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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 116 92 118
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +26
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.20% 1.87% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 2.52% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 17
Average salary £25,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1232 1310 1557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.00% 74.35% 75.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1124 1437
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 19 December 2014. 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
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £25,500 -
Oxford -23 1 £21,000 -44.00%
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) XHTML
2 6 (54.55%) Velocity
2 6 (54.55%) FreeMarker
2 6 (54.55%) HTML5
2 6 (54.55%) CSS3
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) W3C
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) eggPlant
2 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 1 (9.09%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) UI Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Tester
4 1 (9.09%) UI Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) XHTML
1 6 (54.55%) Velocity
1 6 (54.55%) FreeMarker
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) HTML5
1 6 (54.55%) CSS3
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) W3C
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £19,000 to £23,000 per annum
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