The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 72 70 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.33% 0.68% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 0.88% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 7
Average salary £33,750 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,800 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,750 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
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
609 567 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 80.77% 77.35% 78.15%
Number of salaries quoted 465 488 647
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 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Oxford

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Oxford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Test Scripting 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 Test Scripting.

1 10 (76.92%) C#
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) Regression Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
3 8 (61.54%) QA
4 6 (46.15%) Performance Testing
4 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
6 4 (30.77%) Selenium
7 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (23.08%) JIRA
7 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
7 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
7 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) ISEB
8 2 (15.38%) V-Model
8 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 1 (7.69%) Local Government
9 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Test Scripting 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 Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
1 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Software Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Tester
3 3 (23.08%) QA Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Test Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Senior QA Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
3 3 (23.08%) QA Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Product Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior QA Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Regression Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Performance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) V-Model
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
Oxford
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension and Medical C
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
The People Network
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago