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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 58 65 84
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 24 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.17% 1.11% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 1.44% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
612 556 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 80.85% 77.01% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 466 479 630
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (77.42%) QA
3 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
3 20 (64.52%) TDD
4 18 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (48.39%) E-Commerce
6 13 (41.94%) Scrum
6 13 (41.94%) Pair Programming
6 13 (41.94%) Kanban
6 13 (41.94%) jQuery
7 12 (38.71%) NoSQL
7 12 (38.71%) CSS
7 12 (38.71%) HTML
8 11 (35.48%) PHP
9 10 (32.26%) MySQL
9 10 (32.26%) Selenium
9 10 (32.26%) Analytics
10 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
10 8 (25.81%) JSON
10 8 (25.81%) HTML5
10 8 (25.81%) Backbone.js
10 8 (25.81%) Ajax
11 7 (22.58%) XML
11 7 (22.58%) XSLT
11 7 (22.58%) C#
11 7 (22.58%) .NET
11 7 (22.58%) Node.js
11 7 (22.58%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (22.58%) Ember.js
11 7 (22.58%) Web Development

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 7 (22.58%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.23%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) NoSQL
2 10 (32.26%) MySQL
3 4 (12.90%) Big Data
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Selenium
2 5 (16.13%) Subversion
3 4 (12.90%) JIRA
3 4 (12.90%) WebDriver
3 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.68%) PHPUnit
4 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.23%) Grunt
General
1 4 (12.90%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) Web Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Lead Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Lead Web Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Front-End Web Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Senior QA Tester
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Web Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Tester
5 6 (19.35%) QA Tester
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Tester
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Test Leader
6 4 (12.90%) Software Testing Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Testing Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) QA Leader
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) jQuery
2 12 (38.71%) HTML
2 12 (38.71%) CSS
3 8 (25.81%) Ajax
3 8 (25.81%) JSON
3 8 (25.81%) HTML5
3 8 (25.81%) Backbone.js
3 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
4 7 (22.58%) Ember.js
4 7 (22.58%) XML
4 7 (22.58%) XSLT
4 7 (22.58%) .NET
5 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (9.68%) Laravel
6 3 (9.68%) Symfony
7 2 (6.45%) CSS3
7 2 (6.45%) Gherkin
7 2 (6.45%) Sass
7 2 (6.45%) LESS
8 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Semantic Web
2 3 (9.68%) Graphic Design
2 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) TDD
3 18 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (48.39%) E-Commerce
5 13 (41.94%) Scrum
5 13 (41.94%) Pair Programming
5 13 (41.94%) Kanban
6 10 (32.26%) Analytics
7 7 (22.58%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (22.58%) API Development
7 7 (22.58%) Manual Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Web Development
8 6 (19.35%) Regression Testing
9 4 (12.90%) MVC
9 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
10 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
10 3 (9.68%) OOP
11 2 (6.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
2 11 (35.48%) PHP
3 7 (22.58%) C#
4 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) Python
5 5 (16.13%) Java
5 5 (16.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ISEB
1 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (77.42%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VirtualBox
1 1 (3.23%) KVM
1 1 (3.23%) LXC
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Perforce
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
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