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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 59 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 12 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.85% 1.14% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.32% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 3
Median salary £29,000 £48,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.58% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £50,000 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
567 608 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 87.37% 86.36% 89.20%
Number of salaries quoted 467 524 538
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £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 26 February 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) HTML
3 13 (32.50%) C#
4 12 (30.00%) SQL
4 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (27.50%) ISEB
5 11 (27.50%) Windows
6 10 (25.00%) Java
6 10 (25.00%) Selenium
6 10 (25.00%) TDD
7 9 (22.50%) Subversion
7 9 (22.50%) QA
8 8 (20.00%) Scrum
8 8 (20.00%) .NET
8 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (20.00%) CSS
8 8 (20.00%) HTML5
9 7 (17.50%) Vaadin
9 7 (17.50%) Gherkin
9 7 (17.50%) C++
9 7 (17.50%) MySQL
9 7 (17.50%) Oracle
9 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
9 7 (17.50%) PHP
9 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
9 7 (17.50%) JMS
9 7 (17.50%) DNS
9 7 (17.50%) Hibernate

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 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) DNS
1 7 (17.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) MySQL
3 2 (5.00%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (25.00%) Selenium
4 9 (22.50%) Subversion
5 4 (10.00%) PHPUnit
5 4 (10.00%) Ranorex
6 3 (7.50%) JIRA
7 2 (5.00%) IntelliJ
7 2 (5.00%) MSTest
7 2 (5.00%) NCover
7 2 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (5.00%) Vagrant
7 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.50%) Appium
8 1 (2.50%) Gradle
8 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.50%) JMeter
8 1 (2.50%) Maven
General
1 6 (15.00%) Games
2 5 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (10.00%) iGaming
3 4 (10.00%) Multimedia
3 4 (10.00%) Publishing
4 2 (5.00%) Finance
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Music Industry
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Test Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Tester
4 7 (17.50%) IT Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
5 6 (15.00%) PHP Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Mobile Tester
6 5 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Web Tester
7 4 (10.00%) .NET Development Manager
7 4 (10.00%) Automation Tester
7 4 (10.00%) Development Manager
7 4 (10.00%) QA Tester
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Development Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Junior Tester
8 3 (7.50%) Software Tester
8 3 (7.50%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) CSS
2 8 (20.00%) HTML5
3 7 (17.50%) Gherkin
3 7 (17.50%) Hibernate
3 7 (17.50%) JMS
3 7 (17.50%) JPA
3 7 (17.50%) Spring
3 7 (17.50%) Vaadin
4 5 (12.50%) jQuery
5 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (10.00%) Flash
5 4 (10.00%) Web Services
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.50%) Laravel
6 3 (7.50%) Symfony
7 2 (5.00%) CSLA.NET
7 2 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Online Games
2 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) CentOS
3 2 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) TDD
3 8 (20.00%) Scrum
4 7 (17.50%) Kanban
4 7 (17.50%) Manual Testing
4 7 (17.50%) Release Management
4 7 (17.50%) System Testing
5 6 (15.00%) MVC
5 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (12.50%) BDD
7 4 (10.00%) OOP
7 4 (10.00%) Presales
7 4 (10.00%) Test Planning
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.50%) DevOps
8 3 (7.50%) OO
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) C#
2 12 (30.00%) SQL
3 10 (25.00%) Java
4 7 (17.50%) C++
4 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.50%) PHP
4 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) ISEB
2 7 (17.50%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Facebook
3 2 (5.00%) Perforce
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Zend
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago