.50%) gulp
3 3 (12.50%) RSpec
3 3 (12.50%) Selenium
3 3 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 2 (8.33%) FitNesse
4 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Developer
3 5 (20.83%) PHP Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Web Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Web Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Web Applications Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Web Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (12.50%) UI Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Web UI Developer
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Development Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Sass
2 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 8 (33.33%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) Backbone.js
4 5 (20.83%) HTML5
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
4 5 (20.83%) XML
5 4 (16.67%) .NET
5 4 (16.67%) Ajax
5 4 (16.67%) CSS3
5 4 (16.67%) Flash
5 4 (16.67%) LESS
6 3 (12.50%) Haml
6 3 (12.50%) JSON
6 3 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (12.50%) MathML
6 3 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (12.50%) SVG
6 3 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Semantic Web
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (41.67%) Kanban
3 10 (41.67%) TDD
4 8 (33.33%) Scrum
5 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
6 6 (25.00%) Pair Programming
7 5 (20.83%) API Development
8 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
8 4 (16.67%) Line Management
8 4 (16.67%) OO
8 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (16.67%) System Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 4 (16.67%) User Stories
9 3 (12.50%) Active Record
9 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (12.50%) Release Management
10 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (8.33%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) PHP
3 4 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
4 3 (12.50%) Python
4 3 (12.50%) Ruby
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago