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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 70 76 90
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.49% 0.80% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.94% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -14.47%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
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
553 639 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 89.63% 84.75% 85.14%
Number of salaries quoted 519 511 686
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) Kanban
1 8 (47.06%) Sass
2 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) Subversion
3 5 (29.41%) Release Management
4 4 (23.53%) MathML
4 4 (23.53%) System Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Semantic Web
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Pair Programming
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) Ant
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) XSD
4 4 (23.53%) Flash
4 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
4 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 4 (23.53%) MySQL
4 4 (23.53%) SVG
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) User Stories
4 4 (23.53%) Grunt

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 4 (23.53%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Big Data
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
3 4 (23.53%) Ant
3 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 4 (23.53%) Grunt
3 4 (23.53%) gulp
3 4 (23.53%) RSpec
4 2 (11.76%) FitNesse
4 2 (11.76%) JIRA
4 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
4 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Automation Developer
3 4 (23.53%) PHP Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Web Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Web Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Web Applications Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Web Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Development Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Development Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Development Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Sass
2 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) Flash
2 4 (23.53%) Haml
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) MathML
2 4 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (23.53%) SVG
2 4 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) XSD
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.88%) JDBC
4 1 (5.88%) JMS
4 1 (5.88%) JPA
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) Vaadin
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) Kanban
2 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) Release Management
4 4 (23.53%) Active Record
4 4 (23.53%) API Development
4 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 4 (23.53%) Line Management
4 4 (23.53%) Pair Programming
4 4 (23.53%) System Testing
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
4 4 (23.53%) User Stories
5 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) CoffeeScript
2 4 (23.53%) PHP
2 4 (23.53%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle