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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 53 73 81
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 21 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.21% 1.24% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 1.43% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 0
Median salary £28,750 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
569 629 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 86.87% 86.40% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 458 541 544
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 £70,000 £65,000
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 20 February 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Oxford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 February 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%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
2 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (43.75%) Windows
3 12 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 11 (34.38%) Finance
4 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
4 11 (34.38%) Degree
4 11 (34.38%) Selenium
5 10 (31.25%) Mobile App
6 9 (28.13%) Defect Tracking
6 9 (28.13%) QA
6 9 (28.13%) Software Testing
7 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 7 (21.88%) Automation Testing
8 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
8 7 (21.88%) Banking
9 6 (18.75%) Automated Testing
9 6 (18.75%) JIRA
10 5 (15.63%) C#
10 5 (15.63%) Load Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
11 4 (12.50%) BDD
11 4 (12.50%) TestComplete
11 4 (12.50%) HTML5
11 4 (12.50%) Test Automation

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 11 (34.38%) Selenium
2 6 (18.75%) JIRA
3 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
4 4 (12.50%) Ranorex
4 4 (12.50%) TestComplete
5 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
6 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.13%) JMeter
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
2 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.50%) Games
3 4 (12.50%) Multimedia
4 3 (9.38%) Marketing
5 2 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Tester
2 9 (28.13%) Automation Tester
3 8 (25.00%) Junior
4 7 (21.88%) Web Automation Tester
4 7 (21.88%) Web Tester
5 6 (18.75%) Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Test Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Consultant
6 5 (15.63%) Junior Tester
6 5 (15.63%) Test Consultant
7 4 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) Manual Tester
8 3 (9.38%) Mobile Tester
8 3 (9.38%) Product Consultant
8 3 (9.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 3 (9.38%) Selenium Tester
8 3 (9.38%) Software Tester
8 3 (9.38%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Flash
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
1 4 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Online Games
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.38%) Xbox
5 2 (6.25%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 9 (28.13%) Defect Tracking
2 9 (28.13%) Software Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (21.88%) Automation Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Automated Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Load Testing
7 4 (12.50%) BDD
7 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.50%) Test Planning
8 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (9.38%) Functional Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
8 3 (9.38%) SEO
8 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.38%) Web Design
9 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 5 (15.63%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) C++
4 2 (6.25%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
1 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.50%) ISEB
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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Salary: £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
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Posted: 17 days ago