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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 51 95 76
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -19
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 20 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.01% 0.72% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 0.82% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 1
Median salary £27,500 £23,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -24.60%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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
562 730 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 84.51% 88.16% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 441 611 538
Median salary £42,500 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Oxford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Test Scripting 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 Scripting.

1 16 (50.00%) Windows
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
2 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 12 (37.50%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) Selenium
4 11 (34.38%) Degree
4 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
4 11 (34.38%) Manual Testing
5 10 (31.25%) Mobile App
5 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
5 10 (31.25%) Regression Testing
6 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (28.13%) Defect Tracking
7 8 (25.00%) QA
7 8 (25.00%) Banking
7 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (21.88%) C#
8 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
8 7 (21.88%) JIRA
8 7 (21.88%) Automation Testing
9 6 (18.75%) Ranorex
9 6 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (18.75%) Test Planning
9 6 (18.75%) HTML5
9 6 (18.75%) ISEB
9 6 (18.75%) Online Games
9 6 (18.75%) Multimedia

Test Scripting
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 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Selenium
2 7 (21.88%) JIRA
3 6 (18.75%) Ranorex
4 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
5 4 (12.50%) TestComplete
6 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
2 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (18.75%) Games
3 6 (18.75%) Multimedia
4 3 (9.38%) Marketing
5 2 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Tester
2 11 (34.38%) Automation Tester
3 9 (28.13%) Web Automation Tester
3 9 (28.13%) Web Tester
4 8 (25.00%) Junior
5 5 (15.63%) Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) Junior Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Mobile Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Selenium Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Test Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Test Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Manual Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Product Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Software Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Tester
7 2 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Flash
1 6 (18.75%) HTML
1 6 (18.75%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (18.75%) Online Games
4 3 (9.38%) Xbox
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Manual Testing
2 10 (31.25%) Regression Testing
2 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) Defect Tracking
4 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
4 7 (21.88%) Automation Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Test Planning
6 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) BDD
7 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (9.38%) Functional Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Load Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) SEO
7 3 (9.38%) Web Design
8 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
8 2 (6.25%) Product Management
8 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 7 (21.88%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) C++
4 3 (9.38%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
1 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
2 6 (18.75%) ISEB
2 6 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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