The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 62 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 12 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.55% - 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% - 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 7
Average salary £50,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 - £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 - £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
589 712 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.20% 73.71% 72.57%
Number of salaries quoted 536 615 452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Automated Testing
Oxfordshire

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 25 July 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (50.00%) CSS
2 9 (45.00%) OO
2 9 (45.00%) XHTML
2 9 (45.00%) Velocity
2 9 (45.00%) FreeMarker
2 9 (45.00%) HTML5
2 9 (45.00%) CSS3
3 8 (40.00%) Selenium
4 7 (35.00%) MySQL
5 6 (30.00%) W3C
5 6 (30.00%) QA
5 6 (30.00%) JIRA
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) ISEB
6 5 (25.00%) PHP
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (20.00%) Windows
7 4 (20.00%) Apache
7 4 (20.00%) IIS
7 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
8 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (15.00%) jQuery
8 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Spanish Language
9 2 (10.00%) Degree
9 2 (10.00%) Web Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) IIS
1 4 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Selenium
2 6 (30.00%) JIRA
3 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.00%) JMeter
5 1 (5.00%) Subversion
5 1 (5.00%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (5.00%) WinRunner
5 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
5 1 (5.00%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
1 2 (10.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) UI Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Tester
3 6 (30.00%) QA Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (10.00%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) CSS
2 9 (45.00%) XHTML
2 9 (45.00%) Velocity
2 9 (45.00%) FreeMarker
2 9 (45.00%) HTML5
2 9 (45.00%) CSS3
3 3 (15.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) Symfony
4 1 (5.00%) Ajax
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) W3C
2 1 (5.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) OO
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Web Testing
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
6 1 (5.00%) Kanban
6 1 (5.00%) Game Development
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) DSDM
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) PHP
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ISEB
1 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) Siebel
1 1 (5.00%) HP
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix
1 1 (5.00%) Perforce
1 1 (5.00%) Facebook
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Performance Related Incentive Sche
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + final salary pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago