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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 45 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 27 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.08% 1.45% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 1.68% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 1
Median salary £42,250 £45,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.11% +114.28%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
558 774 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 84.42% 86.10% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 465 645 540
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,904 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,500 £65,000
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 5 December 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) SQL
3 18 (37.50%) Java
4 17 (35.42%) C#
5 16 (33.33%) HTML
5 16 (33.33%) Subversion
5 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 14 (29.17%) Release Management
6 14 (29.17%) JPA
6 14 (29.17%) Spring
6 14 (29.17%) PL/SQL
6 14 (29.17%) C++
6 14 (29.17%) Oracle
6 14 (29.17%) JMS
6 14 (29.17%) DNS
6 14 (29.17%) Hibernate
6 14 (29.17%) Vaadin
7 13 (27.08%) Internet
7 13 (27.08%) QA
7 13 (27.08%) Selenium
8 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
8 11 (22.92%) TDD
8 11 (22.92%) HTML5
8 11 (22.92%) ISEB
8 11 (22.92%) Windows
9 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 10 (20.83%) .NET
9 10 (20.83%) Kanban
10 9 (18.75%) MySQL
10 9 (18.75%) Microsoft

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 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) DNS
2 13 (27.08%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.75%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 16 (33.33%) Subversion
2 13 (27.08%) Selenium
3 8 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (12.50%) Ranorex
5 4 (8.33%) PHPUnit
6 3 (6.25%) JIRA
6 3 (6.25%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.17%) Gradle
7 2 (4.17%) IntelliJ
7 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.17%) MSTest
7 2 (4.17%) NCover
7 2 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (4.17%) TestNG
7 2 (4.17%) Vagrant
7 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.08%) Appium
General
1 8 (16.67%) Games
2 7 (14.58%) iGaming
2 7 (14.58%) Publishing
3 6 (12.50%) Multimedia
4 5 (10.42%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (2.08%) Finance
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Music Industry
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Tester
4 7 (14.58%) Mobile Tester
4 7 (14.58%) Selenium Tester
4 7 (14.58%) Web Tester
5 6 (12.50%) .NET Development Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 6 (12.50%) Development Manager
5 6 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Agile Development Manager
6 5 (10.42%) Agile Scrum Master
6 5 (10.42%) Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) IT Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Scrum Master
6 5 (10.42%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 5 (10.42%) Test Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Test Automation Manager
6 5 (10.42%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) HTML
2 14 (29.17%) Hibernate
2 14 (29.17%) JMS
2 14 (29.17%) JPA
2 14 (29.17%) Spring
2 14 (29.17%) Vaadin
3 11 (22.92%) HTML5
4 10 (20.83%) .NET
5 6 (12.50%) CSS
5 6 (12.50%) Flash
5 6 (12.50%) jQuery
5 6 (12.50%) Web Services
6 5 (10.42%) Gherkin
7 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.25%) JSON
7 3 (6.25%) Laravel
7 3 (6.25%) SOAP
7 3 (6.25%) Symfony
7 3 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Online Games
2 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) CentOS
3 2 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) Release Management
3 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
3 11 (22.92%) TDD
4 10 (20.83%) Kanban
5 8 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 8 (16.67%) Scrum
5 8 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 7 (14.58%) Presales
6 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
7 6 (12.50%) Test Planning
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.42%) MVC
8 5 (10.42%) System Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.33%) OOP
10 3 (6.25%) BDD
10 3 (6.25%) DevOps
10 3 (6.25%) OO
10 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) SQL
2 18 (37.50%) Java
3 17 (35.42%) C#
4 14 (29.17%) C++
4 14 (29.17%) PL/SQL
5 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.58%) PHP
6 2 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) ISEB
2 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (10.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Oracle
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Facebook
3 2 (4.17%) Perforce
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Zend