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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank - 77 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.66% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £22,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
542 646 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 88.27% 84.67% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 507 520 682
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Game Development
4 2 (25.00%) Games
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) QA Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) QA Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Game Development
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
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