The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 97 112 85
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -27
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 30 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.85% 0.83% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 0.95% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 20
Average salary £41,750 £27,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.45% -26.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,350 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Automated Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1391 1260 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 85.71% 87.26% 83.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1065 1079
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Oxfordshire region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -6 11 £46,000 +104.44% 1
Abingdon - 9 £40,000 - 2
Banbury - 3 £37,500 - 1
Thame -2 2 £42,500 -29.16%
Kidlington - 2 £52,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing.

1 46 (83.64%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.91%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (47.27%) JavaScript
4 22 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 22 (40.00%) TDD
5 20 (36.36%) QA
6 19 (34.55%) HTML
6 19 (34.55%) CSS
7 18 (32.73%) XML
8 17 (30.91%) PHP
8 17 (30.91%) Pair Programming
9 16 (29.09%) HTML5
10 15 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (23.64%) Web Development
11 13 (23.64%) XSLT
12 12 (21.82%) Sass
12 12 (21.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (20.00%) Front End Development
13 11 (20.00%) C#
14 10 (18.18%) Scrum
14 10 (18.18%) Software Testing
14 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
14 10 (18.18%) Kanban
15 9 (16.36%) Manual Testing
16 8 (14.55%) Regression Testing
16 8 (14.55%) Java
16 8 (14.55%) Selenium
16 8 (14.55%) Test Strategy
16 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
16 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) Node.js
2 4 (7.27%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.82%) GitHub
4 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.91%) MySQL
3 5 (9.09%) Big Data
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
1 8 (14.55%) Selenium
2 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.73%) JIRA
3 5 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (9.09%) Mercurial
4 4 (7.27%) Grunt
4 4 (7.27%) HP UFT
4 4 (7.27%) Subversion
4 4 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.45%) Ant
5 3 (5.45%) gulp
5 3 (5.45%) RSpec
5 3 (5.45%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.64%) FitNesse
6 2 (3.64%) QARun
6 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.64%) TestDirector
6 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.64%) WinRunner
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Games
2 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Developer
2 14 (25.45%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Analyst
3 11 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 5 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) IT Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) IT Support
6 5 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Operations Support Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Web Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Web Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) CSS
1 19 (34.55%) HTML
2 18 (32.73%) XML
3 16 (29.09%) HTML5
4 13 (23.64%) XSLT
5 12 (21.82%) Sass
5 12 (21.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 6 (10.91%) .NET
8 5 (9.09%) Backbone.js
8 5 (9.09%) jQuery
9 4 (7.27%) Ajax
9 4 (7.27%) CSS3
9 4 (7.27%) Flash
9 4 (7.27%) LESS
10 3 (5.45%) JSON
10 3 (5.45%) MathML
10 3 (5.45%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (5.45%) SVG
10 3 (5.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Semantic Web
2 4 (7.27%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) IPTV
3 1 (1.82%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (83.64%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.91%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 22 (40.00%) TDD
4 17 (30.91%) Pair Programming
5 15 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (23.64%) Web Development
7 11 (20.00%) Front End Development
8 10 (18.18%) Kanban
8 10 (18.18%) Scrum
8 10 (18.18%) Software Testing
9 9 (16.36%) Manual Testing
10 8 (14.55%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (14.55%) Regression Testing
10 8 (14.55%) Test Strategy
11 7 (12.73%) Functional Testing
12 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
13 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (9.09%) Data Protection
13 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (47.27%) JavaScript
2 17 (30.91%) PHP
3 11 (20.00%) C#
4 8 (14.55%) Java
5 7 (12.73%) Perl
5 7 (12.73%) PowerShell
6 6 (10.91%) SQL
7 5 (9.09%) Python
8 3 (5.45%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (5.45%) Ruby
9 2 (3.64%) C++
9 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.64%) VBScript
10 1 (1.82%) C
10 1 (1.82%) VB
10 1 (1.82%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) ISEB
1 7 (12.73%) ISTQB
2 6 (10.91%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (36.36%) QA
2 5 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) HP
1 6 (10.91%) Sophos
2 5 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 5 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Google
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago