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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 79 112 123
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +11
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 32 33 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.38% 1.70% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 1.96% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 2
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £23,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +93.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,500 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £52,000 £25,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
1152 1684 1310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 85.78% 86.54% 85.12%
Number of salaries quoted 913 1356 1097
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 7 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +42 26 £40,000 -11.11%
Witney - 2 £32,500 -
Kidlington +5 1 £28,000 -46.15%
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.93%) SQL
3 19 (32.76%) Subversion
3 19 (32.76%) Git (software)
4 18 (31.03%) C#
5 17 (29.31%) HTML
5 17 (29.31%) Java
5 17 (29.31%) Selenium
6 14 (24.14%) Release Management
6 14 (24.14%) QA
6 14 (24.14%) Spring
6 14 (24.14%) DNS
6 14 (24.14%) Hibernate
6 14 (24.14%) C++
6 14 (24.14%) PL/SQL
6 14 (24.14%) Oracle
6 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
6 14 (24.14%) JMS
6 14 (24.14%) Manual Testing
6 14 (24.14%) JPA
6 14 (24.14%) Vaadin
7 13 (22.41%) Test Scripting
7 13 (22.41%) Windows
7 13 (22.41%) Internet
7 13 (22.41%) Software Testing
8 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 12 (20.69%) ISEB
8 12 (20.69%) HTML5
9 11 (18.97%) Kanban
9 11 (18.97%) Scrum

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.72%) Drupal
2 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.14%) DNS
2 13 (22.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) MariaDB
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) Git (software)
1 19 (32.76%) Subversion
2 17 (29.31%) Selenium
3 9 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (10.34%) Ranorex
5 5 (8.62%) PHPUnit
6 4 (6.90%) JIRA
7 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
7 3 (5.17%) MSTest
7 3 (5.17%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.45%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.45%) NCover
8 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
8 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.72%) Appium
9 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.72%) Moq
9 1 (1.72%) NUnit
9 1 (1.72%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (13.79%) Games
2 7 (12.07%) iGaming
2 7 (12.07%) Marketing
2 7 (12.07%) Publishing
3 6 (10.34%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.45%) Finance
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Music Industry
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Developer
2 17 (29.31%) Tester
3 14 (24.14%) Java Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Automation Tester
5 9 (15.52%) Junior
5 9 (15.52%) Selenium Tester
6 8 (13.79%) Analyst
6 8 (13.79%) Junior Tester
6 8 (13.79%) Software Tester
6 8 (13.79%) Test Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) Mobile Tester
7 7 (12.07%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Web Tester
8 6 (10.34%) .NET Development Manager
8 6 (10.34%) Development Manager
8 6 (10.34%) PHP Developer
8 6 (10.34%) QA Tester
9 5 (8.62%) Agile Development Manager
9 5 (8.62%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.31%) HTML
2 14 (24.14%) Hibernate
2 14 (24.14%) JMS
2 14 (24.14%) JPA
2 14 (24.14%) Spring
2 14 (24.14%) Vaadin
3 12 (20.69%) HTML5
4 11 (18.97%) .NET
5 8 (13.79%) CSS
6 7 (12.07%) jQuery
7 6 (10.34%) Flash
7 6 (10.34%) Web Services
8 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
8 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (6.90%) Gherkin
8 4 (6.90%) Laravel
8 4 (6.90%) Symfony
9 3 (5.17%) Behat
9 3 (5.17%) CSS3
9 3 (5.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Online Games
2 4 (6.90%) User Experience
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) CentOS
3 2 (3.45%) Unix
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Vista
3 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.14%) Manual Testing
2 14 (24.14%) Release Management
3 13 (22.41%) Software Testing
3 13 (22.41%) Test Scripting
4 11 (18.97%) Kanban
4 11 (18.97%) Scrum
4 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
4 11 (18.97%) TDD
5 7 (12.07%) Presales
6 6 (10.34%) MVC
6 6 (10.34%) System Testing
6 6 (10.34%) Test Planning
7 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.62%) OO
7 5 (8.62%) OOP
8 4 (6.90%) BDD
8 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Email Marketing
9 3 (5.17%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) SQL
2 18 (31.03%) C#
3 17 (29.31%) Java
4 14 (24.14%) C++
4 14 (24.14%) PL/SQL
5 8 (13.79%) PHP
6 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) ISEB
2 6 (10.34%) ISTQB
2 6 (10.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (8.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Oracle
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.45%) Facebook
3 2 (3.45%) Perforce
3 2 (3.45%) Zend
4 1 (1.72%) SAP