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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 79 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.10% 0.75% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.93% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 8
Median salary £49,500 £43,750 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.14% -0.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
662 642 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 90.93% 79.85% 83.62%
Number of salaries quoted 582 537 656
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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
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 26 June 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
1 7 (58.33%) XML
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 6 (50.00%) Release Management
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Ant
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) XSD
4 4 (33.33%) Flash
4 4 (33.33%) Ruby
4 4 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (33.33%) SVG
4 4 (33.33%) QA
4 4 (33.33%) MathML
4 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (33.33%) RSpec
4 4 (33.33%) Haml
4 4 (33.33%) Active Record
4 4 (33.33%) CoffeeScript
4 4 (33.33%) Sass
4 4 (33.33%) Grunt
4 4 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (33.33%) gulp
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (33.33%) Ant
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) Grunt
3 4 (33.33%) gulp
3 4 (33.33%) RSpec
4 3 (25.00%) Gradle
4 3 (25.00%) Selenium
4 3 (25.00%) TestNG
4 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (8.33%) TestComplete
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Ruby Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) Flash
3 4 (33.33%) Haml
3 4 (33.33%) MathML
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (33.33%) Sass
3 4 (33.33%) SVG
3 4 (33.33%) XSD
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) J2EE
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) JSON
4 3 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (16.67%) JDBC
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Release Management
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Active Record
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle