The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 62 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.66% 0.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
580 627 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 87.35% 86.48% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 471 543 544
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 £35,000 £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%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Oxford

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Oxford

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (85.71%) QA
1 12 (85.71%) Selenium
2 11 (78.57%) Software Testing
3 10 (71.43%) BDD
3 10 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
4 9 (64.29%) TDD
5 8 (57.14%) JIRA
5 8 (57.14%) Release Management
5 8 (57.14%) Manual Testing
5 8 (57.14%) Android
5 8 (57.14%) HP
5 8 (57.14%) HP UFT
5 8 (57.14%) Project Management
5 8 (57.14%) Windows
5 8 (57.14%) Risk Management
5 8 (57.14%) Publishing
5 8 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (57.14%) Demand Management
5 8 (57.14%) Waterfall
5 8 (57.14%) Software Delivery
5 8 (57.14%) SDLC
5 8 (57.14%) Zephyr
5 8 (57.14%) Virtual Team Management
5 8 (57.14%) Virtual Team
6 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
7 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
8 2 (14.29%) Analytics
8 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement

Test Automation
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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Selenium
2 8 (57.14%) HP UFT
2 8 (57.14%) JIRA
2 8 (57.14%) Zephyr
3 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) Appium
4 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (57.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Head of QA
1 8 (57.14%) Head of Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) QA Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior QA Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software QA Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
5 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Virtual Team
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Life Science
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
2 8 (57.14%) Android
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Software Testing
3 10 (71.43%) BDD
3 10 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (64.29%) TDD
5 8 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (57.14%) Demand Management
5 8 (57.14%) Manual Testing
5 8 (57.14%) Project Management
5 8 (57.14%) Release Management
5 8 (57.14%) Risk Management
5 8 (57.14%) SDLC
5 8 (57.14%) Software Delivery
5 8 (57.14%) Virtual Team Management
5 8 (57.14%) Waterfall
6 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Product Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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