The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 65 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 4 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.61% 1.35% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.55% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 3
Median salary £33,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Automation 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
558 772 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 84.67% 87.13% 86.29%
Number of salaries quoted 467 645 548
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 £33,990 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Oxford region.

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Oxford

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Product Management
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (25.00%) Mapbox
4 2 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Life Science
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) Firmware
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Leaflet
4 2 (25.00%) Google Maps API
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js

Automation 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 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software QA Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) Google Maps API
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) Leaflet
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Life Science
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Product Management
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Mapbox
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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